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It’s all systems go for Christmas charities

Christmas is a busy time for charities working with homeless people and families short of the resources to provide for themselves at the toughest time of the year. This is especially true for those charities with a Christmas focus, such as Surviving Christmas, which will be providing its usual seasonal hospitality. Another event has been arranged at the YMCA. Nick Terdre (himself a Surviving Christmas volunteer) reports. Photos by Surviving Christmas.

Posted 18:44 Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 In: Grassroots Tags: Child Support Agency Dom's Food Mission Fair Share Hastings Furniture Service HSBC Martin Hyland Paul Tablord Saico Sainsbury's Salvation Army Soul Express Sue Evans Surviving Christmas Sussex Coast College Tesco Walker's restaurant Xtrax

Hook A Duck

Local artist, Robin Elliott-Knowles, has been selected as one of twelve national artists artists to be shown at this years Autism Arts Festival in Canterbury.

Posted 23:46 Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 In: Arts News Tags: Autism Jarman Building John Knowles. Robin Elliot-Knowles Sussex Coast College University of Kent

Season’s greetings from Surviving Christmas

Surviving Christmas is putting the final touches to its annual arrangements to bring seasonal cheer to those who are homeless or, for whatever reason, are unable to provide an enjoyable Christmas for themselves and their families. Nick Terdre reports. Photos by Surviving Christmas.

Posted 13:15 Monday, Dec 19, 2016 In: Grassroots Tags: Caroline Bendell Crusader Vehicle Hire East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service Martin Hyland Nick Terdre Sainsbury's Salvation Army Centre Surviving Christmas Sussex Coast College Xtrax
Clash project rehearsals © Chris Parker

Choirs sing Bayeux Tapestry into life

Choirs abound in Hastings and St Leonards, filled with people who want to sing opera, gospel, jazz, rock or pop with others for the feel-good, endorphin, oxytocin releasing factor and the sheer love of singing. Now Jenny Miller, Director of Barefoot Opera has brought seven choirs together for two performances of Clash. a work specially produced for the ROOT 1066 festival. HOT’s Lauris Morgan-Griffiths talks to her about the project.

Student debate on Europe

With only a couple of weeks to go before the national referendum, students hosted a lively Half Term Debate at Sussex Coast College Hastings over whether the UK should stay in or leave the European Union.

Posted 17:24 Monday, Jun 6, 2016 In: Politics Tags: Andrew Michael Annabel Sarling Clive Cooke Damien Collins Europe Georgie Warner national referendum Nigel Jones Peter Chowney Sussex Coast College

Campus survives but new sustainable model will be developed, says University of Brighton

Hastings campus is not sustainable in the longer term, the University of Brighton has concluded. It will now seek to develop a “new model” of higher education provision in the town, in conjunction with Sussex Coast College Hastings. But a withdrawal from the town, as local politicians had feared, is not envisaged. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 18:03 Thursday, Mar 10, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Amber Rudd Nick Terdre Paul Barnett Peter Chowney Sarah Owen Sussex Coast College university of brighton university of Hastings

Loss of solar industry jobs

At a recent Jobs Fair, organised by Amber Rudd, Hastings and Rye MP and Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change was challenged by local residents about the loss of solar industry jobs, due to the cuts made by her government department. Zelly Restorick writes.

Posted 09:16 Wednesday, Mar 2, 2016 In: Energy Wise Tags: Amber Rudd Andrea Needham climate change Combe Haven Defenders Hastings and Rye MP and Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Amber Rudd solar industry Sussex Coast College

SPARK calls for award nominations

SPARK, the network for young’s people’s organisations in East Sussex, is inviting member groups to apply for one of its 2016 awards. Winners will be announced at a ceremony in May, for which the main sponsor is the East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 16:40 Monday, Feb 22, 2016 In: Grassroots Tags: Ashdown Audio Visual Craftimation Factory Create 51 David Kemp Education Futures Trust Firewise Little Gate Farm Nick Terdre Paula Woolven Redhead Design Respond Academy RSPCA Mallydams Wood Safe Drive Stay Alive Seaford Musical Theatre Juniors South Downs National Park Authority SPARK Sussex Coast College Sussex Downs College Sussex Police Wave Leisure
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