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News in Rye, East Sussex

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Man Dead and Young Girl Shot in Head

Sussex police say the body of a man has been found at the scene of an incident in Spring Hill and his death is not being treated as suspicious. This story is still breaking, please see the links above for more information. ... more


11th Sep 2014

On Wednesday 18 July the Olympic torch leaves Hastings for Dover, passing through Rye, the best preserved medieval town in the UK. This will be Day 61 of its journey towards the Olympic Stadium. Just nine days later, on 27 July, the cauldron will be lit at the opening ceremony, ... more

Olympic Torch Relay through Rye

24th Jun 2012

If you are in Rye during the celebrations for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Events, you are in for several treats: Saturday 2nd June There is a Fete and Party with a great programme of events and music at Tilling Green which will be opened by a local dignitary at 11am. ... more

Diamond Jubilee Events

7th May 2012

An interview with Philippa Urquhart, the Rye-based actress who has revived the long-lost genre of Victorian ghost stories. By Karena Callen. It’s not an exaggeration to say that actress Philippa Urquhart is one of Rye’s best kept secrets. Perched on a stool for our interview, she exudes an understated confidence ... more

Ghosts, Visions and Apparitions

3rd May 2012

Fletcher In Rye CIC, the company planning to create the Fletcher Arts, Entertainment Centre in Lion Street is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Justin Ribbons as a Non Executive Director. Justin is the CEO of Empire Cinema Group and therefore brings a huge practical knowledge of the Cinema ... more

Fletcher in Rye CIC Appoints New Director

12th Nov 2011

The contract for visitor information services across the Rother district has been awarded to Tourism South East (TSE). Following an approved tender process and interview to a steering group TSE have offered the following within the available budget constraint. The company will provide information for visitors across the district, consisting ... more

Tourism Contract Awarded for Rother

20th Sep 2011

Thanks to the generosity of local people and with the benefit of substantial match funding received under the government’s Grassroots Endowment Challenge, we are delighted to report that The Rye Fund has now reached over £100,000. This means that grant awards of £5,000 will be available this year to support ... more

Rye Fund Reaches £100,000

15th Sep 2011

On the 11th June, the Red Arrows flying display is coming to Rye. They will fly to Rye for their display following the Queen's birthday celebration fly-past. There is a great programme of events on the run up to the air display:The Fair from 10amTV Gladiator "Cobra" at 11.00amMilitary and ... more

Reds Over Rye

11th Jun 2011

Rye Town Council Election Results May 2011 Candidates in bold have been elected. Bantick, Granville Hamilton539Blumire,Gemma Joan Ruth459Boucherat, Rosemary422Breeds, John Andrew671Breeds, Jonathan Robert747Elliott, Brian Thomas453Eve, Michael Winston465Fiddimore, Bernardine Lee533Foster, Heidemarie495Hillier, Peter Victor230Holmes, Sonia Irene599Howlett, John Reginald388Jennings, Nigel Douglas532Kirkham, Josephine Clare612Laurie, Jon431Potter, Ian684Rogers, Shaun Robert497Russell, David Whitney Erskine561Smith, Adam James William492Smith, ... more


9th May 2011

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1st Apr 1998

Cadborough Cottages Walking distance from Rye. Ample parking. Peaceful location.

Luxury Hotel with Pool Hotel with Champagne bar & swimming pool within town centre!

The Strand House 15th Century, 13 en-suite rooms, oak beamed guest house

Windmill Guest House Unique setting for welcoming B&B 2 minutes walk from Rye

Jeake's House Award winning 17th century town house in medieval cobbled street

Event

What's On in Rye?

  • Traditional Summer Fair

    Saturday 1st August
    Location: Northiam

    Northam Village Hall Trust Traditional Summer Fair (opens 10am) at the Playing Fields (Recreation Ground). - Boot Fair from 8am. ... more

  • Rye Society of Artists Summer Exhibition

    Saturday 1st August for 31 days @ 10:30am
    Location: Rye

    This important Exhibition features works by over 40 members and those selected by public submission. The Society was established over ... more

  • Mapp and Lucia's Rye Walk

    Saturday 1st August @ 2:00pm
    Location: Rye

    Take a guided walk round Rye, looking at the houses and places associated with the Mapp and Lucia novels, also ... more

  • Ellen Terry's Wardrobe

    Saturday 1st August @ 2:15pm
    Location: Small Hythe

    Take a look at costume history. Tucked away in a storeroom at the back of Smallhythe Place is a collection ... more

  • Bobfest

    Saturday 1st August @ 4:00pm
    Location: Rye Foreign

    A free festival with the best of Bob Dylan being performed by top local artists.... also great beer and food! ... more

  • Rye Maritime Festival

    Sunday 2nd August @ 11:30am
    Location: Rye

    The fantastic Rye Maritime Festival at Strand Quay run by Rye Harbour Yacht Club. Lots going on this year Live ... more

  • Wittersham Community Market

    Tuesday 4th August @ 9:00am
    Location: Wittersham

    Post Office services, coffee shop and a wide range of produce stalls including vegetables, fresh bread bacon, sausages and cheese, ... more

  • Minibeasts

    Wednesday 5th August @ 1:30pm
    Location: Rye Harbour

    Bring the family to find out about the weird and wonderful world of minibeasts. Approx 1 mile. Suitable for all ... more

  • Rye General Market

    Thursday 6th August @ 8:00am
    Location: Rye

    Rye Thursday Market runs "every" Thursday Winter and Summer - for all your Home Goods, Groceries, Fruit and Veg, Malpass ... more

  • Rye Creative Stitchers August Meeting

    Thursday 6th August @ 7:15pm
    Location: Rye

    A ribbonwork mini workshop with Shelley Cox at Rye Baptist Church Hall, Cinque Ports Street, Rye TN31 7AN. Materials provided, ... more

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