THE HASTINGS CHRONICLE
THE WHO, WHAT, WHY, WHEN & WHERE OF
HASTINGS AND ST LEONARDS
Welcome to the Hastings Chronicle. If you want to find out more about the history of the town that gave its name to one of the world's most famous battles (in 1066, in case you had forgotten), then this is the starting point. The Origins section gives an overview of the early history, and the other sections describe events in chronological order, drawing as much as possible on contemporary material. If you are researching a particular subject, you can search for it via 'Edit' in the top menu, and then 'Find in Page' at the bottom of its list.
Origins 771-1699 1700-1799 1800-1849 1850-1899 1900-1949 1950-1979 1980 onwards