Jack in the Green 2018 – Proving May Day festivals are here to stay

Tweet Giants, jacks, bogies – these are just some of the weird and wonderful characters seen at the annual Jack in the Green festival in Hastings. For one weekend a year, they descend on Hastings Old Town with the streets covered by over 800 bunches of leaves as the start of summer is welcomed on May Day. 2018 saw an estimated 15000 people line the 1.5 mile route to West Hill where they were treated to live music and performances by Morris dancing teams from across the country before the…

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How you can get involved with Sport Relief

Tweet Sport Relief starts on Saturday and will continue through to the following Friday (17-23th March). It runs every second year alternating with Comic Relief and began in 2002. The charity event raised £55,444,906 last time around in 2016. You may be wondering how to get involved this year. Firstly, you can download the Sport Relief app. The app allows you to track you steps, create leagues and compete against friends and workmates, set up a Sport Relief giving page, take on celebrity challenges or create your own, as well…

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