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Photo Rich Wesley

Sussex Highways just don’t cut it!

Pensioner and local citizen, Richard Wesley contacted HOT expressing his disappointment in the Highways Department of East Sussex County Council, saying “they have abandoned our paths and footpaths”. Read his words here and post your Comments below.

Station gardening with TTH

Transition Town transformation of Warrior Square station

The Transition Town Hastings team and volunteers got together to transform the green space at St Leonards Warrior Square Station – and made a terrific impact. 

HOW DEGRADING

How degrading!

Every year, I post this poster from The Green Blue, telling us how long it takes our rubbish to bio-degrade, writes HOT’s Zelly Restorick. A friend and I put them up along the coast – on noticeboards, in cafes, in shops, wherever water is near. Anyone we speak to is always shocked at how long things take to decompose. 

Posted 16:56 Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 In: The HOT Planet Tags: , , , , ,
Artwork by Inspire

Around and about IX

Here’s what caught my eye, wandering and wondering, pottering and pondering in Hastings and St Leonards On Sea this week. By HOT’s Zelly Restorick.

Rubbish on beach

Clean Seas Please ‘Big Beach Clean Up’

The Clean Seas Please project team have organised a ‘Big Beach Clean Up’ and need your support! Interested in offering some time and energy to clean up the beach this coming Sunday?, asks HOT’s Zelly Restorick.

Kenilworth Plate 320

What Is Really Going On?

Chris Connelley, 7 Streets Community Development Worker

Rubbish found on the beach

How degrading!

Meandering along the beach the other day, HOT’s Zelly Restorick, came across an interesting poster from the British Marine Foundation and the Royal Yachting Association. Headed ‘How degrading!’, it shows how many years some common items of rubbish take to bio-degrade in the water.

Posted 14:33 Monday, Aug 13, 2012 In: Green Times Tags: , , , ,
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