Those funny lamp posts on the Stade open space…

Does anyone else find those big wooden lamp posts on the Stade open space really unsympathetic?       The Philosopher and I were having coffee in the Eat cafe on the Stade this morning – a…

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Half-term blues….

Now we have moved to the seaside, our grand-daughter wants to come down from Brum and stay…. all very well in the summer, but possibly not so great in the February half-term.       In fact,…

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Saving Hastings Pier – is the project dead in the water?

 ‘Everyone Loves the Pier’ proclaim the few faded, dog-eared notices left around the town.Maybe, but love won’t last without communication or any evidence of positive action.      As a newcomer to Hastings, I can’t understand…

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Snowy Hastings

Snow, snow, snow…. Grey leaden sky looks set for more, too.  Best sights on our outing today – a 4 x 4 forging up Harold Road pulling two young girls, shrieking with delight, on a…

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St Leonard’s to Bexhill – new cycle track

Another Sunday, another walk.  This time, starting at the old Bathing Pool site, walking to Bexhill, back on the bus.       I like the idea of the new ‘Lido’ development on the pool site, but…

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