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June 2017

  • The Ghost of Dunkirk Lifeboat16-06-2017

    Hastings Old Town is set for a huge celebration on Saturday 17 June when the Ghost of Dunkirk lifeboat makes an historic journey up All Saints Street...

  • World Champion Crowned in Hastings12-06-2017

    The Czech Republic’s Olivia Prokopova has won the World Crazy Golf Championships for the second time at Hastings Adventure Golf.

    Olivia took...

  • Annual Green Week Campaign - Stagecoach05-06-2017

    Stagecoach outlines policy suggestions for local and central Government

    Ninth annual Green Week takes place from 5-9 June


May 2017

  • Battle of Hastings Qualifier 201731-05-2017

    The Battle Of Hastings qualifier contest is being held on July 22nd 2017.   

    The contest will take place at The Source Park as part of...

  • RNLI lifeguards to patrol Hastings Beaches 25-05-2017


    The Royal National Lifeboat Institution will launch its ‘gold standard’ lifeguard service at Hastings this weekend - the...

  • Hastings Wins Top Seaside Awards Again25-05-2017

    The 2017 bathing season is off to a flying start. Marina beach, St Leonards has been awarded both the coveted Blue Flag award and the Seaside Award...

  • 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...

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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...