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Beatles Day 20 – as founder Pete prepares to say goodbye

It’s the 20th edition of Beatles Day this Sunday and founder and mainstay Pete Prescott’s last hurrah. He takes his leave as organiser against the background of a record number of acts and the inauguration of a fourth stage to accommodate them all. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 23:25 Friday, Apr 5, 2019 In: Music & Sound Tags: Autistix Beatles Day Claire Hamill gypsy john Hastings Stage School Liane Carroll Macmillan Cancer Support Mike Hatchard Nick Terdre Pass the Cat Pete Prescott Rufus Stone

Tories take three Hastings seats off Labour

Hastings Conservatives did well in yesterday’s county council elections, taking three Hastings seats off Labour – both parties now hold four each in the town. Neither the LibDems nor the Greens threatened to win a seat. Nick Terdre reports.

Sgt Pepper top of the bill at Beatles Day

It’s Beatles Day at White Rock Theatre this Sunday so it must be spring! There’s a special anniversary this year – it’s 50 years since the phenomenal Sgt Pepper album was launched on an unsuspecting world. Nick Terdre remembers it well. Photos by Russell Jacobs of the 2016 event.

Posted 12:08 Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 In: Music & Sound Tags: As Is Now Beatles Day Black Sheep Charlie's Angels Claire Hamill Conquest Choir Cool Ukes Cushty Doghouse Geri and the Attrix Gypsy John and the Cinque Ports Lindy Hoppers Hall & Blokes Ukulele Band Hastings Gospel Soul Choir Katie Louise Wren Kayleigh Ann Band Keren Keeler-Moore Macmillan Cancer Support Mighty Sounds Mike Hatchard Nick Terdre Pete Prescott Rick Pentecost Roger Carey Russell Jacobs Savoy Truffles Sgt Pepper Sharon Selens Sound Waves The Three of Us Vocal Explosion

Roll up, roll up, it’s Beatles Day this Sunday!

A fun day out for all lies in wait at the White Rock Theatre this Sunday when it stages Beatles Day. This year’s edition, the 17th, features as ever faces old and new, not to mention a tribute to the Fab Four’s legendary producer George Martin and for the first time a dance troupe. Nick Terdre reveals all.

Posted 21:07 Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016 In: Music & Sound Tags: Beatles Day 17 Bedridden Sea Creatures Billy Crystal Charlotte Dengate Claire Hamill Claire Triance Coda Diplodocus Emily King Eric Harmer gypsy john Isaac Powell Joby Heasmer Johnson Liam Genockey Lianne Carroll Macmilan Cancer Support Nick Terdre Pete Brown Pete Prescott Rick Pentecost Roger Carey Solo Beatles

Explore The Arch is a series of playful, inquisitive and experiential evenings in celebration of days less ordinary.  The first of four events takes place on 25 January, as part of Burns Night, and again on 26 January. Is it theatre? Is it an art installation? Or is it performance? In fact it is a holy mash up of all these things and more. Erica Smith donned her sporan and went to meet the instigator of this extraordinary interactive event.

Posted 12:21 Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016 In: Performance Tags: Burns Night Claire Hamill Claire Walters djbrass Erica Smith Explore the Arch Fiona Hardy Gail Borrow John Knowles. Llew Watkins Lucky Budgie Oli Wang Pea Crabtree Poorly Beetle Rabbie Burns St Leonards

Claire Hamill into the daylight

Local singer/songwriter Claire Hamill has just launched a new album. Hannah Collisson went to talk to her about it and her life in music. The interview is reprinted by kind permission of The Stinger.

Posted 18:46 Monday, Nov 16, 2015 In: Music & Sound Tags: Beach Boys Claire Hamill Eva Cassidy Hannah Collisson Island Records John Martyn Meeting of the Waters One House Left Standing Stinger Valentia When Daylight Arrives You Take My Breath Away
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Love is …

Get in the mood for love at the Electric Palace Cinema,

Posted 15:04 Sunday, Nov 15, 2015 In: Film Tags: A Matter of Life and Death Annie Waite Claire Hamill Ed Boxall Electric Palace Hastings It Happened One Night Smiles of a Summer Night Steve Howe Sunday Bloody Sunday Wishbone Ash

Fun and funds aplenty at Beatles Day

In terms of its main objectives – providing an entertaining day out for young and old alike and raising funds for Macmillan Cancer Support – the 16th Beatles Day on 12 April  was a resounding double success. Words by Nick Terdre, photos by Johnny Powell.

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