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Posted 10:40 Monday, May 20, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Mannion Annie Waite East Sussex electric palace cinema Fassbinder film programming films Hastings Spielberg Young Electrics

Local group provides support for child abuse victims

The One Voice Foundation is a new local organisation that has been set up to provide support, advice and guidance for survivors of childhood abuse from those who have experienced it themselves. Vanessa Alves reports.

Posted 21:31 Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 In: Health Matters Tags: Amber Rudd Barry Manilow One Voice children East Sussex Hastings safety and prevention sexual abuse surviving childhood sexual abuse The one Voice Foundation
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Young Electrics host ‘mystery’ screenings at Electric Palace

Meet the ‘Young Electrics’, a new group of 10 young people from around the Hastings area who convene at the Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town to learn about film programming, explains Annie Waite.

Posted 05:45 Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema East Sussex Electric Palace Hastings Old Town Julia Andrews-Clifford Marjane Satrapi Perseoplis school Young Electrics youth
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Hastings film night showcases Siberian recluse

“The only thing from the outside world that had really intruded into Agafya’s otherwise pristine forest was loads of fallen space junk amongst the trees”, says Rebecca E Marshall about the surroundings of an extraordinary recluse called Agafya Lykova, who at the age of 73 lives alone in the Siberian Taiga. Marshall,

Posted 08:09 Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 In: Film Tags: Agafya Lykova Annie Waite bee fever Black Huts Festival bob and claire humm East Sussex electric palace cinema Hastings Iain Sinclair Pete Brown and Olie Brice Rebecca E Marshall Shirley Collins short films Sussex The Ballad of Shirley collins

Volunteers needed to swell scout ranks further

The scouting movement in East Sussex is riding along on the crest of a wave, as the old scout song has it – but even though the number of volunteers has reached a record level, still more are needed to enable the large numbers of would-be recruits to join. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 16:23 Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 In: Young People Tags: Anita Rani Baden-Powell Bear Grylls East Sussex Ellie Symonds Helen Glover John Easton Megan Hine Nick Terdre Steve Backshall

Lewes signs up for fossil fuel divestment

The divestment campaign in East Sussex has taken a significant step forward, with Lewes Town Council adding its voice to calls for East Sussex Pension Fund to sell its investment in fossil fuels. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 17:58 Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 In: Campaigns Tags: divestment East Sussex Hastings Borough Council Julia Hilton Keep It In The Ground Lewes Susan Murray Waltham Forest Will Elliott
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Solitude in Siberia

Agafya Lykova is a 70 year old woman who was born into isolation in the Siberian forest, where she has lived, 150km away from the nearest town, for her entire life. She did not encounter another human aside from her close family until the age of 40, and the last member of her family died 25 years ago. Since then she has lived alone. Hastings Filmmaker and owner of the Electric Palace cinema, Rebecca E Marshall, explains how you can help her bring Agafya’s story to the big screen.

Posted 14:10 Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 In: Film Tags: Agafya Lykova Akulina Lykova East Sussex electric palace cinema Electric Palace cinema Hastings Indiegogo Karp Lykov Moscow Old Believer Rebecca E Marshall Russia The Forest in Me
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