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Cyclist involved in collision with car in Eastbourne

A cyclist and a car have been involved in a collision in Eastbourne this evening.

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Watch out for these fake texts offering refunds. Picture: City of London Police

Watch out for fake Argos texts scam

Watch out for these fake Argos texts offering refunds

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How will you be spending the sunny week?

Hot weather here to stay for another week in Sussex

Sussex is set for a week of sun, with temperatures rising to up to 26 degrees.

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Can you help police find who did this? Pictures: Sussex Police

Second World War relic is vandalised with spray paint

Police are appealing for witnesses after a piece of Second World War history was vandalised.

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Rail passengers are facing delays

Beware of major rail closures today – you may not be able to travel

‘Major engineering work’ taking place today is set to cause significant disruption in Sussex.

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Check your journey before you travel today

Railway trespassers between Lewes and Eastbourne cause delays

Trespassers on the rail line between Lewes and Eastbourne have caused disruption this morning.

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Gary Dobbie, a former teacher at Christ's Hospital School. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: More former teachers found guilty of historic abuse

Two former teachers at a Sussex school have been convicted of historic sexual offences against past pupils at the school.

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The incident happened at HMP Lewes in 2016

Lewes Prison wing in ‘chaos’ during violent mutiny, court hears

Five prisoners smashed ‘anything and everything’ during a six-hour rebellion that left an entire prison wing unusable, prosecutors say.

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The Eastbourne lifeboat arriving at Sovereign Harbour on the day of the incident. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Man arrested at Eastbourne Sovereign Harbour denies ‘covertly’ bringing illegal immigrants into the UK

A man arrested at Eastbourne’s Sovereign Harbour on suspicion of attempting to bring illegal immigrants into the UK has appeared in court today.

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The police helicopter was among the units called in. Stock image

Two arrested after officers, helicopter and paramedics are called to false stabbing report

Police officers, a police dog, ambulances and the police helicopter responded to a report of a stabbing at 1.50am yesterday – but when they got there they discovered it was a fake.

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The case was heard at Lewes Crown Court

Van driver convicted of causing life-changing injuries to A22 cyclist

A van driver has been convicted of causing serious injury to a cyclist on the A22 by driving carelessly earlier this year.

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The case was heard at Lewes Crown Court

Van driver ‘nodded off’ and caused life-changing injuries to A22 cyclist, court hears

A collision that left a Hailsham cyclist with severe injuries and memory problems happened when a van driver ‘nodded off’ at the wheel, it was argued in court today.

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PCC Katy Bourne (left) with Victims' Commissioner Baroness Helen Newlove. Pictures: Sussex PCC

Victims’ advocate visits Sussex to hear how police are tackling stalking and fraud

Progress in cracking down on stalking was among the topics on the agenda when the Victims’ Commissioner visited Sussex on Thursday.

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The month-long operation was launched by Surrey and Sussex Police last week. Picture: Sussex Police

Police arrest 42 as drink and drug-driving campaign kicks off

Police have arrested 42 people in the first week of a summer crackdown on drink and drug-drivers in Sussex.

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VIDEO: 60 vehicles stopped in high-tech police crackdown

More than 60 vehicles were stopped by police in Sussex last week as officers conducted a high-tech crackdown on road crime.
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Restrictions on butterfly knives like this one will be extended under the new law

Zombie knives, death stars and 8 more things the new Offensive Weapons Bill will make illegal

Tough new measures are to be put in place to deal with offensive weapons, the Home Secretary announced yesterday.

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The coastguard helicopter was called to the incident

Coastguard and police called to Beachy Head last night

Coastguard teams and the search and rescue were called to an incident at Beachy Head last night.

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Lucie’s story: ‘I couldn’t get away from terrifying Jason’

Lucie’s story: ‘I couldn’t get away from terrifying Jason’

The true impact of child grooming and abuse is rarely made public.

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The NSPCC is calling for robust laws

Revealed: how child groomers use Facebook and Instagram in Sussex

Social media like Facebook and Snapchat have been used in 33 cases of child grooming in Sussex in the last year, new figures reveal.

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Slow traffic after Eastbourne collision

Slow traffic after Eastbourne collision

Traffic is slow following a collision in Eastbourne Road earlier this morning, according to reports.

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