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Headed to Rye Harbour the other weekend to check it out, having been to Rye but never venturing there. It was busy around the visitor centre but we soon left people behind and found ourselves alone. We had a lovely walk in the wind and sun, out towards the sea where we could see Dungeness in the distance. The beach here is very like Dungeness with pebbles and bright plants.

Turning inland, we walked through lovely fields and past inlets with birds, ending at a wonderful cafe by the William the Conqueror pub with the most enormous piece of lemon drizzle cake. Apparently, thereā€™d been a complaint it was too lemony – who complains about that!! We sat outside in the sunshine eating the cake out of a paper bag as the seagulls have been known to swoop down and peck the patterns off the plates if they are left out – no doubt with tempting lemon cake that another person has left! After lunch and a pootle round Rye we headed for Hastings. We will return for that cake if nothing else!

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