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Council refuses Old Town footpath bid

Hastings Borough council has turned down the Flamingo amusement park owner’s second attempt to take control of a disputed footpath on the Stade. Local residents and politicians welcomed the news. Nick Terdre reports.

Sinden mayor as HBC makes new appointments

It was a case of musical chairs at the annual meeting of Hastings Borough Council last week, as new holders of the mayoral posts and the various committees were elected, though portfolio holders were almost unchanged. Nick Terdre lists the names.

Posted 15:02 Thursday, May 24, 2018 In: Politics Tags: committee chairs csabinet Hastings Borough Council James Bacon Mayor Nigel Sinden portfolio holders

Confessions of a rookie Labour Party member

“I blame a cocktail of right wing media coverage, Ukelele Dave and a well-timed nudge by Kay Green.” HOT’s Erica Smith takes a partisan look at the local elections.

Much to debate at SEG’s AGM

There will be much to chew over when the Save Ecclesbourne Glen group holds its annual general meeting (AGM) in late February – the owners’ successful appeal against the demolition of the Bunker, the battle to have it effectively screened from the Country Park and the other conditions set by the planning inspector complied with. Nick Terdre reports.

A Tribute to Hastings 2016

By Bruce Nicol

Posted 18:32 Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 In: Poetry Tags: Bruce Nicol James Bacon old town poetry competition

Facing her fear for charity!

Jessamy Ingamells, a Year 6 pupil from Guesting Bradshaw CE Primary School, recently embarked on a sponsored challenge for Pestalozzi International Village Trust. Not only did she raise an incredible £100, but also faced her fear in holding a snake for 20 minutes. Hannah Nice reports from Pestalozzi.

Posted 13:51 Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 In: Hastings People Tags: Guesting Bradshaw CE Primary School James Bacon Jessamy Ingamells Pestalozzi Village

Kenyans take first places but everyone’s a winner in the Hastings Half Marathon

The 32nd Hastings Half Marathon took place on Sunday, with Kenyan runners taking first place among both men and women. Despite the overcast skies and chill air, it proved a great success, not least in numbers, attracting just under 3,500 participants. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 10:50 Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016 In: Sport Tags: Daniel Anderson Gary Foster half marathon James Bacon Lenah Jerotich Nick Terdre Rhys Boorman Russell Jacobs Sport Systems Stacey Clusker

On your marks for the Hastings Half Marathon!

It’s a sure sign that spring is here when the Hastings Half Marathon comes around – and it’s coming around this Sunday, 20 March. It’s not too late to sign up and join more than 3,000 others enjoying a run round Hastings for worthy motives. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 18:41 Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016 In: Sport Tags: half marathon James Bacon Laura Harffey Lions Club Nick Terdre Pestalozzi Premier Travel Chauffeurs Priyansh Gupta Westridge
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