The East Sussex Pension Fund – which is administered by the County Council – currently has an estimated £172m invested in fossil fuels. In April, Hastings Borough Council – a member of the Pension Fund – passed a unanimous cross-party motion, calling on East Sussex County Council to divest the East Sussex Pension Fund from […]
from the Transition Town Blog
Great weather, wonderful food and great people! On October 9th we celebrated our first harvest at the community garden. Self grown, free food was offered to locals passing by including squash, spinach and chickpea curry, freshly pressed apple juice, apple cake, artichoke cake and sweetcorn fritters. We also raised over £75 which we can put […]
Hastings Supports Refugees is in the process of mounting a very rapid campaign to try to help the nearly 400 Calais children who already have legal right to be to be brought immediately to the UK. Below are the details of the campaign. Access the online petition here. Give refugee children safe passage now. Children […]
Working with local residents and organisations, we want to have fun, get to know each other and realise our visions for the town’s future.
We want to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, strengthen the local economy, and make food and energy affordable for all.