Tag: Queens Arcade

Queens Arcade

Updating Queens Arcade

After lots of discussions with the retailers in Queens Arcade, it was clear that the Arcade needed an update to reflect the fantastic shops on offer. One of the obvious much-needed updates was the mirrors, which had adverts for old businesses. After a couple of hours of scraping, mopping, hoovering and polishing, we successfully removed…
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Hastings Christmas opening times

Christmas shopping times

Have you left it to the last minute? Don’t panic! Plenty of shops are open right up until 4pm on Christmas Eve. Here’s a handy selection of opening times to help you navigate those last minute purchases. For a full list of shops in Hastings, please visit our shopping pages, which list all the fantastic…
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Invention of the television

Hastings: birthplace of TV

Hastings is best known for the famous Norman invasion, but did you know that it was also the birthplace of television? In 1922, John Logie Baird set up residence in Linton Crescent in Hastings, following a bout of illness. As a student, Baird had already experimented with the idea of television, however it was during…
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