Peter Chowney Selected as Hastings & Rye Labour’s Prospective Parliamentary Candidate

Hastings & Rye Constituency Labour Party is proud to announce the result of its parliamentary candidate selection meeting. Our members have selected Peter Chowney to be our candidate in the next general election. As the leader of Hastings Borough Council, Peter knows the problems we face and the opportunities we must grab to ensure we […]

Hastings Council Leader’s Report: August 2018

Last year, Hastings Council consulted local people on its ‘masterplan’ proposals for White Rock Gardens, and land from the seafront through to Summerfields Woods. Following on from that, we now need to embark on a more formal process to develop an Area Action Plan (AAP) for this area, covering not just White Rock Gardens, but […]

Hastings Council Leader’s Report: July 2018

Street Cleaning Contract At the Cabinet meeting last Monday, it was agreed to bring the street cleaning contract back in-house, creating a street cleaning ‘direct services organisation’ (DSO) and running the street cleaning service directly, rather than through an external contractor.  This will include removing flytips, and bulky waste collections. Many councils were forced to [...]

Tressell ward report May 2018

To comment on any of the items below or obtain further information, please contact Cllrs Tania Charman and Peter Chowney. Borough Council election Hastings Borough Council elections took place on 3rd May, with Labour gaining two seats: one from Conservative (St Helen’s), one from Independent (Castle) and losing one to Conservative (West St Leonards). So […]

Ore Ward report April 2018

If you would like to discuss any of the items below or to sign up for our monthly email report, please contact Cllrs Richard Street and Michael Wincott Welcome to our final report. Water Crisis Early in March, the sudden thaw caused pipes to burst in many parts of the ward. This left hundreds of […]

Tressell ward report April 2018

To comment on any of the items below or obtain further information, please contact Cllrs Tania Charman and Peter Chowney. Ore Business Park The Ore Business Park application variation (to change the access to the site to the lower gate from Hurrell Road) was sadly approved by planning committee, following comments from the county council […]

Tressell ward report March 2018

To comment on any of the items below or obtain further information, please contact Cllrs Tania Charman and Peter Chowney. Ore Business Park The Ore Business Park application variation (to change the access to the site to the lower gate from Hurrell Road) went to Planning Committee on February 7th. Both Tania and I attended, […]

Braybrooke Ward report March 2018

If you would like to discuss any of the items below or to sign up for our monthly email report, please contact Cllrs Sue Beaney, Dominic Sabetian and Godfrey Daniel. Your local Borough Councillors Dominic Sabetian and Sue Beaney, together with your County Councillor Godfrey Daniel (pictured above), all of whom live in Braybrooke Ward, […]