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Punk icon hosts Repulsion screening

Punk icon from the 1970s, Jordan Mooney, explains to Annie Waite the impact Roman Polanski’s Repulsion has had on her, and why she’s chosen it as her Formative Film to screen at the Electric Palace this December.

Posted 10:31 Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 In: Film Tags: Brighton Duke of York's cinema electric palace cinema punk Roman Polanski

Hastings is NOT cool – OFFICIAL

The Times has devoted double-page spreads in their T2 supplement this week to a series of ‘Top 20’ places to live in this country. On Tuesday they ranked the ‘coolest places to live in Britain.’ Toby Sargent, our man with the quinoa on artisan bread sandwich, collarless shirt, high-waisted trousers and DH Lawrence beard is furious to discover that Hastings and St Leonards did not make the cut.

Posted 16:18 Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 In: Hastings Life Tags: Brighton Hastings Old Town Laura Whateley Leeds Liverpool Baltic Triangle Manchester Ancoats Norman Road The Times

Southern Rail or RMT – who cares?

Last month Sandra went to support the RMT strikers at Hastings station for the first time. As a wheelchair user, she’s very worried about the Driver-Only-Operated train policy, because she can foresee that if trains can be operated by the driver alone, the chances are that the role of the guard/conductor/second person on the train will be eroded in favour of profits. Here Sandra tells her heartwarming story for you in the face of adverse travel circumstances.

Posted 16:52 Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 In: Campaigns Tags: Brighton DJ Maxwell Dog AID DPAC Hastings Hove Kay Green rail strike railworkers Southern rail
No9 Bus to Utopia by David Bramwell book cover

Find out about one man’s search for truth, beauty and some really funny stories as he visits Utopian communities, in a jolly and heartwarming live show this Friday 9 September at Electric Palace, Hastings, says Annie Waite.

Posted 07:01 Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016 In: Arts & Culture Tags: Annie Waite Brighton Catalyst Club David Bramwell electric palace cinema Hastings No9 Bus to Utopia Sussex TEDx Brighton The Idler

Hastings set for tourism boost this year

A recently published poll reveals that Hastings comes sixth in Britain as the town or city most likely to attract visitors this summer. Toby Sargent looks at the findings and discovers some surprising winners and losers among the runners and riders.

Posted 15:29 Wednesday, May 11, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Brighton Pegasus Marine statistics staycation Toby Sargent tourism
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