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Concerns for missing Hastings woman

Police are searching for Caroline Saunders, who is missing from Hastings.

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Local skaters represent GB in USA world championship

A group of eight local youngsters have been chosen to represent their country as Team GB at the Junior Roller Derby World Cup to be held in Philadelphia USA next month.

Sebastian Trabucatt arrives at court in Heraklion, Crete, where he is due to stand trial. Picture: Flora Thompson/PA Wire

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex man spared jail after killing teenager in Malia

A club promoter has been spared jail despite being convicted of killing a public schoolboy with a single punch during a night out at a Greek resort.

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Writer James Joyce is brought to life

Bloomsday 1066 at Hastings Library last Saturday celebrated the writer James Joyce with readings from his novel Ulysses.

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Join the Big Sleep and see how the other half live...

Registration is now open for those wanting to take part in Seaview’s sponsored mass sleep out, which returns to The Stade this September, raising awareness and funds for some of the town’s most vulnerable people.

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Midsummer Fish Festival is back

Hastings is set to celebrate the harvest of the sea this weekend when the Midsummer Fish Festival returns for a fifth year.

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RSPCA Wild Things project gets cash boost

The RSPCA’s Wild Things project, Hasting has received funding from the Careers and Enterprise Company.

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All revved up and raring to go!

The annual Senlac Classic Car Show and Craft Fair revved it up a gear this year, attracting more people than ever and raising a record amount for charity, predicted to be in excess of £20,000.

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Family support charity honours its volunteers with a special tea event

A charity which helps and supports local families and children honoured its volunteers by treating them to a special afternoon tea.

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Barby Keel’s shop features on TV for doing what it says on the tin!

The Barby Keel Animal Sanctuary charity shop has been featured in a BBC programme as possibly one of the only charities in Britain that puts the most back into the charity out of every pound spent.

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Local firm is offering free boiler to charity

Local firm Southern Energy Solutions Ltd are offer a free boiler, complete with fitting to a local charity which is need of one.

A forensic artist's impressionof how the unidentified woman looked when she was alive

COUNTY NEWS: Mystery of unknown woman found dead on beach

Mystery surrounds the identity of a woman whose body was found washed up in a Sussex cove.


Update: Rare high UV level across Sussex for next few days

Very high pollen and UV levels are being forecast for across Sussex until the end of the weekend.

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Church is one of High Points of 1066 Country but needs support

If you didn’t know it was there, blink and you would miss St Andrew’s Church with its majestic tower, historical graveyard and interesting architectural features.

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Teenagers injured in Bexhill crash

Two teenage girls are receiving hospital treatment after a serious collision in Bexhill yesterday afternoon (Tuesday).

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Police investigating bomb threat against Hastings meeting

Police have confirmed they are working with the organisers of an event in Hastings after a bomb threat was made on social media.

VIDEO: New owner discusses plans for Hastings Pier

The new owner of Hastings Pier Sheikh Abid Gulzar said the popular landmark will reopen on Friday – a week after he completed his purchase.

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New pier owner says he will ‘never charge for entrance’ says MP

The new owner of Hastings Pier told the town’s MP he would ‘never charge’ for entrance and is ‘eager to engage with the community’ in a meeting on Monday (June 18).

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Open gardens event is the pick of the bunch, raising £7k for charity

Winchelsea’s annual National Garden Scheme event has been hailed as the best one yet, attracting hundreds of visitors and raising more than £7,000.

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Hastings house prices risen by more than 250 per cent since 2000

Hastings and St Leonards is one of 19 areas in the UK which has seen house prices increase by more than 250 per cent since the start of the century.

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