Literature

WENDY OXLADE R.I.P.

HIP Literature is saddened to hear of the recent death of Hastings poet and painter Wendy Oxlade. Wendy was a regular performer at Sheer Poetry nights at Bookbuster and delighted audiences with her deadpan wit, quirky themes and Beat Poet sensibility.…
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Politics

A Fairer Asylum Policy

Hastings Community of Sanctuary goes to Parliament. By Felicity Laurence, Chair, Hastings Community of Sanctuary In November the annual event “Sanctuary in Parliament” was hosted by the national City of Sanctuary movement, of which Hastings Community of Sanctuary is now…
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Arts

Vocal Explosion

By Gareth Stevens Juliet Russell’s music has been both heard and sung by over 40,000 people in over 30 countries. Closer to home she leads the ‘Gospel Soul Choir’ in Hastings, which I can testify sounds wonderful. This project seeks…
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