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Authors in Rye Foreign, East Sussex

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Henry James

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Lived in Lamb House, Rye and wrote Wings of a Dove, The Golden Bowl, and The Ambassadors amonst others during his stay. ... more


Monica Edwards

Rye Harbour, 3.4 miles from Rye Foreign

Monica Edwards was born Monica le Doux Newton and, as a child, her family moved to Rye Harbour, where her father, the Rev. Harry, became vicar and officiated at the funeral after the 1928 lifeboat disaster. The young Monica used to climb down the drainpipe at nights to spend time ... more


Joseph Conrad

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Lived near Rye on Romney Marsh and wrote many novels including 'Lord Jim'. ... more


Radclyffe Hall

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Lived in Rye for a time and wrote'The Well of Loneliness'. ... more


Arthur Christopher Benson

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Wrote a number of novels, plays and poems, perhaps the most famous being the words to 'Land of Hope and Glory' ... more


Russell Thorndike

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

The author of the Dr Syn smuggling adventures set in Romney Marsh. ... more


Montgomery Hyde

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Distant cousin of Henry James. ... more


John Christopher

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

"John Christopher" is a pseudonym for Samuel Youd, a prolific author whose full bibliography runs to around 70 novels under seven different names. Currently lives in Rye. ... more


Rumer Godden

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Wrote 'This House of Brede' and 'A Kindle of Kittens' both of which were set in the region ... more


Conrad Aiken

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

American poet, short story writer, critic and novelist. Lived in Rye between 1934-36, where he wrote 'London Letters' to the New Yorker newspaper. ... more


Malcolm Saville

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Author of the Lone Pine adventure series, some of which are set in Rye. ... more


John Ryan

Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Artist and illustrator John Ryan lived in Rye. He wrote the Captain Pugwash series of books. He also produced the animated cartoons of Captain Pugwash for the BBC which were broadcast from 1957 to 1966. ... more


Edward Frederick Benson

Edward Frederick Benson
Rye, 1.9 miles from Rye Foreign

Novelist, Biographer, and Benefactor of Rye Edward Frederick Benson was born July 24, 1867 at Wellington College in Berkshire, where his father was Headmaster. He was the fifth of six children born to Mary Sidgwick Benson and Edward White Benson, later Chancellor and Canon of Lincoln Cathedral, Bishop of Truro ... more

Edward Frederick Benson

Ford Madox Ford

Winchelsea, 4 miles from Rye Foreign

Lived in nearby Winchelsea and wrote amongst other things 'The Good Soldier'. ... more


Event

What's On in Rye Foreign?

  • Rye Country Market

    Friday 23rd November @ 10:00am
    Location: Rye

    Rye Country Market will be open every Friday from 9th March - 14th December. We sell Cakes, Savouries, Preserves, Free ... more

  • Jazz in the Village

    Friday 23rd November
    Location: Pett

    An evening of high quality, sophisticated, melodic jazz with the emphasis on improvisation with Ian Millar – saxophone and Dominic ... more

  • Kate Iles

    Saturday 24th November for 51 days
    Location: Rye

    A little show for Christmas. Peek behind the curtain, where you will spy Kate’s magical illuminated picture boxes and feel ... more

  • Udimore Christmas Fayre

    Saturday 24th November @ 10:30am
    Location: Udimore

    Come and meet Father Christmas and his reindeer at the Udimore Christmas Fayre. St Mary's Community Hall, Udimore, Rye, TN31 ... more

  • Father Christmas' Grotto

    Saturday 24th November for 2 days @ 10:30am
    Location: Tenterden

    Visit Father Christmas in his elf-built grotto every weekend from 24th November until 23rd December. ... more

  • Beginners Birds - Winter Waders

    Saturday 24th November @ 1:00pm
    Location: Rye Harbour

    Get to grips with those tricky winter waders with this short course for beginner birdwatchers. Binoculars and field guides available ... more

  • Christmas Craft Fayre

    Sunday 25th November @ 11:00am
    Location: Winchelsea Beach

    Lovely hand-crafted Christmas goods and ideas. Cards, jewellery, screen printing, and lots of other stalls. Refreshments, including tea, coffee, and ... more

  • Jazz Supper feat. gypsy violinist Peter Sellars

    Thursday 29th November @ 7:00pm
    Location: Rye

    Charismatic violinist Peter Sellars joins the Annie Dehaney Steven Trio for our Jazz Supper this month. In the 60 years ... more

  • Christmas Try and Buy

    Friday 30th November
    Location: East Guldeford

    Salts Farm Shop is holding a Christmas Try & Buy Event: meet some of our local suppliers and sample their ... more

  • Rye Country Market

    Friday 30th November @ 10:00am
    Location: Rye

    Rye Country Market will be open every Friday from 9th March - 14th December. We sell Cakes, Savouries, Preserves, Free ... more

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