THIS WEEK WESTHAM COMMUNITY NEWS: Our beloved village pond

COMMUNITY Langney Community Library: Grand Opening

BUSINESS Media Release: Art Gallery for the Bay


Smuggler’s Inn, Pevensey Looking for casual kitchen and waiting staff for some weekday evenings and weekends at The Smugglers, please call 01323 762112 and ask for Petra or Nuala…. —Smuggler’s inn, Pevensey, 17 February 2019 A massive thank you to everyone who came along to our launch night. We were delighted with the support and […]


image credit: Jayne Howard When Sussex Police were in the village last week more information was offered to residents about the Community Speedwatch scheme. Bay Life understands that the scheme is being set up to cover Westham, Pevensey and Pevensey Bay, information that was confirmed in a post by Sussex Police thanking volunteers that opened […]


Image credit: black and gray cork remover: tasting, taste, serving. raw pixel on unsplash SMALL ARTY VILLAGE WITH A PICTURE HOOK PROBLEM This evening we have received the following media release from the group responsible for the foundation of an art gallery in Pevensey Bay—Congratulations to the team responsible for this foundation, what great news […]


We are reliably informed that Ian Gallagher, with his ‘Classic Bublé, the new swing experience’, added a special element to his performance last last night with a rendition of Nessun Dorma, to a standing ovation at the sell out evening. The evening which saw the Bay Hotel, with the building nominated by manager Karen Hudson […]


WEEKEND PREVIEW: LISTEN TO BOOGIE STREET HERE ON SOUNDCLOUD The latest preview on Soundcloud is available this weekend from local singer/songwriter Peter Barron who lives in Pevensey Bay. The Pevensey Bay Journal, which closely follows his work said, “we are all of us in the gutter of punk, but some of us are looking at […]


image credit: Westham Community News The question of what to do about Westham Village Pond has entertained and exasperated the community of Westham in equal measure. Campaigners have argued that Westham Parish Council has mis-managed the pond over many years. In October last year the BBC came calling to investigate why the pond has not […]


Saturday 16 February From 8:30pm THE BLACKHEART OUTLAWS LIVE @ Pevensey Bay Aqua Bar and Grill: A five piece Americana / Heartland rock band originally formed with the intention of being a Black Crowes tribute, but now embracing the whole genre. More on the Blackhearts Facebook page here The Aqua Bar and Grill, Pevensey Bay […]


image credit: Pevensey Business Advertiser A new online business service has been founded in Pevensey Bay this weekend. The new service looks set to add value to local businesses by offering the opportunity for all kinds of local professionals to promote what they do free of charge. Local business communities online of this description can […]


Wealden District Councillor, Dianne Dear, has called in plans for a further 46 static caravans at Park Holidays UK site in Pevensey Bay Dianne, who has been a Wealden District Councilor for 16 years, told the Pevensey Bay Journal this morning (16 February) “I called in the decision because I didn’t agree there should be any […]


image credit: Chris Racher: Vehicles of Yesteryear 2017 Local cafe to launch a ‘streaming local news headline’ service The service which is to be piloted from Monday (18 February) will see local news headlines ‘streaming’ across two TV screens at the Bayside Diner in the style of the ‘breaking news captions’ . New owners of […]


Classic Bublé, Ian Gallagher, the new swing experience at the Bay Hotel, has sold out. The new monthly shows have got off to a kicking start as the event has sold out with weeks. Talking to the Pevensey Bay Journal today (15 February), manager of the Bay Hotel, Karen Hudson said, “we have sold out […]


image credit: Jayne Howard Mobile Police Station Pevensey Bay… Our mobile Police station visited St Wilfrid’s Church, Pevensey Bay on Tuesday the 13th. Thank you to the Church Hall volunteers for opening their doors to us! PCSOs Choppin and Lewis from Wealden, and Steve O’Connell from Community Speed watch were in attendance to answer questions, […]


AQUA BAR EVENTS HOMEPAGE EVENTS PROGRAMME 2019: Aqua Bar & Grill, Pevensey Bay The Aqua Bar Ethos: Seated garden area opening directly onto the beach. For families, friends and the place to make friends. Eat and drink and enjoy the special Aqua Bar ethos in good company. Julie and Jeremy would like to extend a […]


A WORLDWIDE celebration of children and young people who have experience in care will be marked in East Sussex with a call for more carers.—East Sussex County Council 13 February 2019 East Sussex County Council’s fostering service is using Care Day on February 15 to encourage families and individuals to consider giving a loving home […]


click to enlarge Regular correspondence and pictures from Lynda Leventon [nee Love], daughter of Stan and Muriel Love, landlords of the Bay Hotel 1954—71 To Journal and Karen Hudson, manager Bay Hotel Susan and Lynda Love,[outside the hotel] ,daughters of Stan and Muriel who were landlords..1954-1974 Jack Capstick of Scotland Yard signing autographs inside, and […]