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Met’s Counter Terrorism Command make arrests following London Attacks

Officers from the Met’s Counter Terrorism Command have this morning, Sunday 4 June, arrested 12 people in Barking, east London, in connection with last night’s incidents in London Bridge and the Borough Market area. Searches of a number of addresses in Barking are continuing. At 22.08hrs on Saturday, 3 June, we received reports that a […]

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Apple selects Sussex student for prestigious Silicon Valley trip

A second-year Computer Science student at the University of Sussex is flying out to Silicon Valley this week after being awarded a prestigious scholarship by technology giants Apple. Peter Lloyd is one of just 350 people around the world picked this year by Apple to attend its annual developers conference in San Jose, California. Registration, […]

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Metropolitan Police issue advice following #LondonBridge attack

Earlier this evening, Metropolitan Police confirmed they were dealing with an incident in London Bridge tweeting “We are dealing with an incident on #LondonBridge, when we have more information we will update this twitter feed”. The Police have since urged members of the public to remain calm, but be alert & vigilant. As they are […]

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Meet Dr Will Abberley’s curation at Brighton’s Booth Museum

Unreachable, untameable and largely unknowable; birds may be conspicuous in our environment, yet they remain strangely elusive. It is this “magical sheen”, says University of Sussex lecturer in English Dr Will Abberley, that’s caused them to be such an inspiration to writers. To celebrate this human-avian connection, Will has curated an exhibition at Brighton’s Booth […]

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Sussex Community Festival returns for another year

Bring your family, friends and neighbours on to the University of Sussex campus this summer, when we will be opening up our doors for a free Community Festival. Everyone is welcome to enjoy a packed programme of events and activities for all ages, from 11am-4pm on Sunday 25 June. The festival will offer sports classes, […]

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Sussex students bring politics to life for school pupils

As the UK gears up for a general election, students at the University of Sussex have been bringing politics to life for local school children. Students from the ‘Politics in Education’ (PIE) society have been running workshops and events for secondary school children, to explain key concepts such as how the voting process works. Final-year […]

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Police deal with suspected terror attack in London Bridge

Reports suggest vehicle has left the road and struck pedestrians London Bridge has been closed after an incident on Saturday night, after witnesses said a van had hit pedestrians. There are reports of casualties, with a witness telling the BBC that van had veered off the road and struck people. A journalist working for the […]

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Mid Sussex District Council in line for national parking gong

Mid Sussex District Council has been shortlisted for a PARC (Parking Annual Report by Councils) Award in recognition of the clear and concise parking information it provides to residents. The Council produces an Annual Parking Report to keep residents informed about the latest developments within the parking service. It provides a clear overview of the […]

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PEOPLE in East Sussex are being urged to celebrate the role volunteers

PEOPLE in East Sussex are being urged to celebrate the role volunteers play as part of a national awareness week. Partners across East Sussex are backing Volunteers’ Week, an annual celebration of the contribution made by volunteers across the UK, which runs from June 1 to 7. More than 60,000 people in the county currently […]

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Hailsham town centre in major improvement scheme

THE FINAL stage of a major town centre improvement scheme designed to help Hailsham flourish has begun. With the transformation of the High Street and George Street complete, work has moved to Vicarage Lane and Vicarage Road and is expected to take 12 weeks to complete. The work, which includes widening footpaths, installing a new […]