Newsletter: Issue 14 (27 June 2019)

Apply Now for Free West Hill Festival Concert Tickets As announced in previous newsletters, Hastings & St. Leonards Society is organising a West Hill (Hastings) Community Festival over the weekend of 20 – 22 September as part of our West Hill Local Heritage Project. The project is supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage [...]

By |2019-07-01T08:38:33+01:00July 1st, 2019|The Society|0 Comments

Newsletter No 13

Newsletter: Issue 13 (20 May 2019) Annual General Meeting Report The second Annual General Meeting of the Society took place on Monday 29 April at the White Rock Hotel. Notes from the meeting, including the Chair’s Annual Report, have been circulated to all members. Other recipients of our Newsletters may be interested in the main [...]

By |2019-05-24T07:29:08+01:00May 24th, 2019|The Society|0 Comments

E-Bulletin – Open Meeting Monday 13th May

Open Meeting, Monday 13th May, 6pm start, at White Rock Hotel. Agenda 1. Main Topic: John Bownas (H & St. L Society committee member and Town Centre Business Improvement District Manager) reports on the activities of BID and outlines the strategy for the Town Centre’s future. Followed by questions and discussion 2. Chris Lewcock: update [...]

By |2019-05-02T20:32:58+01:00May 2nd, 2019|The Society|0 Comments

Get Hastings Reading – ‘Lost Words’ trail

e-bulletin (12 April 2019) Get Hastings Reading - ‘Lost Words’ trail Graeme Quinnell of the Literacy Trust has asked H & St. L Society to circulate the following information: “As part of the Get Hastings Reading campaign we run events to engage children, young people and families in literacy themed activities from time to time. [...]

By |2019-04-15T08:48:27+01:00April 15th, 2019|The Society|0 Comments

Hastings Heritage Trail

Hastings Heritage Trail is an interactive walking tour designed to be fun for all generations. It features ten central Hastings locations that have stayed largely unchanged for at least 25 years. The trail has been created by Hastings born photographer Maxine Beuret. Each place has been chosen for its fascinating history with a focus on design. It [...]

By |2019-03-11T07:26:22+01:00March 11th, 2019|The Society|0 Comments

Further Notes from Chris Lewcock on St Leonard’s Parish Church

St Leonards Church and Undercliff: Preliminary Thoughts Key Issues The working assumption of this report is to consider St Leonards Church in the context of the wider townscape. See attached birds’ eye view and aerial shot - in the .pdf below Further consideration may nevertheless demonstrate that this is over-ambitious or unnecessary and that it [...]

By |2019-03-25T08:54:04+01:00March 7th, 2019|The Society|0 Comments