Food & Drink

Ginger Baker

Fans of the Great British Bake Off are challenged to bake their most creative gingerbreads for a competition on Hastings Pier on Saturday 10th December, where finalist Jane Beedle will be giving out prizes. The challenge laid down is for…
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Arts

Telling Stories

  After another excellent Storytelling Festival, I do a bit of Q n A with 18 hours………. How did the Storytelling Festival start? The festival was started in 2011 by the Hastings Old Town Residents Association. It was a huge…
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Food & Drink

Wild Enoki

It is the end of a second consecutive disappointing autumn for fungi; we are now due a good one next year. But there are still a few wild edibles to be found, including the wild ancestor of the cultivated Japanese “Enokitake”. This the relevant entry from my new book…
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