Police name man whose body was found in beach at St Leonards
Police have named the man whose body was found on the beach at St Leonards.
He was 71-year-old Norman Albert Clark, of Station Road, Northiam, East Sussex.
Officers were alerted to the discovery, close to Bridge Way, by a dog walker at about 7.40am on Thursday (5 April).
Mr Clark was found with an injury to his neck and police subsequently launched an investigation. Continue reading Body of Northiam Man Found on Beach at St Leonards
Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a body was found on the beach at St Leonards.
Officers were called at 7.40am on Thursday (5 April) after a walker reported finding the body of a man in Bridge Way.
The unidentified man has an injury to his neck. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the cause of his death and the circumstances. Continue reading Murder Investigation – Body Found at St Leonards
MAYOR’S OVERVIEW OF THE YEAR
Rye Town meeting took place at the Tilling Green Community Centre on Wednesday 4 April 2018. The Mayor of Rye, Councillor Jonathan Breeds gave his annual address to a meeting of around 150 Rye residents. We print it here in full for the benefit of those that were unable to attend. Report and comment will appear in the May Issue of Rye’s Own.
I am pleased to report that we successfully completed the purchase
of 97 South Undercliff for the purpose of letting it to a Rye household
at a discounted rent.
We have only recently advertised a tenancy at a discounted rent because
we needed to be certain that our Discounted Accommodation scheme does
not contravene equalities legislation. Those of you who took part
in the consultation that gave the Council a mandate to obtain a loan
to buy a property may recall that the intention was to let it to a Continue reading RYE ANNUAL TOWN MEETING 2018
Do you know this man?
Detectives investigating an attempted robbery at a St Leonards betting shop have issued CCTV images of one of the suspects.
At 9pm on Saturday (31 March) a man entered Megabet bookmakers in Kings Road, St Leonards–On-Sea and approached a member of staff who was working on one of the gaming terminals. He demanded the takings, but the 45-year-old Continue reading Robbery at St Leonards betting shop
Fishermen’s Protest at Hastings Sunday 8 April 4 pm.
The fishermen will be making a protest along Hastings seafront at 4 o clock on Sunday 8th April and boats from dungeones , Rye ,Hastings ,Eastbourne and Continue reading Nationwide Fishing Rights Protest