Rother Rural Trust is a registered charity (number 1067847), set up in 1998 with a mission to help individuals and organisations in need in the rural parishes of Rother, excluding Battle and Rye.  Its specific aims are to relieve poverty, promote education and to do other charitable works.  In the past, the Trust has for example, given grants to people in real need, to replace beds or washing machines, or has given support to promising young athletes and musicians to pay for their equipment or instruments.  To apply write to the Clerk to the Trustees at the address below stating where you live and giving the reasons why you are asking for a grant and saying what amount you need.  Typically the Trust awards sums in the region of £250,  Contact details are:  Clerk to the Rother Rural Trust c/o Town Hall Bexhill on Sea East Sussex TN39 3JX  Telephone: 01580 881309 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.