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THIS WEEK WESTHAM COMMUNITY NEWS: Our beloved village pond


COMMUNITY Langney Community Library: Grand Opening


BUSINESS Media Release: Art Gallery for the Bay

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Congratulations to East Sussex County Council for keeping the community in the loop with their information about what is happening with the flood damaged library in Pevensey Bay. People that criticise the activities of county councils (quite rightly in many cases) need to look at the other side of the coin. With the net now […]

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The next Gateway talk at St. Nicolas Church, Pevensey, by Dr. Geoffrey Mead, lead tutor with the Pevensey Timeline project takes place today (Wednesday April 22) ‘A man may have constant employ’: Work patterns of Sussex and how they impact on the Pevensey area’ is his theme. Talking to the Pevensey Timeline Association he explained;”the […]

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Congratulations to the team behind the Pevensey Information Day last Saturday (11 April) It was a well organised event with up to 30 local community based groups showing their wares, from the Inkspot writing group, through to the Parish Pump and the local branch of the British Legion. In evidence also was everyone from the […]

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HUSTINGS EVENT: LET BEXHILL AND BATTLE COMMENCE PRIORY COURT HOTEL, Tuesday 14 April 2015 I just wanted to say a huge ‘thank you’ for having the vision and the get-up-and-go to organise this and make it happen. I enjoyed it tremendously as the Conservative candidate and the audience seemed to as well. It gave everyone […]

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We are delighted to be able to reveal that the moderator of ‘Let Bexhill and Battle Commence’, the unique hustings event at Priory Court Hotel, this Tuesday (April 14), is George Pitcher. George is a journalist, author, public relations pioneer and an Anglican priest. . He is currently Editor-in-Chief of International Business Times UK, a […]

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Bexhill and Battle Constituency Election 2015 Thank you to everyone that has booked to come to the Bay Life Sponsored Hustings event at the Priory Court Hotel, next Tuesday (14 April) as part of the local Election Debate for Election 2015. All the candidates, all the issues, for what may well be the most important […]

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Fears for future of the library in Pevensey Bay grew over Easter as it became clear that all the books have been removed from the shelves in the building The useful column on the life and times of Pevensey Bay, in the Eastbourne Herald, written by local resident, Robert Slater, drew attention to the latest […]

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The Old Thatched Cottage previously the Old Pevensey School and later to become Bridge Farm THIS WEEK: FEATURES AND OPINION Frances Brown, Pevensey Timeline Association At the east end of Church Lane is a red brick building with a sign that says ‘old school house 1876′. It is actually the new school, built behind the […]

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Pevensey Timeline Association 16 March 2015 From shifting geological landscapes to the agricultural changes that have shaped Sussex, the talks of Dr. Geoffrey Mead have lit a spark with local historical research that has ignited interest amongst residents from across our communities Today (Monday 16 March) it is time for the Castle and Cottages to […]

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On 13 November 1865, the beaching of a 71 foot long Finback Whale, the weight of eight double decker bushes, brought crowds to Pevensey Bay Estimates vary about the number of people that came to see the whale, with some newspaper reports suggesting that as many as 40,000 people witnessed the event. The incident was […]

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Not the answer that we wanted to hear, but good to see the public relations department at East Sussex County Council is responding to enquiries from local people about the situation at Pevensey Bay Library. As many local residents are aware the library has been closed since January because of flooding. An update of the […]

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New business sees more pizzazz back in the Bay NEW BUSINESS, Over the Moon, at 2, North Road Pevensey Bay, launched last night (March 9) with a celebration that saw local businesses and residents coming to support the party wares outlet that is stocked full of possibilities for everything from parties to anniversaries, birthdays and […]

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Concern is beginning to grow amongst local residents about the future of Pevensey Bay Library The absence of information from East Sussex County Council is beginning to irritate and in some cases, anger, local residents. Talking to Bay Life, one reader said, “do any of your team have any news about the library closure in […]

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Let Bexhill and Battle Commence GENERAL ELECTION 2015—UNIQUE HUSTINGS EVENT PRIORY COURT HOTEL, PEVENSEY Tuesday 14 April 2015, 6:30pm—9:30pm

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East Sussex Library and Information Service Hi Simon. The library was forced to close last week due to flooding and will remain closed for the foreseeable future, but we are working to fix the problem. In the meantime you’re welcome to use any of our other libraries, or you can renew your items via our […]