Eco homes open their doors

Transition Town Worthing has launched its fourth Eco Open Houses Worthing, in collaboration with Green Open Homes.


Sussex eco homes wanted for showcase event

Eco homes are being sought to take part in a local energy campaign.

The badger cub, named Monty by Coastway Vets in Shoreham

UPDATE: Monty now with friends

The badger cub rescued in Steyning is now in the care of Harper Asprey Wildlife Rescue in Surrey.

Monty the badger cub is just a few weeks old. Picture: Claire Bond, Photography by Bond

Care through the night saves rescued badger cub

This tiny badger cub has been rescued after getting lost in Steyning.

Waitrose in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby)

Waitrose to scrap takeaway coffee cups

Waitrose is removing takeaway coffee cups from its stores.

Vernon Hewitt, Roger Brown and Alec Harden, left, with some of the donors

Official opening for new play area and orchard

The new combined wild play area and orchard on Steyning Downland Scheme has been officially opened.


GALLERY: Steyning spring show

Flower show stalwart Alasdair MacCulloch amazed visitors with his wonderful blooms at Steyning Horticultural Society's spring show.


Lambing open days hit by rain

Drivers are being asked to stay away from Coombes Farm until the weather improves.


PICTURES: Lambing at Coombes Farm

Lambing is in full swing at Coombes Farm, north of Lancing, and 800 ewes are expected to give birth during the season.
Trevor Waller, director of CC Solar, and his team receiving a commended award for the Regional Solar PV Installer of the Year at the Energy Efficiency South East Awards 2018

Energy efficiency award for solar installation company

A solar panel company based in Littlehampton has received an award commending it on its workmanship in helping to increase the use of renewable energy sources.

Boogie dogs trust dog of the week

Dog of the week - Boogie

‘Cheeky’ beagle Boogie loves to explore new places, say staff at Dogs Trust Shoreham.


CAMPAIGN: Council calls on public who are the 'eyes and ears' to report potholes

This picture shows a pothole being repaired in West Sussex – one of 250 on our roads which are fixed every day, and one of 35,000 repaired every year.
Robert Gosling with wife Emma and daughter Heather

COUNTY NEWS: Supermarket shelves ‘empty’ says father trying to buy water

A Sussex father said when he went to buy bottled water at supermarkets near him the shelves were ‘empty’.

Shane Green and wife Tracy

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Disgrace’ as Sussex family left without water for two days

A Sussex family said they have been left without water for two days which is a ‘disgrace’.

Chris Tomlinson and Richard Crowhurst from Rampion Offshore Wind Farm made the presentation to Brighton lifeboat operations manager Roger Cohen, Littlehampton lifeboat operations manager Nick White, Shoreham coxswain Steve Smith and Shoreham operations manager Peter Huxtable at Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station

Lifeboat stations given £100,000 from wind farm fund

Rampion has made a £100,000 donation to the RNLI for lifeboat stations along the south coast.


Celebrity endorsement for new book with key message

Campaigner Georgina Stevens is taking her sustainability message to a new level with the launch of the first of a series of children’s books.

Steve Williams, second right, and staff from St Barnabas House and Southern Water

Wildlife haven created out of hospice pond

The pond at St Barnabas House hospice is undergoing a renovation project, enabled by a £10,000 grant from Southern Water.

Ferring conservation group work at community orchard

Conservation work encourages more wildlife to pay visit

Members of Ferring Conservation Group have been carrying out practical work to improve the village environment and make it more welcoming for wildlife.

Green MEP Keith Taylor

Green MEP supports ‘brave’ Sussex activist ahead of court

Green MEP Keith Taylor is supporting ‘brave’ anti-drilling activist Dr Peter Whittick, who is due to appear at Brighton Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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