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Widow brands fake paramedic 'the devil incarnate'

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A WIDOW has branded the “charming” fraudster who impersonated an emergency paramedic and pretended to care for her terminally ill husband as “the devil incarnate”.

Fire engine cut ‘will risk lives’

The Argus:

9:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

A SENIOR firefighter has warned crews may be delayed from entering burning homes as it was revealed an engine will be cut from Hove.

Breaking news Man climbs onto rooftops after police chase through Brighton city centre

The Argus:

3:34pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A man being pursued by police has climbed on to a roof in a bid to get away in a dramatic city centre pursuit.

Apology after warden knocked down at Woodingdean school

The Argus:

1:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A PARENT who knocked over a traffic warden when he ran into him outside a school has written a letter of apology.

Ofsted drop inspector accused of copying and pasting reports on Sussex schools

The Argus:

12:19pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A school inspector accused of ‘inappropriate copying and pasting’ in his reports has been dropped by Ofsted.

Pair die after car crashes with pick-up

The Argus:

8:33am Saturday 25th October 2014

Two people have died following a crash with a pick-up truck.

Jamie Oliver’s cookery school closes

The Argus:

2:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A CELEBRITY chef’s cookery school in Brighton has closed.

Greens oppose free Christmas parking plan

The Argus:

3:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

The Green party has accused opposition councillors of “making it up as they go along” in a row over free Christmas parking.

New centre recalls footballer

The Argus:

4:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A NEW sports facility now stands at the site where a talented young footballer played with his friends before his tragic death.

Romanian gang targeted Brighton cash machines in £1.6 million hacking heist

The Argus:

2:37pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A Romanian gang emptied Brighton cash machines as part of a £1.6 million hacking heist.

Woman flips car but walks away with just cuts and bruises

The Argus:

9:43am Saturday 25th October 2014

A woman had to be helped from her overturned car after it flipped and wedged itself against a communal bin.

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after Eastbourne crash

The Argus: Boy, 15, air-lifted to hospital after falling from bike during race

4:13pm Saturday 25th October 2014

A cyclist has suffered serious injuries following a crash with a car.

Its full pedal ahead for new South Downs cycle route

The Argus:

4:39pm Saturday 25th October 2014

The red tape has been cut on one of the first off-road cycle routes in the country to benefit from a new cycling fund.

‘We want a 50m swimming pool’

The Argus:

5:00pm Saturday 25th October 2014

CAMPAIGNERS made a splash as they called on the council to support plans for a new Olympic-sized swimming pool in the city.

Predator who raped a man and a woman on the same night jailed for 20 years

The Argus:

1:37pm Friday 24th October 2014

A rapist, robber and thief described as an "extremely predatory man" who "treated his victims like lumps of meat" has been jailed for 20 years. 

Polegate councillor appears in court charged with attempted murder of wife

The Argus:

1:03pm Friday 24th October 2014

A COUNCILLOR has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of his wife.

Councillor in court over attempted murder of his wife

The Argus:

9:07am Friday 24th October 2014

A councillor and Royal British Legion branch president will appear in court this morning charged with the attempted murder of his wife.

Families fear Portslade playground has been 'forgotten’ by Brighton and Hove City Councillors

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Parents and children say their favourite playground has been “forgotten” by the council after equipment was removed four years ago.

Angry residents confront councillors and school boss over plans to take over popular park

The Argus:

9:31pm Friday 24th October 2014

Angry residents confronted an academy boss and councillors over claims a new school will be taking control of a popular park when it opens next year.

Firefighters announce four day strike starting next week

The Argus: Firefighter strike postponed at last minute as discussions make progress

3:31pm Friday 24th October 2014

Firefighters are set to strike again after pension talks broke down.

UPDATE: Two critically ill in hospital after Ditchling Beacon crash

The Argus:

12:44pm Friday 24th October 2014

Emergency services are at the scene of a car crash on Ditchling Beacon, north of Brighton, this morning (Friday).

UPDATE: Hotel guests evacuated after smoke detected in Hilton Brighton Metropole basement

The Argus: East Sussex Fire and Rescue

11:39am Friday 24th October 2014

Six fire engines were at the Hilton Brighton Metropole this morning (Friday) after reports of smoke coming from the hotel's basement.

Mr Fox reluctant to leave after being found sleeping in a shrub

The Argus:

5:28pm Friday 24th October 2014

This sly fox is not interested in being bright eyed and bushy-tailed and is content taking a nap in the garden of a North Laine shop.

Katie Price says there are "just too many roadworks" in Brighton

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Brighton is “full” of roadworks and something needs to be done, glamour model Katie Price has complained.

