Tag: Green Tourism

Things to do in Rye in poor weather

OK so the weather is not brilliant this weekend but there are fun things to do in the Rye area even if it is a bit damp from time to time. My favourite day out is to drive up to Tenterden (http://www.tenterdentown.co.uk/)¬†which has loads of funny little shops and places to eat – so you can wander round there for more »

Wildflower garden for the summer

Last year we planted an annual wildflower meadow along the side of Rye Bay Cottage and it was a huge success with all the bees and other insects. So we have been watching the new BBC series Sarah Raven’s Bees, Butterflies and Blooms on BBC2 with great enjoyment. Catch it here on i-Player http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01cktgq/Bees_Butterflies_and_Blooms_Cities/ So this year we will be more »

Bee Friendly Zone

How great would it be if you could set up your own bee friendly zone. How about making Winchelsea a bee friendly zone, as it is already partly surrounded by organically farmed land and is full of wonderful gardens with flowers. see: http://www.biobees.com/beefriendlyzone/index.php