Hastings is a town on the South coast of England in the county of East Sussex. The town has a population of around 86,000 people. Historically the town in linked with the Norman conquest, most notably the Battle of Hastings. Hastings is a seaside town; its beach is mainly shingle while the sandstone cliffs are a source of many fossils.
Hastings is a popular tourist destination and since the construction of the railways has become a much visited seaside town which creates jobs in the service and tourism industries. The town is also an important fishing port and has the largest beach-based fishing fleet in England.
Hastings has a number of industrial estates on the outskirts of the town and industries that provide jobs in Hastings include catering, engineering and the motor industry. The health, education and retail sectors all continue to thrive in Hastings and also provide large scale employment throughout the town.
Hastings is popular for retail and the retail industry is a key source of employment within the town. The main shopping centre is the Priory Meadow Shopping Centre; while Queens Road, Wellington Place and Robertson Street are provide further retail opportunities.
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