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Fears man found dead in industrial estate 'skip' could have been accidentally crushed after getting in a bin

The Argus: TRAGIC: Ben Farr

3:17pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A man who was found dead at a recycling centre in West Sussex has been named.

Over 1,000 sign petition to oppose academy move

The Argus: Hove Park School

7:44am Friday 25th April 2014

More than 1,000 people have signed a petition against a school’s potential academy move.

Knives and airguns just some of the weapons found in schools

7:38am Friday 25th April 2014

Knives, airguns, chains, razors and metal bars are just some items confiscated from children in schools and an education campaigner has warned “this may be only the tip of the iceberg”.

Officer numbers to fall as part of £81 million target for police cuts

The Argus: Motorcyclist dies at the scene after collision

7:31am Friday 25th April 2014

Police chiefs will make more than £30 million of cuts by 2017 – on top of £51 million it already needs to find by 2015.

Father may travel to Syria to find his sons

The Argus: Father of teen killed in Syria says "please come home" to his sons

7:23am Friday 25th April 2014

The father of a Brighton teenager killed in Syria may travel to the war-torn country to find his other two sons.

Choccywoccydoodah counts cost of 'out of control' Brighton squat party

The Argus: Picture by David Preece

5:30am Thursday 24th April 2014

The owners of Choccywoccydoodah have told The Argus of the shocking state squatters left their empty Duke Street shop in following yesterday's dramatic raid. 

Blonde-haired man on bike flashed at 12-year-old

The Argus: EFIT: Do you know this man?

4:49pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A man rode his bike towards a 12-year-old girl with his private parts exposed.

Police pay tribute to Community Support Officer who has stepped down after a 10 year career

The Argus: PCSO steps down after 10 year career

3:05pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Tom McAspum has retired after a 10 year career as a PCSO with Sussex Police

Man charged with shouting racist abuse at Asian shop staff

2:50pm Thursday 24th April 2014

A man is due to appear in court charged with shouting racist abuse at shop staff in Hove

Police to offer advice on dangers of postal scams

2:47pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Residents are to be given information helping them avoid becoming victims of postal scams

Missing Bexhill teenager returns home

2:40pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Missing 15-year-old Jake Gillespie was reported missing after failing to arrive at school but has since returned home

Bexhill Street Pastors benefit from £6,000 donation

The Argus: Bexhill Street Pastors benefit from £6,000 donation

2:33pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Bexhill's Neighbourhood Policing Team has donated £6,000 to Bexhill Street Pastors

Warning to allotment owners following burglaries in Rye

2:28pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Allotment owners in Rye are being warned to take precautions following a series of burglaries

Commercial Feature: Macmillan Night In

The Argus: Macmillan Night In

12:30pm Thursday 24th April 2014

On Friday 16th May, friends in the South East will be swapping a night out on the town for a Night In with their favourite people – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Red and white celebrations for St George's Day

The Argus: Meeching Valley Primary Shool celebrated St George's Day

11:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Children, teachers and parents at Meeching Valley Primary School celebrated St George’s Day in style.

61-year-old faces a four-day rainforest trek

10:16am Thursday 24th April 2014

A 61-year-old will tackle a four-day rainforest trek for charity.

Woman died after running into sea "impulsively"

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A woman drowned after “impulsively” running into the sea during gale-force winds, an inquest was told.

Missing Bexhill schoolboy returns home safe

8:39am Thursday 24th April 2014

A missing schoolboy has returned home safe after he was reported missing.

Green council accused of allowing recycling rates to plummet

The Argus: REPRIEVE: The Llangadog waste and recycling centre will now remain open for the next 12 months.

8:30am Thursday 24th April 2014

Brighton and Hove’s Green council has been accused of allowing recycling rates to plummet.

Hygiene blow for restaurant year after rat closure

The Argus: Disaster banner DISASTER FSA.jpg for the homepage

8:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

A popular seaside restaurant has been given the worst possible hygiene rating by health bosses – a year after it closed with a rat problem.

National campaign launched to stop would-be terrorists travelling to Syria

The Argus: Abubaker Deghayes speaks to the press about his son Abdullah Deghayes who died in Syria

8:14am Thursday 24th April 2014

A national campaign to stop would-be terrorists travelling to Syria is launching today.

Crash on the A27 at Falmer

7:51am Thursday 24th April 2014

The A27 at Falmer Hill is partially blocked because of an accident involving three vehicles this morning (Thursday).

Man survives being run over by train

The Argus: Southern Rail is reporting disruption

7:31am Thursday 24th April 2014

A man survived being run over by a train after being seen walking along and then lying down on the tracks.

Four vehicles in Polegate collision

The Argus: East Sussex Fire and Rescue

7:16am Thursday 24th April 2014

Fire crews were called to a road collision involving four cars last night.

New fracking law sparks anger

The Argus: Lord Cowdray

7:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Fracking companies could be given the freedom to drill under private land without consent in order to kickstart the controversial shale gas industry.

