This website uses cookies to help us make your user experience better. To find out more, see our privacy policy.

Looking for a Bed and Breakfast around Wittersham?

The Old Well House … find out more

News

News in Wittersham, Kent

Below are listings for news in Wittersham and the surrounding area. You can add your listing to this category here.


Man Dead and Young Girl Shot in Head

Sussex police say the body of a man has been found at the scene of an incident in Spring Hill and his death is not being treated as suspicious. This story is still breaking, please see the links above for more information. ... more


11th Sep 2014

On Wednesday 18 July the Olympic torch leaves Hastings for Dover, passing through Rye, the best preserved medieval town in the UK. This will be Day 61 of its journey towards the Olympic Stadium. Just nine days later, on 27 July, the cauldron will be lit at the opening ceremony, ... more

Olympic Torch Relay through Rye

24th Jun 2012

If you are in Rye during the celebrations for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Events, you are in for several treats: Saturday 2nd June There is a Fete and Party with a great programme of events and music at Tilling Green which will be opened by a local dignitary at 11am. ... more

Diamond Jubilee Events

7th May 2012

An interview with Philippa Urquhart, the Rye-based actress who has revived the long-lost genre of Victorian ghost stories. By Karena Callen. It’s not an exaggeration to say that actress Philippa Urquhart is one of Rye’s best kept secrets. Perched on a stool for our interview, she exudes an understated confidence ... more

Ghosts, Visions and Apparitions

3rd May 2012

Fletcher In Rye CIC, the company planning to create the Fletcher Arts, Entertainment Centre in Lion Street is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Justin Ribbons as a Non Executive Director. Justin is the CEO of Empire Cinema Group and therefore brings a huge practical knowledge of the Cinema ... more

Fletcher in Rye CIC Appoints New Director

12th Nov 2011

The contract for visitor information services across the Rother district has been awarded to Tourism South East (TSE). Following an approved tender process and interview to a steering group TSE have offered the following within the available budget constraint. The company will provide information for visitors across the district, consisting ... more

Tourism Contract Awarded for Rother

20th Sep 2011

Thanks to the generosity of local people and with the benefit of substantial match funding received under the government’s Grassroots Endowment Challenge, we are delighted to report that The Rye Fund has now reached over £100,000. This means that grant awards of £5,000 will be available this year to support ... more

Rye Fund Reaches £100,000

15th Sep 2011

On the 11th June, the Red Arrows flying display is coming to Rye. They will fly to Rye for their display following the Queen's birthday celebration fly-past. There is a great programme of events on the run up to the air display:The Fair from 10amTV Gladiator "Cobra" at 11.00amMilitary and ... more

Reds Over Rye

11th Jun 2011

Rye Town Council Election Results May 2011 Candidates in bold have been elected. Bantick, Granville Hamilton539Blumire,Gemma Joan Ruth459Boucherat, Rosemary422Breeds, John Andrew671Breeds, Jonathan Robert747Elliott, Brian Thomas453Eve, Michael Winston465Fiddimore, Bernardine Lee533Foster, Heidemarie495Hillier, Peter Victor230Holmes, Sonia Irene599Howlett, John Reginald388Jennings, Nigel Douglas532Kirkham, Josephine Clare612Laurie, Jon431Potter, Ian684Rogers, Shaun Robert497Russell, David Whitney Erskine561Smith, Adam James William492Smith, ... more


9th May 2011

- v7.0.4 Event posters can now be uploaded to and deleted from events in the event diary (26th August 2015) - v7.0.3 Events can now be pinned to business listings and exported to Google calendar (11th July 2015) - v7.0.2 Upgrades to Event Diary including more user friendly interface to ... more


1st Apr 1998

Marigold Cottage Accommodation? Take a look at holiday cottages in Cranbrook

Sandunes Two Accommodation? Take a look at self catering in Camber

Strawberry Hole Barn Accommodation? Discover more self catering in Northiam

Fairview Cottage Accommodation? Check out holiday cottages in Ashford

Methersham Oast Barn Accommodation? Take a look at self catering in Rye

Event

What's On in Wittersham?

  • Rye Rugby Club Fun Day

    Saturday 29th August @ 11:00am
    Location: Rye

    Rye Rugby club are relaunching and are having a community fun day. There will a BBQ, drinks, events for children ... more

  • Defibrillator / CPR Training

    Saturday 29th August @ 11:00am
    Location: Rye

    Rother Responders, the local Community First Responder group, will be holding an Open Garden event at 11, High Street, Rye. ... more

  • Hot Food ... Cool Jazz

    Saturday 29th August
    Location: Rye

    PRE & POST EVENT FOOD & WINE Enhance your Rye Jazz Festival experience with fabulous Gumbo served by award winning ... more

  • Rye Jazz Festival - Paul Richards

    Saturday 29th August @ 1:00pm
    Location: Rye

    The festival welcomes back Paul Richards and his outstanding Latin guitar duo having appeared at the festival in 2012. The ... more

  • Mapp and Lucia's Rye Walk

    Saturday 29th August @ 2:00pm
    Location: Rye

    Take a guided walk round Rye, looking at the houses and places associated with the Mapp and Lucia novels, also ... more

  • Rye Jazz Festival - On the Street

    Saturday 29th August @ 2:00pm
    Location: Rye

    The fabulous ‘Fat Tuesday 2nd Line Band’ will be performing throughout Rye - this unique band bring a modern twist ... more

  • Ellen Terry's Wardrobe

    Saturday 29th August @ 2:15pm
    Location: Small Hythe

    Take a look at costume history. Tucked away in a storeroom at the back of Smallhythe Place is a collection ... more

  • Bayou Maharajah - at the Kino

    Saturday 29th August @ 3:30pm
    Location: Rye

    Exclusive screening of Bayou Maharajah, a feature-length documentary about the legendary New Orleans pianist James Booker. Venue: Kino, Rye. To ... more

  • Clare Teal - Alfresco

    Saturday 29th August
    Location: Rye

    The festival is thrilled to present Clare Teal and her wonderful jazz Trio in the stunning setting of the walled ... more

  • Rye Jazz Festival - The Blues Band

    Saturday 29th August @ 7:30pm
    Location: Rye

    The Turpin Hubbard Band will start the evening, followed by the Blues Band. Venue: The Milligan Theatre, The Grove, Rye, ... more

Message

Wittersham Message Board