2002: Hastings Community Network launched

To improve community representation on key decision making bodies. Holds first ever Green Fair attracting over 8,000 visitors to Alexandra Park. hastingsvoluntaryaction.org/about-hastings-community-network

2002: Hastings and Bexhill New Dawn consultation

Comprehensive consultation programme on a Masterplan, Community Strategy, Neighbourhood Renewal Strategy, Local Action Plans and proposals for a Millennium Community and new Housing Renewal Area.