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What's happening in Hastings

  • Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

  • LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Hastings due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

  • Avoid Your Home Flooding

  • BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.

     

  • Push For Local Apprenticeships

  • INVESTING IN THE LOCAL WORKFORCE. The Hastings council and government have tried many initiatives over the years, one being local apprenticeships.

  • Avoiding Payday Loans

  • AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.

  • Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

  • ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Hastings based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.

  • The Local Transport Infrastructure

  • HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Hastings community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

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