Baptists’ boss hails ‘fantastic achievement’

Battle Baptists manager Gary Walsh hailed a ‘fantastic achievement’ after the football club won a national knockout competition.

Battle Baptists' players and management celebrate with the trophy. Pictures by Simon Newstead

Brilliant Battle celebrate national cup glory

Battle Baptist Football Club is celebrating being crowned national champions.

Joffra Archer made 70 from 68 balls, with six fours and five sixes,

County Championship - day 3: Resolute batting takes Durham into fourth day at Hove

Some resolute defensive batting from Durham’s captain Paul Collingwood and Ryan Pringle has carried their championship match against Sussex into the fourth day.

Councillors held the minute's silence at 3pm. Picture by Roberts Photographic

Hastings mayor and councillors hold minute’s silence for Manchester

The council held a minute’s silence in Queen’s Square this afternoon (Tuesday, May 23) to pay respects to the victims of yesterday’s terrorist attack in Manchester.

Roger Moore pictured in September 1984 during the filming of A View To A Kill

Sir Roger Moore’s memorable James Bond lines

Former James Bond star Sir Roger Moore has died in Switzerland at the age of 89 after a short battle with cancer, his family has announced.


Reassurance for children after Manchester attack

The BBC has published advice for children who have been upset or frightened by the Manchester attack.

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Celebrating this passionate punk princess who was a true original

Highly Inflammable is waiting to explode under the dome in St Mary In The Castle, Hastings.

Hastings wins top Seaside Awards again

Hastings wins top Seaside Awards again

Two beaches in Hastings and St Leonards have been recognised for their cleanliness and water quality.

Sedlescombe organ recital

Music will have you dancing in the aisles

Andrew McGregor, one of the organists from Sedlescombe’s St John The Baptist church, will present a lively programme of music there called Dancing In The Aisles.

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Reds boss sends thoughts to Manchester victims

Crawley Town FC’s new boss has taken to social media to send his prayers to the victims of the Manchester attack.

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Council to hold minute’s silence for victims of Manchester attack

Hastings Borough Council will be holding a one minute’s silence at 3pm this afternoon (Tuesday, May 23) for the victims of the Manchester attack.

Sussex Police message of support following Manchester attack

Sussex Police message of support following Manchester attack

Following the horrific attack at Manchester Arena last night, Assistant Chief Constable Steve Barry said: “Many of us awoke this morning to the news of what is being treated as a terrorist attack at Manchester Arena last night.

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Sussex unites to stand with Manchester

People from all walks of life across Sussex have united in their support for Manchester and the many affected by the shocking events last night.

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Southern strike suspended after Manchester attack

Southern staff have suspended a planned rail strike in light of last night’s attack in Manchester.

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Sussex stands with the people of Manchester

When the phone rang at 5am on Tuesday morning I really did fear the worst. Those kind of calls only ever bring bad news so I answered it with much trepidation.

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How inspiration got Williams back on track

Another free live instore is coming from Music’s Not Dead favourite Tom Williams who will be playing tomorrow (Saturday May 27) from 4.30pm at the shop to celebrate the release of his new album All Change.

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Celebrating rich musical past and hope for future

Zooquarium is a new one-day festival taking place on award-winning Hastings Pier on Saturday July 15.

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Former Liverpool and Leeds United star Harry Kewell appointed new Crawley Town boss

Harry Kewell has been named new Crawley Town head coach.

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Happy Harold makes welcome return for Bus Show

Historic Hastings trolleybus Happy Harold was the star of the show when he made a welcome come-back for the 25th Annual Vintage and Classic Vehicle Show on the Oval last Sunday.

Stars From The Commitments at Hastings White Rock

Stars From The Commitments

If you remember the original heartwarming film then an evening with The Stars From The Commitments would be just the thing on Saturday May 27; they will be performing live at the White Rock Theatre in Hastings from 7.30pm.

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