Beer makes welcome return

The talented and popular Phil Beer appearing locally at the end of the month

Lets go to the movies!

This weeks featured featured showing at the Rye Kino is Tumbo - Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood's top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs . . .

World’s best pianists compete

International music talent arrives on our doorstep with this year's piano competition which starts next week

Valentine songs of love

Love was definitely in the air at this Valentine's Day concert

The Crush is on at RCC

An intriguing exhibition features at a Rye gallery

Mermaid’s ghosts show up

Weird and ghostly goings on at the Mermaid - just another night in the ancient hotel? No, this time the spooks have been deliberately arranged and you can enjoy supper at the same time

Ukuleles rock with Brillos

Jazz Rock Ukuleles come to town

Celebrations for Ryesingers

Anniversary time for the Ryesingers in their next concert

Old rural days brought to life

An early form of tooth extraction? An apple baking apparatus? A mystery was revealed at the Museum

New direction for Arts Festival?

Tension was in the air as members arrived at Rye Community Centre for the Rye Arts Festival AGM

Lets go to the movies!

This week's featured film showing at the Rye Kino is Spotlight, telling the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world's oldest and most trusted institutions. . .

Tuesday Painters, come and join

If you draw or paint as a hobby, or if you did once and want to take up brush or pencil again, then joining the Tuesday Painters can help you develop your art

A ‘salty’ book group

Another book group starts - at Salts Farm - with a problem

Chamber music comes home

Chamber music returns to a familiar home, with hopes for more

Join the ‘Lab’ crew

Are you young, hip and ready to hop? Join one of the music workshops at the Rye Creative Centre and learn how to beat it

Rye dance perform another hit

Rye Dance Centre’s latest show, Super Duper, came hot off the heels of the successful Christmas pantomime Down in the Woods. Did they pull off another sensational performance? Olli Hopkins reports

Art discovery on a Rye stroll

Stroll through Rye and who knows who you might meet. In this case it was artist Karl Terry in the High Street creating a masterpiece

Let’s go to the movies

This week's featured film playing at the Rye Kino - Dad’s Army - It is 1944 and World War II is reaching its climax. But in Walmington-on-Sea morale, amongst the Home Guard is low. Their new mission is to patrol the Dover army base and it is a great chance to revive spirits and reputation, that is until glamorous journalist Rose Winters arrives to write about their exploits, setting their pulses racing...

A feast of “Mixed Starters”

A new exhibition in Smallhythe promises a feast for the eyes

Dry January? Try Fat Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday, AKA Mardi Gras, AKA Fat Tuesday, is your chance to indulge before embarking on your Lenten fasting. Hastings offers a lot more than pancakes. Get some soul food and join in with the street celebrations - particularly if you had a "dry January" after your Christmas boozing