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Teenage burglar convicted for second time in a week

The Argus:

3:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A TEENAGE burglar has appeared in the courts twice in the space of a week.

Stop-smoking figures down year on year

The Argus:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Fewer smokers across Sussex are signing up to kick the habit.

Motorcyclist who died on the A29 named

The Argus:

12:41pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A motorcyclist killed on the A29 at Bury Hill on Sunday has been named as William Phillip Frederick Ruewell, of West Chiltington Lane, Billingshurst.

Mother who was drunk whilst looking after her two-year-old son ordered to complete 60 hours of community service

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A DRUNK mother who was warned she faced jail for neglecting her toddler has been handed only 60 hours of community service and been ordered to pay court costs.

Water company releases untreated waste water into the sea to prevent widespread flooding

The Argus:

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A WATER company has released untreated waste water into the sea 100m off a Blue Flag beach to prevent widespread flooding.

VIDEO: Fire hit garage gutted by flames

The Argus:

9:30am Thursday 28th August 2014

A garage which was gutted by flames has been handed back to its owners after the cause of the fire was deemed to be accidental.

UKIP could target Tory’s Sussex seat

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

UKIP campaigners are quietly confident that a former Government minister’s Sussex constituency could be among their first parliamentary seats next May.

£16 profit for My Little Pony nine-hour lectures

The Argus: University of Brighton one of most sustainable in country

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A university spent hundreds of pounds hosting a one-day conference on the “transcultural phenomenon” of children’s toy My Little Pony.

Worthing and Lancing phone scammers try their luck at least eight times

The Argus: PHONE THREATS: Scam callers can turn nasty

8:40pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A phone scam is thought to have been attempted on people in Worthing and Lancing at least eight times today.

VIDEO: Prison officer facing action for speaking out about Lewes Prison

The Argus:

12:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A serving prison officer is being investigated by her bosses for speaking out about conditions inside Lewes Prison.

Historic Sussex mansion hosts BBC’s Countryfile show

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

ONE of Sussex’s grandest country houses will feature on Countryfile this weekend.

Man drags neighbour from burning flat

The Argus:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A HERO saved his elderly neighbour’s life when he broke down his door and dragged him from his burning flat.

Man to canoe 200 miles for daughter’s cure

The Argus:

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A FATHER who has “barely been in a canoe before” will tackle a 200-mile trek to try to find a cure for his daughter’s rare neurological disorder.

Motorcyclist killed after crash

The Argus:

10:07am Thursday 28th August 2014

A 49-year-old motorcyclist died when in an incident involving a Ford Fusion van.

Wet road safety advice for motorists after 16 car accidents in less than 24 hours

The Argus:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Police are advising motorists how to drive safely in wet weather after 16 traffic accidents across Sussex in just 24 hours.

Plane makes emergency landing at Gatwick Airport

The Argus: Image of how Gatwick would look with a second runway

9:06am Thursday 28th August 2014

An easyJet plane carrying 157 passengers has had to make an emergency landing after smoke was detected in the cockpit.

Cigarettes worth up to £4,000 stolen in Bexhill petrol station break-in

The Argus: SMOKING: MP Philip Davies has criticised plans for plain packaging on cigarettes

1:48pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Cigarettes worth between £3,000 and £4,000 were stolen from a petrol station in an early-morning break-in.

Man drove van with dog tied to tow bar

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11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

POLICE were called when a car was seen driving through town with a dog tied to the back.

Charity reports 40% rise in appeals for help as 2,000 children care for parents or siblings in city every day

The Argus:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Hundreds of children in Brighton and Hove are caring for a parent in secret. Children as young as seven are increasingly caring for a mother or father who is suffering from depression and drug and alcohol addictions as well as physical health problems.

Director set for triple bill

The Argus:

3:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A THEATRE director has taken on the mammoth task of three productions in one month.

Children sow seeds for green space

The Argus:

4:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

GREEN-fingered youngsters had some fun sowing seeds at a new public garden.

Man acting strangely hit by Land Rover in Rye

The Argus:

12:24pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A man seen acting strangely in the road was hit by a Land Rover.

Heart attack at 26 has not put runner Joseph off his stride

The Argus:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A MAN who collapsed with a heart attack aged just 26 is taking on a gruelling 20km obstacle race for charity.

