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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 Hastings Inderpaul Sandhu music Nigel Sinden St Leonards Steve Waller Unique Creation

St Leonards Festival through the eyes of JJ Waller

JJ Waller continues his documentation of life in St Leonards and Hastings with a visit to this year’s St Leonards Festival.

Posted 16:43 Wednesday, Jul 3, 2019 In: One Long Party Tags: 18 hours community JJ Waller St Leonards St Leonards Festival 2019

Free talks to help the elderly keep safe and healthy

Across April and May, four free educational talks will take place in Hastings, St Leonards, Bexhill and Rother, designed to help older people lead healthy and active lives, while also teaching them about self-care and the effects of ageing. HOT’s Jordan Dixon writes.

Posted 19:05 Monday, Apr 8, 2019 In: Health Matters Tags: Bexhill Conquest Hospital Dr Elena Mucci Educational talks Hastings and Rother Voluntary Action Groups Health and well-being Patient Participation Group Spire Healthcare St Leonards
Greg Smith - Powdermill © Tom Hunter

Exiles’ proud journey home

Sometimes an outsider’s eye is needed to point up things that we see every day and take somewhat for granted. Hastings and St Leonards, as we know, has always seen an influx of people making their way from elsewhere to the south coast and embedding themselves in the community. But it is not only British people. Lauris Morgan-Griffiths spoke to photographer Tom Hunter about his taxi driver project A Journey Home which opens on 9 February at Hastings Museum and Art Gallery.

Posted 17:48 Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 In: Photography Tags: Hastings Hastings Museum and Art Gallery Lauris Morgan-Griffiths Lucy Bell Gallery St Leonards Tom Hunter Turner

HOT Style: Meet Rae

Spotted on Hastings Pier.

Posted 11:33 Monday, Sep 3, 2018 In: HOT Style Tags: Bev Francis bohemian style claudine Eccleston Hastings Hastings Pier rae St Leonards street style

JJ Waller talks about Through The Lens Festival

After 11 years of being associated with St Leonards and Hastings, photographer JJ Waller is proud to finally be a part of the Coastal Currents festival this September. Erica Smith interviews him about his appearance at the inaugural Through The Lens Festival of Photography from 31 August to 8 September at St Mary in the Castle.

Posted 21:50 Friday, Aug 24, 2018 In: Photography Tags: Antony Penrose festival Hastings JJ Waller Lee Miller Martin Parr Photography St Leonards Through The Lens
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