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£1m awarded for Hastings initial Town Deal projects

The four projects submitted by Hastings Town Deal board for accelerated funding have all received government approval, winning the town a much needed shot of investment. Report by Nick Terdre, photos by Russell Jacobs.

Posted 18:57 Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020 In: Local News Tags: Carole Dixon Kim Forward Nick Terdre Rose Cottage Russell Jacobs Town Deal

Foreshore team tackles seabed obstruction

Members of Hastings Borough Council’s foreshore team sprang into action after paddleboarders reported potentially dangerous material on the seabed, exposed at low tide just east of the pier. Cllr Colin Fitzgerald, lead councillor for the foreshore, explains what happened.

Posted 19:09 Saturday, Sep 19, 2020 In: Local News Tags: Colin Fitzgerald foreshore team Hastings Borough Council obstruction

Proposals submitted for £1 million town investment

Hastings Town Deal Board have submitted proposals for four capital build projects to the government. They form part of an accelerated bidding process ahead of the main Town Deal programme under which up to £25m is on offer to boost regeneration in Hastings. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 11:11 Monday, Aug 24, 2020 In: Local News Tags: Kim Forward Nick Terdre Town Deal

Collision with parked cars leaves man seriously injured

HOT photographer Russell Jacobs happened by the pier last night in time to catch the aftermath of a bad traffic accident in which a man was seriously injured. According to the police, the occupants of the damaged car are believed to have been in an argument with the occupants of another car before the incident.

Posted 17:13 Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 In: Local News Tags: Russell Jacobs Sussex Police
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