Nine shipping containers to house businesses

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

NINE shipping containers will house businesses next door to the site of a project that houses the homeless.

Rugby fans wait for world cup tickets set to end

The Argus:

10:19am Friday 24th October 2014

Rugby fans will learn tomorrow whether they will get to see world cup action at the Amex next year.

First it was ray-repelling paint, now a doctor says a sleeping net over your bed will help avoid the dangers of wifi

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A DOCTOR has claimed wi-fi and mobile phone signals could put people at risk of infertility, tumours, cancer and dementia.

Sussex MPs among six-figure second job earners

The Argus:

8:42am Friday 24th October 2014

Two Sussex MPs have been named among the biggest second job earners in the House of Commons.

Lorry crash causes traffic chaos

The Argus:

8:15am Friday 24th October 2014

A lorry crash has caused major morning commute headaches for hundreds of motorists.

Florence the electric milk float is refusing to retire from the roads of Brighton and Hove at 67-years-old

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

FLORENCE might be slow and old but she is a much-loved record breaker who still puts a shift in for her employers despite being well past her retirement age.

Brighton Marathon bids to be European front-runner

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

ORGANISERS of the Brighton Marathon have temporarily reopened general entries to next year’s race in a bid to make it one of the biggest events in Europe.

DNA tests in hunt to find woman’s killer

The Argus:

11:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Grandmother Valerie Graves was found dead with serious head and facial injuries at a house in Smugglers LaneBosham in Bosham, near Chichester, on December 30 last year.

Protesters call for ‘affordable rents’ in Brighton and Hove

The Argus:

9:02am Friday 24th October 2014

PROTESTERS gathered outside Hove Town Hall to urge the council to adopt an affordable rent policy.

Princess hands over lifeboat hero’s award

The Argus:

1:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A lifeboatman has received recognition from Princess Anne at a national awards ceremony.

Is park and ride the answer to cutting congestion?

The Argus:

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

Brighton and Hove is often described as being car-unfriendly – but would it be better if vehicles were banned from the city altogether? Reporter Neil Vowles asks what businesses, politicians and residents think about the issue.

Police raid £4,000 cannabis factory in Moulsecoomb home

The Argus:

10:56am Friday 24th October 2014

Police officers have unearthed a £4,000 cannabis factory in a suburban home.

CAB centre staff trained in hate crime reporting skills

The Argus:

10:42am Friday 24th October 2014

RESIDENTS can report hate crimes at three citizens’ advice bureaus across the county in a new pilot scheme.

Beach hut break-ins supported by sea defence workmen

The Argus:

8:48am Friday 24th October 2014

Thieves have raided beach huts in a night-time break-in.

In The Dock: Seven people who have appeared in court from Lancing and Shoreham

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Seven people have appeared in court from Lancing and Shoreham.

Honouring a spitfire hero

The Argus:

10:00am Friday 24th October 2014

RELATIVES of a young spitfire pilot who died in a plane crash 70 years ago attended a “beautiful” ceremony to honour his memory.

In The Dock: Eleven people who have appeared in court from Littlehampton and Bognor

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

Eleven people have appeared in court from Littlehampton and Bognor.

Man documents his life living with a vet

The Argus:

4:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN has documented a life with animals with a book about veterinary exploits.

A27 improvement group make headway

The Argus:

9:30am Friday 24th October 2014

A GROUP dedicated to getting the A27 improved between Lewes and Polegate has held its first meeting..

Taking a look at the fire-damaged Eastbourne Pier

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

VISITORS are getting a sneak peak of how repair work of a fire-torn pier is progressing through a series of peep holes.

Student alcohol scheme ‘working’

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A PILOT project to deter students from drinking excessive amounts of alcohol is working well, an MP has said.

Antiques burglar wanted by police after missing appointment with probation

The Argus:

4:10pm Friday 24th October 2014

Have you seen convicted antiques burglar Simon Bercowitz?

Police want to trace possible rape witness captured on CCTV

The Argus:

4:03pm Friday 24th October 2014

Detectives are hoping to trace a man they believe could be a key witnesses to a rape last week.

Paedophile guilty of raping a child in Brighton during the 1970s

The Argus:

3:33pm Friday 24th October 2014

A paedophile has been found guilty of raping a child more than 30 years ago.

Trio of family members found guilty of attack involving baseball bat and wheelbarrow

The Argus:

1:40pm Friday 24th October 2014

Three members of the same family have been found guilty of attacking two men with a baseball bat, an axe handle and a wheelbarrow.

View paradise with Chocolate Ecstasy Tours

The Argus:

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

ACCORDING to Jennifer Earle, founder of the Chocolate Ecstasy Tours, Halloween outstrips both Easter and Christmas as the most popular time for chocolate sales.


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