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From Hastings to the Congo

Hastings people were moved by a heart-warming carol-singing fundraiser for vulnerable girls in remote African plateau writes HOT’s  Vanessa Alves.

Posted 14:47 Friday, Jan 25, 2019 In: Hastings People Tags: Alex Ntung carol singing charity Christine Boulton-Lane community Democratic replublic of Congo DRC education fund raising Hastings hygiene kits LOAF period poverty Richard Keep teachers

Nicholas Wilson: Why you should vote for the independent anti-corruption candidate

HOT has invited all five parliamentary candidates for Hastings & Rye to send us an electoral statement saying why they should get your vote. Here is the statement from the independent anti-corruption candidate, Nicholas Wilson.

Posted 11:18 Wednesday, May 31, 2017 In: Election 2017 Tags: banking corruption East Sussex County Council education environment Financial Conduct Authority health housing HSBC nhs Nicholas Wilson transport

Michael Phillips: Why you should vote Ukip

HOT has invited all five parliamentary candidates for Hastings & Rye to send us an electoral statement saying why they should get your vote. Here is the statement from the Ukip candidate, Michael Phillips.

Posted 17:39 Friday, May 26, 2017 In: Election 2017 Tags: Amber Rudd Ayrshire Brussels defence education foreign aid labour Michael Phillips nhs SNP social welfare ukip

Brighton protest about Hastings campus

Mark SU Harvey, officer for disabilities at the University of Brighton, writes with passion about the threatened campus at Hastings and tells us about a protest that’s been organised in Brighton. 

Posted 09:38 Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016 In: Campaigns Tags: education Mark SU Harvey proest about Hastings campus

Jeremy Leggett’s book free to download

Local man turned environmentalist, Jeremy Leggett, has updated his book: The Winning of the Carbon War: Power and politics on the front lines of climate and clean energy – and its free to download. Here’s his latest message to those interested in his insights and analyses, post-Paris climate change talks.

Posted 11:06 Wednesday, Jan 20, 2016 In: Energy Wise Tags: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi education energy His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Jeremy Leggett renewables solar power William Parker school.
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Around and about XV

A blog by HOT’s Zelly Restorick and what has crossed her path in the past week.

Posted 11:03 Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015 In: The HOT Planet Tags: biopiracy climate change Dr Debal Deb education pupil led education seeds The Centre for Interdiscipliniary Studies US Patent Act clause 102 Zelly Restorick
Horizons Certificate Day 2014

Horizon celebrates local learners

So far in 2015, the European Social Fund (ESF) has funded courses at Horizons Community Learning to improve the skills and knowledge of over 100 local adults of all ages. In the three years that ESF has been supporting Horizons, more than 350 learners have completed various courses, ranging from food hygiene and confidence-building to working towards GCSEs.

Posted 09:45 Wednesday, May 20, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: disadvantaged people education European Social Fund Horizons Community Learning

Hastings’ battle for free education

As the general election approaches, students are raising their voices in protest against government policies of high tuition fees and the commercialisation of education. Joe Jenner fills in the background.

Posted 12:40 Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: ARK Helenswood ARK William Parker conservatives education Free education Hastings Anti-Cuts Hastings Online Times Helens Wood School Joe Jenner Lib Dems National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts NCAFC Nicky Morgan Vijay Jackson William Parker school.
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