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Stop Arming Saudi! A Hastings Against War talk

With the war in Yemen continuing, and a prediction from the UN that this small Arab state could face the worst famine in 100 years, (1) there was a timely talk in Hastings on 4 June about the background to the current war and Britain’s involvement. John Enefer writes.

Posted 08:48 Tuesday, Jun 11, 2019 In: Politics Tags: BAE Systems Defence and Security Equipment International' arms fair Eurofighter Typhoon General Dynamics Hastings Against War John Enefer Oxfam Saudi Arabia Save the Children the British Red Cross UN Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs UNICEF Wendy Horler Yemen

Global Justice demonstrates great concern at General Dynamics

On Friday morning, 23 November, a group of assorted engineers, architects, farmers, teachers and scientists lead by Global Justice Now members and supported by anti-war campaigners from Hastings against War assembled outside General Dynamics in Castleham Road, Hastings. They had informed the company in advance and asked to speak to the Director about grave concerns they have about their parent General Dynamics Corporation in USA. There had been no reply from the Director, but information that he had a previous engagement. Nobody came to meet them, but they were promised a meeting soon.

Posted 09:55 Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 In: Campaigns Tags: child immigration Christina Lucey General Dynamics General Dynamics Corporation Global Justice Now Jack Doherty Rosa De Lauro

Global Justice protest local links to US child detention

Activists from Global Justice Bexhill and Hastings have stated their intention to protest on Friday 23 November at 9am outside the offices of Hastings firm, General Dynamics UK on Castleham Road, St Leonards over the role of its parent company in the detention of refugee children in the United States, writes HOT’s Zelly Restorick. A letter has gone from the local group  to the CEO/ Managing Director requesting a meeting to discuss their concerns. 

Talent Match South East with the Mayor

Talent Match South East

Councillor Bruce Dowling, Mayor of Hastings, presented 23 young people participating in the ‘Talent Match South East’ programme with certificates recognising individual journeys and their achievements to date.

Posted 16:54 Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015 In: Grassroots Tags: Big Lottery Fund CKX General Dynamics Hastings Works Kent Association of Training Organisations Mayor Bruce Dowling SCDA Talent Search South East Tomorrow's People Trust Westoak Builders
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