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Thousands raised in one day after death of Alex Maynard from Brighton

The Argus:

4:06pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Nearly £7,000 has been raised in a matter of hours to give a 26-year-old Albion fan "a good send off"

Parents ‘horrified’ by rape of 14-year-old girl in Ovingdean nature reserve

The Argus:

8:00am Friday 31st October 2014

PARENTS were “horrified” by the rape of a 14-year-old girl in a nature reserve near their homes.

Bonfire society to charge an admission fee for the first time to Lewes biggest fireworks night event

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A BONFIRE society has announced it will be charging an admission fee for the first time ahead of this year’s Lewes celebrations.

Breaking news UPDATED: Man in hospital with life threatening head injuries after being hit by lorry on A259

The Argus:

8:33am Friday 31st October 2014

A MAN was hit by a lorry in an accident this morning.

One hundred lucky fans meet YouTube star Zoella

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

ONE-hundred fans gathered to meet their favourite YouTube celebrity Zoella.

Halloween garden for fright night fans

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

Meet the king and queen of Halloween.

It wasn't cold enough for dying girl to wear wig says school's head teacher

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A terminally ill schoolgirl suffering from alopecia was told to take off her pink wig in class – because it wasn’t cold enough.

A24 blocked after crash between van and motorbike

The Argus:

8:42am Friday 31st October 2014

THE A24 is blocked after a crash between a motorbike and a van.

Installation on troubled writer at film festival

The Argus:

11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

The work of a troubled novelist who drowned herself after jumping off the Palace Pier will be celebrated at a film festival.

Free union office space is criticised

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11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

Campaigners have criticised local authorities that “subsidise” the work of trade unions by giving them free office space.

Ten top shows this weekend

The Argus:

6:30pm Thursday 30th October 2014

We select ten shows to go to this weekend.

Council's £20.8m of late payments to businesses

The Argus:

12:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

LOCAL authorities are being “highly destructive” in failing to pay invoices worth millions of pounds on time, business leaders have said.

Broken radiotherapy machine delays treatment for cancer patients

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

CANCER patients’ treatment is being delayed because a hospital’s radiotherapy machine has broken down.

Firefighters to strike for four days ahead of Guy Fawkes Night

The Argus:

7:30am Friday 31st October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS will strike for four days in the lead up to one of the service’s busiest times of the year.

Revealed: Brighton residents spend the most on coffees in the UK

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

THE COFFEE capital of the country is Brighton and Hove, according to a new study.

A key moment for dementia care in area

The Argus:

6:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A charity has been handed the keys to its new specialist dementia facilities.

Brighton records a temperature of 21.5°c - the warmest Halloween on record

The Argus:

12:57pm Friday 31st October 2014

Britain has experienced its warmest Halloween on record.

Carpenter jailed for attacking traffic warden

The Argus:

10:41am Friday 31st October 2014

A CARPENTER who attacked a traffic warden for giving him a parking ticket has been put behind bars.

Dog snatchers feared to be hanging around Brighton

The Argus:

10:06am Friday 31st October 2014

DOG owners fear suspicious men are hanging around popular routes to snatch their pets.

Delays on A21 after crash

The Argus:

9:36am Friday 31st October 2014

There are delays on the A21 after a crash.

Police hunt man after girl, 14, raped near field in Ovingdean

The Argus:

6:09pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

Detectives are continuing to investigate the rape of a teenage girl in a field near Ovingdean.

Mum quits job to enter competitions full time after winning £250,000 in prizes

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A MOTHER has quit her job to enter competitions full-time after raking in £250,000 of prizes.

Drugs wizard jailed for developing chemistry lab in Ovingdean says time behind bars was ‘awesome’

The Argus:

7:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A DRUGS wizard jailed for 20 years after developing a chemistry lab in Ovingdean has told of his “awesome” time in prison.

VIDEO: Tragedy feared from planes flying ‘dangerously low’ over Shoreham

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

RESIDENTS claim a tragedy is on the cards if pilots taking off and landing at an airport continue to fly “dangerously low” over their houses.

Veteran DJ Bill bows out due to ill health

The Argus:

4:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A VETERAN DJ has spun his last record.

Teacher tells dying girl - who also suffers from alopecia - to remove wig

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A TERMINALLY ill girl who also suffers from alopecia was reportedly forced by a teacher to remove a wig she wore to school.

Eight fascinating facts about the residents of Brighton and Hove

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Did you know just 12% of Brighton and Hove residents were over 65? And 83% of the city's residents were born in the UK.

