Tag: Old town

La Miseria Deluxe, The Royal Standard

His Master’s Voice

Hastings Pirate Day. The Royal Standard, La Miseria Deluxe, from Lisob, play Tango Pirata. Some more photos from the day: Hastings Pirate Day Check out La Miseria Deluxe on Bandcamp:  La Miseria Deluxe – Tango Pirata

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hastings old town butcher bike race

Village Bicycle, Baby

Crown Lane is a rather declivitous, or perhaps inclivitous passage in Hastings Old Town. Each year they have a bicycle race on it. A butcher’s bicycle. It is an old boneshaker of the kind Arkwright had in Open All Hours. The thing weighs twice as much as the Forth Bridge. The rules are simple: Get up […]

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