March for England told to expect 'frosty reception'

The Argus: March for England 2014 route confirmed

5:50am Thursday 24th April 2014

Nationalist protesters have been told to expect a “frosty reception” when they gather for the annual March for England on Sunday.

Brighton charity to teach Brazilian slum-dwellers photography

The Argus: Brighton charity to teach Brazilian slum-dwellers photography

5:50am Thursday 24th April 2014

A charity is calling for support as it aims to target the forgotten favelas, or Brazilian slums, at this summer's football World Cup in Brazil.

Miniature pony stolen

5:50am Thursday 24th April 2014

WITH VIDEO: A pony gifted to a Sussex woman from an Arab Sheikh has been stolen from her home - and her owner believes she was "taken to order".

Brighton juicer wins business award

The Argus: Natalie and her boyfriend Gus

5:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

An entrepreneur who launched her own juice company after trying to heal her seriously ill boyfriend has won a prestigious business award.

Police called to hundreds of crimes at Sussex hospitals

The Argus: Public urged to ease A&E pressure

5:30am Thursday 24th April 2014

Assaults, racial abuse, criminal damage and arson are among scores of crimes reported at hospitals across Sussex.

Parking restrictions in Stanmer Park proposed

The Argus: Stanmer Park

5:20am Thursday 24th April 2014

Villagers and business owners have slammed proposals for new parking and access restrictions, fearing they will damage trade and disrupt those trying to park outside their homes.

Pussycat Doll to perform at Pride

The Argus: Kimberley Wyatt

4:40am Thursday 24th April 2014

Pride organisers have let the Pussycat out of the bag about a multi-million record selling global superstar lined up to perform at this year's event.

Riot police raid Brighton squat after man found with head injuries

The Argus: Picture by David Preece

10:02am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Parts of West Street and Duke Street in Brighton have been cordoned off by police. 

Appeal for witnesses after two men are attacked in Hastings

6:40pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Police are looking for witnesses after two men were attacked by a gang in Hastings

Suspected burglars arrested after detectives tracks them to stolen car

6:19pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Four suspected burglars were arrested after a detective tracked them to a car stolen from outside a house

Investigation launched following violent incidents in Worthing

6:01pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Police are investigating after a number of violent incidents in Worth town centre

Man to appear in court accused of racially abusing a shop worker in Eastbourne

5:55pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A 37-year-old will appear in court accused of racially abusing a shop worker in Eastbourne

Concern over missing 15-year-old Jake Gillespie

The Argus: Concern over missing 15-year-old Jake Gillespie

5:49pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Police are concerned for the welfare of Jake Gillespie after he failed to arrive at school in Bexhill yesterday

Missing teenager failed to turn up to school

The Argus: Missing teenager failed to turn up to school

5:04pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Police are worried about a 15-year-old boy who failed to arrive at school yesterday (TUE) morning.

12-car transporter trapped trying to navigate corner in Rottingdean

4:45pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

There are reports a 12-car transporter lorry is trapped trying to turn a corner in Rottingdean.

Man killed in hard shoulder motorway crash named

12:40pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A man killed on the M20 when he was struck by a lorry after stopping his car on the hard shoulder has been named.

Killer 'raised his fists in triumph' after fatally knocking out man

The Argus: Rossi Henderson and Hayley Whittaker

12:08pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A 'peacemaker' raised in fists in triumph” after fracturing the skull of a man who was who was “causing no trouble whatsoever”.

UPDATE: 42-year-old man still alive after being hit by train

The Argus: Person hit by train at London Road station, Brighton

11:42am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A local man is in hospital with serious head and leg injuries after reportedly lying down in front of a train.

Brighton MP to hold bus surgeries to promote Catch a Bus week

12:18pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A week of events highlighting the benefits of using public transport will begin next week.

Woman arrested under Met Police's Op Elveden told the investigation against her is dropped

10:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A journalist arrested under the Metropolitan Police’s investigation into inappropriate payments to police has been told she faces no further action.

Man attacked with knife after complimenting woman on her appearance

The Argus: Woman falls from 20ft window at Horam home near Heathfield

8:56am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A man was attacked by a stranger with a knife after he complimented a woman's appearance.

In-flight show to mark Shakespeare's birth

The Argus: PIC: Johnny Green/PA Wire

8:19am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

The Reduced Shakespeare Company will attempt to set a world record today when it performs an abridged version of the playwright's works at 37,000ft.

Man hit by train at London Road station

The Argus: Person hit by train at London Road station, Brighton

7:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A person was reportedly hit by a train at London Road station in Brighton.

Vicar refuses to toe the line in parking row

The Argus: Vicar refuses to tow the line in parking row

7:00am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A vicar was reported to police by council contractors while he was taking photos of them as part of a bitter dispute over parking.

Notorious junction revamp set to get go ahead

The Argus: Notorious junction revamp set to get go ahead

6:50am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Councillors are set to approve plans to improve the safety of one of the city's most notorious junctions.


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