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£800,000 from EU to support Hastings fisheries

Hastings Borough Council has secured £800,000 of EU funding to support applications for fisheries-related projects made through FLAG – the Fisheries Local Action Group. Although the UK is moving closer to Brexit, there is still opportunity to apply for further EU monies. Nick Terdre reports.

From left, Paul Joy, Hastings Fishermen's Protection Society, Cllr Peter Chowney, leader HBC, Paul Webbe, chef and owner of Webbes Restaurants, Andrew Wells, non-executive board member MMO, and Steve Manwaring, FLAG chair (photo: HBC).

Local fishery launches new round of projects

This week the Fisheries Local Action Group (FLAG) phase 2 project, backed by EU funding of £800,000, was launched at the Jerwood Gallery. Hastings Borough Council’s communications staff report.

The herring girls came to town, progressing down the east coast

The girls are back in town

How would they look?  Single girls in their dozens arriving at the station with gutting knives hanging from their belts and smelling slightly of fish? Back in 1881, when our drama is set, they are a future anachronism – sassy women of independent means and with, yes, plenty of guts! HOT’s Chris Cormack writes about a musical drama hitting our shores at the Stade next Thursday and Friday.

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Winter photography on the Stade

The Stade Photography Competition 2013, Stade Winter, was a difficult one. Because there wasn’t a lot of winter after the competition was launched. So HOT reporter Lauris Morgan-Griffiths

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Fishing for a sense of place: major new survey

A survey has been launched to find out how the fishing fleet influences the way people feel about Hastings.  

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