Principled campaigners or bad losers? A town divided

Friends of Hastings Pier (FoHP) have been accused on social media of conducting a 'witch hunt' against the new owner of Hastings Pier, Sheikh Abid Gulzar. It was announced late on Friday that Mr Gulzar, owner of the pier in Eastbourne had won the tussle to secure ownership of the pier in Hastings. Almost immediately... Continue Reading →


Going… going… but is it gone?

Friends of Hastings Pier appear to have raised the white flag of surrender this afternoon in its battle to buy the town's pier directly from its administrators. But the friends are not going down without one last attempt to wrestle control of Hastings Pier away from the man who already owns Eastbourne Pier. In a... Continue Reading →

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