Election latest: Brexit made easy

Don’t fall for a Boris ‘deal’ – only Labour can ‘get Brexit done’ YOU get the final say on Brexit – only with Labour A Labour deal will ‘get Brexit done’. Final vote, sorted.  With Labour: a sensible Brexit deal, or remain Brexit in or out: Labour will implement your decision Labour’s Brexit will safeguard food standards and […]

Election latest: food banks

Desperately low-paid drive sharp rise in Hastings food bank demand Hastings’ main food bank has just had its biggest October on record, with a sharp increase in those being referred for emergency food aid. The government’s cruel benefits system is driving thousands more to rely on food banks. And the situation this winter is getting […]

Britain’s suffering seaside towns need urgent help, says Lords report

Hastings may appear to be ‘on the up’ – but on housing, jobs and transport links, it is being left behind   Disadvantaged seaside towns like Hastings face massive problems, requiring urgent government action, according to a hard-hitting House of Lords report* out this month (April 4). Peter Chowney, Labour parliamentary candidate for Hastings & […]

Labour Climate Change Motion gets unanimous support

Hastings takes historic step to tackle climate change Unanimous backing for Labour initiative to make town carbon-neutral by 2030 Hastings Council last night (Feb 13) voted to make the carbon neutral by 2030 – putting tackling climate change at the heart of council policy. Sustainable energy generation on council land could see the council supplying […]