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Hastings Harbour proposal: Anne Scott and Peter Chowney offer differing views

Anne Scott, Chair of Old Hastings Preservation Society, gives HOT’s Chandra Masoliver her views on the Hastings Harbour proposal, raising important questions about local democracy and the relationship between the local council, the county council, the developers and ourselves, the electorate. Following this, Chandra continues her ongoing dialogue with Peter Chowney, leader of the council, about the harbour development.

Posted 06:54 Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018 In: Home Ground Tags: Anne Scott Area of Natural Beauty Chandra Masoliver Department for Business Foreshore Land Trust Foreshore Trust Hastings Half Marathon Hastings Harbour proposal HBC Planning Department John McDonnell Kevin Boorman Local Enterprise Project Old Hastings Preservation Society Peter Chowney planning Robert Tressell Rock-a-Nore Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists  comes to life

A local group focussing on community-led regeneration have enlisted help from Liverpool to bring a stage version of one time local resident Robert Tressell’s book, The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, to life in one of Hastings newest performance spaces, The Opus Theatre in Cambridge Road. Community Organiser at 

Posted 15:51 Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 In: Performance Tags: Costal Productions Frank Owen His Place Community Church Jeremy Corbyn Mugsborough Polo Piatti Robert Noonan Robert Tressell Sam Kinch The Heart of Hastings Community Land Trust The Opus Theatre The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

First play at new Opus Theatre

Tania Charman a local community activist and board member of the Heart of Hastings (HOH) Community Land Trust has arranged for the Liverpool Theatre Group, Costal Productions to perform

Posted 03:37 Wednesday, Aug 2, 2017 In: SOS Tags: Community Land Trust Daniela Othieno Heart of Hastings Jess Steele Liverpool Theatre Group Opus Theatre Hastings Polo Piatti Robert Tressell Suzy Tinker Tania Charman The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists Tom Mc Lennan
John Knowles in Bottle Alley

Closer, concrete cancer and a colossus

Bumped into HOT’s John Knowles at Stuart Griffith’s ‘CLOSER’ private view at Sussex Coast College, writes HOT’s Zelly Restorick and discovered some interesting news about the town and a new meaning to a well-used word. 

Posted 20:13 Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 In: Home Ground Tags: acid bottle alley John Knowles. Mugborough photographs Robert Croker Robert Noonan Robert Tressell Salty Old Seadogs Stuart Griffiths synchronicity The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists Zelly Restorick
Robert Tressell

Hastings celebrates Tressell

The work of Robert Tressell, author of The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists, was celebrated at a one-day festival held at the University of Brighton Campus in Priory Square, Hastings on Saturday the 13th July 2013.  Local author Leigh Kennedy went along to enjoy the event and review it for HOT.

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