A view from the Chair: Hope Springs Eternal
Some kind souls were sweet enough to compliment me on the Remembrance poem in last month’s column. For those that thought I had written it I thought I had made it clear that it wasn’t a product of my penmanship....
A Chamber Year
When you read this we will have held our last meeting of 2017. So owing to the vagaries of copy deadlines we are unable to give you the usual post-match report. Suffice to say I am sure the generosity of...
A view from the chair: The Inquisitive Child – Author Unknown
Why are they selling poppies, Mummy?
Selling poppies in town today.
The poppies, child, are flowers of love.
For the men who marched away.
But why have they chosen a poppy, Mummy?
Why not a beautiful rose?
Because my child,...
Hastings Harbour Quarter: Marina Plans Floated
On 19 October 2017, the Hastings Area Chamber of Commerce invited Michael Drain Architects to present an informative analysis, and open up discussion in the first public forum for the potential behind their proposed £500m project, the Hastings Harbour...
A Boost for Business
What a great day to do business ~ a Chamber meeting with over 100 attendees; followed by over 80 exhibitors and hundreds of visitors at the Hastings Expo 2017 plus the launch of a highly valuable business grant scheme.