Taking on crime - at home and abroad

It was a fantastic honour to be appointed Home Secretary last year. My first duty in this role, and the priority of any government, is to ensure the security of our country and the safety of everyone living here.

David Beckham

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Georgia Adams has been confirmed as Sussex Womens new captain for 2017
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Sussex Women announce Georgia Adams as new captain

Sussex Women have announced that Georgia Adams will be the new captain across both formats for the 2017 season, and have now also confirmed their squad for the Royal London One-Day Cup and NatWest County T20.

Hastings Observer letters

Horrified by the state of old site

From: Marian Povey, Boscobel Road, St Leonards

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Trolley bus will solve problems

From: Ivan Holgate, Rock-A-Nore Road, Hastings

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Dogs have a right to run free

From: Wayne Blades, Priory Avenue, Hastings

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Consider an Ore Shuttle service?

From: Martin Woodfine & Trevor Davies. On behalf of St Leonards & Hastings Rail Improvement and Ore Transport Group, Silverstone Court, St Leonards

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Thank you for all the support

From: Helen Rudd, Heather Way, Fairlight

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Band cheered up passers by

From: F. Beck, Channel Way, Fairlight

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Why bother with the instructions?

From: Ken Holmes, Austen Way, Hastings

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Can anyone help trace chip shop?

From: Maureen Wood, Email:, Phone: 403 980 5555

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Man stabbed in jaw in St Leonards

Man stabbed in jaw in St Leonards

A man was stabbed in the jaw during a dispute in St Leonards, police have said.

Katy Bourne

Sussex PCC's video log: National Stalking Awareness Week 2017

To mark National Stalking Awareness Week 2017, PCC Katy Bourne explains why it's so important to support the week, and what's being done in Sussex to help victims of this crime.

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Middlesex test at Lord’s for Sussex Sharks in Royal London Cup

Sussex Sharks begin their Royal London One-Day Cup campaign tomorrow (Thursday) as they travel to Lord’s to take on Middlesex (11am start).

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Take the ‘30 mile, 30 day’ challenge for St Michael’s

St Michael’s Hospice is appealing for local people to take the ‘30 Miles in 30 Days challenge’.


Sound Waves showcase swinging 60’s

Earlier this month Sound Waves Community Choir was singing in the Sussex Studio at the White Rock Theatre as part of a hugely successful Beatles Day.

Nigel Clutton cut the ribbon to open Sarah's Orchard at Chestnut Tree House children's hospice

Sarah’s Orchard officially opened

Guests attended a private event at Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice to open the apple orchard, named Sarah’s Orchard in memory of former president, Lady Sarah Clutton.

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TRAVEL: Golfing getaway to relaxing retreat – Norfolk’s broad appeal

The stately stature of Dunston Hall at the end of a meandering drive, flanked by a procession of towering trees, confirms arrival at one of Norfolk’s premier addresses.

Pupils at St Peter and St Paul CEP School, Bexhill, participating in Restart a Heart 2016.

Schools invited to Restart a Heart

Schools and community groups are being invited to learn how to perform CPR.

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Car boot in Old Town on Sunday

Bag yourself a bargain at a boot sale right in the heart of Hastings Old Town this Sunday (April 30).

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