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How long will the heatwave last in Sussex?

With the temperature set to hit 29degC today in parts of Sussex and getting hotter for the rest of the week, the question is, how long will the heatwave last?

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Join hospice family event at Seaside Zumbathon

St Michael’s Hospice has announced the return of the Seaside Zumbathon Party, which will take place at Hastings Beer and Music Festival on Saturday, July 7. 9-11am.

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Local Cub Scouts take part in beach clean up

The 6th Hastings Kestrels Cub Pack demonstrated its environmentally aware credentials when Cubs and Beaver Scouts headed to the Old Town to take part in a beach-clean.

Sheikh Abid Gulzar pictured on Hastings Pier. Photo by Sid Saunders

New owner sends message to Hastings as pier reopens

The new owner of Hastings Pier has sent a message to the town after reopening the iconic site.


Day celebrates our armed forces

A local celebration to show appreciation of the work of the Armed Forces took place in Alexandra Park on Sunday.

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Get ready for adventures and fun with dinosaurs

Get along to the White Rock Theatre to experience all the dangers and delights of dinosaurs.

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Procession celebrates women winning the vote

Hundreds of women and a fair number of men donned white green and purple and joined together in a procession along the seafront on Saturday to commemorate the Suffragette Movement.


Video: Countdown begins to official opening for famous Sussex gardens

A new restaurant, ‘farm shop’, delicatessen, special afternoon teas and more of a year-round garden experience - these are some of the plans as Leonardslee Lakes and Gardens near Horsham looks ahead to its 2019 opening.

PCC Katy Bourne (left) with Victims' Commissioner Baroness Helen Newlove. Pictures: Sussex PCC

Victims’ advocate visits Sussex to hear how police are tackling stalking and fraud

Progress in cracking down on stalking was among the topics on the agenda when the Victims’ Commissioner visited Sussex on Thursday.


Eastbourne International: Andy Murray in centre court action on Monday

Andy Murray will get his Eastbourne campaign underway tomorrow (Monday) on Devonshire Park’s centre court against Stan Wawrinka.

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Weather: Sussex to be hit by heatwave

Weather: Sussex to be hit by heatwave

Temperatures are set to rise above 30 degrees Celsius as a heatwave rolls in across much of the county, according to the Met Office.


Watch: Rapturous celebrations in Brighton as England score

Brighton beach was the setting for rapturous celebrations among England fans as Harry Kane made it 2-0 from the penalty spot this afternoon.
Sheikh Abid Gulzar pictured with Hastings Pier

Hastings Pier to reopen

Hastings Pier will reopen today (Monday, June 25) after the sale to entrepreneur Sheikh Abid Gulzar.

'It's easier to walk across the fields'

Diary of a Sussex ‘newbie’: Popping out for a few…

I used to ‘glam up’ a bit to go out; our nearest watering hole was a 10 minute walk away.

Jahmal Howlett-Mundle playing for Ashford United against Hastings United at The Pilot Field in February 2018. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings sign ex-Crystal Palace youngster

Hastings United Football Club has completed the signing of a former Crystal Palace youngster.

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Review: Lionel Richie, All the Hits World Tour, Hove

There was only one party worth going to in Sussex on Saturday night as Lionel Richie performed at the 1st Central County Ground, Hove.


Sussex Cricket League: Gayler and Twine shine in run-filled weekend

Brad Gayler hit 126 and Nick Patterson took 5-31 as Cuckfield (273-9) enjoyed a 130-run win against Ifield (143 all out).


Video: Watch how Lionel Richie reacted to proposal at his Hove concert

Lionel Richie was upstaged by a proposal at his Hove concert.

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Eastbourne International: Andy Murray drawn to face Stan Wawrinka in first round

By Derren Howard

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Metal thefts on the rise in Sussex, police say

Metal thefts on the rise in Sussex, police say

Metal thefts across Sussex are on the rise, according to Sussex Police.

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