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St Mary in the Castle

The best deal “by far” for St Mary in the Castle

Hastings Councillors vied with each other for superlatives to comment on the future vision for St Mary in the Castle (SMIC) as presented to the Cabinet meeting on Monday 3 December, which would “establish SMIC as a cultural destination for the South East”. Our report of these developments is followed by personal comments from HOT volunteer 

Posted 16:07 Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012 In: Arts News Tags: Buckswood School SMIC st mary in the castle

Wednesday 28 November saw developments about two iconic Hastings buildings, St Mary In The Castle and the former Observer Building on Cambridge Road.  The latter has been empty for decades and is the biggest derelict building in the town. Whilst the news about St Mary In The Castle looks potentially positive, campaigners from Hastings Trust expressed dismay at the relative lack of interest or action from Hastings Borough Council regarding the future of the Observer Building. HOT’s Built Environment columnist, Richard Hull, writing in an individual capacity, delves further into the depths of the arguments.

Posted 07:13 Saturday, Dec 1, 2012 In: Campaigns Tags: Buckswood School F J Pasons Hastings Observer Hastings Trust Henry Ward Richard Hull SMIC

Composers’ Festival thinks global

The forthcoming Composers’ Festival to be held at St Mary in the Castle on Friday and Saturday 24 and 25 August is thinking global while employing a host of local talent on some exciting new music including many world premières, writes Chris Cormack.

Posted 15:44 Wednesday, Aug 22, 2012 In: Music & Sound Tags: Hastings Music festival SMIC st mary in the castle
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