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Hiroshima Day ceremony in Alexandra Park on 6 August

Hastings Against War will hold its annual commemoration of those who lost their lives in the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945 with a ceremony at the boating lake in Alexandra Park on Tuesday 6 August. Nick Terdre reports.

Patrons Doon Mackichan and Dave Brown launch Hastings Fringe

The third annual Hastings Fringe was launched last Thursday (31 August) in the Old Town to an audience of over a hundred with an evening of al fresco entertainment,

Posted 10:10 Friday, Sep 8, 2017 In: Arts News Tags: Butler's Gap Dave Brown Dolly Delicious Doon Mackichan Dr Savage festival Hastings Heather Alexander Las Pasionarias launch performance Punch and Judy St Leonards

Women Resist War

At the Quaker Meeting House on 2 May, there was an event themed around women who resisted the First World War, shining a light on those women who aren’t widely known yet, whose stories form part of the wider history of the war. John Enefer writes.

Posted 08:06 Tuesday, May 9, 2017 In: Grassroots Tags: Alice Wheeldon ann kramer Emily Johns Eric Bogel Gabriel Carlyle Hastings Against War John Enefer Las Pasionarias Responses To Trump

Nuclear fall-out and remembrance

Earlier this month, MPs voted for Trident renewal by 472 votes to 117 – a majority of 355, including nearly all Conservative Party members and half of Labour, even though Jeremy Corbyn, a lifelong unilateralist, and many Scottish National Party MPs opposed this decision, writes Zelly Restorick. In remembrance of the use of nuclear weaponry and its consequences, Hastings Against War will hold a service for those who lost their lives in the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945, with a ceremony at the boating lake in Alexandra Park on Tuesday August 9th. 

Posted 09:30 Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 In: The HOT Planet Tags: Alexandra Park Dwight Eisenhower Hiroshima John Enefer Las Pasionarias Mayor Judy Rogers Nagasaki trident Trident renewal

Event remembers all victims of war

On 8 November the Peace Garden in Alexandra Park provided the setting for a service remembering all victims of war. John Enefer of Hastings Against War describes the occasion.

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