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From the beat to the pulpit: Controversial policeman will be welcomed to new parish job

The Argus:

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A former policeman’s controversial past will not stop him being welcomed into his new role as a parish curate.

Latest figures show dementia is still on the rise

The Argus: argus button

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

The number of people living with dementia across Sussex is continuing to rise.

Fast Show star visits high school

The Argus:

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

Actor and comedian Charlie Higson entertained students when he visited a school to promote his new book.

Workers’ long service rewarded

The Argus:

6:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

LOYAL workers have been recognised for their long-service.

Barn roof destroyed in fire

The Argus:

9:12am Sunday 21st September 2014

A fire ripped through a thatched barn and completetely destroyed the roof.

Body found at foot of Beachy Head cliffs

The Argus:

8:51am Sunday 21st September 2014

A body has been found at the bottom of Beachy Head cliffs.

UPDATE: Pavilion Gardens in Brighton sealed off after man stabbed in the back

The Argus:

2:47pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Part of the Pavilion Gardens in Brighton has been cordoned off by police after a man was stabbed in the back this morning.

Volunteers needed for Brighton's Color Run this afternoon

The Argus:

1:36pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Thousands of people are today enjoying the annual 5km Color Run on Brighton seafront.

Parents’ shock at STI tests offered to 15-year-olds in Brighton and Hove schools

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Parents have criticised schools after finding out their children are being tested for sexually transmitted infections during lessons.

What could be the lasting impact of the Scottish referendum for the people of Sussex be?

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Much of Britain breathed a sigh of relief yesterday morning as everyone woke up to the news that the 307-year-old union with Scotland remains intact. But despite the result the campaign has provoked questions about democracy – with some claiming politics will never be the same again.

Sussex MP blasts 10% pay rise which would add £7k to their salaries as ‘out of touch’

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

An inflation-busting wage increase of almost 10% for MPs would be “absolutely wrong”, according to a Sussex MP.

Couple who falsely claimed £113k in benefits by pretending they had split up are jailed for fraud

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A couple who falsely claimed more than £113,000 in benefits by pretending not to be together have been jailed for more than one year each.

Brighton's Bake Off star Kate Henry: "I’ve gone from doing the school run to everyone knowing who I am"

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Making a Swedish Princess Cake was one of the toughest baking challenges a Brighton culinary queen said she has ever had to face.

Protesters saddle up to campaign against new flight paths at Gatwick Airport

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

AN AIRPORT pressure group is hoping to have new momentum after lining the route of the Tour of Britain.

Tributes paid to war hero awarded Military Cross for saving two friends from burning tank

The Argus: argus button

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A prisoner of war who hid from the Nazis by pretending to be a Vatican priest has died aged 101.

Chef set to open country's first zero waste restaurant in Brighton's North Laine

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

The country’s first zero waste restaurant will open next month.

Brighton youngster's 50-tonne sand sculpture design is being brought to life

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

A seven-year-old is riding a wave of success with her design of a 50-tonne sand sculpture.

Celebration held after go-agead given for £100m Circus Street development

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

The team behind the £100 million development of Circus Street has celebrated it being granted planning permission.

Band feeling bold as brass ahead of promotion deciding national competition

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

Today a brass band will go head to head with other musicians in a national competition.

Sea Life Park welcomes weird and wonderful four-eyed creature

The Argus:

1:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

One of nature’s weirdest creatures has been born at Weymouth Sea Life Park.

A27 closed eastbound following crash

The Argus:

10:12am Saturday 20th September 2014

Motorists are warned to expect delays following an accident on the A27 near Lewes this morning.

Late-night snack leads to fire

The Argus:

7:44am Saturday 20th September 2014

Firefighters were called to a block of flats after a man fell asleep while cooking himself a meal.

Brighton and Hove Cityclean workers set to strike three times in two weeks

The Argus: Brighton and Hove bin battle is off after employees agree new terms

4:44pm Friday 19th September 2014

Cityclean workers are set to go on strike for three more days across the next two weeks.

Fight to save Brighton's Hippodrome from redevelopment into eight-screen cinema appears over after planning application isn't called in

The Argus:

3:28pm Friday 19th September 2014

A historic theatre will be converted into an eight-screen cinema complex after the government threw out a planning appeal.

Rooftop man pleads guilty to wasting police time after 30 officers involved in four and a half hour standoff

The Argus:

12:55pm Friday 19th September 2014

The man whose four-and-a-half hour rooftop standoff with police brought a central Brighton street to a standstill has pleaded guilty to wasting police time.

Prison officer set upon by three inmates in Lewes Prison is hospitalised

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A prison officer was hospitalised after being attacked by three inmates.

