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Crawley potholes ‘could kill cyclists’

Potholes that could lead to the death of cyclists should be repaired by the county council, the leader of Crawley Borough Council has warned.

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The three men have been jailed for 35 years. Picture: Sussex Police

Three jailed for kidnapping and assaulting man in Crawley

Three men have been jailed for 35 years after a man was kidnapped and assaulted in Tilgate Park, Crawley, Sussex Police has confirmed.

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Steyning late night shopping 07-12-16. Tomfoolery at Steyning Bookshop. Pic Steve Robards  SR1635791 SUS-160812-174616001

PICTURES: Late night shopping in Steyning

Shoppers from across the area were treated to dancing elves and mince pies at Steyning’s late night shopping event.

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Police advice on car key ‘jamming’

Police advice on car key ‘jamming’

Police in Sussex are warning drivers to be on the alert for attempts to ‘jam’ their car keys.

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A Southern train

Southern takes train drivers’ strike action to Court of Appeal

Southern has appealed against a High Court decision allowing train drivers’ strikes to go ahead next week.

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The figure has been revealed in the wake of a number of high profile cases across the country

COUNTY NEWS: Thousands use mobile at the wheel, despite risks

A Freedom of Information (FOI) request has revealed that 1,424 drivers in Sussex have been prosecuted this year by police for using their mobile phone at the wheel.

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Two cars crashed into the ditch on the busy road. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Busy road reopened following two-car crash into ditch

A busy road in Worthing has reopened in both directions following a two-car crash earlier today (December 9).

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Two arrested after car crashes into roundabout

Two people have been arrested after a car left a road and crashed into a roundabout.

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Empty beer bottles

Call for better calorie labelling on alcoholic drinks

The number of calories in alcohol drinks need to be clearly displayed on labels, two Crawley borough councillors have argued.

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Simon Bennett is searching for registration details of this Jaguar E Type after he traced it back to Fields Engineering of Crawley - submitted

Car restorer in ‘needle in haystack’ search for details of rare Jag

A man is appealing for information about a dilapidated Jaguar car after tracing it back to a garage in the town.

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Appeal following four vehicle crash in Crawley

Police are appealing for information to a four-car crash which closed a major Crawley road for three hours.

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Sussex artist Rag n Bone Man. Photo courtest of the Brits Awards

Sussex musician named Brits' awards winner

A Sussex musician has been named as the winner of the critics' choice award in the Brits' Awards 2017.

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Web shoppers warned over Facebook Marketplace fraud

Web shoppers warned over Facebook Marketplace fraud

Internet shoppers are being warned of a potential scam involving Facebook’s Marketplace.

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COUNTY NEWS: Chef arrested in Amsterdam over historic ‘sexual assault’

A former chef accused of sexually assaulting a girl in Sussex eight years ago was arrested in Amsterdam on Tuesday (December 6) after a global police hunt.

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Council tax bills are set to rise again in 2017

Council tax bills could rise by another £45

Average council tax bills paid by West Sussex households could rise by at least another £45 next year.

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Bank set to close down branch

A branch of Lloyds Bank in Horsham is set to close down.

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British Transport Police would like to speak with this man

Witness appeal after train passenger exposed himself to teenage girl

British Transport Police officers are appealing for information after a man exposed himself to a teenage girl on a train between East Grinstead and Riddlesdown, a spokesperson has said.

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Area taped off in town centre. Photo by Crawley Police.

UPDATE: Shop evacuated after suspicious package closes town centre

A Crawley store was evacuated after a suspicious package was found in the town centre.

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Paul Hodge. Photo contirbuted by Surrey Police.

Man who escaped police in eight hour stand-off jailed

A man who gave officers the run around as they stood guard of an empty house for eight hours has been jailed, Surrey Police have said.

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Justice secretary praises our killer drivers campaign

The justice secretary has praised our campaign calling for tougher sentences for those who kill on the roads.

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