Welcome to Pett on the Net – the Community website for Pett & Pett Level.
This website is provided by Pett Parish Council for the community of Pett and Pett Level. If you want to post a news item of interest to the community, publicise an event, your group, society, or organisation, or report or comment on local events, then please contact our webmaster, Tim Rothwell, at
Any views expressed on this website are not necessarily those of Pett Parish Council or the webmaster.
If you are visiting, or planning to visit, Pett and Pett Level, this is our website where you will find information about the area, including latest events, church services, local history and adverts for local services, including B&B, accommodation, pubs etc.
Our Village Magazine, which can be accessed here, also contains local advertisements and other useful information.
Emergency telephone numbers and useful addresses can be found here
We hope you enjoy your stay.
Indoor exercise classes and personal training can take place.
You must ensure that there is no more than a maximum of 15 participants in the hall at any one time.
You must ensure class participants are not gathering together in any group (unless they are in the same household or bubble).
Social distancing of at least 2 metres must be maintained at all times.
Participants should not mix before or after the class and must ensure all COVID guidelines are adhered to.
Face coverings should be worn, apart from when exercising.
Rother Police have launched their Christmas campaign to prevent drink and driving. Details can be read here Police Alert 011220
The latest Rother Police alert (30 November) can be read here Rother Police News Alert 301120docx
Garden Waste Special Christmas Offer
Please help promote our garden waste offer – The service is only £20 if people sign up between now and the 31st December 2020, anyone signing up now will receive garden waste collections until the 14th July 2021!
Garden waste collections support recycling in Rother and help to reduce bonfires and trips to the tip. It would make a lovely gift for friends or family and they will even take away and recycle your real Christmas tree.
Please like and share the Facebook post.
The latest weekly update from Hastings and Rother Police (27 November) can be read here Police 271120
Guidance from East Sussex County Council on the new Covid rules can be found here https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKESCC/bulletins/2ae5b93
The Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner is launching a campaign – Keeping Christmas Kind – to protect shop workers and others serving the public from abuse during the Christmas season.
Details of the campaign can be found here Keeping Christmas Kind partner pack
With the kind permission of David Mayne of Icklesham Casuals, here is a link to a fascinating article on the history of the club. William Dunlop of Lunsford Farm in Pett was a founder member of the club in 1937 and its first Secretary. The article – Casual Quarters – was written by David Bauckham for his website, Centre Circle Publishing.
The article contains details of the founding of the club and its subsequent history, along with many photographs featuring familiar names and faces from Pett and the surrounding villages.
You can find the article here https://dbauckham.exposure.co/casual-quarters
Readers of the on-line Rye News may have read this week that Pett Level Independent Rescue Boat (PLIRB) have made an unsuccessful bid for a Covid lockdown related grant https://www.ryenews.org.uk/news/council-refuses-life-saving-grant
PLIRB do not qualify as they are not classified as a ‘business’ for the purposes of the grant. But members of the local community may well wish to help PLIRB by means of a donation given the invaluable work they do and the fact that their income has decreased drastically this year because of Covid. Donations can be made here https://plirb.com/fundraising-and-donations/
In addition the Pett Level Independent Rescue Boat is calling on supporters to nominate local charities, including the PLIRB, for a chance to win a £1,000 festive financial boost as part of Ecclesiastical Insurance’s annual ’
The Pett Level Independent Rescue Boat is calling on supporters to nominate local charities, including the PLIRB, for a chance to win a £1,000 festive financial boost as part of Ecclesiastical Insurance’s annual ’12 Days of Giving’ Christmas campaign.
The specialist insurer will be giving 120 different charities an early Christmas gift of a £1,000 donation, with 10 winners announced each weekday from 7 to 22 December. It’s quick and easy to nominate PLIRB online by clicking here https://www.movementforgood.com/12days/ Nominations are open from 9 November to 21 December.
The weekly update (20 November) from Hastings and Rother Police can be read here Police 201120
Advice on Safe Online Christmas Shopping from Neighbourhood watch can be found here Safe Online Christmas Shopping
Sign up for Rother garden waste collections
For a limited time only we are offering half price garden waste collections for anyone who signs up and pays in full, between 16 November and 31 December 2020.
This offer is available to all NEW subscribers to the service meaning they will get a whole six months of garden waste collections for just £20 (normal cost £40). Their subscription will run until 14th July 2021.
Full details and a link to subscribe will be on our website from Monday.