There will be NO solar panels on the country park

There will be no solar panels on Hastings Country Park and Nature Reserve, Hastings Borough Council has announced this afternoon it is abandoning plans first put forward in January last year. It was at a council cabinet meeting in January 2019 that councillors agreed to spend more than £80,000 investigating the possibility of housing ground […]

Oakman faces 12 years in jail for string of sexual offences

A Hastings man is starting a 12-year prison sentence for a series of sexual offences against a young girl more than 25 years ago. Alan David Oakman, 65, a commercial cleaner, of Fellows Road, Hastings, was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court on Thursday last week when he appeared by videolink from prison. He had pleaded […]

‘We were simply all best friends’ says family of road crash victim

The family of a young woman from St Leonards who died in a road traffic collision have paid a heartfelt tribute to her. Claudia-Rose Moor, 23, was driving her Ford Ka when it was involved in a two-car collision on the A21 at Mountfield, Roberstbridge, on Saturday, April 26th. She was airlifted to the Royal […]