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Carol concert coming as Seaview’s work goes on

As Seaview prepares for its Christmas carol concert, the annual general meeting has learnt how the charity continues to find a way to provide a vital service to homeless and vulnerable people despite reduced government funding. Report by Nick Terdre, photos by John Stiles.

Posted 15:18 Monday, Dec 4, 2017 In: Grassroots Tags: Annie Whelan Big Sleep Chris Whelan Now and then rough sleepers Seaview Sound Waves talent Time To Shine

Seaview’s Big Sleep proves a resounding success

Seaview Project’s Big Sleep initiative to publicise the growing problem of homelessness in Hastings proved a resounding success, and there is a good chance it may be repeated next year. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 11:59 Sunday, Oct 4, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: Aesop Becky Powell Big Sleep Elaine Partington Half Burger Half Man homelessness King Size Slim Lisa Harmer-Pope Mighty Sounds Mouseview Nick Terdre Seaview Sue Burgess

Ready for the Big Sleep

This Friday evening the Seaview Project will throw the spotlight on the growing problem of homelessness in Hastings with an evening of music in the Stade Open Space followed by the Big Sleep, when some 150 fund-raising volunteers will bed down in the open to experience the reality of sleeping rough for a night. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 12:08 Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: Big Sleep Foreshore Trust homelessness King Size Slim Lisa Harmer-Pope Mighty Sounds Park Lane Group Pissarro’s Seaview Simply Italian Stade Open Space Stamco Sue Burgess Undercliffe House

Are you ready for a night of sleeping rough?

Fancy a brief taste of homelessness? Seaview Project is organising the Big Sleep, a mass sleep-out to allow local residents to experience a little of what life is like for the growing number of those who find themselves homeless and sleeping on the streets. Nick Terdre reports.

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