News

St Mary Loses Its Friends

St Mary-in-the-Castle, the Grade-II*-listed structure built as a church in the 1820s in neo-classical style as the grand architectural centrepiece of Pelham Crescent beneath West Hill, remains one of Hastings’ primary concert and entertainment venues. It will host a full…
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Politics

Chowney Appears In Perry’s Scope As The First Pre-Election Torpedoes Are Fired

In an article printed in Hastings in Focus, Hastings and Rye Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate, Nick Perry, cited indices where areas of Hastings are highlighted as suffering from deprivation. He stated, “The newly-released 2019 Index of Multiple Deprivation shows Hastings…
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Walk-In Centre

The medical walk-in centre at Station Plaza in Hastings will be kept open, re-styled as a Primary Care Hub and offering from December an “advanced nurse-practitioner-led service”. That is how Jessica Britton, managing director of the Hastings & Rother Clinical…
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Crime Stories

Human TraffickingOn 25th July a gang of ten traffickers and money launderers led by two Kurdish men resident in Hastings and St Leonards were each sentenced to long periods of imprisonment following trials in Woolwich Crown Court. Alan Hoger of…
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XR Rebels – More News

Extinction Rebellion (XR)’s local group in Hastings and St Leonard’s built a large traditional fishing boat and carried it down to the beach on Pirate ; PICTURE: David Bruce XR member Phoebe Cecchini said:”We decided to celebrate the special fishing…
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