Hastings on YouTube – just what you need on a wet and windy day

With the weather forecast looking bleak for the remainder of the weekend we’re recommending hibernating in front of a roaring fire with a mug – or a glass – of your favourite tipple and settling down to a selection of videos all with Hastings at their centre. If the weather stays the way it is, […]

Remembering Biddy… blue plaque plans are taking shape

Plans to honour the memory of Biddy the Tubman are gathering momentum. Sue Church, the woman behind the campaign to have a blue plaque erected in his memory now has a unique design for the plaque which would sum up Biddy perfectly. The idea to erect a plaque came from Sue’s father Terry Baldwin who […]

Remembering the legacy of Biddy The Tubman

Nottingham woman Sue Church is spearheading a campaign to have a blue plaque erected in Hastings in memory of the legendary Biddy The Tubman. This Pathe newsreel footage of Biddy in action probably better explains his ‘act’ than words ever could.  Sue says: “As Hastings Borough Council no longer funds these Blue Plaques, it looks […]