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

Showing next in Rye

Sophie Nelisse, seen above, is the star of The Book Thief, the next feature at the Rye Film Club on Friday, October 3. She...

Marshlink rail misery

Commuters suffered yet more frustrating delays on the Marshlink last week, writes Richard Comotto. Problems came to a head on Thursday when every other service between...

Let’s go to the movies!

What do you do when your local pub closes down and you want to save it? Write a book of course, but not any old book

Scallops week races to close

The scallop wheelbarrow race, organised by the Ship Inn on The Strand took place on Sunday March 1 as part of the closing events in...

Here we go again

RMT have announced another two days strike on Southern railways - on Wednesday and Thursday November 8 and 9, writes Stuart Harland. We trust...

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...

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 &...

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 September in ‘Fixtures’

August, the height of the holiday season, so perhaps it was inevitable that the Rye Show on August 15 should have been announced by...

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