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RICHARD ESLING: Hungary for Cabernet Franc

No, it’s not a spelling mistake in the title.

Opinion
Crawley Jets

Let’s all meet up in the year 2000 for sport!

Here are some sporting pictures from the year 2000.

Lifestyle
Paglia e Fieno, London Road, East Grinstead

Review: Paglia e Fieno, East Grinstead

‘Our method is a procedure used to get the best result from a single cut of beef. Start by choosing the best quality beef, treating it with respect and handling it in the correct way.’

Whats on
The Gurkha, London Road, East Grinstead

Review: The Gurkha, East Grinstead

The Gurkha Restaurant brings the taste of the Himalayas to East Grinstead.

Whats on
The community hub now has more rooms on offer

Re-launch of community hub

The people of Crawley can meet their community groups at a re-launched hub in Broadfield.

News
Almara and Sadique Miah and staff outside the Zari Restaurant and Lounge in Ifield Parade. Picture: Steve Robards

Eatery’s fear for future over ‘dire’ rent hike

A popular restaurant in Crawley fears it will not be able to ‘stay afloat’ if it faces a significant rent increase.

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Bluebells at Angmering Park Estate. Photo by Lisa Jane

Best bluebell spots in Sussex – as chosen by our readers

Our readers have shared with us some of their favourite spots in the county to see these beautiful flowers.

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Owners pay £3,500 for their new pet

Owners pay £3,500 for their new pet

Pet owners stump up almost £3,500 in the first year of owning their animal, a survey has found.

Offbeat
Alexia

Alexia Rowley - Parenting the role of a lifetime

Alexia Rowley on why having a child really is for the long term

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Byrd and Spry

Byrd and Spry’s how to guide - DIY decoration

Byrd and Spry’s Ella Turner shares her DIY Easter tips.

Lifestyle
Richard Esling at Chateau LAuberdiere with Jean-Michel Morille and Pascal Houis

RICHARD ESLING: Muscadet re-invents itself

The French dry white wine produced in the Western Loire valley, not far from the Atlantic Coast, has been around for a long time, not just in France but also on the UK market.

Opinion
White chocolate mousse with rhubarb panna cotta and rhurbarb pur�e

TONY STAPLES: Add a splash of pink to your chocolate dessert this Easter

Some flavours are just meant to go together and this Easter it is white chocolate and rhubarb, says Tony Staples, executive head chef at the Arora Hotel in Crawley.

Whats on

COUNTY NEWS VIDEO: Fatboy Slim thrilled to be performing on ‘his doorstep’ at Wild Life

Sussex’s Norman Cook (aka Fatboy Slim) said he is thrilled to be performing on ‘his doorstep’ at this year’s Wild Life Festival.

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Crews are urging people who smoke to take extra care to avoid a potential fire. Picture: WSFRS

Firefighters warn of smoking dangers

Firefighters this month are raising awareness of the dangers of smoking at home.

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The Autism Support Day is taking place in Crawley on Tuesday May 2

Public invited to Autism Support Day

Residents who wish to find out more about autism can speak to experts in Crawley next month.

News
Ian Mackenzie, who was looked after by St Catherine's Hospice in Crawley

Make your will and support hospice

Has making a will been sitting on your to-do list for a while?

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The shopping centre will also be offering exclusive in-store discounts. Picture: Victoria Gibbs

25th birthday bash at County Mall

Crawley’s County Mall Shopping Centre will be celebrating its 25th birthday this month.

News
The popular event takes place on Easter Monday (April 17)

Popular Easter spectacle returns with 132nd parade

The historic and popular London Harness Horse Parade will once again be taking place at the South of England Centre in Ardingly – its 132nd event.

News
Crawley Proms 2000

And the soloist did all her own stunts!

When watching the Last Night of the Proms, there’s one thing you notice about the soloists during their rousing performances of Rule Brittania and Land of Hope and Glory - they are treated with the utmost respect.

Lifestyle
The lifetime of a homeowner - including moving out at 21 and spending £26 on redecorating

The lifetime of a homeowner - including moving out at 21 and spending £26 on redecorating

The average UK homeowner moves out of their parent’s at 21, lives in seven houses and spends £26,295 on redecorating over their lifetime, according to new research.

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