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  • Rye Harbour Discovery Centre opening

    Rye Harbour Discovery Centre opening

    Due to Covid-19 regulations, only a limited number of visitors will be allowed access to the Rye Harbour Discovery Centre when it opens its doors on Monday 24 May at 10.00 am.

  • Handing over the keys

    Handing over the keys

    The Sussex Wildlife Trust were delighted to take ownership of the completed Rye Harbour Discovery Centre from Baxall Construction

  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    10/3/21 Update from Liz Grant, Discovery Centre Manager As ever, there's been a huge amount of activity behind the scenes. I have been working on completing the many processes involved to ensure a smooth handover of the building, with fittings and fixtures planned and ready for installation and the recruitment of staff
  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    17/12/2020 Update from Liz Grant, Discovery Centre Manager We have been pleased to get so many positive comments from visitors about the hive of activity around the Rye Harbour Discovery Centre. You might have noticed some scaffolding if you have visited recently. It's for construction of a service compound, which will house refuse
  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    1/12/2020 Update from Centre Manager Liz Grant A great deal of progress is being made in many different areas. We've been working very hard on interpretation - and, as you will see next year, there's a great deal of it, both inside the Discovery Centre and out! InWood Design completed the 'contemplation
  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    21/10/2020 Update from Centre Manager Liz Grant Work continues apace inside the new visitor centre. The decoration is complete. The café kitchen has been installed, as has a contemplation ledge around the viewing windows that overlook the reserve. The purpose of the information on the ledge is to help visitors understand the
  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    30/9/2020 From Liz Grant, Discovery Centre Manager Work towards completing the Discovery Centre continues, with lots of beautiful interpretation being fitted, such as the design you can see on this glass panel.  The café kitchen is almost finished.  There is still some decorating taking place as well as general 'snagging' (picking up on any
  • What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    What's happening with the Discovery Centre?

    Work inside the Discovery Centre continues, with the key focus on signage and fixtures. Manager Liz Grant tells us that the café kitchen and seating area are currently being fitted out. And future visitors can look forward to seeing the interactive units, audio and visual displays going in, as well
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