AGM 2018 – Friday 26th October

This years Rainbow Alliance Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on Friday 26 October 2018 at the Bexhill Youth and Community Centre, Bexhill. The doors will be open from 7:00 and the business element will start at 7:15, where there will be details of our social groups and a chance to discuss future plans. […]

Hastings Half Marathon Sponsorship

HRRA Member, Ben, is again running the Hastings Half Marathon to raise sponsorship for Hastings and Rother Rainbow Alliance. The race takes place on Sunday 22nd March 2015 and he has set up an online sponsorship page at MyDonate:   All money donated (including any gift aid) is paid directly to HRRA (less any […]


HRRA is now registered with EasyFundraising. This allows any of our members or supporters to register with EasyFundraising and raise money for HRRA just by shopping online. Please go to our EasyFundraising page and register. You can then go from the EasyFundraising page to your normal retail shop and the retailer will donate a percentage […]

(S)HE Bereavement Support

The (S)HE Bereavement Support page has been updated with some comments from its founder, Nadine, where she explains why she set up the group and details some of the issues faced by the recently (and not so recently) bereaved, and how the (S)HE group can help. See the (S)HE page for details.

(S)HE Bereavement Support Group

A new venue has been found for the (S)HE Bereavement Support Group and these meetings have recommenced. The next meeting is on the 21st May. (S)HE stands for Support Help Empathy and is planned to provide a safe space for LGBT people who have lost their partners. The group is organised and run by committee […]

Bingay is back for ‘A Christmas Cracker’

On Tuesday 10th December Bingay returns to the St. Leonard Pub. It’s going to be camp, with more glitter than Cinderella’s castle, it’s going to be a Christmas Cracker. Get your tickets (£5 for members, £7 for non-members) from the St Leonard Pub. There will also be a raffle and if anyone would like to […]

A Tribute to Fran McKeown

Co-Chair Julie Eason: 2012 ended in dramatic and tragic circumstances for many people in Hastings, Fran McKeown, the matriarch of community development and a huge supporter of the Rainbow Alliance, passed away on Christmas day. Fran will leave a huge, patterned tights and big boots shaped hole in her home town. She was someone who […]