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Initial support for Haywards Heath traffic proposals

Feedback from residents has shown support for proposed traffic measures in four Haywards Heath roads, with the aim of reducing speeds and discouraging unnecessary through-traffic. In May, letters and overview drawings were distributed to 450 homes and businesses in Queens Road, Church Avenue, Gordon Road and Bridge Road asking for opinions on introducing a 20mph […]

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Customers get renewable energy boost from Sussex supplier

From now on all electricity supplied to Your Energy Sussex customers is certified as being sourced from UK-based wind and solar generators. Your Energy Sussex made a commitment to provide a renewable energy tariff within a year when it launched in February 2018. This announcement goes a step further by helping all customers to make […]

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Work to start on Hurstpierpoint community hub

Mid Sussex District Council is working in partnership with Hurstpierpoint Parish Council to create a new community hub for local people. The former Ex Serviceman’s Club at Court Bushes Recreation Ground in Hurstpierpoint has been empty since December 2017 and later that month a serious fire destroyed the interior of the building. The District and […]

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SummerFest is back next month and promises to be even bigger and better

SummerFest is back next month and promises to be even bigger and better. This year the free music event for all West Sussex children and young people aged 16 to 25 with additional needs and disabilities and their families and carers takes place in Worthing on Thursday, 16 August. As well as full line-up of […]

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CCTV image of Brighton bank card theft suspect

Police investigating the theft of a bank card have released this CCTV image of a man they wish to speak to. The bank card was in a black rucksack which was left unattended at St Peter’s Church in York Place, Brighton, on Sunday 15 July between 11am and 11.30am. The bag, which also contained a […]

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West Sussex Record Office and Outside In have been awarded a grant from the Wellcome Trust of £46,023

West Sussex Record Office and Outside In have been awarded a grant from the Wellcome Trust of £46,023 to preserve an archive which offers a rare insight into the use of art therapy as a form of treatment. Outside In is a charity which supports artists who find it difficult to access the art world […]

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University of Essex to play key role in delivering Jersey Care Inquiry recommendation

The University of Sussex is playing a major role in helping to implement a key recommendation from an inquiry and develop a social work degree course on Jersey. The new social work degree course is being introduced at University College Jersey (UCJ) for the first time under a new partnership with the University of Sussex […]

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CCTV image of Brighton assault suspect released

Police have released this CCTV image of a man sought in connection with an assault at a store in Brighton. The suspect was challenged by the manager at Sainsbury’s in North Street, who suspected he may have been shoplifting. After searching him, the suspect became aggressive and punched the victim in the face several times […]

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New East Sussex scheme helps firms with regulation and growth

BUSINESSES are being urged to sign up for a scheme which guides them through regulation and helps them ensure they stay within the law. East Sussex County Council’s Trading Standards team has begun providing Primary Authority Partnerships, which offer a ‘one-stop shop’ for tailored advice and support on complying with consumer protection law. Under the […]

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Ex-Eastbourne restaurant boss fined after nut allergy breach

THE former owner of an Eastbourne restaurant has been fined after it put a four-year-old boy’s life at risk by serving him a dessert containing nuts. Stephen Nock was managing director of Bright Ideas Studio Ltd, which owned Seasons Restaurant, in Sovereign Harbour, at the time of the incident in May 2017. The restaurant is […]