Fire at the George

A fire has destroyed part of the George Hotel

Rebellion or Revolution?

Extinction Rebellion, do they have plans well beyond preventing global warming?

Paddleboard to the rescue

Lifeguards rescue dog and owner

Sussex Heritage Trust awards

Rye architects win a prestigious Sussex Heritage Trust award

Conquest beats special measures

Our local NHS is out of special measures at last

Lifeboat launches three times

Rye Harbour lifeboat was kept busy with three launches in a day

Love Lane’s ‘Fort Knox’

Criticism mounts over the two planning applications submitted in recent months by Rye College

Arts Festival launched

This year's Rye Arts Festival in September promises glittering entertainment

Service brings its reward

A new freeman is appointed and the College receives another planning blow

Rock Channel East development

A development of houses, flats and a restaurant is proposed for Rock Channel

Coming events in Rye and nearby

There's plenty happening this weekend, July 12-14

WJ Bennett reaches a century, not out!

99 High Street has now become 100

Rye Harbour celebrates summer

Dogs and people enjoyed themselves at the annual summer fete

Hairy moment for lifeguards

Dogs as well as people are helped by the lifeguards

Environmental debate hots up

Local climate change activists took to the streets to invite people to a public meeting at the George on July 15

Town celebrates and cuts

The appointment of a new freeman of Rye will be a happy event ahead of the less cheerful task of cutting budgets

New President of Rotary Club

Rye Rotary moves on

Inflatables can be dangerous

Remember, inflatables weren't designed for the sea

Friends of St Mary’s summer trip

The sun shone on the Friends for their annual summer tour

All action at RNLI Rye Harbour

More qualified to launch and helm the lifeboat, while others raise money