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Thursday morning screenings back at Electric Palace

Great news – Thursday morning 11am weekly screenings will begin again at the Electric Palace, starting this Thursday 1 October, with this year’s Oscar-winning Best Picture, Parasite, writes Annie Waite.

Posted 14:33 Tuesday, Sep 29, 2020 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace electric palace cinema Film Hastings Hastings Old Town parasite screening

Meet: Jender Anomie

HOT’s Claudine Eccleston spotted Jender and her mysterious friend at Tommy’s Pizza on Norman Road, St Leonards-on-Sea. With such a strong unique look, more information was required…

Posted 16:53 Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020 In: HOT Style Tags: create Hastings HOT Style jender anomie St Leonards style an fashion wear a mask

A review of Full Stop: an anthology

Full Stop is an anthology of creative writing by children and young people in Hastings and the surrounding area written during the 2020 lockdown. Writers from as young as three contributed to this little book of surprises, writes HOT’S

Posted 12:01 Sunday, Sep 6, 2020 In: New writing Tags: bookshops charity charity support Hastings Hastings Young Writers Magdalen and Lasher Charity Printed Matter Book Busters Queens Road St Leonards Teddy Tinkers The Bookkeeper Bookshop Writing writing group young writers Youth and children

Read Your Way competition winners

The “Read Your Way” campaign launched a photography competition in June that asked parents to send in pictures of their children reading some of their favourite books; and they have announced the three winners, writes Vanessa Alves.

Posted 09:20 Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 In: Photography Tags: 18 hours Hastings Opportunity Area Culture Shift Education Futures Trust FSN Hastings Hastings Storytelling Festival Jeremy Ennes NSMC photography winners St Leonards

26,000 books are coming to town!

Bloomsbury Publishing and the National Literacy Trust Hub in Hastings are gifting more than 26,000 brand new books to children and adults across Hastings and St Leonards, writes Vanessa Alves.

Posted 09:07 In: Literature Tags: Bloomsbury Publishing books Celia Imrie children reading Chris Smith Hastings Holly Watts homeless shelter J.K. Rowling Kate Pankhurst local schools National Literacy Trust Hub Neil Gaiman Richard Ford St Leonards

‘GONE’: arrived, and left, the Pier

On Saturday 11 July, Extinction Rebellion Hastings and St Leonards (XRHSL) temporarily installed 1,200 pairs of children’s shoes on Hastings Pier, in a performance installation entitled GONE. Erica Smith went to witness the fleeting installation.

Posted 09:16 Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020 In: Campaigns Tags: climate change Donna Ford Extinction Rebellion Hastings La Pethick Lauris Morgan-Griffiths pier St Leonards XR

Coronavirus statistical update: Hastings – Covid coldspot

Ever since HOT’s statistical reports on the coronavirus began, it has been clear that Hastings has been relatively little affected, both in number of cases and deaths. There is no explanation for this remarkable fact yet, though investigations are under way. Research and graphics by Russell Hall, text by Nick Terdre.

Posted 21:54 Tuesday, Jul 14, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: coronavirus Hastings Nick Terdre Russell Hall statistics

XR perform climate change action on Hastings Pier

On Saturday morning, 11 July, Extinction Rebellion Hastings and St Leonards will temporarily install 1,000 pairs of children’s shoes on Hastings Pier, in a performance installation entitled GONE. Erica Smith checks in with XR’s Felix Lozano to find out more about the installation.

Posted 20:42 Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 In: Campaigns Tags: action children's shoes climate change Gone Hastings pier St Leonards XR
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