Author: Hugh Davie


Hugh Davie

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our guests

Mr Holmes film

Mr Holmes filmed in Winchelsea

Sir Ian McKellen stars in new Sherlock Holmes movie Only a few days left before the release of the new Sherlock Holmes movie “Mr Holmes which was filmed in Winchelsea and Japan last year. Strand House hosted many of the production crew and principals while the filming took place at Wickham Manor Farm. Trailer You can see a preview trailer: more »

Medival Port of Winchelsea Project

During April a team from the Centre for Marine Archaeology at University of Southampton carried out a successful 3 days of field work in Winchelsea using a variety of electronic means and coring to examine the port area of Winchelsea below the town. This area has been poorly studied up to now as the main focus has been on the preserved medieval more »

St Thomas Church Winchelsea

Winchelsea Arts Season

From Agincourt to Waterloo A series of concerts in the historic Sussex church of St Thomas the Martyr Saturday 4th July – Pegasus Chamber Choir – Our King Went forth to Normandy – a series of choral music including several folksongs Saturday 5th September – Itamar Rashkovsky – exceptional young violinist plays Elgar, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven Friday 2nd October – more »

New website for Rye Bay B&B

New website for Rye Bay B&B

To make our website more user friendly for mobile and tablet users, the Rye Bay website has gone Responsive! Working with we have created a fantastic new website that we hope will give you a real feel about the experience of staying at Rye Bay B&B and the area around Rye Bay. We have also added a lot more pictures so more »