SLIDESHOW: Battle of Hastings Proms

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A queue of people clutching picnic hampers and flags stretched around the park on Thursday evening for the Battle of Hastings Proms.

There was a celebratory atmosphere under the big top as Roger Wilcock and his ensemble delivered a varied selection of evocative and powerful music with the highly accomplished Medway Band of brass and percussionists

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074856001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074856001

The 150 strong Hastings BIG Choir celebrated the life and recent loss of local politician Jeremy Birch with a rendition of‘You Raise Me Up’ which was a favourite of the Councillor.

The musical line-up also celebrated the celebration of the 70th anniversary of VE Day.

A diverse programme of music ranged from Classical favourites to The Sound of Music, Bohemian Raphsody by Queen and the theme from the Rocky movie.

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Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074756001

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Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074532001

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Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-075102001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-075102001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-075212001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-075212001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074607001

Battle of Hastings Proms 2015. Photo Justin Lycett. SUS-150307-074607001