Hastings & St. Leonards on-line community newspaper
The See Show banner, designed by Ben Wood.

The See Show 2014

For B.A.(Hons) Art and Design graduates, their end of degree show went out with a creative bang. As a quick reminder, Graphic Design and Illustration were located at the Stade Hall and Fine Art and Contemporary Craft at the Print Works. HOT’s Jessica Parker reports.

Posted 20:41 Monday, Jun 23, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Aaron Watkins Adam Fairbrother Aidan Croucher Alexandra Petkovic Andrew Robey Ben Wood Brighton University Carl Potter Cassia Friello Contemporary Craft Daisy Tedds Fashion Design fine art Get a Life Hastings illustration Jessica Parker Lorenzo Barbieri Hermitte Poppy Foyle Print Works Stade Hall Sussex Coast College The See Show
Part of the Family flyer

Part of the Family

This week’s Get a Life takes a peep into a family themed project for young people, hosted by BBC 1Xtra’s hip-hop DJ and producer, Skitz. As part of Small Green Shoots projects, Hastings becomes the host town for one of eight family themed events taking place, supporting young people with family life. Jessica Parker speaks to DJ Skitz and PR to Small Green Shoots Adam Webb in preparation for the event.

Posted 22:03 Saturday, May 24, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Adam Webb Arts Council England BBC 1Xtra Blackmarket Bronze Arts Award Creative Writing DJ Skitz Get a Life Harry Shotta Hastings Hastings Old Town Jessica Parker Natalie Wade Pablo McFee Part of the Family poetry Rap Respond Academy Rodney P Small Green Shoots


Our third story in Get a Life looks at the apprenticeship opportunities available within the Hastings and St Leonards area. This week we look closely at apprenticeship subjects such as Hairdressing, Mechanical Engineering and Retail Management etc. Jessica Parker discusses the options available.

Posted 18:43 Sunday, May 18, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Access Apprenticeships Apprentico Beauty Therapy Ben Wood Bexhill College Brighton and Hove Business Carpentry and Joinery Central Sussex College City College Creative and Digital Media Engineering and Manufacturing Get a Life Hairdressing Jessica Parker Learndirect Let's Do Business Mechanical Northbrook College Partners 4 Training Retail and Sales Runway Apprenticeships Smart training and recruitment Sussex Coast College Sussex Downs College TLC


As our second story for Get A Life, HOT has uncovered a site that not only provides short term online courses, but offers them for free! Get A Life‘s Jessica Parker introduces FutureLearn, their courses and how they work.

Posted 16:33 Friday, May 2, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Ben Wood Free FutureLearn Jessica Parker Online study Skills The Open University
Hastings works!

Introducing Hastings Works

To kick off Get a Life, HOT interviewed David Hinton – Managing Director of St Leonards Works. And in order to provide the best information, we discussed issues surrounding unemployment and how working with Hastings Works opens up endless working opportunities. Jessica Parker writes up the key interview points and provides a breakdown of how Hastings Works… well, works.

Posted 18:48 Friday, Apr 25, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Apprenticeship advice Ben Wood Careers advice Finance advice Get a Life Hastings Hastings Works Jessica Parker St Leonards Work experience advice
Arrow for success

Get a Life introduction

Want a life? Hastings not giving you enough? HOT Blogs can now help you out. Introducing our newest to HOT Blogs, comes Get a Life.

Posted 15:21 Thursday, Apr 24, 2014 In: Get a Life Tags: Ben Wood Careers Get a Life Hastings Hastings Works Hot Blogs Jessica Parker st. leonards on sea
More HOT Stuff
  • Subscribe to HOT


    HOT is run by volunteers but has overheads for hosting and web development. Support HOT!


    Advertise your business or your event on HOT for as little as £20 per month
    Find out more…


    If you like HOT and want to keep it sustainable, please Donate via PayPal, it’s easy!


    Do you want to write, proofread, edit listings or help sell advertising? then contact us

  • Subscribe to HOT