List of Newsagents and Outlets

Bargain Box                      –       Cinque Ports Street

Jempsons                          –       Station Approach

Adams                                –       High Street

Skinners Cost Cutter     –      Fishmarket Road

Tilling Newsagents      –       Tilling Green

Jempsons                        –       Peasmarsh

Iden Stores                     –       Iden

Jempsons                        –       Northiam

Salts Farm Shop            –      East Guldeford

Appledore Newsagents  – Appledore



Read About the New Aldington Memorial in Cinque Ports

At Last – Aldington Gets a Memorial


Cinque Ports magazine is packed with stories, events and nostalgia from the Cinque Ports and adjoining areas. The latest issue features the Opening of the fine new War Memorial at Aldington, telling the story of how it came about and recording the event with many pictures.

Cinque Ports August Cover
Cinque Ports August Cover

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Rye’s Own – July 2016

Contents for July 2016 Issue


Jimper in Recent Years
Jimper Sutton

Jimper Sutton, our number One contributor since 1966, died just about the time the July Issue of “Rye’s Own” reached the printing press. Too late for even a mention of his sad passing to be recorded in this issue but there are some of his stories included. Continue reading Rye’s Own – July 2016

Rye’s Own Needs Help

Help us by becoming a “Rye’s Own Reporter / Photographer”

Times are changing – When “Rye’s Own” was first published 50 Years ago, there was no internet, no 24 Hour news programmes on television and local media was not even imagined in anyone’s wildest dreams.

Newsagents still sold vast amounts of newspapers and supermarkets were virtually non existent this side of the Atlantic. Retail Price Maintenance had only just been abolished (by just one vote in a free vote in Parliament) and local traders who had stuck rigidly to their own specific trades were still able to make a good living on the High Street, which had not yet felt the effect of the Supermarket explosion. This was made possible by the abolition of RPM, and would slowly change Britain from being a nation of small shopkeepers and turn it into a nation of ever larger and more powerful supermarket chains. Continue reading Rye’s Own Needs Help

April Hastings Town

The April issue of “Hastings Town” in Good Newsagents Now

Packed with good things including :-

Hastings Town April Cover 2016
Hastings Town April Cover 2016

Hastings Cover April 2016

New “Miss Hastings” Wanted

Battle of Hastings Celebrations – You Can Help Continue reading April Hastings Town

Two Arrested after Shots Fired

Two arrested after gunshots fired in Hastings

28 February 2016

Police received reports of a gun being fired at a property in Devonshire Road, Hastings, just before 5.50pm on Sunday (28 February).A firearms unit and the police helicopter were scrambled to the scene after one report said two people had got out of a car and fired a gun at a building.

Police discovered the shots had caused damage to a door and a window at the front of the multi-occupancy property. No one was hurt.

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February “Rye’s Own”

February 2016 hard copy issue of “Rye’s Own” on sale at all  Rye Newsagents from the first day of February. January issue still available at newsagents until 31 January. Continue reading February “Rye’s Own”