Two people caught smoking cannabis at Hastings church

Hastings Police issued ‘strong words of advice’ after they caught two people smoking cannabis near a church in the town.

The two were told to leave the area after police found them smoking the illegal drug outside St Matthews Church on London Road.

A spokesperson for Hastings Police said: “Further visits to St Matthews Church have resulted in officers finding two people smoking cannabis.

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"Strong words of advice were given, and they were requested to leave the area.

Hastings Police issued ‘strong words of advice’ after they caught two people smoking cannabis at a church in the town.

"Please continue to report issues on 101 or online.”