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  • 2018

    Trust closed.

  • 2016

    Trust put into voluntary liquidation

  • 2013

    Trustees decide to wind down the Trust due to anticipated financial difficulties. Office moved to Silchester Mews.

  • 2005

    Opening of the Bridge Community Centre

  • 2002

    Purchase of Silchester Mews as a community hub for St Leonards.

  • 1998

    Trust establishes town centre presence at 34 & 35 Robertson Street which it purchased.

  • 1992

    Trust moves to a house in Wellington Square

    St Mary-in-the-Castle appeal launched.

  • 1991

    Hastings Trust formed as an independent limited company and charity to take over from HUCP.

  • 1988

    HUCP moves from temporary premises in George Street to a shop with basement at 58a High Street.HUCP extended to a 4-year project with a requirement to become independent.

  • 1985

    Formation of the Hastings Urban Conservation Project (HUCP) as a 3-year local government partnership project (HBC, ESCC, English Heritage).