Monthly Archives: November 2012

  1. New Combe Haven films!

    November 27, 2012 by combehavendefenders

    Participants at the "Walk, Eat, Draw" event on Saturday 24 November

    Beautiful short film made at last Saturday’s (24 November) “Walk, Eat, Draw” event in the Valley by Marta Lefler: Don’t …
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  2. BLINKRR Update: Media Coverage & Public Meeting on 7 December

    November 27, 2012 by combehavendefenders

    norman longboat

    In the wake of recent media coverage of local historian Nick Austin’s theories regarding the site of the Battle of …
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  3. WALK + EAT + DRAW in the Valley on 24 November

    November 22, 2012 by combehavendefenders

    combe walk small

    Come and experience what Osborne’s bulldozers will destroy if building work begins on the road in January 2013! Meet at …
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  4. Link Road Campaign Provokes Lively Debate in Local Papers

    November 20, 2012 by combehavendefenders


    The campaign against the Bexhill-Hastings Link Road has provoked a lively debate in the local papers (the Hastings, Bexhill and …
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  5. Was Combe Haven the site of the Battle of Hastings?

    November 20, 2012 by combehavendefenders

    Crowhurst Valley as it may have looked in 1066, with an inlet of the sea reaching far inland. The link road will pass through the presumed site of the Normans' camp, shown in bottom right-hand corner. (Map: Nick Austin)

    See coverage here in the Hastings Online Times (HOT).

  6. “Eyes in the Valley” community initiative launched

    November 19, 2012 by combehavendefenders


    Opponents of the Bexhill-Hastings Link Road (BHLR) have launched a new community initiative (“Eyes in the Valley”) to “[keep] tabs …
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  7. Demand proper rehousing for the Mears family!

    November 16, 2012 by combehavendefenders


    A young family in Bexhill are facing eviction to make way for the Link Road.  Kirsty Mears and her sons …
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