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Last year’s winners at the ceremony 

BBC Sussex seeks Community Heroes

BBC Sussex announces the return of their Community Heroes Awards for 2018. This is the eighth year of these awards, recognising unsung heroes from across Sussex, with entries being sought in a variety of categories, designed to reflect everything from volunteers to young achievers.

HFS' headquarters in Dorset Place.

Hastings Furniture Service: the first 25 years

Hastings Furniture Service has been making its presence felt in town for 25 years – its mission is to provide affordable furniture and electrical goods to low-income families. Among its other activities it provides training in relevant skills such as furniture restoration for the unemployed and unqualified, and opportunities for volunteers to make a worthwhile contribution. Comedian Mark Thomas is also part of the story, as chief executive Naomi Ridley explained to Nick Terdre.

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