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Brexit’s con-trick is a poorly camouflaged power-bid on behalf of the ultra right

In a hard-hitting contribution to the EU referendum debate In campaigner Rachel Lever explores the not-so-hidden agenda of the forces of Out.

Posted 16:35 Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 In: Politics Tags: BBC Boris Johnson Brexit EU Jo Cox John Major Michael Gove Neil Hamilton nhs Nigel Farage Paul Mason Rachel Lever Thatcher ukip

By-elections results: as you were

There were no surprises in the outcome of last week’s by-elections, with both Labour and Conservative holding the three seats in play, but both the Green Party and an independent candidate were pleased with their showing. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 15:20 Wednesday, Jul 15, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: Andrea Needham Central St Leonards Clive Gross conservatives Gary Spencer-Holmes Green Party Ken Pankhurst Kevin Hill labour Old Hastings and Tressell Robert Cooke Sebastian Norton St Helens Sue Tait Tania Charman Terri Dowling ukip

Andrew Michael, UKIP

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Posted 10:32 Friday, Apr 3, 2015 In: Election 2015 Tags: Andrew Michael ukip
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Hustings in Hastings 

Hearing that there are to be hustings in Hastings, where general election candidates are to be asked questions by members of the public, HOT’s Zelly Restorick asked one of the organisers, Chris Connelley, also a HOT writer, some questions of her own to find out more.

Posted 09:17 Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 In: Home Ground Tags: Amber Rudd Andrew Michael Chris Connelley Conservative green Head of Projects and Development Jake Bowers labour Liberal Democrats Nick Perry Respect Sarah Owen The Y Centre ukip

UKIP made me go to the pub!

HOT’s Erica Smith finds a good reason to drink beer…

Posted 13:03 Monday, Dec 15, 2014 In: Campaigns Tags: David Sansbury Horse & Groom Horse and Groom intolerance old man’s pubs protest St Leonards tofu raffle tolerance ukip UKIP put me off my beer

County council votes against bus cuts

Swelling ground opposition to East Sussex County Council’s proposals to cut local bus services found an echo in County Hall in Lewes yesterday when the full council voted against implementation. Nick Terdre reports.

The Party’s over:  making sense of the day after

HOT writer Chris Connelley stood unsuccessfully for a council seat in last week’s local elections. Here he reflects on the experience.

Ukip gathers votes but no seats

Unlike in other parts of the country, there was no breakthrough for Ukip, the UK Independence Party, in the local elections in Hastings, where it lost its only seat to the Tories. With 16 seats up for grabs, Labour gained one from the Tories, ending up with 11 against the Tories’ five. Nick Terdre reports.

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