Splitz Dance Academy’s Annual Show


Amazing Evening of Dance & Fun

An amazing evening was had by all at the Splitz Dance Academy’s Annual Show and Presentation Evening on Saturday 28 November at The Milligan Theatre. The academy’s students performed to an audience of over three hundred showcasing their talents in ballet, modern, tap and musical theatre. From the two year old’s who melted everybody’s hearts in their lion king costumes, the musical theatre group who impressed with their singing and the dance groups who showed true professionalism, all shone like stars to the delight of all, especially the principal of the school Stacey Caister who could not of been happier with the students and all Continue reading Splitz Dance Academy’s Annual Show

Rye College Students at the Mayor’s Christmas Evening

Guests at the Mayor of Rye, Councillor Berni Fiddimore’s Christmas Invitation Evening, enjoyed a splendid evening of entertainment at the Town Hall on Friday 11 December. Continue reading Rye College Students at the Mayor’s Christmas Evening

Cheeky Girls May Be Saying “Get Me Out of Here”?


Will The Twins Be Jungle Celebs?

Rumours are going about that Cheeky Girls, Gabriella and Monica will be in this year’s “I’m a Celebrity – Get Me Out of Here”. Continue reading Cheeky Girls May Be Saying “Get Me Out of Here”?

Cheeky Girls at Icklesham Bonfire 2008

By Jim Hollands

It seems hardly credible that the Cheeky Girls came to Rye almost 15 years ago to join their mum and step dad and live in the Ancient Town.

They became very well known as a result of their appearance on Popstars : The Rivals and their first record ‘The Cheeky Song’ , stormed up the British Pop Charts and was No. 2 over the Christmas period – An outstanding achievement when you consider how they were written off by ‘talent expert’ Pete Waterman as being  “The worst act ever” Continue reading Cheeky Girls at Icklesham Bonfire 2008

Pack Up Your Troubles

From the 2014 War & Peace Revival Press Day

Great fun is always on hand at the War & Peace Press Day. This short video of some of the show’s regular entertainers illustrates what a great atmosphere there

War & Peace  Swingtime Sweethearts
War & Peace
Swingtime Sweethearts

is among the many entertainers that make the show such a success. There is always something to see and do, whatever the weather, throughout the five day duration of the annual event which takes place at the former Folkestone Racecourse at Westernhanger near Hythe in July. Continue reading Pack Up Your Troubles

Cinema in Rye

By Jim Hollands

Rye’s first Moving Picture Theatre was situated near the bottom of Landgate on the eastern side of the road. It is difficult to imagine in these modern times of mass media, what an amazing experience it was for someone living in late Victorian or Early Edwardian times to witness moving pictures for the first time. Continue reading Cinema in Rye

Fun Day at The Green


TILLING GREEN RESIDENTS’ ASSOCIATION On Saturday 12th April the Tilling Green Residents Association held its annual Easter Event at the Tilling Green Community Centre. This year various local youth groups were invited to have a free table so they could raise funds for there group. 200 people attend the event. Continue reading Fun Day at The Green