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Seaview’s Bag of Help appeal

The Tesco Bags of Help appeal for the Seaview Project in St Leonards on Sea is now live in all local Tesco stores in Battle, Hastings and St Leonards. If you shop at Tesco, please consider placing a token for Seaview to support their activities work.

Posted 16:20 Wednesday, May 17, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: , ,
Craig Sams

Craig Sams: the Greenest Man in Britain (1)

HOT’s Chandra Masoliver interviews author and entrepreneur, Craig Sams who has been described as ‘the greenest man in Britain’. They talk about the genesis of the sixties counterculture, his use of LSD and his involvement with macrobiotics, health and the Soil Association, a UK based charity which developed the world’s first organic certification system.

Photo from 2016 Cycling Festival

1066 Cycling Festival

Now in its second year, the 1066 Cycling Festival is a FREE two day festival celebrating everything cycling. The festival will run over the weekend of 17 and 18 June at two venues in Hastings and Bexhill.

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Funeral for fossil fuels

Over the weekend, a New Orleans style marching jazz band funeral for fossil fuels was organised by local groups, Fossil Free Hastings and Don’t Frack Sussex.

Posted 09:19 Tuesday, May 16, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: ,
Closed footpaths prevent free access to Ecclesbourne Glen from the west. Photo from November 2016.

EU grant prompts hopes for glen reopening

The award of an EU grant for the construction of the new Country Park visitors centre frees funds for use elsewhere in the park. Save Ecclesbourne Glen group would like to see them applied to reopening the parts of the glen closed due to the landslip. Nick Terdre reports.

RNLI Hastings beach Photo: Hamish Fenton

RNLI lifeguards on Hastings beaches

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution will provide lifeguards on Hastings beaches 

Posted 16:22 Saturday, Apr 29, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: , , , ,
Battle Ramblers

1066 Walking Festival

The 1066 Walking Festival will take place from Saturday 13 May to Sunday 21 May across 1066 Country. Organised by Visit 1066 Country Marketing in partnership with Active Hastings and Rother, the 1066 Walking Festival offers nine days of guided urban and country walks to suit all abilities. Tracey Hobden, HBC communications manager, writes.

Posted 14:38 Friday, Apr 28, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags:
Rock A Nore traffic gridlock

Rock A Nore gridlock

Due to the traffic gridlock at Rock A Nore at times of high volume of visitors or residents, Kev Hill has started a petition on Change, to be sent to MP Amber Rudd, highlighting the issue and requesting help from ESCC. Zelly Restorick writes.

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