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East Sussex College Automotive Training Centre award ceremony celebrates student achievements!

East Sussex College Hastings celebrated the outstanding achievements of its automotive students at the annual Automotive Training Centre (ATC) Award Ceremony (13th June).

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Former AFC Bournemouth Premier League star joins Sussex non-league club

A Sussex club who play in the SEVENTH tier of non-league football have signed a former Premier League player.

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100% pass rate at HKA

Last week over 150 students took part in Grading at HKA and all students passed successfully.

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“We want to make Bexhill the pop capital of the world"

Bexhill’s latest cultural offering, Bex-Pop Studios has been officially opened by Councillor Andrew Crotty.

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In pictures: Iconic Hastings seafront house with sea views up for sale

An eleven bedroomed Hastings seafront town house with a famous frontage has gone on the market.

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Hastings Platinum Champion's networking lunch hailed a major success

Royal Voluntary Service Platinum Champion Lord Brett McLean held his Business and Community Luncheon at Sussex Coast College Hastings, designed to connect businesses, charities and local government representatives together all under one roof.

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Knotty festival reaches Hastings conclusion

Knotty, a “festival of performance for the adventurous” enters its second and final weekend (June 14-16) at venues and locations across Hastings.

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Homes in Hastings area left without water again after main bursts

Homes have been left without water yet again after another burst in the Guestling area, just outside Hastings.

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Schoolgirl reports sexual harassment on train - 'Boarded the service at Hastings'

Police are investigating after a schoolgirl was reportedly sexually harassed on a train – and they would like to speak to a man who boarded at Hastings.

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Bumper turnout for Hastings Runners in the country park - picture special

The Hastings Runners Alan Corke race was another fantastic advert for the club with 110 members taking part, whether as runners or marshals, in the stunning setting of Hastings Country Park at Fairlight.

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General Election 2024 – Hastings and Rye election candidates

The final list of candidates standing in the upcoming general election was published on Friday (June 7).

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G4 celebrate 20 years with Eastbourne date and new album

Can it really be 20 years since G4 sang Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody on The X Factor?

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Olympic hero Jayne Torville handed cheque by Hastings charity to kickstart taxi fundraising

Hastings Lions Club donated a cheque to kickstart the fundraising appeal for the Albany Taxi Charity Run To The Sun Appeal.

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St Leonards pub has new landlords and longer opening times

The Marina Fountain pub in St Leonards has new owners who are promising to run it as a traditional dog-friendly pub

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New gin distilled by the sea in Hastings is making waves

A new gin distillery in the East Sussex seaside town of Hastings has seen an incredible demand for its product with local pubs, bars and restaurants eager to take it and often selling out.

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Huge turnout for Hastings Runners beginner runners programme

Hastings Runners have had a very successful start to their new Walk-to-Run group.

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Battle company taking part in British Fireworks Championship

A Battle based company will be aiming for the stars after being selected to take part in the British Firework Championships in August.

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Mobility Walk event on Bexhill seafront is great success

Bexhill Rotary Club organised a mass wheelchair push along Bexhill seafront on Sunday June 9.

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St Leonards drug dealer's sentence extended 'to more accurately reflect the severity of his crimes'

A St Leonards man found with almost £1million of drugs has had his jail sentence extended after an appeal.

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Hastings council leaders back plans to build and buy homes

Plans to build and buy around 134 homes in Hastings have received the backing of cabinet councillors.