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COUNTY NEWS: Dad’s plea for safer bypass 20 years after son’s death

After losing his son in a car accident on the A27 20 years ago, a father is calling for a new bypass after he says no improvements on the road have been made in that time.

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Roarie Deacon celebrates scoring his second goal for Crawley Town against Cambridge on August 22, 2015

Fulham, Charlton, Cardiff, Millwall and Notts Forest chasing FA Cup star Roarie Deacon

Former Crawley Town striker Roarie Deacon is being chased by a pack of Championship clubs.
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Crawley has highest employment rate and third highest wages in the UK, says report

Crawley has the highest employment rate and third highest wages in the UK, according to a new report.

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COUNTY NEWS: Ice sculptor represents UK in world championships

An ice sculptor who grew up in Sussex represented Britain in the first world championships in Finland.

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COUNTY NEWS: Woman’s devotion for Sussex man travels the world

A besotted woman has taken to snapping pictures from all over the world containing touching love notes to her boyfriend in Sussex.

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Lewis Hamilton takes Sam Wilson around the track at Mercedes-Benz World

Racing icon goes for a spin at motoring heaven

Being driven around a racetrack at high speed may be a novelty for most, but for the man behind the wheel it was just another day in the office.

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Crawley post office was bombed in February 1943

Coming home to Crawley at the end of World War Two

In 1997, historian and Holy Trinity teacher Roger Bastable wrote the first of a series of columns about Crawley’s history.

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A petition has been launched calling for the return of the shirt.

Petition to bring back ‘racist’ Walking Dead t-shirt

A petition has been launched to return a “racist” Walking Dead t-shirt to Primark stores after a Methodist minister’s complaint saw the garment pulled from shelves.

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Man arrested in West Sussex over MP message allegations

A man has been arrested in West Sussex this morning by detectives investigating allegations of malicious messages sent to two MPs, police have confirmed (Wednesday, February 22).

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Three Bridges goalkeeper Martin Grant was man of the match against Hythe. 
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Improved Three Bridges show the way ahead

Bridges started slowly and Martin Grant had to make a couple of early saves before Hythe took the lead on 13 minutes when a left wing cross was headed by Dean Grant.

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Crawley Town goalkeeper Glenn Morris wants to see Reds bounce back. 
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Morris: 'We've got to get back to form'

Crawley Town goalkeeper Glenn Morris is calling for his team-mates to put their disappointing defeat to Morecambe behind them as they look ahead to their visit to Wycombe Wanderers this Saturday.

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Town centre church building put up for sale

A town centre building which has been used as a church for the past 150 years has now been put up for sale.

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Met Office warning for Sussex as Storm Doris approaches

A weather warning has been issued by the Met Office as Storm Doris is now set to extend into Sussex tomorrow (Thursday February 23).

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COUNTY NEWS: Murderer claims rights are being violated after ‘home-made sex change’ in prison

A Sussex murderer claims her rights as a transgender woman are being violated after performing a home-made sex change operation in prison.

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Safety warning over light fittings

B&Q has issued a safety warning following concerns being raised over a range of light fittings.

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RUMOUR MILL: Rooney’s China moves hinges on cup final place | Conte signs Chelsea extension | Koeman to splash cash on Oxlade-Chamberlain |Spurs set to move for Isco

Wayne Rooney's big-money move to China could hinge on whether the Manchester United striker is named in the squad for the EFL Cup final. (Telegraph)

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John Travolta (left) in Life on the Line

DVD review: Life on the Line (3 out of 5)

The work of the lineman is a very American phenomenon.

Arts
‘Hidden army’ of grandparents providing childcare

‘Hidden army’ of grandparents providing childcare

Millions of working parents are only able to hold down their jobs thanks to a “hidden army” of grandparents who provide childcare worth more than £16bn a year and in many cases also subsidise the needs of their grandchildren, a study has found.

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Sami El-Abd levels for Bognor versus Crawley / Picture by Tim Hale

Crawley cruelly end Bognor's Sussex Senior Cup dream

Bognor lost at the semi-final stage of the Sussex Senior Cup for the second year running after a brave battle saw them take League Two Crawley to extra time.
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