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Poll points up dilemmas faced by Remainers in Hastings

A local poll shows that in the event of a snap general election the Remain vote is likely to be split between the three parties committed to opposing a no deal Brexit – Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the Greens – thus running the risk of losing the seat to the Conservatives. Voters are strongly in favour of the parties working together to avert that risk, though Labour says it has ruled out the option. Nick Terdre reports.

Poll shock: Tory lead slashed by Labour

A survey of voting intentions in Hastings and Rye shows Labour closing the gap on the Conservatives to 4%. The poll was conducted by Coastal Action, who explain their findings.

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

Kitchen-sink drama in recession-era Hastings

The Wright stuff: HOT’s Chris Connelley gets immersed in a new novel by Mel Wright set so close to home that one of its characters could be a neighbour.

Posted 11:34 Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 In: Literature Tags: Chris Connelley Deptford Forum Publishing Mel Wright One Thing And Another Robert Tressell You Can Save Me!

Men behaving beautifully

HOT’s Chris Connelley was transfixed by Melt Down, a Coastal Currents installation that was quite literally a walk in the park.

Posted 16:58 Monday, Sep 8, 2014 In: Performance Tags: Ben Ash Chris Connelley coastal currents Henrietta Hale Melt Down Rosemary Lee

New St Leonards store hits the spot

On a lazy summer mooch across town, HOT’s Chris Connelley discovered a new retail treasure at Marine Court.

Posted 17:09 Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 In: Shops & Things Tags: Central St Leonards Chris Connelley Clive Gross Eames Jeremy Birch kings road Norman Road St Leonards Central St Leonards Warrior

Rob Lee’s winning ways

Following Chris Connelley’s account of his unsuccessful campaign in the local elections, Rob Lee takes up his pen to describe the night he won Maze Hill for the Tories.

The Party’s over:  making sense of the day after

HOT writer Chris Connelley stood unsuccessfully for a council seat in last week’s local elections. Here he reflects on the experience.

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