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Read Your Way competition winners

The “Read Your Way” campaign launched a photography competition in June that asked parents to send in pictures of their children reading some of their favourite books; and they have announced the three winners, writes Vanessa Alves.

Posted 09:20 Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 In: Photography Tags: 18 hours Hastings Opportunity Area Culture Shift Education Futures Trust FSN Hastings Hastings Storytelling Festival Jeremy Ennes NSMC photography winners St Leonards

26,000 books are coming to town!

Bloomsbury Publishing and the National Literacy Trust Hub in Hastings are gifting more than 26,000 brand new books to children and adults across Hastings and St Leonards, writes Vanessa Alves.

Posted 09:07 In: Literature Tags: Bloomsbury Publishing books Celia Imrie children reading Chris Smith Hastings Holly Watts homeless shelter J.K. Rowling Kate Pankhurst local schools National Literacy Trust Hub Neil Gaiman Richard Ford St Leonards

‘GONE’: arrived, and left, the Pier

On Saturday 11 July, Extinction Rebellion Hastings and St Leonards (XRHSL) temporarily installed 1,200 pairs of children’s shoes on Hastings Pier, in a performance installation entitled GONE. Erica Smith went to witness the fleeting installation.

Posted 09:16 Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020 In: Campaigns Tags: climate change Donna Ford Extinction Rebellion Hastings La Pethick Lauris Morgan-Griffiths pier St Leonards XR

XR perform climate change action on Hastings Pier

On Saturday morning, 11 July, Extinction Rebellion Hastings and St Leonards will temporarily install 1,000 pairs of children’s shoes on Hastings Pier, in a performance installation entitled GONE. Erica Smith checks in with XR’s Felix Lozano to find out more about the installation.

Posted 20:42 Wednesday, Jul 8, 2020 In: Campaigns Tags: action children's shoes climate change Gone Hastings pier St Leonards XR

Support local crafters

Etsy team member Caroline Ellis tells us how you can support local crafters and makers by buying from them online.

Posted 13:41 Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020 In: Shops & Things Tags: Caroline Ellis community craft crafters Etsy Hastings makers St Leonards

How time flies!

The original time period for A Town Explores A Book 2020 was a three-week period over the Easter holidays. However, because Covid-19 precautions have currently put a stop to any outdoor art installations or public events, the festival span has been extended until the end of July. HOT’s Erica Smith gives an update of the different ways that H.G.Wells’ The Time Machine is being celebrated throughout May.

Posted 10:41 Tuesday, May 5, 2020 In: Arts News Tags: A town explores a book St Leonards

Hastings Easter Festival Online

Posted 07:42 Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 In: Festivals Tags: covid-19 Darren Maylem Easter Feed'em Foodbank Hastings Inderpaul Sandhu music Nigel Sinden St Leonards Steve Waller Unique Creation
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