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Rebecca Marshall outside Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town

Electric Palace cinema calls on community for support to save it from closure

With news of nationwide closures of the Cineworld and Picturehouses cinema chains, The Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town is now calling on the local community to visit and support the cinema or it faces imminent closure, says Annie Waite.

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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

Hastings Herring Fair returns next weekend!

The Hastings Herring Fair is set to return for an eighth year this November 23-24 on the Stade open space. The event will be free to enter and will serve a variety of delectable local fish dishes, as well as offering food and drink stalls and live bands. Festival organiser Stella Landau talks about what to expect in the following press release.

Posted 18:06 Friday, Nov 15, 2019 In: Festivals Tags: Hastings Herring Fair Hastings Old Town the Stade
Dead Good film poster image with quote"Everyone should see this" from Emma Thompson

Are you ready to talk about death?

We’re very lucky to have the UK’s first Coffin Club here in Hastings. You can meet its founders at a special Dying Matters week Q&A and screening of new film about empowerment in death, Dead Good, on Saturday 18 May, says Annie Waite

Posted 10:27 Friday, May 17, 2019 In: Film Tags: Alison moyet Annie Waite cinema Coffin Club Dead Good death dying Dying Matters Electric Palace Hastings Hastings Old Town Kate Dyer Kate Tym Rehana Rose robert smith St Michael’s Hospice underworld

Hastings Bank Holiday Monday through the eyes of JJ Waller

HOT’s Erica Smith goes all green-eyed over JJ Waller’s photographs.

Posted 23:14 Monday, May 6, 2019 In: One Long Party Tags: 2019 green man Hastings Old Town Jack in the Green JJ Waller morris dancers
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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

Launch of The West Street Chronicle

This weekend, a street party will be held in West Street in Hastings Old Town, to celebrate the launch of The West Street Chronicle: a free printed publication which aims to detail and memorialise the scarcely mentioned history of West Street. HOT’s Jordan Dixon writes.

Posted 17:07 Friday, Jul 27, 2018 In: One Long Party Tags: Hastings Old Town Heritage Lottery Fund Thomas Truax West Street West Street Chronicle

Hastings harbour proposal : Electoral impact?

HOT’s Chandra Masoliver talks with Chris Hurrell, local campaigner and Labour Party member, about the Hastings harbour proposal, his experience of dealing with Hastings Borough Council (HBC), democracy and the recent borough elections.

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