Secret Hastings – the Garlic wood

The first year we came to Hastings, the Philosopher and I stumbled on an amazing sight – the hidden wild garlic wood in Alexandra Park at the top of Shornden Reservoir. We have visited every…

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Jack in the Green – Battleaxe’s shame….

No, I’m not ashamed to admit it – here I am, a Hastings resident, and I didn’t go to the Jack in the Green festival.       Don’t get me wrong, if required I can haul…

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Battleaxe in Hastings Tip shock…..

Just took a load of garden rubbish to the Pebsham tip.  To my disappointment and astonishment, the metal container where the tip geezers used to pile things that had some value, and then sell the…

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The Hastings Scone Survey continues

Wet days, wet days…. Sunday was nice though.  Made a Scone Investigation Visit to the West Hill Cafe.  If ever we had doubts about moving to Hastings – which, at the moment, we don’t –…

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Scrabbleman – a Hastings puzzle?

Scrabbleman? No, Scrabblewoman So, I’ve seen the BBC News, I’ve read about it in the Hastings and St Leonard’s Observer…. the Philosopher said to me last night, “Do you fancy a game of Scrabble?”  He…

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