Monthly Archives: October 2015

Horse crowned Comedy King

A horse called Wally has just been crowned "Comedy King" by a charity. Don't ask what he does or you will get hoarse from laughing so much. Just beware - because he lives somewhere around here

Putting frogs in throats

Do you want to heat up your dinner party ? Tickle your friends' fancy - or rather their throats? Then spice up their lives with a trip to Harbour Road

Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum

The latest in David Russell's Beer and Skittles series looks at the Jolly Sailor in Watchbell Street. It sounds like a lot of fun!

Once the world’s greatest power

The world's greatest power, green fingers, and today's headlines have one thing in common. WEA adult learning classes, starting this week and next. Andy Stuart has the details

Dixter, dahlias and more!

Gardens that attract hundreds of visitors will attract more this weekend as Great Dixter at Northiam stages an international Plant Fair with experts from home and abroad coming to talk about and sell their specialities

For your eyes only

Shaken but not stirred, Rye Bay Crew hold special Bond themed evenings at the Queens Head

Thumbs up from the visitors

There was a "nice gentleman on the desk" said a Portuguese family - and a welcoming face (above) at the Ypres Tower, home to the Rye Castle Museum, has meant visitors repeatedly give it the "thumbs up", reports Jean Floyd

Once is enough with floods

The tide came, and went. But water was out of control in Winchelsea Road, and invaded the Farmers Market. Massive sea defences are being built, but some river defences will not be in place until 2021. Have the risks been properly evaluated, or do we need to prepare for the worst ? Questions are asked on our News and Opinion pages, but this time we were lucky

Camber sea defence ready

This £30 million project at Camber is a small part of the work of the Environment Agency to increase the protection of the marsh from flooding. Some may wonder how well protected and for how long

A259 death crash: police appeal

Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist died after a crash at Winchelsea Sunday morning

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