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Sussex student’s poem set to music by Glyndebourne

A poem by an English Literature student from the University of Sussex has been set to music by composers at Glyndebourne as part of the Big Sing 2017, a series of festive concerts featuring local primary school choirs in collaboration with Glyndebourne, East Sussex Music and the University of Sussex. 58 local primary schools will take […]

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Six arrested in ‘challenging’ local football policing operation

Incidents around the Brighton v Crystal Palace match on Tuesday evening (November 28) have been described as the ‘most challenging football-related disorder that I have ever experienced’ by the man who led the policing operation for the game. Whilst horrific London TV footage showed the extent of the disturbance, below is an eyewitness report for […]

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Minister opens £11-million Future Technologies Labs at University of Sussex

Universities and Science Minister Jo Johnson has officially opened a new £11-million facility at the University of Sussex for teaching future workers about robotics and other rapidly developing technologies. The opening of the Future Technologies Labs comes on the day the UK government launches its Industrial Strategy White Paper, its blueprint for national success at […]

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wo men given eight years for Hastings manslaughter

When brothers Brian and Andrew Hill went out together for their usual twice monthly drinks in their home town of Hastings, they didn’t know that evening would end in tragedy. Brian would end up with severe head injuries and pass away a few days later after being attacked by two young men. Now read about […]

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A Sussex police officer has achieved national recognition

A Sussex police officer has achieved national recognition for her work in protecting vulnerable people from crime. On 21 November, Sussex Police’s Financial Abuse Safeguarding Officer PC Bernadette Lawrie (pictured) won the NPCC (National Police Chiefs’ Council) Excellence in Fraud Policing Award at the Serious and organised Crime Exchange (SOCEX) Fraud Conference. The award is […]

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A remake of one of Brighton’s most iconic films, Brighton Rock is coming soon

A remake of one of Brighton’s most iconic films, Brighton Rock, is set to take place this autumn on the 70thanniversary of the classic starring Richard Attenborough – and the premiere will take place this Friday (24 November) at Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts.   Brighton Rock: Redux will be a 10-minute ‘low-fi budget remake’ of the […]

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Schools in Crawley and Horsham benefit from solar power scheme

Schools in Crawley and Horsham have joined the renewable energy revolution and are generating their own clean electricity from the sun’s rays. Three Bridges Primary School in Crawley and the Forest School in Horsham are the latest to join the West Sussex County Council Solar Power for Schools programme to install solar panels that will […]

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Inside The Migrant Lives Matter festival

Staff and students from the University of Sussex’s School of Global Studieshave organised a festival of music, comedy and film on campus this weekend, to fundraise for local migrant and asylum-seeker communities. Taking place on Sunday 19 November, at the university’s dedicated arts venue, the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, the festival will include a full day’s […]

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Actress Janine Nerissa cosies up to film supremo partner at Starr Trust Brighton charity ball

Stunning actress Janine Nerissa stole the show at the Starr Trust winter ball, fittingly entitled A Night At The Movies. All eyes were on the blue eyed beauty as she danced the night away with her film producer beau Jonathan Sothcott. In a stunning burgundy dress she turned heads as she supported the charity in […]