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May 2017

  • Go Safari! Opens at Drusillas18-05-2017

    Get ready for a taste of the wild as Drusillas Park prepares to launch their biggest ever attraction. After a year of solid hard work, Go Safari!...

April 2017

  • Three World Class Artists - Rye Jazz20-04-2017

    Spring is most certainly in the air, and at the end of May, so will be the sound of exceptional music in Rye.

    Rye jazz festival presents three...

  • De La Warr Pavilion and Bexhill Sailing Club - Seascape19-04-2017

    On Saturday 15 April, De La Warr Pavilion and Bexhill Sailing Club staged an event on the sea to create a new work, Seascape, by artist Simon...

  • Easter Fun for all the Family04-04-2017

    New this year - Hastings Adventure Golf has created fun activity sheets for children to complete on their way round the golf courses. In the form of...

  • Pier of the Year - Hastings03-04-2017

    Hastings Pier has been voted Pier of the Year.

    Hastings beat off Worthing in the competition judged by the National Piers Society (NPS), with...

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

  • Castle Unveils Bumper Events27-01-2017

    Hastings Castle has announced plans for a busy programme of events and activities for 2017.

    The historic attraction will be staging a series...

  • Big Garden Birdwatch13-01-2017

    Join in the world's biggest wildlife survey - all you need to do is spend an hour watching birds in your garden over the weekend of 30-31...

  • Price Freeze on 3 Attractions in Hastings12-01-2017


    Make your 2017 bookings before January 31 with Smugglers Adventure, Blue Reef Aquarium and Hastings Castle, and they will honour last...

December 2016

  • Heritage Lottery Fund Gain21-12-2016

    Heritage Lottery Fund has agreed to provide the balance (£74,900) of the funds applied for in September 2015, of which...

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

  • New Exhibitions for September02-09-2016

    With the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings coming up fast, the ROOT 1066 International Festival is now under way. September kicks...

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

  • Norwegian Band Set23-06-2016

    A Norwegian marching band will be serenading visitors to Hastings Castle on Monday, 27 June.

    The 25-strong band, whose members come from...

  • World Champion Crowned in Hastings22-06-2016

    Over 70 crazy golfers got serious last weekend at the World Crazy Golf Championships – with £4,500 prize money up for grabs...

  • Great Arrow Hunt to Mark 1066 Anniversary13-06-2016


    1,066 Arrows Hidden at English Heritage Sites Across the Country -

    Join the Hunt in Sussex

    To mark 950 years since King Harold...

  • Record Numbers to Join Beach Clean - please06-06-2016

    Hastings Blue Reef Aquarium is once again inviting local people to take part in a beach cleans this weekend.

    Staff from the Rock-a-Nore Road...

May 2016

April 2016

  • Volunteers Needed for Aquarium25-04-2016

    If you have passion for the aquatic world then Hastings’ Blue Reef Aquarium would like to hear from you.

    The Rock-a-Nore Road wildlife...

  • Stothard Tapestry opened at Battle Station19-04-2016

    Panels from the Stothard Tapestry were opened at Battle Station recently.

    The 18 metre mural, which was almost two years in the making, is...

  • Beach Retreat Fish & Chips18-04-2016

    It couldn’t be batter – fisherman Scott Virgo and chef Louise Fox deliver locally sourced ingredients...

March 2016

February 2016

December 2015

November 2015

August 2015

July 2015

June 2015

  • 1066 Target Sports' Birthday24-06-2015

    To celebrate the first birthday of 1066 Target Sports, they will be offering 25% off to all customers who visit during the Birthday Week of...

July 2014

  • 23-07-2014

    Nobles Restaurant in Battle has been named as the 57th best UK restaurant in the annual Square Meals out-of-London awards!

    The votes are made...

  • Hastings Seafood & Wine Festival16-07-2014

    Hastings Seafood & Wine Festival, located on the Stade on 20 and 21 September from 11am-7pm

    Tickets will be on sale soon for £1 in...

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Historic Itinerary

Historic Itinerary

Divide your day between the two major sites bound up with the history of the Norman Invasion - Battle and Hastings.  William marched first...