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Keith Veness… I do
Mike Mitchell… The Golden Hind?
Neal Hunter… I do
Patricia Lloyd… Me
Tony Court-holmes… had a snooker table out the back
Jackie Hersee… I do
Stephanie Blackledge… Me too. Used to work in Havelock Road
Mark Harris… Right next door to Frank Bettis Autos! I believe Frank used to ride speedway at the old Pilot Field track.
Richard J Porter… Eddie Bartholomew from Cranbrook took on Frank Bettis Autos. Behind there in Robertson Street my wife’s Father had Coopers the Greengocers.
Mick Knights… My shoes always stuck to the carpet!!
Ian Cramp… I think so, I lived in Hastings until 1982 was it there then?
Alan Esdaile… I think it was The Golden Hind then Ian.
Kev Towner… Ooh – before my time. Fascinating though!!
Martin Richter… I’ve got a brochure for it somewhere!
Paul Sleet… Used to play for their snooker team. Bill and Anne Bailey were the licensees.
Richard J Porter… Hollingsworths too when they were there.
Alan Esdaile… My friend Don Bailey’s mum and dad used to run it. When the pub was closed, we used to play bar billiards.
Paul Slidel… I wonder what year the Golden Hind took over? I don’t remember this hotel, but used the Hind a lot! Is this late 60s?
Alan Esdaile… This is probably mid sixties Paul and The Golden Hind around 78/79???
Martin Richter… Stevie D
Wendy Weaver… I think it was The Golden Hind when I came down to live in Hastings in 1978/79.