Open gardens event is the pick of the bunch, raising £7k for charity

Winchelsea’s annual National Garden Scheme event has been hailed as the best one yet, attracting hundreds of visitors and raising more than £7,000.

New charity
shop appeals
for help and

New charity shop appeals for help and donations

The Sara Lee Trust has announced that it will be opening a second permanent charity shop at 35, Sedlescombe Road North, St Leonards on Sea, on Saturday, July 7, at 10am.

Made by local women, the banner consists of 157 squares, each carrying a woman's name. SUS-180619-115754001

Celebrate women at special event

A procession and events, celebrating the centenary of some women winning the parliamentary vote will be held in Hastings this Saturday (June 23).

Trust gives
thanks for

Trust gives thanks for successful fundraiser

The Sara Lee Trust have expressed thanks to Trust fundraising group members, Lindsay Wolton and Caroline Ellwood, for hosting a “fantastic” event at St Martha’s Church Hall, Little Common on Saturday, June 2.

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Charity evening at Adventure Golf

Hastings Adventure Golf, Hastings Old Town is hosting a charity evening to raise money for the Sands charity on Friday, June 22, 4-7pm.

Eight Hastings, Rye and District East Sussex Scouts who are raising funds to travel to North America for the World Scout Jamboree, 2019. SUS-181206-131359001

Scouts’ £2,700 jamboree challenge

Eight local youngsters each need to raise £2,700 to enable them to fly the flag for the local area in the World Scout Jamboree 2019, and are appealing for support at their forthcoming fundraisers.

Scouts need
you to have a clear out for
Jumble Sale

Scouts need you to have a clear out for Jumble Sale

The 9th Bexhill Scouts are holding the second of their three annual Jumble Sales and are appealing for donations,

Senlac Rotary Classic Car Show 2017 SUS-181206-151828001

Rev it up in Bodiam on Father’s Day

Classic cars, a barbeque and a beer tent; what more does a man need to bring a smile to his face on Father’s Day?

Cleveland Place, Winchelsea, which will be open to the public on June 16. SUS-181206-103252001

Day long event for all ages at Winchelsea Eleven spectacular gardens open to the public

Eleven spectacular gardens will open to the public at Winchelsea on Saturday, June 16 11-5pm. The event is part of the National Garden Scheme (NGS). Gardens include Cleveland House (pictured) which was featured in the May issue of Country Homes. Several other Winchelsea NGS gardens also featured in the June issue of Country Living.

Scouts need
you to have a
clearout for
Jumble Sale

Scouts need you to have a clearout for Jumble Sale

The 9th Bexhill Scouts are holding the second of their three annual Jumble Sales and are appealing for donations,

Quiz raises
£700 for
good causes

Quiz raises £700 for good causes

A quiz night held by the Rotary Club of Senlac raised £350 for Bexhill Dementia Action Alliance (BDAA).

Comedian and HFS patron, Mark Thomas SUS-180606-133754001

Benefit gig raises £4k for charity

A comedy benefit gig at the De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill raised more than £4,000 for local charity Hastings and Rother Furniture Service (HFS).

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Reaping the rewards of volunteering

They say you reap what you sow and young people throughout Hastings and Rother Young are proving there was never a truer word as they celebrate their community contributions as part of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme, held to coincide with Volunteers’ Week (June 1-7).


Roll out Bexhill’s lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer

The Royal British Legion Poppy Home Mais House Summer Fete was deemed a great success, drawing a large crowd of visitors and raising a wad of cash for the charity.


Curtain’s up on Streets of Bexhill theatre fest

The streets of Bexhill took on a new lease of life last weekend when a fun packed, energetic theatre festival came to town.

Senlac Rotary Open Garden Day, Crowhurst SUS-180506-095054001

Open garden raises £1k for charity

An Open Garden Day in Crowhurst, raised more than £1,000 for the Senlac Rotary Yellowmen of Kadongdong project.


All the fun of The Medieval Fayre in historic Battle over holiday weekend

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Battle to join in The Medieval Fayre celebrations, held over the recent Bank Holiday weekend.

Natalie with Andrew and Mary at Rye Harbour Sailing Club's Push the Boat Out 2018 SUS-180530-150340001

Dozens sail away on taster days

The annual Push the Boat Out event at Rye Harbour Sailing Club, attracted dozens of people keen to dip their toes in the water and experience sailing.

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Celebrating breast cancer recovery ‘I now appreciate every little thing’

An inspirational Hastings mum will be walking a half-marathon around London next month to celebrate her recovery from breast cancer.

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Free theatre festival comes to town

Bexhill’s ever increasing social calendar takes centre stage yet again this weekend with a new free street theatre festival.

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