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Rudd retains seat with slim majority

No change in Hastings & Rye – but it was a close-run contest, with sitting MP Amber Rudd just retaining her seat as Labour’s Peter Chowney reversed his party’s 2015 decline with a vengeance. The smaller parties found themselves squeezed. Nick Terdre reports on the general election results.

Lib Dems first out of the election traps

Faced with the possibility of a snap general election, the local Lib Dems have stolen a march on their political rivals by selecting their parliamentary candidate. Nick Terdre reports.

Student debate on Europe

With only a couple of weeks to go before the national referendum, students hosted a lively Half Term Debate at Sussex Coast College Hastings over whether the UK should stay in or leave the European Union.

Posted 17:24 Monday, Jun 6, 2016 In: Politics Tags: Andrew Michael Annabel Sarling Clive Cooke Damien Collins Europe Georgie Warner national referendum Nigel Jones Peter Chowney Sussex Coast College

Amber Rudd promoted following re-election

Amber Rudd has been named Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change following her re-election for Hastings and Rye last week. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 20:06 Monday, May 11, 2015 In: Election 2015 Tags: Amber Rudd Andrew Michael David Cameron Ed Davey Jake Bowers minister for energy and climate change Nick Perry Nick Terdre Sarah Owen Sea Change Sussex

And then there were five…

The official list of candidates standing for the post of MP for Hastings and Rye was published last week, showing five contestants instead of the expected six. The missing person is David Lofts of the Respect Party, who has decided to stand down. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 11:27 Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 In: Election 2015 Tags: Amber Rudd Andrew Michael BNP English Democrats Jake Bowers Michael Foster Nick Perry non-profits Sarah Owen

Andrew Michael, UKIP

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Posted 10:32 Friday, Apr 3, 2015 In: Election 2015 Tags: Andrew Michael ukip
CUP CAKE CHALLENGE Image by ZR

Hustings in Hastings 

Hearing that there are to be hustings in Hastings, where general election candidates are to be asked questions by members of the public, HOT’s Zelly Restorick asked one of the organisers, Chris Connelley, also a HOT writer, some questions of her own to find out more.

Posted 09:17 Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: Amber Rudd Andrew Michael Chris Connelley Conservative green Head of Projects and Development Jake Bowers labour Liberal Democrats Nick Perry Respect Sarah Owen The Y Centre ukip
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