My heart sank as I looked at design

Having been looking forward to the restoration of the former Observer building my heart sank when I saw the plans.

While I realise that students play a large part in the economy of Hastings it is an iconic building that needs to be preserved and used for the entire community.

The suggestion of adding a huge lump on the top of the building would be so out of character as to be out of the question. I hope a more sensible restoration takes place.

David Barry

Waverley Court

Hastings

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