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Busy month for local refugee support groups

October is a month of action on various fronts for local refugee support groups, including a food collection this coming weekend, a poster campaign around town and the delivery of a petition urging the government to lift the ban on asylum seekers working – all this against the background of the Home Secretary’s announcement that she plans to reform the “broken” asylum system. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 21:58 Wednesday, Oct 7, 2020 In: Politics Tags: Community of Sanctuary Felicity Laurence Nick Terdre Priti Patel refugees Safwa Chowduhry Sally-Ann Hart

PPE lacking in Hastings surgeries as elsewhere

Evidence has emerged in Hastings of a lack of PPE – personal protective equipment – in GP surgeries even as controversy rages nationally over PPE supplies to frontline staff. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 20:18 Monday, Apr 13, 2020 In: Covid-19 Tags: Care England Chris Hopson giles duley Hastings Makers for NHS & Keyworkers Holly Blake Jonathan Ashworth Legacy of War Matt Hancock nhs Nick Terdre PPE Priti Patel Royal College of Nursing

IN-Crowd argues Left’s case for staying in EU

Various elements of the Left in Hastings have joined forces to set up The IN-Crowd, under whose banner they will campaign together for Britain to stay in the European Union. Rachel Lever describes the politics behind its formation and gives details of a public meeting on Friday 3 June.

Posted 19:27 Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 In: Politics Tags: Brexit IN-Crowd labour Michael Ford Momentum Priti Patel Rachel Lever solidarity
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