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Private Sean Benton inquest will examine evidence of bullying at Deepcut barracks, Coroner rules

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A Southern Rail train

Southern close to deal with train drivers

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Ollie Harrison

Hastings boy’s fight with leukaemia told in large art installation

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BREAKING NEWS: Retail giant to open in Priory Meadow

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Police continue to support people after Hurricane Irma

Crime

VIDEO: Our House - Interview with George Sampson (Britain's Got Talent)

Theatre and Comedy

Top musical events to continue across Hastings and Rother

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Seven libraries across East Sussex could be closed by the county council

Tories deny ‘railroading through’ library closures

Politics
Cycle pilot Duncan with Vi and Denise

COUNTY NEWS: Tackling isolation with thrilling trishaw rides

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Two Hastings & Bexhill players combine to make a tackle during last weekend's 14-14 draw away to Folkestone. Picture courtesy Nigel Baker

H&B coach: We’ve proven we can compete at this level

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Sam Adams in the thick of the action during Hastings United's 4-2 defeat at home to Herne Bay on Tuesday night. Picture courtesy Scott White

We will come good, says United assistant boss

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Ajay Morphett (right) with girlfriend Imogen Cracknell, who also played in the victorious England team, and England great David Bryant CBE.

Bexhill ace shines in England victory

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Little Common player-manager Russell Eldridge closes down a Ringmer opponent during the abandoned first meeting between the clubs. Picture by Simon Newstead

Common cup game to be replayed

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Common boss rues ‘missed opportunity’

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United see 2-0 lead turn into 4-2 loss

Local

10-man Westies salvage dramatic draw

Local

Hastings and Common in action tonight

Local
A previous St Mary’s Tri Club swim event

Go-Tri Aquathlon is for all abilities

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Alexandra Park Greenhouse.

Plant Sale at Alexandra Park

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Laying up of the Women's Section Standard at All Saints Church, Hastings. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-170918-064714001

End of an era for branch of Royal British Legion Women’s Section...

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A heavily retouched trackside view of West Marina Station in the 1890s. Notice the track ballast, hiding the sleepers, it also hid signs of rot and decay so the practice was revised and sleepers are now visible although, with concrete sleepers it is now less critical. SUS-170919-084928001

A nursery rhyme hides the wretched secrets of New England Bank

Nostalgia
Robin, Erithacus rubecula, perched on bowl of windfall apples in garden.

Less is more for wildlife in your garden this autumn

Lifestyle