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COMMUNITY UPDATE: Pevensey Mini History Festival

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image cerdit: Aranxa Esteve/Unsplash The excitement about the possibility of another Pevfest being put on in the community might be palpable, but clearly there would be a number of challenges. Some big questions about the event would need to be addressed at the committee planning stage.—Bay Life, 12 August 2019 Dianne Dear, who is the […]


Huw Merriman, MP for Bexhill and Battle re: Will the Brexit Party put up a candidate against Huw Merriman in the ‘safe’ constituency of Bexhill and Battle? How will the people of Pevensey Bay vote if a General Election is called? I found your article interesting, about whether the Brexit Party will challenge Huw Merriman. […]


image credit: Huw Merriman, MP for Bexhill and Battle The prospect of a General Election being called in the next few months seems to increase, almost on a daily basis. There seems to be every possibility that this country will leave the European Union on 31 October without a deal. Government and the country is in […]


Wind speeds of up to 49mph (08:30) are being recorded in Pevensey Bay this morning, Saturday August 10. Winds are predicted to increase to 52mph in the next few hours by the Met Office. More details here. Wind speeds are predicted with gusts between 40-50mph through the day, dropping to 26mph at 20:00. Overnight the […]


image credit Amy Shamblen/Unsplash, multicoloured paper ice cream decor The old newsagents and mini-convenience store in the Eastbourne Road is currently closed. The shop floor is marked by broken shop fittings, with wires and empty fridges on display inside. A crack on the front window is taped up and in the last few days the […]


Autograph to Lynda Leventon from Tony Hancock, who stayed at the Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay. The daughter of the landlord of the Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay from 1952-1971, Lynda Leventon, has written to us today (9 August) to say that she has discovered a series of personal autographs and dedications to her that […]


image credit: Inside Housing Eastbourne Borough Council and Lewes District Council (6 August) are appealing for photos, stories and memories for an exhibition to celebrate 100 years of social housing. This year marks the centenary anniversary of the Addison Act, which saw the start of large-scale social housing in the UK. Christopher Addison was the […]


image credit: Pevensey Court House Museum Congratulations to Pevensey Court House Museum for organising this mini-festival. Talking to us today (8 August), tbe museum said that they may consider extending the profiling of the mini festival to Pevensey Bay next year. Great idea for a homegrown annual event. —Bay Lfe 8 August 2019 Pevensey Mini […]


image credit: Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash Pevensey and Westham Gardening Club Annual Flower Show is at St Wilfrid’s Hall this Saturday 10th August open to the public P.M. —Çhristine Pollard, 8 August 2019


Since 2003 Radio Airbourne has been the soundtrack to the Eastbourne international airshow. Radio Airbourne broadcasts live throughout the event from 06:30 Hrs- 22:00 Hrs, keeping listeners up to date with the latest airshow news, interviews, travel reports plus full flying display commentaries; along with the best music and specialist shows from our DJs during […]


Local people are invited to come along and hear from faith leaders about faith perspectives in health and care at an exciting interfaith event to celebrate National Inclusion Week. On Monday 23 September 2019, a panel of faith leaders from across East Sussex will gather to discuss how all faiths and none may influence the […]


Post by Sharnfold Farm: 7 August 2019 www.sharnfoldfarm.co.uk assistant manager is on maternity leave e are looking for an enthusiastic person who enjoys working in a busy environment to help manage our wonderful team whilst our existing assistant manager is on maternity leave. Responsible for stock control, management of staff, product displays, taking deliveries, dealing […]


I thought it might be interesting for your readers to hear about and see the photographic work I have just submitted for my photography degree at the University of Hertfordshire. I have spent the last year photographing the beautiful weathered groyne posts on the Pevensey Bay Beach. I reproduced these photographs on delicate semi-transparent fabric […]


image credit: Harper Hair Co In the first of a series of new feature interviews Bay Life talks to Linda Johnson who is the owner of Bereton Designs based in the heart of inside trader Brighton in the North Laine. Linda creates exquisite work with dresses and garments and shoes. She lives here in Pevensey Bay three […]


Image credit: Yoav hornung/Unsplash Kim Chapman, organiser of the over fifties club that meets at the Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay contacted us (6 August), asking if we could give a mention to her friendship group. She said “Hi we run a friendship group for the over 50′s in the Bay Hotel on Monday evening at […]