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Amber Rudd, second right, at the Zoom Arts gallery by Warrior Square station.

All go at Zoom Arts gallery

It’s all go these days at Zoom Arts gallery beside Warrior Square station, where weekly shows are the order of the day. Last week the gallery was visited by local MP Amber Rudd, and this week local artist Christina Macadam is exhibiting. Zoom’s Susan Cleland reports.

The campaign goes on - from a rally outside St Leonards Crown PO in November.

Saving St Lens Post Office: lessons from Lancing

Can we in St Leonards, threatened with the loss of our Crown Post Office, learn from the experience of others facing the same fate? In the company of Patrick Glass, Rob Webb took a trip to Lancing to find out.

Photo Lilly Stuart

Resist Trump

American Independence Day, 4 July, saw a meeting in Hastings which focused on the resistance within America to Donald Trump’s presidency. US-born local resident, Tamara Stevens, spoke about the opposition triggered by Trump’s election victory last November. At the meeting she explained that central to the opposition has been Indivisible: a guide to the most effective ways to influence Congress. The guide was produced by former Congressional workers who understood what made politicians listen, an insight gained by observing the success of the right-wing Tea Party movement in influencing US politics. John Enefer writes.

The stall at St Leonards Festival gathered xxx signatures for the petition

St Leonards Post Office consultation

The campaign to save St Leonards Crown Post Office has a new challenge: last week Post Office staff were informed that management are planning to hand over the London Road branch to a ‘retail partner’, who has already taken over three village post office branches in East Sussex, and is about to become the franchisee of Newhaven Post Office. Erica Smith writes.

SHINE European visitors

Sun SHINES on European visitors

Delegates from northern Europe have enjoyed a fact-finding visit to Hastings, hosted by the borough council. HBC’s Kevin Boorman writes.

Bexhill Hive PR Image

Launch of Bexhill Hive

Bexhill Hive is a hub for creative learning and development for both young people and adults who wish to develop the skills to work in the creative and digital industries, as well as a space for the creative community to gather, share ideas, learn and develop new skills and take part in creative activities.

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JJ Waller reviews St Leonards Festival in pictures and words

Friend of HOT and photographer JJ Waller has been photographing St Leonards for over a decade. The photos here document his experience of the St Leonards Festival events – and the Jeremy Corbyn rally – last Saturday.

Disquiet.

Disquiet

Disquiet is a group show curated by Jason Williams, featuring painting, film, sculpture, print and collage works by artists

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