Haywards Heath Town title win and promotion in balance as they are deducted NINE points

Haywards Heath Town have been handed a NINE point deduction after an SCFL hearing tonight (Monday).

Luke Wells. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

County Championship - day 2: Wells hits career-best 258 as Sussex dominate

Luke Wells hit a career best 258 for Sussex at Hove on Monday as he and Stiaan van Zyl put on 376 for the third wicket against Durham.

FINISHING TOUCHES: An exhibitor works on final preparations at the world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London before the event opens to the public.

RHS concerned over garden ignorance

As the world-famous Chelsea Flower Show prepares to open its gates, new research has revealed the public’s worrying lack of knowledge about horticulture.

The swan is released at Shinewater Lake after treatment

Eastbourne road closed after crash landing by swan

The busy northbound side of the A22 Golden Jubilee Way in Eastbourne had to be closed by police this afternoon (Monday, May 22) while animal rescuers captured a swan.

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Jason Fitzgerald. Photo provided by Sussex Police

Eastbourne man jailed for making indecent images of children

An Eastbourne man has been sent to prison over making indecent images of children.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex PCSO issued final written warning after woman’s death

A Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) who conducted a welfare check on a woman who was found dead in her apartment the next day has been issued a final written warning following an IPCC investigation.

Plenty of sunshine on the way

Weather update: temperatures could hit 30degC in Sussex by the weekend

The Met Office is reporting that, after an unsettled start this week, we are going to see a lot of very warm, locally hot, and at times sunny weather across the UK as high pressure builds to dominate our weather.

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Person arrested after Eastbourne woman’s death

Police investigating the circumstances of the death of a 39-year-old woman in Eastbourne District General Hospital have arrested a woman on suspicion of supplying class A drugs.

Phoenix choir's summer concert

Summer offering and special guest

On Saturday June 10 Phoenix Choir will perform its summer concert at All Saints Church in Grange Road.

Two Women in a Garden by Eric Ravilious, 1939 (Fry Art Gallery)

NOSTALGIA: Eastbourne exhibition tells the story of artist 75 years after his death

A forthcoming exhibition at the Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne will focus on local artist and designer Eric Ravilious (1903-1942).

Sam Taylor, 29, taking part in an aerial skills workshop last year

Seaford wheelchair user takes on half marathon challenge

A wheelchair user from Seaford is to take on a half marathon static bike ride to raise funds for a Sussex disability group.


COUNTY NEWS: school children rescued from coach fire

More than 20 students from a Sussex comprehensive school were rescued from a coach fire this morning, according to the school’s head teacher.

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Martyn Joseph in live gig

Martyn Joseph is a powerful singer and songwriter gifted with rare ability to “speak to the soul” with his expressive and poignant lyrics.

Killerz at Eastbourne Bandstand

A visit from Mr Brightside to Eastbourne Bandstand


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Live gig from Belfast singer who is bringing new tour to Eastbourne

The soulful Amanda St John is set to come to Eastbourne as part of her new UK mainland tour.

Devastating: Rising Stars in Seaside has been looking after children for 40 years

‘Huge loss to community’ as Eastbourne pre-school is forced to close

An Eastbourne pre-school has been forced to close after 40 years.

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COUNTY NEWS PICTURE GALLERY: Midnight Walk for Chestnut Tree

More than 550 women walked through the night on Saturday (May 20) in aid of Chestnut Tree children’s hospice, raising a grand total of £62,288.


Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge launches Children’s Hospice Week

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge has recorded a video message to celebrate and mark the beginning of Children’s Hospice Week.

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Warning over fake BT ransomware email

Warning over fake BT ‘ransomware’ email

Fraudsters are using the recent WannaCry ransomware attack as a way to get people to click links in a BT-branded phishing email.


Bank Holiday weather for Sussex

Summer seems to have arrived for Sussex, with temperatures up in the 20s degC this week and the Bank Holiday weekend - although it may be a degree or two colder on the coast.

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