Princess to honour Rye yachtsman

Richard Hopper of Rye Harbour Sailing Club will be presented with a Lifetime Commitment Award by the Princess Royal at a Royal Yachting Association lunch later this month - in recognition of his success in turning around the club's fortunes as well as inspiring young club members

Gas leak at Rope Walk rail crossing

The northbound carriageway into Grove Road was closed last week following reports of a gas leak

First to take ad-vantage

All advertising in Rye News is free for the next few months and the first business to go online with us is the Britcher &...

Camber jives and drives

While Rye was going back to the 30s for the filming of Mapp and Lucia, Camber was rocking back to the 50s – and...

Met mast appeal

Ecotricity, a green energy company based in Gloucestershire, is appealing against the refusal for it to erect a meteorological mast at Snave on Romney Marsh....

Let’s go to the movies!

This weeks featured movie showing at the Rye Kino is Man Up (pictured), Meet Nancy: 34, single (still), hung-over (again), and exhausted by the endless futile set ups foisted upon her by well-meaning but clueless friends. As she travels across London to toast another 10 years of her parent’s blissfully happy marriage, 40-year-old, freshly-hatched divorcee Jack mistakes her for his 24-year-old blind date... For all this and more follow the link..

This December in ‘Fixtures’

We look back at bonfire night as Kenneth Bird, Charles Harkness and Neale East all relive the parade and fireworks. Seana Lanigan reflects on...

Chamber music back in Peasmarsh

The sun shone, the musicians played, and it was very much an international occasion with artistes from more than half a dozen countries. Alexander Stiller reports on Peasmarsh's Chamber Music Festival.

This July in ‘Fixtures’

Be wary if you tread your way down Deadmans Lane, urges John Howlett A gold badge is awarded to a long-serving member of Rye Harbour's...

Let’s go to the movies!

50 shades of naughtiness comes to Rye (pictured above). Why not whip up to the Kino for a cheeky peek from this Friday? Delve further to see our overview of films showing in Rye over the next week, together with links to trailers.

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