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Solar “Harm”?

Planners Challenge Roof Panels In Ore The planning department of Hastings Borough Council (HBC) has raised objections to solar panels being installed on the south-facing roofs of a church in Ore and of a nearby school, on the grounds that…
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Climate Emergency

Maya Evans Has Her Say In HIP 145 Julia Hilton reviewed the pledges made by Hastings Borough Council (HBC) in its climate change motion passed in February 2019, and concluded that it “does not appear to be taking the declared…
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Pier Update:

Council Serves Control Notice, Gulzar Woos MP Following months of complaint from local critics that the owner of the pier, Sheikh Abid Gulzar, and his management company Lions Hastings Pier Limited were failing to comply with planning conditions, building control…
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Crippled Badger

A Space For Social Change By Kate Jaggers  There are SO many awesome creative people in this wonderful town, all with their own exceptional talent, drive and amazing projects on the go. Our aim at Crippled Badger is to make…
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Observer Fervour

OB plans to be launched at public forum this month White Rock Neighbourhood Ventures Limited (WRNV), the local development company which completed its purchase of the derelict Observer Building on Cambridge Road a year ago today, is preparing to submit…
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Help Our Kelp

The details of a new bye-law that will govern trawling off the coast of Sussex from Chichester Harbour to Rye have been finalised by the Sussex Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (Sussex IFCA) after extensive consultation over the past two…
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