Community Pharmacy Smoking Cessation Service

Really want to stop smoking? Have you struggled and failed in the past? We know how difficult this can be, so we are here to provide the smoking cessation solution and support that is best for you.

We have a wide range of Nicotine products available to you and are one of the few pharmacies in East Sussex accredited to prescribe the most effective medication for stopping smoking, without you actually needing to see a doctor.

The Smoking Cessation course takes 12 weeks to complete, and at the end you will receive a £25 Jempson’s Giftcard if:

* you have successfully stopped smoking and
* you have attended the first 6 and the last WEEKLY sessions
with the Smoking Cessation Advisor

Standard Jempsons Giftcard Terms & Conditions also apply.

Peasmarsh Store – Restaurant Opening Hours


Our restaurant at Peasmarsh store has amended opening hours, please see below;

Mon – Thurs, our breakfast menu is served from 7am to 11am and includes our Mega Breakfast, Early Starter, Breakfast Bap and Eggs on Toast.

On a Friday our fantastic, All You Can Eat – ‘The Big Breakfast’ is available from 7am – 11am and Saturday 7am – 4pm. Sausages, Bacon, Eggs, Tomatoes, Baked Beans, Mushrooms, Fried Bread and Hash Browns (chips after 11am). So much to choose from and you can go back for more, so come hungry!!!

Mon – Fri, our main menu and specials board is available from 11am – 5.30pm. Lots of choices from Scampi, Chips & Peas, Local Roast Dinner served with Roast Potatoes, Yorkshire Pudding & Seasonal Veg to Cheese, Ham or Pate Ploughmans served with Crusty Bread, Pickles, Crisps, homemade Coleslaw and Salad.

Our fantastic Summer Menu is now out and features our Kentish Mayde Local Hero quiches. Handmade from scratch using locally sourced products with choices from Mushroom & Stilton, Smoked Salmon & Asparagus, Mature Cheddar & Sun Blushed Tomatoes, Mature Cheddar & Spicy Red Onion Marmalade and that perennial classic Quiche Lorraine. There really is something for everyone.

As always, Mon – Sat, drinks & cold snacks served until the store closes at 7pm.

Foundation Donation to Carillon Cottage – ‘Wadhurst Open Gardens’

The Jempson Foundation recently made a donation to Carillon Cottage, for their annual fundraising event ‘Wadhurst Open Gardens’.

Wadhurst Open Gardens is an annual fundraising event which gives the opportunity to reach out to the whole community by providing  a very enjoyable afternoon involving the whole village. From small beginnings the event has grown and now attracts visitors from near and far. This event for the village is their main fundraiser and helps support all the local services they provide for the local community including a volunteer driving scheme to take people to local and hospital appointments.

Pictured Michael Bradford and Wadhurst store manager Lucy Gardener.

Peasmarsh Mini Garden Centre


At our Peasmarsh mini Garden Centre plants are grown, exclusively for Jempson’s in Sussex, so there is always something new to catch your eye.

We’ve a fantastic range of pots in all sizes to help transform your patio and along with the great range of annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs and hanging baskets we’ve all you need to get your garden looking great.

Foundation Donation to Rye Street Pastors

The Jempson Foundation recently made a donation to the Rye Street Pastors.

The Street Pastors assist those within the community who may be in a vulnerable situation, they cover Rye, Rye Harbour and Camber using a vehicle which was donated by Sussex Police and insured by Jempson’s.

Stephen Jempson said, ‘We are absolutely delighted to offer our support to Nizam and his team’ he continued, ‘These trained volunteers offer invaluable support to the residents of Rye as well as other local communities for which we are very grateful’.

Pictured with Nizam Mohammed and his team are Rye store manager Neil Sheppard and deputy manager Bowie Senior.

The Jempson Foundation Donation – Rye Christmas Festival

The Jempson Foundation recently made a £500 donation to Rye Christmas Festival as a contribution towards the towns annual Festival.

Liz PenDennis said ‘We would like to thank The Jempson Foundation for their support, this donation will be used to provide street entertainment within the town during this year’s Christmas Festival’

Stephen Jempson said ‘The Foundation was established in 2010, Jempson’s 75th Anniversary, with the principle to support local projects and charities’ he continued ‘We are delighted to be able to offer our support and we hope that our contribution will make a difference to the local community which we are proud to serve.’

Pictured with Liz PenDennis and Jen Sinclair from Rye Christmas Festival are new Rye deputy manager Francis Walker and store manager Neil Sheppard

Store of the Week

We are proud to have received a wonderful ‘Store of the Week’ acknowledgement from tcc, who are a global operator in creating marketing campaigns and work with some of the world’s leading grocery & convenience retailers in over 50 countries.

We thank you Bryan Roberts for your wonderful article. You can read it now at

Bank Holiday Charity Boot Fairs

We are delighted to be hosting a number of Bank Holiday Charity Boot Fairs again this year in the Peasmarsh car park, with all sales of pitch proceeds being donated to local good causes and the Easter Bank Holiday event on April 2nd, in aid of Rye Bonfire Society will be the first in this year’s calendar.

All of the dates are listed below, so pop them in your diary.

2nd April – Rye Bonfire Society – (Cancelled due to weather)

7th May – Rye & District Community Transport

28th May – Rye Hospital

27th August – Rye & District Day Centre

These local charities benefit from both our hospitality and, we hope, your support as there’ll be something for everyone!

You can buy a hard-standing pitch on the day from £5 (which we donate to charity) and gates open at 7am.

Our Peasmarsh Superstore and petrol station will be fully open throughout.

There’s plenty of free parking and the whole family are always very welcome.

Hope to see you there!

Fantastic Google Reviews

We’ve had some great Google Reviews on all of our stores and cafes.

We would like to say a massive ‘thank you’ to everyone for all of your support and as always we very much look forward to welcoming you again soon.

SavaClub Loyalty Card


Our ‘SavaClub’ loyalty card mail-out has just been posted out with a whopping £26,507 worth of vouchers to redeem inside.

If you haven’t got a card don’t worry, details of how to apply are here – alternatively you can pick up an application form in any of our stores.

Rye Local – Car Parking

We’ve listened to customers and have reduced and simplified our Car Parking charges at our Rye Local store. Charges only apply 9am – 4pm.

Half Hour – FREE. No ticket required

2 Hours – £2. Fully refundable on £10 shop.

2 hour maximum stay during store hours with no return within 2 hours

Sunday – £2.50 all day

Full T’s & C’s are available at Rye Local




Bake Off Winner Cooks up a Storm at Peasmarsh Superstore

Celebrity chef, author and television presenter Nadiya Hussain hosted two cookery demonstrations with a book signing at our Peasmarsh Superstore recently.

The sold out event was a resounding success, seeing the chef cooking three dishes from her book ‘Nadiya’s British Food Adventure’.

Stephen Jempson said ‘It was a genuine pleasure to welcome Nadiya to the store, we hope that our guests thoroughly enjoyed the evening, it certainly looked as though they did, we would like to thank them for coming as well as our sponsors, Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, McDougalls Flour and Lurpak butter for their support’ he continued ‘We are already working on next year’s ‘Meet the Expert’ event, and look forward to announcing it soon!’


* Image courtesy of Glyn Johnson from Wot’s Cooking.