Just to express my deep shock and sadness at the very sad loss of Cllr Hodges.
I came across John on various committees over the years, the last one being the St Helen’s Residents Association committee, where John was always a very active and valued member of this committee.
On a personal level, I can only state that John possessed the integrity which is unfortunately so lacking nowadays.
He loved Hastings and gave a very interesting talk to the St Helen’s residents about Hastings and its pier, which he was so keen to get up and running again.
I am sure he will be keenly missed by all that had the good fortune to meet up with one of nature’s true gentlemen. Rest In Peace John.
St Helen’s Residents Association
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