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Key coronavirus message from the council

Hastings Borough Council has a leading role to play in combating the coronavirus, passing on advice from the government, liaising with local support groups and as a key point of contact in the community hub. Deputy leader Colin Fitzgerald provides an update on actions taken and urges everyone to keep following government advice. 

Posted 17:09 Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: CA1066 Colin Fitzgerald comunity hub ESCC Hastings Borough Council Hastings Community Transport heart HVA Kim Forward

HVA’s Volunteer Week (1-7 June) initiatives

On Wednesday 6 June, Hastings Voluntary Action (HVA) will be in Hastings town centre talking to people about volunteering and encouraging them to spare a little of their time to make a huge difference in the local community. On Friday 8 June, HVA will be in St Leonards town centre. Alternatively, if you can’t get to these locations and you want to volunteer or find out more about available opportunities, you can always contact HVA at their base or via their website. Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 17:35 Tuesday, Jun 5, 2018 In: Campaigns Tags: Hastings Voluntary Action HVA Peter Thorpe Volunteer Week 2018

Food poverty in Hastings and St. Leonards: a snapshot

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Posted 16:24 Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018 In: Health Matters Tags: Dom's Food Mission Fare Share Fellowship of St Nicholas Food Bank Kings Church food poverty FSN HARC Hastings Advice and Representation Centre Hastings Voluntary Action His Place Chruch Hope Kitchen HVA Kellog's Report Hard To Swallow Marybeth Haas Ore Village Community Centre Seaview Subsidised Food Banks The Hastings and St Leonards Anti-Poverty Strategy Refresh 2016-2020 Report The Magdalen and Lasher Charity Vanessa Alves

Food For Thought

Interested in reducing food waste? In re-directing food towards those in need rather than landfill? Supporting local community cafes? Learning about cooking and making bread? Then book your tickets asap to a Love Hastings Love Yourself all-day free community food event taking place at The Stade Hall on 27 April. Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 16:42 Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017 In: Energy Wise Tags: Chances for Change East Sussex Community Chef Education Futures Trust Hastings Voluntary Action HVA Love Hastings Love Yourself

World Mental Health Day event

At The Big Sleep for Seaview, HOT’s Zelly Restorick met Sharon Rhodes and discovered that she’s the catalysing energy behind the World Mental Health Day event, Love Hastings Love Yourself. Here Sharon introduces herself and the reasons why the event is important for the town’s residents.

Posted 20:37 Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016 In: Health Matters Tags: Cllr Peter Chowney Dragon bar Hair Gallery Hastings and Bexhill Your Way Hastings Arms Hastings Borough Council HVA Love Hastings Love Yourself Mind Old Custom House Owl & Pussycat Sharon Rhodes Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust The Recovery College The Youth Council Time To Change Together UK World Mental Health Day

Socialising the economy

The recent City of Culture bid revealed the strength in depth of the creative economy in Hastings and St Leonards – now a new initiative is exploring the potential for our social economy, writes HOT’s Richard Hull.

Posted 12:00 Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 In: Campaigns Tags: Hastings Borough Coiuncil Hastings Works HVA Public sector Richard Hull Social Economy Social Economy Alliance social enterprise
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Ask and it May be Given! –  Central St Leonards Ward Community First Grants

Applications are invited for the second round of the Central St Leonards Ward

Posted 07:04 Saturday, Dec 1, 2012 In: Hastings People Tags: Central St Leonards Community Development Foundation grants Hastings Vlountary Action HVA volunteering
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