Only 12 other council areas in England are more deprived than Hastings, government figures reveal

Hastings fairs particularly badly in The Indices of Deprivation 2019 that have just been published. In seven of the 11 identified areas, problems in Hastings have got worse. The figures from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government are produced to show how deprived local areas are, in comparison to other parts of England. Hastings... Continue Reading →


First time competition success for Vic

Judo player Vic Lawrence won gold yesterday at his very first competition. Vic, who trains regularly with Dynamic Judo Sussex at the club's regular Monday and Wednesday sessions at Pretious Sports Hall in Northiam, only took up the sport nine months ago. Last night head coach Aaron Church said: “Vic is hard working and talented... Continue Reading →

Roll-up roll-up town hall for sale!

Here's your chance to bag a property bargain and a bit of Hastings history at the same time. The Old Town Hall, in Hastings Old Town's High Street is on the market. Hastings Borough Council announced this morning that it is inviting expressions of interest from potential purchasers. The Old Town Hall was built in... Continue Reading →

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