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Independents Day 2018

A look back at this year's Independents Day - the annual celebration of independent business and spirit in the America Ground, Hastings.

Lauren from Cake Room

Lauren from Cake Room serving cocktails in Gotham Alley (pictured with Baxter).


Souvlaki wraps from Girls Gone Greek who parked their van outside the Printworks for the day.

Ed at America Ground

Ed directing visitors up to the America Ground from Hastings town centre (5 minute walk).

Borough Wines

Americana theme in Borough Wines, Beers & Books

Saxon Chambers

Saxon Chambers and Nick Weekes performing in Wow and Flutter

Susan and Tim

Susan and Tim from Wow and Flutter

Scott Garrett

Scott Garrett ceramics stall in Gotham Alley, also available in Hi-Store

Trinity Wholefoods - Polly

Polly at the pop up Trinity Wholefoods stall in Gotham Alley.

Hi Store

Nina and Ali from Hi-Store sporting the official America Ground Hastings tee shirts.

Read more about the independent businesses of the America Ground, Hastings in this article by Locate East Sussex.

View the interactive guide to the America Ground and White Rock area of Hastings here

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This event was funded by the America Ground businesses and Hastings BID