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COUNTY NEWS: Rumour of pier sale sparks protest gig

Employees are to hold a protest against rumours a popular Sussex pier will be sold to Sheikh Abid Gulzar from Eastbourne Pier.

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COUNTY NEWS: Man released without charge after ‘road rage’ incident

A 37-year-old man who was arrested after a man suffered serious head injuries in an assault over the weekend has been released without charge, according to police.

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Third former Christ’s Hospital teacher convicted for sexual offences

A third former Christ’s Hospital School teacher has been convicted for a series of historic sexual offences, Sussex Police said.

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COUNTY NEWS: Murder investigation launched after bodies found in house

Police have launched a murder investigation after two bodies were discovered at a house in Sussex.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex town records ‘third highest’ rate of heroin-related deaths

A Sussex town recorded the third-highest rate of deaths from the misuse of heroin/morphine between 2014 and 2016, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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COUNTY NEWS: Man suffers serious head injury in three motorcycle collision

Police are seeking witnesses after a man was seriously injured when he came off his motorcycle on the A27.

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An electrical fire broke out of a tumble dryer in Crawley. Picture: Crawley Fire Station

Fire crews issue advice after tumble dryer catches alight in Crawley

Fire crews have issued advice to homeowners after an electrical fire broke out of a tumble dryer at an address in Crawley.

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PICTURES: Inside the Sussex property worth £6.5million

With ten bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and a detached three bedroom cottage, it is easy to see the attraction of the historic Wappingthorn Manor, located about two miles north of Steyning, West Sussex.

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The swans appeared to be a couple, according to the casualty manager. Picture: East Sussex Wildlife Rescue and Ambulance Service (WRAS)

COUNTY NEWS: Two swans rescued from busy Sussex road

A veterinary ambulance rushed to the aid of two swans in Sussex on Monday morning (April 2).

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Check your journey before you travel over the Easter Bank Holiday

TRAVEL: Monday, April 2

If you are planning to get out and about this Bank Holiday Monday then here are the latest updates on the roads and the railways.

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WEATHER: Heavy rain set to hit Sussex

WEATHER: Heavy rain set to hit Sussex

A yellow weather warning for heavy rain across much of Sussex has been issued for the remainder of the Easter weekend.

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X Factor auditions return to Brighton

ITV singing show The X Factor is on the look out for the next big music stars, scouring the country for budding hopefuls to take part in series 15.

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Family’s garden ‘demolished’ after car collides with fence in Horsham

A Horsham mum said she was shocked to find the back of her garden ‘demolished’ on Sunday morning after a car collided with her fencing.

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Check your journey before you travel over the Easter Bank Holiday

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, April 1

If you are planning to head out this Easter weekend, here is the latest travel information.

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Former Christ’s Hospital teacher’s sentence increased following appeal

A former Christ’s Hospital School teacher who was jailed for sexually abusing four boys has had his sentence increased following an appeal by the Solicitor General.

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UPDATE: Missing Crawley man found

UPDATE: Missing Crawley man found

Missing Crawley man Richard Wall has been found safe and well, according to police.

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Articulated lorry comes off the road on A272

Articulated lorry comes off the road on A272

Police were called to reports of a road traffic collision on Wednesday (March 14) after an articulated lorry had ‘left the road’ on the A272.

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Seatbelt Week will run from March 12 to March 18. Picture: Sussex Police

Sussex Police launches Seatbelt Week

With an estimated two million drivers in the UK still not wearing a seatbelt when they’re driving, Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) is reminding road users of the dangers of not belting up in their cars.

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Schoolgirl missing from Crawley

A 15-year-old schoolgirl from Crawley has not been seen since setting off for school on Wednesday morning (February 21), according to Sussex Police.

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COUNTY NEWS VIDEO: Man ‘in serious condition’ after stabbing

A man was taken to hospital in a serious condition after a stabbing in Sussex last night (February 20), according to police.

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