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City’s property prices rise by 10% in a year

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6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

HOUSE prices in the city have rocketed by more than 10% in the last year.

Council hailed for project that helps families

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6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A COUNCIL will work with thousands more troubled families, after its project was named as one of the best performing in the country.

Anger over disabled bay admin fee

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6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

DISABLED residents could be made to pay £10 to prove they still require special parking bays outside their homes.

Neighbour asks council to pull down classroom

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6:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

A HOMEOWNER wants a council to tear down a new classroom block which towers over his garden after planning officers admitted they made a “typing error” in consultation documents.

GCSE results day live

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9:35am Thursday 21st August 2014

Pupils across Sussex will today be opening their results envelopes to find out how they got on in their GCSE exams. Follow our live coverage.

Man drives drunk to complain about being barred from pub....for being drunk

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1:48pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A 40-year-old man has been banned from driving after he drove drunk to argue with doorstaff - for barring him from their pub for being too drunk.

Rats found at takeaway

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

FOOD inspectors have given a kebab shop the lowest possible hygiene score after discovering a rat infestation.

Lib-Dem claims he will out-green the Greens

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11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

The latest candidate to throw their hat into the ring for the Brighton Pavilion parliamentary seat has vowed to out-green the sitting Green MP Caroline Lucas.

Road trip in aid of air ambulance

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4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TV presenter will join motoring enthusiasts on a road trip to raise money for an air ambulance charity.

Drug dealer wanted for recall to prison

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3:07pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Police are hunting for a drug dealer who has breached the conditions of his release from prison.

Arrest after death of dog walker

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9:59am Thursday 21st August 2014

An arrest has been made in connection with a man who died after his dog was attacked by other pets.

GCSE results set to remain above average

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

AS THOUSANDS of schoolchildren open the envelopes to reveal their GCSE results today, schools across the county look set to remain above the national average despite a dip in grades.

Student movie director seeks Kickstarter cash

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4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A film-maker hopes to raise cash to shoot a second movie – and it has already sparked interest from Fatboy Slim.

Glimpse of new homes bid at NHS hospital

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8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

THIS IS the first glimpse of what a housing development in the grounds of a hospital could look like.

Police staff disciplined for internet posts

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

SIX police employees have been subjected to disciplinary procedures for misusing Facebook, new figures have revealed.

So very proud of Pride

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

PRIDE organisers are celebrating after their own fundraising record was smashed at this year’s event.

Pier is the most popular free tourist attraction outside London

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE historic Palace Pier in Brighton is the most popular free tourist attraction outside London, according to new figures.

Charity needs funds to launch UK's first suicide prevention app

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7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A CHARITY is set to launch the UK’s first suicide prevention app for smartphones and tablets.

Many councillors set to stand down with difficulty in balancing family life and work

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6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A THIRD of councillors in Brighton and Hove could stand down before the next election.

Reward offered for return of stolen Rolex watch

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3:12pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A £1,000 reward has been offered for the return of a stolen Rolex watch.

Zoo is greeted with new arrival

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9:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

ZOO staff have been gibbon a lovely bonus with the birth of a new primate.

Argus staff up for Tour de Sussex

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10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

ARGUS staff are preparing for the ride of their lives as they take on the Sussex stage of next month’s Tour of Britain.

Car boot sale for local projects

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6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

More than £800 was raised at a car boot sale.

Iconic bridge is reopened

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6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

An iconic country bridge has reopened to the public after two months of repair works.

St Barnabas lottery prizes

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6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The results of the latest St Barnabas House Hospice lottery draw, made on Monday, have been revealed.

The art of flower arranging

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6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A renowned flower arranger will give an expert demonstration on Thursday, September 18.

Items stolen from Hastings home

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4:34pm Thursday 21st August 2014

SEVERAL hundred pounds of change have been stole from a home.

Two men attacked in same road in separate attacks

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4:31pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Two men were attacked in separate attacks in the same street.

Body recovered from Beachy Head is that of missing man

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4:25pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A BODY recovered from the foot of cliffs has been identified as that of a missing Sussex man.

Wanted man should not be approached

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4:17pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A man accused of assault is being hunted by police after he failed to comply with the conditions of his bail.

Burglars disturbed by homeowners as they attempted to raid home

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4:11pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Two men are being hunted by police after they were caught trying to break into a home.

Yoghurt shop pops back

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4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Pioneering frozen yoghurt vendors will return to Brighton almost a year after they shut up shop.

Cathedral screening

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4:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A cathedral will be converted into a cinema for a poignant First World War centenary event.

Duo arrested over theft of duty free items from Gatwick Airport

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4:07pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A man and a woman have been arrested by police investigating the theft of duty free items from Gatwick Airport.

Two men attacked after night out

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3:52pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TWO men were attacked after challenging thieves who had stolen a wallet.

Theory test price to fall

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3:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Cheaper driving theory tests can be booked from today.

20mph limit vote to end

3:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Villagers have two weeks left to say if they want speed limits reduced to 20mph.

Protect your beach hut

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2:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Beach hut owners are being urged to keep their properties safe.

Plan for i360 hoardings

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1:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

HUNDREDS of metres of advertising hoardings for the new i360 will be installed on Brighton seafront.

Cars targeted by arsonists

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1:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

TWO cars were damaged by fire in a deliberate attack.

Books bonanza as children join Big Read

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1:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A BONANZA of books is in full swing and children are flocking to hear their favourite stories.

Sofa blaze sparks alert

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12:07pm Thursday 21st August 2014

FIREFIGHTERS ask smokers to ensure cigarettes are put out after a man’s sofa caught fire.

Challenger hunt starts

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12:06pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE Labour Party will select its candidate to take on a former Government minister eight months before the general election.

Recycle your chewing gum

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12:05pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A COUNCIL has asked people to recycle their chewing gum.

A busy time for lifeboat volunteers

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12:02pm Thursday 21st August 2014

VOLUNTEER lifeboat crews have been kept busy recently with a number of callouts.

Brands Hatch driver charged

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12:01pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A MAN who allegedly drove his girlfriend's car on to a former Formula 1 circuit during a race has been charged with causing a public nuisance.

Chair funds on target

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11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

An appeal launched to help a girl with cerebral palsy buy a wheelchair to transform her life passed its first hurdle within days.

Norwegian rock rolls in

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11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

More than 1,000 tons of Scandinavian rock will help keep seafront homes safe.

Katie Price thanks NHS

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11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Glamour model and best-selling author Katy Price has thanked the hospital staff who helped deliver her fifth baby.

Dog walker is attacked

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11:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A 47-year-old man needed hospital treatment after an unprovoked attack while walking his dog on Monday.


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