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Prom season warning - check limousines

As prom season approaches the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is urging parents to check if their child’s limousine is safe and legal before booking.


Warning issued for heavy rain and thunder

A warning for heavy rain and possible thunder has been issued for across Sussex this afternoon (Tuesday June 27).

The five friends who died at Camber Sands in August. (Clockwise from top left) Inthushan Sriskantharasa, brothers Kobinathan and Kenugen Saththiyanathan, Kurushanth Srithavarajah and Nitharshan Ravi SUS-170314-171912001

COUNTY NEWS: Men who died in sea off Sussex coast were ‘strong and competent swimmers’, inquest hears

A group of five young men who died in sea off the Sussex Coast last summer, have been described as strong and competent swimmers at an inquest in Hastings this week.

The Amex stadium

COUNTY NEWS: Football club to check cladding at stadium as 'precaution' after Grenfell

A Premier League football club is to 're-check' the cladding used as its home ground as a precaution after the Grenfell tower disaster.

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Cardiology Consultant Dr Nikhil Patel (first right) with Cardiology staff and open day visitors SUS-170626-141036001

Heart of the DGH shown to public

The cardiac care unit at Eastbourne District General Hospital opened its doors to the public last Wednesday.

Freemasonry is celebrating 300 years in the UK

Eastbourne Freemasons open the doors to celebrate 300 years in UK

Eastbourne Masonic Centre will hold an open weekend next month in an effort to change perceptions of the organisation.

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Eastbourne mans wins south coast comedy prize

An Eastbourne man has won South Coast Comedian of the Year 2017.

Karen and Kevin Clifton will perform in Eastbourne

Strictly stars set to perform in Eastbourne

Stars of the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing will perform in Eastbourne next month.

Rowfant Business Centre fire. Pictures by Eddie Howland

COUNTY NEWS UPDATE: Crews investigate major fire at business park

Firefighters are investigating what caused a major fire at a business park in Sussex in the early hours of this morning (June 26).


String of ambulance stations hit by thefts

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) is appealing to anyone with information to come forward following a spate of incidents across its region in which £30,000 worth of life-saving equipment has been stolen.

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One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits would rather date a pet owner

One in five Brits say they would rather date someone with a pet, according to a new survey.

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Warning over fake bills

BT customers warned over fake bill

Consumers are being warned of a fake invoice from BT which aims to install banking malware on their computer.

Henry Smith

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex MPs suffer cyber attack on emails

Sussex MPs’ emails have been hit by a cyber attack this weekend.

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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Sunday, June 25

Main roads across Sussex appear to be clear of congestion so far this morning (Sunday, June 25).

The hole that apppeared this morning

BREAKING NEWS: Eastbourne road collapses

Part of a road in Eastbourne has disappeared this morning (Sunday, June 25).

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Service with a smile aboard a National Express coach of yesteryear

NOSTALGIA: Don’t just sit there feeling stressed, take a trip on the National Express!

A new peek into the National Express archives has revealed a hidden wealth of classic images and marketing material from almost five decades of history – including from Eastbourne.

WEATHER: The week ahead for Sussex

WEATHER: The week ahead for Sussex

The weather for Sussex over the next few days appears to be a mixed bag, following on from the recent heatwave, which saw record-breaking temperatures.

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REV DAVID FAREY: We can be too quick to judge other people

So why did Tim Farron resign from leadership of the Lib Dems? From his resignation statement it would appear to be a matter of faith.

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The scene of the collision. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Lorry collides into front of house in Sussex village

A lorry collided with the front of a house in a Sussex village this afternoon (Saturday, June 24).

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