Join in Hastings’ greens great plastic purge

A family-friendly ‘tea ‘n’ tips’ event being run by Hastings Green Party will offer advice on reducing the use of plastic. The event is designed to be fun, interactive and it’s intended to be a fundraiser too. It’s being held later this month to raise awareness of the problem of plastics in the world’s oceans […]

‘We can do better’ saving the world’s oceans from crisis

The man bidding to become the first person to swim the length of the English channel in a effort to raise awareness of the damage that plastic is doing to the world’s oceans was off the coast of Hastings at the weekend. Lewis Pugh’s target is to arrive in Dover tomorrow (Wednesday) but at the […]

Council plans to lead the way by banning single-use plastic from its buildings

Hastings Borough Council (HBC) is to become a ‘plastic-free’ zone as the authority aims to lead the way in ending the use of single-use plastic products. And at its meeting on Wednesday night the council pledged to ensure that the next time all 32 members met there would be no plastic bottles or cups in […]