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It’s all systems go for Christmas charities

Christmas is a busy time for charities working with homeless people and families short of the resources to provide for themselves at the toughest time of the year. This is especially true for those charities with a Christmas focus, such as Surviving Christmas, which will be providing its usual seasonal hospitality. Another event has been arranged at the YMCA. Nick Terdre (himself a Surviving Christmas volunteer) reports. Photos by Surviving Christmas.

Posted 18:44 Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 In: Grassroots Tags: Child Support Agency Dom's Food Mission Fair Share Hastings Furniture Service HSBC Martin Hyland Morrison's Paul Tablord Saico Sainsbury's Salvation Army Soul Express Sue Evans Surviving Christmas Sussex Coast College Tesco Walker's restaurant Xtrax

HOT’s Sean O’ Shea discusses the results of the election, critically reflects on some of the Labour manifesto commitments, and asks if socialism is amongst the winners.

Posted 05:30 Thursday, Jun 22, 2017 In: SOS Tags: Amber Rudd Brexit DUP HSBC Jeremy Corbyn Maybot Mr Zen Nicholas Wilson Nick Perry Peter Chowney Progressive Alliance The New Hope For Britain The Red Flag

No great surprises at Hastings hustings

Tuesday night’s hustings at the Hastings Centre was the last chance to catch all five parliamentary candidates in one place, and probably their last chance to impress a large live audience with their proposals. Nick Terdre sampled the atmosphere and the pronouncements.

Posted 19:51 Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017 In: Election 2017 Tags: Amber Rudd Bishop of Lewes candidates climate change Donald Trump EU Green Investment Bank homelessness HSBC hustings Michael Phillips Nicholas Wilson Nick Perry Paris agreement Peter Chowney Saudi Arabia voluntary euthanasia whistleblowers

Candidate “silenced” at Rye hustings

The hustings in Rye on Saturday was marred by controversy when independent candidate Nicholas Wilson was ”silenced” by the chair as he raised the question of the UK government’s relations with Saudi Arabia. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 15:55 Monday, Jun 5, 2017 In: Election 2017 Tags: Amber Rudd Aramco Bishop of Lewes Churches Together Clive Gross Global Capital HSBC hustings London Stock Exchange Nicholas Wilson Nick Terdre Saudi Arabia

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

Whistleblower stands as independent candidate

Then there were five – when nominations for the snap general election closed last week there were five candidates: Labour, LibDem, Tory, Ukip and an independent. The independent is whistleblower Nicholas Wilson who is standing on an anti-corruption ticket. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 20:41 Monday, May 15, 2017 In: Election 2017 Tags: Amber Rudd corruption Halite HSBC Nicholas Wilson Nick Terdre

Activists target Bexhill’s coal-financing banks

Campaigners from the Bexhill and Hastings World Development Movement (WDM) group held a Stop Bankrolling Coal walking tour of Bexhill on Saturday 19 July, to highlight the role of UK high street banks in financing the destructive coal industry worldwide. Christina Lucey reports.

Posted 21:14 Sunday, Jul 20, 2014 In: Campaigns Tags: Barclays Cerrejón coal mine Christina Lucey coal-financing Denis Lucey HSBC Lloyds NatWest RBS Stop Bankrolling coal World Development Movement
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