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Buoy bands of Hastings

Hastings has been at the forefront of the renaissance in Shanty singing and maritime music in recent years and partly responsible for the re-emergence of this tradition have been the RX Shantymen. Bob Perry writes.

Posted 11:34 Saturday, Nov 4, 2017 In: Music & Sound Tags: Fisherman's Friends RX Shantymen st mary in the castle

Roll up for Hastings Herring Fair!

Hastings Herring Fair takes to the Stade this weekend, when the local fishing fleet will be celebrating 10 years since they were awarded MSC – Marine Stewardship Council – status for their sustainable methods of herring fishing. Councillor Dawn Poole, Hastings Borough Council’s lead member for regeneration, explains what’s on offer.

Posted 09:11 Thursday, Oct 29, 2015 In: Food & Drink Tags: Dawn Poole Essential Wine School Fisheries Local Action Group Herring Fair Radiator Arts RX Shantymen Sarah Watson

Hastings Shanty Festival Returns

The Hastings Shanty Festival is now a much prized hardy perennial in the Hastings festival calendar and has now gained widespread acclaim in the world of shanty singing.

Posted 19:39 Thursday, Jul 16, 2015 In: One Long Party Tags: Chris Roach Dominic Magog Graeme Knights Hastings Jim Mageean Keith Kendrick Many a Mickle RX Shantymen Shanty Festival 2015 Sylvia Needham Titus
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