County Championship - day 1: Wright century gives Sussex advantage against Gloucestershire

Luke Wright made his first century since 2015 to give Sussex the advantage on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Gloucestershire at Hove.
Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

‘Accidentally suffocated’ woman had injuries similar to Hillsborough victims

A woman who ‘accidentally suffocated’ when her partner rolled on her in his sleep had injuries similar to victims of the Hillsborough disaster, a court heard.

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Eastbourne Tennis: Heather Watson topples defending champ Dominika Cibulkova

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The fire broke out this evening. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

UPDATE: Fire at derelict Southwick school is investigated as arson

The fire that almost completely destroyed a derelict school in Southwick on Saturday is believed to have been started deliberately, the fire service has confirmed.

Around 60 firefighters tackled the huge blaze. Picture: Eddie Howland

COUNTY NEWS: Businesses at blaze site tell of lucky escape

A number of businesses have spoken about their lucky escape following a major fire in their business park in Sussex.


PICTURES: Night to Remember

More than 750 women stepped out on Saturday for the tenth Night to Remember midnight walk for St Barnabas House in Worthing.

Adur Community Clubs organiser Peter Hornsby at the Shoreham Afternoon Tea Club party

Club celebrates 60th anniversary

Shoreham Afternoon Tea Club has celebrated the 60th anniversary of Age UK West Sussex.

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Video: Get the style of the three biggest fashion icons

Step into the shoes of some of the world’s most iconic women: Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe and Grace Kelly, by mirroring their style.

The final pose from Wings Productions 2015 Children in Need show

Children in Need show returns

Performers from charity-based theatre company Wings Productions are busy preparing for their popular Children in Need Show.

The scene of the collision. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man in hospital after lorry collides with house

A man has been left with serious injuries after colliding with a lorry in a Sussex village on Saturday afternoon (June 24).

Neil Sampson said he could not have put anything else into the South Wales 100

Ultra runner has to drop out of 100-mile race again

Upper Beeding dad Neil Sampson is frustrated but not defeated after failing to complete the South Wales 100 for the second year running.

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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All proceeds from the event will go to the British Red Cross London Fire Relief Fund. Picture: Metropolitan Police

Fire tragedy fundraiser needs raffle help

Raffle prizes are needed for a family fun day to raise money for those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy.

Sussex Arts Academy

Sussex Arts Academy joins the Festival of Chichester

Arts charity Sussex Arts Academy offers a free workshop on July 4 as part of this year’s Festival of Chichester.


Chris Farlowe at Priory Park, as part of Festival of Chichester

Who was number one when England’s footballers won the World Cup in 1966?

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.

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Daphne Casdagli exhibits at Festival of Chichester

Daphne Casdagli offers an exhibition of original prints and drawings for the 2017 Festival of Chichester.

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