Sports icon Gareth Thomas to visit Brighton

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A SPORTING icon is heading to Sussex to talk about coming out as gay.

Gold watch and necklace recovered after arrest in Crawley

The Argus: The gold jewellery recovered in Crawley on Tuesday

7:51pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Are you missing a gold watch or chain necklace?

Valuable items found

The Argus:

8:33pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Police officers are appealing for help from the public to identify the owners of a number of valuable items recovered following a recent arrest.

Two Alsatian dog attacks near same Rustington park in seven days

The Argus:

8:27pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Two dog attacks took place in Rustington within seven days - near the same park.

22-year-old who was texting at the wheel while on drugs banned from driving for one year

The Argus:

8:10pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A 22-year-old man has been banned from the roads after he was caught texting at the wheel while high on drugs.

Fishing boat taken from driveway in Bognor

The Argus:

8:02pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A fishing boat and trailer has been stolen from someone’s driveway.

Woman's car reversal ends in boyfriend being attacked in Bexhill retail car park

The Argus:

7:45pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A woman’s reversing manoeuvre ended in assault when her boyfriend was attacked.

Man left with face fractures after Hastings pub attack

The Argus:

7:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A man assaulted in a pub was left with a fractured eye socket, cheek bone and nose as well as cuts and bruises.

Work begins on new college

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5:16pm Thursday 28th August 2014

BUILDING work for a new university technical college begins today.

Air show marks D-Day

The Argus:

4:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A RE-ENACTMENT of the D-Day landings will propel Shoreham Airshow visitors back to the war-torn beaches of Normandy next weekend.

Post office open all week

The Argus: argus button

2:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A POST office will open seven days a week following a revamp.

Spanish student robbed in Worthing after plastic bucket put over her head in public

The Argus:

1:57pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A Spanish teenage student was robbed after a bucket was put over her head as she walked along a public path.

Gatwick staff given training to spot potential female cutting victims flying in and out of Sussex

The Argus:

12:18pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Gatwick Airport staff have received training to help spot potential female genital mutilation (FGM) victims as they travel out of the UK.

Tribute to firefighters

The Argus: argus button

12:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FILM paying tribute to wartime firemen will be screened to raise money for firefighters.

Bonkers for bonsai trees at annual show

The Argus: argus button

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

HUNDREDS of people are expected to go bonkers for a bonsai bonanza this weekend.

Club helps to raise hundreds of pounds for air ambulance

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11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A GROUP of retired freight workers from Sussex have helped to raise hundreds of pounds for an air ambulance charity.

Get ready for Glowvember to light up the landscape

The Argus: argus button

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

NOVEMBER will become Glowvember as the summer heatwave will make autumn colourful across the county.

MP to quiz rail bosses

The Argus:

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

AN MP will meet rail bosses to discuss complaints of poor performance tomorrow.

Fastest event of the year

The Argus: argus button

11:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

SPEED-fiends are gearing up for the comeback of the fastest event of the year.

Rush hour slog for A27

The Argus: 6-A27 ROADWORKS NIGHTMARE.JPG

9:40am Thursday 28th August 2014

Two incidents on one of the county's busiest roads have brought morning rush-hour commuters to a standstill. 

Mobile service offering information about cancer

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8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A MOBILE service offering information about cancer will make an appearance in Sussex next week.

Goods created in Sussex will help to boost funds for charity

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A RANGE of goods created in Sussex will help to boost funds for a charity’s vital work.

Manager takes on a nine day bike ride for dementia to raise money for the Alzheimer's Society

The Argus: argus button

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A senior manager is taking on a gruelling bike ride for charity.

Local television for Sussex featuring news, views, sport, music and more starts tonight

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Truly local television will broadcast from this evening.

Owner fined over unlawful office

The Argus: argus button

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

A property owner was fined more than £1,000 after unlawfully turning a business site into a home.

Burglars lift designer goods

The Argus: argus button

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Designer goods and a commemorative coin have been stolen in a burglary.

VIDEO: Man suffers burn injuries after blaze at Brighton garage

The Argus: Fire at May Road, Brighton

4:46pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

A mam has been treated for minor burns after a fire at a commercial garage in Brighton.


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