Mother Nature brings her show to Sussex

The Argus:

8:47pm Friday 19th September 2014

There has been some great lightning seen off the Sussex coast this evening.

The eight best pictures of tonight's sunset in Sussex

The Argus:

7:45pm Friday 19th September 2014

We've picked eight of the best pictures from Twitter of tonight's sunset in Sussex.

Five men arrested after woman, 22, reported being gang raped

The Argus:

4:37pm Friday 19th September 2014

Five men have been arrested after a 22-year-old woman reported being gang raped.

UPDATE: A21 crash: Casualties seriously injured in three vehicle crash, road closed both ways and severe delays

The Argus:

2:37pm Friday 19th September 2014

A major road is closed in both directions after a serious accident.

Hundreds queue for new iPhone 6 outside Churchill Square in Brighton

The Argus:

8:29am Friday 19th September 2014

HUNDREDS of people are queuing up to buy the latest iPhone.

UPDATED: Buses terminated due to traffic in Brighton

The Argus:

2:55pm Friday 19th September 2014

Buses in Brighton are being terminated due to traffic.

Man exposes himself to 13-year-old while urinating in street - can you help with police appeal?

The Argus:

12:06pm Friday 19th September 2014

A man exposed himself to a 13-year-old while he was urinating in the street.

CCTV released of missing Desmond Carr after he is thought to have boarded a train to Sussex

The Argus:

6:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

Police hoping to find missing Desmond Carr from Ewell have released CCTV images after he is thought to have boarded a train to Sussex.

The Baroness of Moulsecoomb says her high taxi fares are due to living in ‘dodgy area’

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

The Baroness of Moulsecoomb has said the reason she uses more taxis than any of her colleagues is because she “works harder” than any of them.

Paedophile dies in jail

The Argus:

11:48am Friday 19th September 2014

A PAEDOPHILE who begged a judge to castrate him has died in prison.

Keep an eye out for owls on road

The Argus:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

OWLS are being killed and injured by speeding night drivers at an alarming rate, an animal charity has said.

Traveller says she's “not ethnic enough” to secure a pitch in Sussex

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

An English traveller who grew up in Sussex claims she is “not ethnic enough” to be given a pitch locally.

A fit force: The Argus passes police academy

The Argus:

11:46am Friday 19th September 2014

SUSSEX POLICE have been judged as one of the fittest forces in the country – so The Argus decided to see for itself how the force ensures its officers stay in top shape. Reporter BEN LEO donned his shorts and trainers to take part in the annual fitness test at their headquarters in Lewes.

Councillors want licence for landlords

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

COUNCILLORS have called for the city’s rental landlords to be licensed.

Hollywood star Kevin Costner come to Sussex to shoot new film

The Argus:

11:33am Friday 19th September 2014

HOLLYWOOD star Kevin Costner is in Sussex shooting his new film.

Experts show you how to get wildlife in your garden

The Argus: Cotswolds parliamentary candidate hits out at badger cull plans

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

EXPERTS will be on hand to show people how to encourage wildlife into their gardens.

Horse statue auction is the mane attraction

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

BE quick if you fancy owning a pair of giant horse-head statues – these bronze pieces will not be around ‘furlong’.

Youths across Sussex discuss plans to stop bullying

The Argus:

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

WITH bullying and peer pressure, growing up is as difficult as ever. Youths across Sussex have spent the last several months discussing what police, schools and council services can do better for them. This week they presented their findings, as RACHEL MILLARD reports WHEN Jessica Jackson was a schoolgirl, barely a day went by without her returning home bruised or taunted by bullies.

Four serving police officers under investigation over handling of reported Jimmy Savile sex assault

The Argus:

12:37pm Friday 19th September 2014

Four serving Sussex Police officers are being investigated over their handling of a reported sexual assault carried out by Jimmy Savile.

Part of fire hit Eastbourne Pier set to reopen

The Argus:

12:24pm Friday 19th September 2014

Part of fire-hit Eastbourne Pier will reopen next weekend, less than two months after a blaze destroyed sections of it, council chiefs have announced.

Photoshoot with Olympic star Tom Daley

The Argus:

11:36am Friday 19th September 2014

A TEENAGER and her two friends met diving hero Tom Daley for a sportswear fashion shoot.

Storms could dash hopes of warm weather

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

HEAVY rain and thunderstorms expected today could wash away hopes of a long spell of warm, sunny weather.

Parents back new parking crackdown near schools

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

PARENTS have overwhelmingly supported plans to fine people responsible for “inconsiderate” parking.

Master chef opens kitchen

The Argus:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

TOP chef Steven Edwards has officially opened a specialist orthopaedic centre’s new kitchen and dining room.


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