Dazzling day at Fairlight in the Country Park

September can give us some dazzlingly beautiful days. We are currently enjoying a spell of lovely weather. The other day, Philosopher and I went up to the Hastings Country Park. It lifted our hearts… and…

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Hastings Battleaxe recommends the Winchelsea Cellars tour

All this time in Hastings, and we’ve never been to the Winchelsea Cellars before. One advantage of having friends to stay is that you do some of these ‘touristy’ things. Our one-time neighbour Bill was…

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Coastal Currents and other excitements….

Last week our old friends Sue and Alex came down from Birmingham for a few days.  We did lots of walking, enjoyed the Barefoot Opera ‘Carmen’ on Saturday night, and visited some Coastal Currents Open…

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Hastings LitFest – Hastings Battleaxe enjoys!

Last weekend, Battleaxe  had a really good time going to Hastings Literary Festival Events, both with Philosopher and with writing/poetry friends. Sir David Hare opens the Festival      The festival, the first one in Hastings,…

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Croquet – just the game for Hastings Battleaxe and the WI

Croquet? Really?  Yes. I just realised a post is overdue, am ready to throw myself into the Hastings Lit Fest later today and tomorrow, so thought I’d do something completely different….  Have played croquet a…

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