Another key council member leaves his job

The Argus:

7:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A SECOND key member of Brighton and Hove City Council is to leave his job.

Brighton MP: 'Easier for kids to buy drugs than alcohol'

The Argus:

5:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

ILLEGAL drugs can be picked up by youngsters easier than alcohol in Brighton, an MP has claimed.

Police search for missing Fear

The Argus:

5:44pm Thursday 30th October 2014

Police are searching for a robber who failed to arrive at a hostel he was ordered to stay at.

Travellers move on to car park off Wilson Avenue in Brighton

The Argus:

12:54pm Thursday 30th October 2014

TRAVELLERS have moved on to a car park in Brighton.

Installation on troubled writer at film festival

The Argus:

7:26pm Thursday 30th October 2014

The work of a troubled novelist who drowned herself after jumping off the Palace Pier will be celebrated at a film festival.

Tributes flood in as TV Santa dies

The Argus:

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Tributes have been paid to a popular Father Christmas who appeared in numerous festive TV adverts and shows.

Father of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne dies aged 45

The Argus: Sarah Payne

8:04am Thursday 30th October 2014

The father of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne has died aged 45.

Tower blocks will solve Brighton and Hove homes crisis, says city architect

The Argus: View across Brighton rooftops showing the seafront and Sussex Heights block of flats. Picture: Simon Dack

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

CITY planners should build towards the sky to solve the housing shortfall, a leading architect has claimed.

Cycle lanes blamed for homes flooding

The Argus:

1:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

RESIDENTS are blaming the flooding in their homes on a cycle lane.

Police officers describe the moments they attempted to save mum choking on a plastic bag full of drugs

The Argus:

11:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

Police officers have told how they tried to dislodge the drugs in a woman’s throat before she choked on them on moments later.

Ploughing cash into the community

The Argus:

2:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

POSITIVE investment has become big business with the area named a UK hotspot.

Care provider to create 350 jobs

The Argus:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A care provider has created 350 jobs after winning a major contract.

Father of two teens killed in war-torn Syria has spoken of his fear for remaining son

The Argus:

9:40am Thursday 30th October 2014

The father of two teenagers killed in war-torn Syria has said he fears for the future of their 20-year-old brother who remains in the country.

MP: We want a drugs policy that is effective

The Argus:

8:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

DRUG laws will be scrutinised by MPs in Parliament for the first time in more than 40 years today after MP Caroline Lucas secured the debate.

Woman freed from car after crashing and rolling down ditch

The Argus:

7:22am Thursday 30th October 2014

A 24-year-old had to be freed from her car after she crashed and rolled into a ditch.

Union chiefs and council officers ‘centimetres apart’ in bin dispute

The Argus: Rubbish in Ditchling Road, Brighton.  Picture: Terry Applin

6:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

UNION chiefs and council officers are just “centimetres apart” on an agreement to halt further bin strikes.

Officer blinded by the IRA to march

The Argus:

3:00pm Thursday 30th October 2014

An army Officer who was blinded by an IRA bomb will be heading to London with a contingent of veterans to take part in the Remembrance Sunday march.

Con artist steals jewellery from around neck of disabled woman

The Argus:

2:54pm Thursday 30th October 2014

A con artist stole jewellery from around the neck of a disabled woman after pretending to reward her victim with a gift.

Community centre’s desperate plea for committee members

The Argus:

11:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

A COMMUNITY centre could be forced to close unless it finds new members.

Water Angels to help pace drinkers

The Argus:

10:00am Thursday 30th October 2014

PUBS, clubs and bars are being urged to become Water Angels to help cut the number of drink related visits to hospitals.

Brighton's Royal Blood miss out on Mercury Prize

The Argus: BIG NOISE: Royal Blood

7:48am Thursday 30th October 2014

Brighton rockers Royal Blood missed out on the Mercury Prize with Edinburgh-based hip-hop trio Young Fathers scooping the gong.

More than 200 tons of hay lost in raging barn fire

The Argus:

7:34am Thursday 30th October 2014

Firefighters are tackling a hay fire – more than 12 hours after the initial call.

Pilot arrest on suspicion of being over drink drive limit minutes before take off

The Argus: Flybe will operate a 78-seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft on the Newcastle to Exeter route

8:45am Thursday 30th October 2014

A pilot on a Gatwick-bound flight was arrested on suspicion of being over the drink-drive limit minutes before he was due to fly.


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