PICTURES: Hit the Downs MTB

More than 400 cyclists to the hills for this year’s Hit the Downs MTB.

These 12 new wholetime community firefighters have joined West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service

WATCH: New West Sussex firefighters in action

New firefighters’ strong work ethic and sheer determination were highlighted at their passing out parade.

Princess Alexandra with information support volunteers, from left, Susan McMahon, Mags Fairbrother, Katy Laidlaw, Pat Willder and Richard Pittman

Information team wins top award

Volunteers for Alzheimer’s Society who provide information support in Sussex have won a top award from the charity.

The 1066 Harley Owners Group Chapter was pleased to contribute to Heads On and support its fantastic work

Bikers ride out to deliver cheque following year of fundraising

Bikers rode in convoy to take a cheque to Heads On, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s charity.


PICTURES: Young Enterprise joint area finals

Students from Worthing and Chichester have been crowned area champions in this year's Young Enterprise competition.
Marsha Jones, a volunteer for Cruse Bereavement Care, hopes her story will encourage others to help the charity. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks180192-1

Essential service for the bereaved needs area leader

People often say to Marsha Jones that her volunteer work supporting bereaved people must be depressing.


GALLERY: Marathon runners raise £80k for hospice

Runners raised £80,000 for Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice in the Brighton Marathon and BM10k.

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Employee of the Year Andy Pattison said the Shoreham air crash highlighted the importance of TRiM

Exceptional ambulance staff and volunteers rewarded

Ambulance staff have hugely benefited from a system that identifies trauma risk, ensuring support is available at an early stage.

A former Worthing Motor Services bus from 1914, one of the vehicles used for rides at Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre today

Museum looks forward to a season of celebration for 40th year

Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre is preparing for a season of celebration to mark its 40th year.

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Tracey Greaves, chief commercial officer at Goodwood, and Will Windsor, managing director at South Downs Water shake hands on the partnership outside Goodwood House

Goodwood partners with local water supplier South Downs Water

Goodwood has partnered with Southbourne supplier South Downs Water, as the estate-wide provider of natural mineral water.


PICTURES: Summit showcases superb range of produce available in West Sussex

Industry leaders have gathered to debate the importance of buying local produce in the current political and economic climate.


VIDEO: Science fiction helps save medieval art

Duelling with LED sabres could save an ancient art from dying out.


VIDEO: New MS centre manager talks of hopes for the future

The Sussex MS Centre has a new manager, who is looking to a bright future with hopes of expansion.


New mental health campaign rocks

Painted pebbles will be helping to spread the message in a new campaign to end mental health stigma.

Neil Graham, right, with the 24-hour survival backpack he carried everywhere

Firefighter returns from his biggest rescue mission yet

Specialist firefighter Neil Graham has returned from a three-week deployment to Bangladesh, helping combat a deadly diphtheria outbreak.

Widow Margaret Peckham says being able to talk to people again has changed her life

New friendship service 'changed my life'

Members of the RAF family are now able to make new friends from the comfort of their own homes.
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