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Observer Building planning application submitted

After a lot of work, White Rock Neighbourhood Ventures (WRNV) have submitted the planning application for the Observer Building to Hastings Borough Council.

Posted 05:44 Sunday, May 31, 2020 In: Home Ground Tags: IF_DO Jess Steele Observer building

New future about to unfold for Observer building

A new future is about to open up for the former Observer building in Cambridge Road following the exchange of contracts between White Rock Neighbourhood Ventures and the previous owner. A 10-year project to transform the building is envisaged, with a £10,000 Crowdfunder appeal to help kick-start the work. Nick Terdre reports.

Could the Hastings Democratic Alliance be revived?

In 2005 the Hastings Democratic Alliance (HDA) was formed, aiming to promote participation and involvement in the democratic process, and to maintain a watching brief on the activities of public and private bodies. HOT’s Chandra Masoliver interviews former local councillor, Sue Palmer, and artist and activist, Colin Booth, both founder members of the HDA. They discuss the background of HDA, the achievements of the alliance and the prospect of its revival.

Concerns aired about Observer Building plan

Concerns about the proposed development of the Observer Building in central Hastings were aired at a public meeting on Monday, with former local councillor Godfrey Daniel providing advice on how objections should be framed. The period for submitting comments has been extended to 9 September. Nick Terdre listened in.

Posted 10:34 Friday, Aug 26, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Basement Endeavours Flint Group Godfrey Daniel Jeff Kirby Jess Steele Land Registry Meanwhile Space Nick Terdre Observer building Printworks Richard Upton Rock House university of brighton White Rock Trust

Public meeting on Monday 22 August to discuss revised plans for the Observer Building

The public consultation period for the revised plans for the Observer Building is soon to close, which has caused a flurry of activity on the borough council planning website, writes Erica Smith. It’s also led to local resident Lorna Lloyd co-organising a public meeting about the proposed changes with Castle Ward Forum councillor, Lee Clarke.

Posted 16:39 Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Cllr Council Flint Hastings Jeff Kirby Observer building Printworks revised plans
Bee Swarm Jo Redpath

Curious Cautionary Tales

Posted 08:41 Sunday, Aug 7, 2016 In: Visual Arts Tags: Jo Redpath Lauris Morgan-Griffiths Liz Finch Observer building

The Weekend Break

The Weekend Break by Cheryl White comes to the OB Theatre, Hastings on July 20th 2016.

Posted 17:53 Friday, Jul 15, 2016 In: Performance Tags: Cheryl White First Heard John Knowles. New plays Observer building playwrights The Weekend Break theatre

Uncommon or garden flower show

For those of you who are not going to the Chelsea Flower Show or can’t quite take the press of people, there is a gem of a flower show at the Observer Building, Uncommon or Garden. Hot’s Lauris Morgan-Griffiths went to smell the roses.

Posted 14:03 Saturday, May 21, 2016 In: Visual Arts Tags: Anne Smith Beth Smith Jim Cook Jodie Carey Katya de Grunwald Lauris Morgan-Griffiths Observer building Rebecca Louise Law Rose Ratcliffe Yiogos Nikiteas
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