Rye Bakery to move to new location

The Rye Bakery is set to move to a new location over the weekend.

Brian and Claire Mear with their daughter Amelie

Parents channel tragedy to raise money for terminally ill children

A two day rock festival is heading to Hastings next month to raise money for disabled, sick and terminally ill children.

Police news

Police specials join teams in Hastings and Rother

Sussex Police says it is to begin deploying volunteer special constables to assist with a new operation in Hastings and Rother.

Jeff Jolley, Pete Oldfield, Bill and Eve Montgomery and Jo Browning SUS-170530-130432001

New bus lanes proposed for St Leonards road

Bus lanes along a busy main road in St Leonards are set to be built next year.


Video: Argos to start Black Friday three hours early

As the UK counts down the final few hours to the start of Black Friday - the busiest online shopping day of the year – Argos has announced it will officially start the big day three hours early at 9pm.


Mum shares her experience of restorative justice after Hastings attack

A mum whose son was attacked in his Hastings home has shared her experience of the restorative justice process to mark International Restorative Justice (RJ) week.

Lewis Hole has been scoring goals for Little Common Football Club since way back in 2005.

Common boss hails 300-goal hot shot

Little Common player-manager Russell Eldridge hailed Lewis Hole a club legend after the forward netted his 300th goal for the football club.

Louise Hutton. Photo by Georgina Piper.  SUS-171121-132249001

Working to raise awareness of hereditary breast cancer

A Bexhill woman who had a double mastectomy has posed for a charity photoshoot to raise awareness of hereditary breast cancer.

Konrad Pieterse

Cyclist died in crash on 'poor' road surface, inquest hears

A popular Bexhill cyclist who died in a collision near Fairlight earlier this year had crossed on to the wrong side of the road while turning into a sharp bend, an inquest heard this week.
Muriel Matters House

Landlords fined for failing to get license

Hastings Borough Council says it continues to keep up the pressure on rogue landlords operating in town.

The Great British Bake Off

Could you be the next Great British Bake Off champion?

Are you brilliant with brioche and marvellous with meringue - well now's your chance to prove it.
The proposed concept design

Hastings seafront plans to revamp area

An area of the seafront is set to be rejuvenated as part of an ambitious project.

Gary Foster on his way to a superb personal best time in the Brighton 10K.

Hastings AC ace shines in Brighton 10K

A Hastings Athletic Club distance running talent produced a superb performance in the Brighton 10K on Sunday.

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