Hastings Council Leader’s Report: January 2019 – Budget Special

Budget Special Hastings Council Budget: A Perfect Storm Over the last eight years, we have been faced with continuing year-on-year cuts to our government grants. Revenue Support Grant, the main grant we received from central government, has been cut over that period from around £10m, to nothing at all (it’s been replaced in small part […]

Castle Ward Report September 2018

Castle Ward Report September 2018 The summer has been really busy in Castle Ward but there is a lot of good points and progress being made right across the ward as follows: Wellington Square Relationships between the street community and the local residents continues to be problematic and is in common with not only areas […]

Good news for the Walk-in Centre

Location, location, location – lead petitioner Erica Smith is pleased to report that the Labour Party campaign about the Walk-in Centre appears to have been heard by the CCG officers who have been pushing to replace the popular town centre resource with an Urgent Treatment Centre at the Conquest Hospital. To begin with… if you […]

Castle Ward report – February 2018

If you would like to discuss any of the items below please contact Cllr Judy Rogers Queens Arcade/York Gardens Godfrey and I are continuing to have meetings with the businesses and residents in Queens Arcade and York Gardens regarding issues around anti-social behaviour. Godfrey is investigating better lighting and resurfacing of the roadway and pavements […]

Labour’s Hastings Borough Council Candidates for May 2018

For the first time in several years, there are all out elections for Hastings Borough Council next May. A series of minor boundary changes for several wards means that all 16 wards will have elections on May 3 2018 for two councillors. Local Labour Party Secretary, Jonathan Lee, said today ‘Hastings and Rye Labour Party […]

Castle Ward report (February 2016)

WHAT’S BEEN HAPPENING IN CASTLE WARD? Your Ward Councillors regularly attend meetings of: Castle Ward Forum St Andrews Square Residents Association White Rock and America Ground Business Group Castle Ward Police Panel In addition we visit and attend coffee mornings where we talk and listen to residents in Homedane House, Holmebury House and Mount Pleasant […]