Where waste is not wasted

Continuing pressure on waste collectors to recycle as much as possible can mean changes to when and how bins (or sacks) are collected. Also Rother Council have just introduced more changes from June 1. But what happens to the waste collected from our black bins which can not be recycled? Anthony Kimber reports from one site where waste turns into power for our homes

Old warships never die . . .

A nautical landmark for the past few years is shortly to disappear to start a new life, at sea helping others

New hands serve tea at ‘Cobbles’

The Cobbles Tea Room has new owners but it is cream teas as usual at this ever-popular institution

For sale – only £4.5 million

For sale. Six beds. Space for nanny and staff. A snip at only £4.5m. Set yourself up as squire of Winchelsea by buying the Ancient Town's "big 'ouse". Richard Comotto reports

Delivering at work and for the RNLI

Portrait of an RNLI crew member

Celebrating a 200-year birthday

Birthday celebrations at Concepts in Rye, after all a building which is 200 years old is worth celebrating.

Sloe and steady wins the race

The sloes are ready, now for the gin

Forecourt Brims with Success

More awards for Jempsons

Two churches and a tea

Friends of St Mary's Church, Rye went on a mystery tour for their summer outing, visiting two local churches and finishing with a WI tea

Maxine’s Elysian vision

Surprisingly, Rye has not had an alternative therapy centre - until now. Tony McLaughlin reports on a new venture opening shortly

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