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Four photographs showcasing West Sussex have won local competition

Four photographs showcasing West Sussex have won this year’s Experience West Sussex Competition. Views from Bramber Castle taken by Martin Hurst, kite-surfing at Goring Gap by Ian Green, Worthing Pier by Matt Lewis and bluebells at the Angmering Park Estate by Clive Jones, featured in the winning pictures which are displayed in the main reception […]

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Hastings community vegetable garden benefit from Police donation

Hastings Police has donated £200 to Transition Town Hastings to fund two large water butts to help water the Community Vegetable and Fruit Garden at St Leonards Warrior Square Railway Station. Any remaining money will be spent on some badly needed gardening tools. Chris Petts, treasurer of Transition Town Hastings said: “We are so grateful […]

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Students and staff from the University of Sussex spruced up Brighton street

Students and staff from the University of Sussex spruced up a popular street in central Brighton last week A team of students, staff, council workers, residents and volunteers spent this afternoon sweeping, clearing and tidying at St Martin’s Place, off Lewes Road. Adam Tickell, the University’s Vice-Chancellor, was one of the volunteers. He said: “It […]

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Sussex physicists have breakthrough on brittle smartphone screens

Scientists at the University of Sussex may have found a solution to the long-standing problem of brittle smartphone screens. Professor Alan Dalton and his team have developed a new way to make smartphone touch screens that are cheaper, less brittle, and more environmentally friendly. On top of that, the new approach also promises devices that use less […]

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Sussex war veterans are being invited to two special events

War veterans are being invited to two special events to share their memories ahead of Remembrance Day. Military Medals and Memories is free and open to veterans of all ages being held at Worthing Library on 1 November and at Crawley Library on 7 November. At the events, veterans will be given the chance to […]

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Two arrested following stabbing in St Leonards

Two people have been arrested following a stabbing in St Leonards-on-Sea. Officers were called around 11.30am on Monday (October 23) to a report that a man had been stabbed in Woodland Vale Road. He was unconscious, had suffered multiple stab wounds and was taken to the Conquest Hospital in Hastings with serious, but not life-threatening […]

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West Sussex County has won Fairtrade status from an independent body

West Sussex has been awarded Fairtrade County status by the Fairtrade Foundation, for its commitment to the trading principles. This follows a two year campaign led by Fairtrade West Sussex, which was set up in 2009. The local Fairtrade Steering Group, with the support of West Sussex County Council, has achieved the five criteria necessary […]

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Worthing Fire Station present cheque’s to FIVE charities

Worthing Fire Station hosted a presentation evening this week, awarding the money raised at this summer’s open day to some very well-deserving charities. This is the third successful year in which Worthing firefighters have joined forces with Broadwater Carnival Society to raise vital funds for local community-based charities. Cheques were presented by The Mayor of […]

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Sussex Police encourage people to hand in illegal or unwanted guns during National Firearms Surrender

People in possession of unwanted guns or ammunition are being encouraged to hand them in as part of a campaign to make Sussex and Surrey a safer place. Many firearms are held in innocence and ignorance of their illegality, or are overlooked and forgotten in people’s homes. Others are acquired and distributed by criminal networks […]

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Audiences grow for free organ concerts in Sussex

Audiences have been growing for the increasingly successful series of organ concerts in the Meeting House on the University of Sussex campus. University organist D’Arcy Trinkwon, who is also organist of Worth Abbey, introduces each piece of music, making it accessible to even those who are new to organ music. D’Arcy says: “The concerts are aimed to […]