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Launch of The West Street Chronicle

This weekend, a street party will be held in West Street in Hastings Old Town, to celebrate the launch of The West Street Chronicle: a free printed publication which aims to detail and memorialise the scarcely mentioned history of West Street. HOT’s Jordan Dixon writes.

Posted 17:07 Friday, Jul 27, 2018 In: One Long Party Tags: Hastings Old Town Heritage Lottery Fund Thomas Truax West Street West Street Chronicle
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Illuminating West Street: A Winter Salon

Following a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), the West Street Community Group will be supporting a year-long project researching, sharing and celebrating the history of West Street in Hastings Old Town. Xaverine Bates found out more.

Posted 09:29 Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 In: Community Arts Tags: Anthony Roberts Ed Boxall Jamie Cunliffe Peter Quinnell Radiator Arts Transition Town Hastings West Street

Please don’t mention the width of West Street

Do you know where West Street is? It is a narrow road sandwiched between George Street and East Parade in Hastings Old Town, an area where the buildings are mostly listed. Planning decisions should take into account the circumstances of the locale, a reasonable person might suppose. In West Street this has proved not to be the case, to the detriment of local residents, whose attempts to have the situation corrected have been ignored. Richard Price reports.

Posted 18:16 Monday, Feb 15, 2016 In: Home Ground Tags: Building Research Establishment English Heritage mansard roof Richard Price rights of light Sheila Bull Simon Duncan street scene Tim Cookson West Street
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