October 31, 2018

Rye Conservation Society trip to Pevensey.

A group of Conservation Society members had an enjoyable outing to Pevensey on 24 October visiting the Castle, the Old Court House Museum and St Nicholas Parish Church. We took the Marsh Link train from Rye, alighting at Pevens...

September 19, 2018

Rother released a press release today reproduced below concerning the works to be carried out to maintain the Landgate. This follows a meeting of concerned parties including the Conservation Society last week. Hopefully this will be the start of a new chapter. We hope...

September 18, 2018

The responsibility for lamp posts and lighting in Rye rests with East Sussex County Council, Highways Department. If a light is faulty or missing then there is a simple way of advising the Council using its web site. I had doubts whether this would work but recently I...

September 18, 2018

The Rye Conservation Society is organising a visit for members to Pevensey on Wednesday 24th October. Although Pevensey is nearby and can be visited directly by train we think that many members will not have been there. It is the original landing place of William the C...

August 24, 2018

The 2018 Rye Arts Festival starts on Saturday 15 September with a free event involving one sixth scale working model tanks giving battle around Church Square and the Gun Gardens to commemorate the centenary of the end of WW1.

There will be a full literary programme, a c...

August 16, 2018

Each year the Society likes to make a number of Awards for buildings or works which have improved the appearance of Rye and its surroundings.

The Monastery, a 2017 Award Winner

The Awards will be presented during our Christmas Party in Rye Town Hall on Friday 7 December.


Cobbled Streets

As Rye is sweltering in the heatwave it is filling up with visitors coming to visit the sights of the citadel and the nearby beaches. One of our committee, Dr Bamji has drawn attention to the proliferation of weeds on the cobbles and verges of the old st...

July 17, 2018

It has been a wonderfully sunny Summer so far and it continued to shine for the annual Conservation Society Garden Party on Sunday 8 July. In fact members sought the shade in Niki and Andy's lovely garden which they had kindly loaned to the Society for the afternoon. T...

July 3, 2018

The 2018 Rye Conservation Society Summer Garden Party will take place this Sunday from 2.30 to 5.00 in the scenic garden of Little Orchard House, 3 West Street Rye. We are hoping for the fine weather to continue and that we will have a good turn out for cream tea which...

May 22, 2018

The new General Data Protection Regulations come into effect on 23rd May 2018. These regulations make significant changes to the current Data Protection Act and how organisations keep records of members. Although as a voluntary membership organisation we are covered by...

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