Hastings Jack in the Green in pictures

Jack painted the town green on bank holiday Monday as record crowds turned out to take part in the annual celebration.

Tuesday, 7th May 2019, 10:23 am
Updated Tuesday, 7th May 2019, 10:29 am
Jack in the Green 2019. Video still by Justin Lycett SUS-190705-073311001

Jack and his green bogies led a colourful procession through the streets of the Old Town after being released from the Fishermen’s Museum.

Celebrations continued on the West Hill where jack was slain to release the spirit of summer and leaves were handed to the crowd for good luck.

Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061721001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063141001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061922001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063225001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062219001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062336001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061827001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063214001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063203001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062157001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063119001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063108001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063035001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063024001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062442001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063002001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062951001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062929001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062940001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062918001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062906001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062844001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062833001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062822001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062800001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062811001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062749001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062738001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062716001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063522001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063500001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062705001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063449001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063438001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063404001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063353001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062654001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062632001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063342001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063258001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063320001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063309001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063247001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063236001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-063533001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061944001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061911001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061900001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061849001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061838001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061816001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-061732001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062314001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062241001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062208001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062610001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062559001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062548001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062537001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062526001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062146001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062135001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062124001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062113001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062515001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062358001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062347001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062325001
Jack in the Green 2019. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190705-062621001