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Results for the tag: Drones

Putting the case for drones

Drones are not everyone’s cup of tea, and can attract fierce criticism – drone rage – as expressed in HOT’s pages last year. Drone enthusiast Nick Emmons thinks much of this is misplaced, as he explains. Via his drone, he has also supplied some fascinating aerial shots of Hastings Country Park.

Posted 20:35 Thursday, Nov 28, 2019 In: Hastings People Tags: CAA Drones Nick Emmons privacy

Drone rage

Sunbathing on the beach with a friend at Norman’s Bay, HOT’s Zelly Restorick heard a camera-laden drone buzzing overhead. Privacy invaded. Rage ensued.

Posted 08:19 Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 In: Home Ground Tags: being watched Drones observed Zelly Restorick

Look up to the skies…

When I look up at the sky now, I think to myself: how lovely – currently still drone free. Make the most of it… HOT’s Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 16:18 Friday, Sep 1, 2017 In: The HOT Planet Tags: drone Drones sky Zelly Restorick

Fly Kites Not Drones

We are flying kites on this day in solidarity with young people who live in countries where drones are causing death, injury and fear: countries like Syria, Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Palestine, Yemen and Somalia. Children should be free of war, free to play, to walk to school without fear of being bombed. Rona from Hastings Against War writes.

Posted 16:46 Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016 In: Campaigns Tags: drone warfare Drones Fly Kites Not Drones Hastings Against War
Image from Drone Campaign Network

Legalised murder?

Hastings Against War have asked local residents to sign a Change petition to stop targeted armed drone killing and have circulated an article written by Chris Cole of the Drone Campaign Network. HOT’s Zelly Restorick reports – and considers the concept of killing.

Posted 13:37 Tuesday, Sep 29, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: Drone Wars UK Drones Hastings Against War The Drone Campaign Network Zelly Restorick

Drone deployment UK

On Friday, I attended a talk given by American peace activist, pacifist and co-ordinator with Voices for Creative Non Violence, Brian Terrell, at The Roomz in St Leonards-on-Sea, writes HOT’s Zelly Restorick. He spoke about the increasing use of drones by the American and British military forces and the repercussions and consequences of their deployment.

Posted 20:35 Tuesday, Oct 8, 2013 In: Campaigns Tags: arms trade Brian Terrell Drones It's Up To Us UAVs Unmanned aerial vehicles Vereesh and the Humaniversity Sound Voice for Creative Non Violence Waddington 6 Zelly Restorick

Drone expert presents findings

Expert drone researcher Mary Dobbing is coming to Hastings this Sunday

Posted 08:20 Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013 In: Campaigns Tags: anti drone campaign Drone Campaign Network Drones Mary Dobbing Maya Evans
The Activettes

The Activettes launch new Zine, ‘Sex Drugs & Drones.’

Phat Al of the Activettes talks to HOT’s Xaverine Bates about their creative protests so far & the launch of their Zine, which will be available at the Kave Gallery, 8 Kings Road from 16 May.

Posted 15:23 Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013 In: Campaigns Tags: activettes anti-Drones Campaigners Drones Feminism Hastings St Leonards women
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