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From left: Ash Frith, Wendy Wason, Carl Donnelly, Tiff Stevenson and Tom Toal

REVIEW: Carl Donnelly and fellow stand-ups raise funds for St Mary’s School

Comedy Night, Anchor Hotel, Horsham, Wednesday, May 18

Image by Janine Kilroe

Artist’s striking painted photos on display in Hassocks

Fine art photographer Janine Kilroe will be in residence at the South Downs Heritage Centre in Hassocks on Saturday and Sunday, June 4-5.

New Sussex Singers

New Sussex Singers back at St Wilfrid’s Church

The New Sussex Singers return to St Wilfrid’s Church, Haywards Heath, on Saturday, June 4 (7pm), with A Fancy of Folksongs.

Hayley Tamaddon, John Partridge and Sam Bailey. Picture by Dewynters

Singer Sam Bailey heads to Crawley’s Hawth for Chicago

Touring with a major musical like Chicago; distance parenting; working behind bars; the rise and rise of women’s football.

Bollywood Dance. Picture by Yuriy Nedopekin

There’s something for everyone at Burgess Hill’s Summer Festival

The countdown has started to Burgess Hill’s Summer Festival, which begins on Saturday, June 4, and runs until Sunday, June 12.

Cinema rss

X-Men: Apocalypse

Film review: X-Men: Apocalypse (3 out of 5)

Although I prefer a movie that stretches my mind and is set in the real world, sometimes it’s great to just kick back and let a fantasy world take over.

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about that meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant in Florence Foster Jenkins

Film review: Florence Foster Jenkins (4 out of 5)

Never let it be said that Meryl Streep has played it safe during her amazing career.

Garrett Hedlund in Mojave

DVD review: Mojave (3 out of 5)

It’s strange how some films just seem to arrive under the radar and don’t get the accolades they deserve.

Jake Gyllenhaal in Demolition SUS-160429-083520001

Film review: Demolition (4 out of 5)

Director Jean-Marc Vallée has notched up an amazing hat-trick of successes with the arrival of this thoughtful and poignant film.

Nostalgia rss

Remains of a doodlebug which came down on Crawley during the Second World War

Looking back at Doodlebug days of World War Two

They may look like bits of scrap metal but this picture shows the remains of a Doodlebug – a flying bomb. The pieces belonged to Rex Williams who, in 2007, shared his childhood memories of the days the Doodlebugs fell on Crawley


Pancakes in the sun, building a nursery, and toddler shortage

Pancakes are good for one thing and one thing only – chucking in the air while running a race clutching a frying pan.


Musicians, swimmers, painters and video stars in class of 1990

The swimming pool was certainly the place to be during the summer of 1990.


What would you have put in a time capsule in 1990?

Imagine some one gave you a box and told you to fill it with things you wanted to share with future generations. What would you put in that box? From books to DVDs, newspapers to photos, the list of possibilities is endless.

Games and Gaming rss

All-time classic Shadow of the Beast has received a next gen makeover

Emerging from the Shadows

More than 27 years on from a release that formed one of the cornerstones of video games as we know it, Shadow of the Beast is back.

Nathan Drakes Uncharted series gets a fitting Thiefs End

Console Corner: Uncharted 4 review

A truly fitting Thief’s End.

Battleborn is cool and original

Console Corner: Battleborn review

Cool, original, quirky and fun but Battleborn just falls short.

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Console Corner: Ratchet and Clank review

Ratchet-ing up the platformer.

  • 9°C to 19°C Sunny spells
  • Crawley 5-day weather forecast


    Thursday 26 May

    Sunny spells


    High 19°c

    Low 9°c


    From East

    Speed 4 mph

    Friday 27 May

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    High 18°c

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    From North east

    Speed 10 mph

    Saturday 28 May

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    High 20°c

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    From North east

    Speed 8 mph

    Sunday 29 May

    Light rain


    High 18°c

    Low 11°c


    From North

    Speed 13 mph

    Monday 30 May

    Light showers


    High 18°c

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    From North west

    Speed 16 mph