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Police issue safety advise ahead of Brighton’s Boundary Music Festival

Festival goers are being encouraged to stay safe and keep an eye out for friends at this weekend’s Boundary music festival. The event in Stanmer Park, Brighton, on Saturday (30 September) will welcome nearly 10,000 people who plan to take in the music at the festival. Sussex Police have been working closely with the organisers, […]

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Sussex Firefighters and good citizens were recognised at a special awards ceremony

Firefighters and good citizens were recognised at a special awards ceremony held last night at Arundel Castle. For the first time, West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service combined its Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Ceremony with its Chief Fire Officer Commendation Awards, which mark courage, dedication and selflessness from people across the county. Long […]

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Policing reflect on Brighton operation for Labour Party Conference

As the Labour Party Conference comes to a close and thousands of delegates leave Brighton, Operation Otter, the policing operation for the conference, has concluded without any serious incident. Sussex Police, working closely with the Labour Party, their security provider Securitas and Brighton & Hove City Council, has hailed it a success. Superintendent Jane Derrick, […]

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University of Sussex launch project to improve drought and flood forecasting

A four-year project, led by the University of Sussex, has been launched to improve drought and flood forecasting in Kenya, and to put in place effective early warning systems. The project brings together world-renowned research institutes in the UK and Kenya. In the UK the project is led by the University of Sussex, in collaboration […]

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Free eLibrary workshops and eBooks in West Sussex Libraries

West Sussex County Council libraries are running eLibrary workshops to mark Get Online Week 2017. The week is a national event which runs annually by the Good Things Foundation. This year their theme is to Try 1 Thing, encouraging people to try doing something online in a familiar environment. Debbie Kennard, Cabinet Member for Safer, […]

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East Sussex County Council is supporting the use of the Baby Buddy app

PREGNANT women, new mums and their partners can benefit from a free app aimed at helping them with the transition to parenthood. East Sussex County Council is supporting the use of the Baby Buddy app, which helps pregnant women and new mothers stay healthy and well, whilst ensuring their baby’s physical and emotional development. Around […]

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Police release e-fit of Eastbourne child sexual assault suspect

Police have released an e-fit of a man wanted in connection with a sexual assault on a child in Eastbourne. At about 4pm on Tuesday (19 September), three girls were walking together in Northiam Road. The 11-year-old victim stopped to tie her shoelace close to the junction with Longland Road, when a man is reported […]

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Jeremy Corbyn meets students in University of Sussex visit

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party and Jo Platt, Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Shadow Education team, visited the University of Sussex today and learnt about its award-winning work to boost social mobility. Mr Corbyn took time out from the Labour Party Conference, which is taking place in Brighton this week, to visit […]

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Thousands of people took part in a number of peaceful protests in Brighton

Thousands of people took part in a number of peaceful protests during a busy weekend in Brighton. Police facilitated three planned marches in the city on Sunday – Save Our NHS, Pro Europe and Movement for Justice – all of which were held in good spirits. They attracted approximately 2,000 supporters in total and coincided […]

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University of Sussex in top three nod!

The University of Sussex has been ranked third of south-east England’s 19 universities in a new guide. The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018 also places Sussex 27th in the UK. Sussex’s performance in the region is backed up by a strong completion rate, with 92.7 per cent of students successfully finishing their degree […]