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This week's artist is Shirley Spottiswoode

Local model-maker turns author

A new detective novel by local author Chris O'Donoghue is loosely based around Rye and Rye Harbour

Flying in for the festival

World class musicians are coming to Rye.

Tristan Hambleton at Fairlight

The second classical concert at Fairlight Hall in association with Oxford Lieder Festival

Let’s go to a show!

Simon Russell Beale stars in the National Theatre's live performance of Shakespeare's Richard II

Betjeman and Larkin come to life

A fascinating performance, delving into the minds of two great poets

Checking out Chekhov

An extra helping from the Rye Arts Festival, this year when the Euphonia Studio returns with three short Chekhov plays

The balloons are going up

Balloons and opera for the Arts Festival

A unique display at The Monastery

Visiting the Monastery during the Arts Festival has proved hugely popular, more appointments have been added

Let’s go to the movies!

This weeks featured film is Mustang. Beautifully shot, with stunning performances by its young cast, the Oscar-nominated Mustang is both a rousing tale of spirited youth and a powerful, moving and timely work of engaging social cinema

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