THIS WEEK REVIEW: ITV Drama Flesh and Blood, filmed on location in Normans Bay

COMMUNITY Life of local campaigner, Jan Barron, to be celebrated in community with new award

LATEST ON JOBSBOARD Bay Hotel and Bar, waiter / waitress to join our growing team


Would you be kind enough to give some publicity to a PVP project. We have been researching the Battle of the Boar’s Head, writes Carolyn Little This was the first battle that local Pevensey soldiers fought in on the eve of the Somme. Local men won 3 military medals for valour under fire and a […]


image credit: Jan Barron: “At the Turning of the Bay” [2018] full details: Assistant Hotel and Restaurant Manager Chef—full time Bar Manager—full time The Bay Hotel in Pevensey Bay, which went through a major restoration project last year, today (4 February) posted a sequence of job opportunities which will lead to a brand new staff […]


date of job post: 4 February 2020 Assistant Hotel and Restaurant Manager We are hiring! The Bay Hotel is looking for bright, enthusiastic professionals to join our growing team. If you have experience in hospitality and would like to be part of an exciting new hotel, restaurant and bar by the beach, please email a […]


date of post: 4 February 2020 Bay Hotel Pevensey Bay: Chef—full time We are looking for a chef to join our newly renovated restaurant. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to make their mark on a kitchen, with the scope to create a real identity for this new and upcoming hotel and restaurant. […]


date of post 4 February 2020 Bar Manager—full time e are hiring! The Bay is looking for bright, enthusiastic professionals to join our growing team. If you have experience in hospitality, specifically in running a bar and would like to be part of an exciting new hotel, restaurant and bar by the beach, please email […]


A project designed to match organisations that need help and those that want to help their local communities has received national recognition The East Sussex Social Value Marketplace, a project between local authority partnership Orbis and East Sussex County Council’s Public Health team, was named Social Innovation of the year at January’s National Social Value […]


date of job post: 20 January 2020 closing date: 28 February 2020 Ethel Wood Community Centre, 129 Coast Road, Pevensey Bay, East Sussex, BN24 6NS Telephone 01323 743 900 Email: pevenseypc@outlook.com Pevensey Parish Council are looking to recruit a qualified Clerk/RFO on a temporary basis to cover maternity leave from February 2020. Cover is required […]


image credit: Eden Project The Eden Project and Eastbourne Borough Council, with the support of the South Downs National Park, are exploring initial ideas for an environmental project in Eastbourne. Over the next year, a number of organisations and individuals will mould and shape ideas and explore what can be achieved together. East Sussex County […]


image credit: Pevensey Court House Museum At long last work is going to start on the improvements for which we have planning permission, writes Robert Slater It is going to begin with the repair/replacement of the two windows on the west elevation which are initially going be removed and replaced with temporary glazing. A full […]

LGBT art 3

AN exhibition highlighting the little-known history of East Sussex’s LGBT communities will go on public display at venues in the county Entitled LGBT+ equals me – a skip, a hop and a jump, the project is the product of months of work by young people who trawled the archives and visited cultural sites. The exhibition […]


Local resident, Shirley MacKinnon writes (4 February), oould it be possible for you to promote this information please? A Group and event that many of our local people might like to know about. Eastbourne Access group and the Beacon are hosting an access event at the Beacon centre on Saturday 6 June- a free open […]


image credit: St Leonards Academy pupils Darren Kay (left) and Zac Greaves try their hand at engraving at the Metaltech stand at the iCan careers event A careers event for students who may struggle to access mainstream events attracted more than 400 visitors. East Sussex Careers Hub brought business education and training representatives to Eastbourne’s […]


image credit: Govia Thameslink Railway: Getting on: Ramla Abshir-Slevin is an Apprentice Station Manager As National Apprenticeship & Careers Week (3-7 February) kicks off, Govia Thameslink Railway announces it is doubling the number of apprenticeships it will offer in 2020. After beating its target of 140 apprentices in 2019, the rail operator is set to […]


image credit: East Sussex College People are being encouraged to fall in love with learning and try something new, re-discover a hidden talent, or boost their CV with some new skills at East Sussex College this February. We are making February ‘Love to Learn’ month which will give students of all ages the opportunity to […]


Savvy owner of the Over the Moon Party Shop in Pevensey Bay, Hazel Lee, is researching ways in which on VE Day 75, 8 May 2020, she can deck the boughs of community halls in the locality in bunting. The new Bank Holiday weekend is designated by the Government between 8-10 May this year. Winston […]