Urgent review needed into how MOD records ‘increasing’ veteran suicide rate

The ‘British stiff upper lip’ attitude to death and the UK system of recording deaths means there is not enough accurate information about suicides in this country.


Veteran suicides: Why PTSD must not define our brave armed forces

PTSD and suicide must not be allowed to define our brave Armed Forces.


Veteran suicides: The impact PTSD has on British veterans explained

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is the most common mental health issue that Combat Stress treats.


How Australia, The US and Canada keep track of ex-military suicide rates

A psychologist at a leading veterans charity says it is important that more research is carried out in order to find out if a spike in military veteran suicides among the UK’s allies is also reflected among British ex-service personnel.


Sussex coroners quiet on military suicide figures amid calls for better recording of veteran deaths

Sussex coroners failed to reply to a letter from Johnston Press Investigations asking them to provide data on the number of veterans who have taken their lives since 2015.


Ex-serviceman who battled suicidal thoughts backs our military suicides campaign

In a daze and overcome with feelings of inadequacy triggered by post-traumatic stress disorder, ex-serviceman David Edwards found himself on a Sussex beach seconds away from taking his own life.

An artist's impression of how the new IKEA in Lancing could look SUS-170130-152954001

COUNTY NEWS: Decision on first Sussex IKEA to be made

Sussex residents will find out tomorrow whether the first IKEA store in Sussex will be granted planning permission.


COUNTY NEWS: BBC Question Time comes to Sussex tonight

BBC Question Time – the topical political debating programme – will be filmed in Sussex tonight (Thursday, May 24).

Worthing Assembly Hall

COUNTY NEWS: BBC Question Time coming to Sussex

Topical debate programme Question Time will be returning to Sussex after nearly a year.


COUNTY NEWS: Chicken's eggstraordinary milestone after recovery from savage fox attack

A Sussex chicken who survived a brutal fox attack thanks to life-saving surgery, pioneering treatment and perhaps divine intervention is again set to defy the odds.
Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne

Revealed: Thousands of homes set for Sussex – but police won’t be claiming a penny to help them cope with growth

Thousands of homes could be built across Sussex without police claiming a penny of funds they are entitled to.

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