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RX Shantymen

Buoy bands of Hastings

Hastings has been at the forefront of the renaissance in Shanty singing and maritime music in recent years and partly responsible for the re-emergence of this tradition have been the RX Shantymen. Bob Perry writes.

Posted 11:34 Saturday, Nov 4, 2017 In: Music & Sound Tags: , ,
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Roll up for Hastings Herring Fair!

Hastings Herring Fair takes to the Stade this weekend, when the local fishing fleet will be celebrating 10 years since they were awarded MSC – Marine Stewardship Council – status for their sustainable methods of herring fishing. Councillor Dawn Poole, Hastings Borough Council’s lead member for regeneration, explains what’s on offer.

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Hastings Shanty Festival Returns

The Hastings Shanty Festival is now a much prized hardy perennial in the Hastings festival calendar and has now gained widespread acclaim in the world of shanty singing.

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