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Plane diverted to Gatwick after 'abusive' passenger threw prosthetic leg at cabin crew

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6:53pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A plane had to be diverted to Gatwick after a woman allegedly unleashed a foul-mouthed tirade and threw her prosthetic leg at cabin crew.

Road chase ends with stolen car crashing into Sussex Police vehicle

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8:31am Thursday 31st July 2014

A road chase ended with a stolen car colliding with a police car in Brighton this morning.

Firefighters scale down Eastbourne Pier operation as police appeal for witnesses

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2:53pm Thursday 31st July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS have scaled down their operation at the fire-ravaged Eastbourne Pier.

Robbers jailed after holding up cash van

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5:17pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Two robbers who held up a cash-in-transit van have been jailed for four years each.

Drunk foreign students ‘put themselves at risk’

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Language students from overseas are putting themselves in a vulnerable position and causing disturbances to residents, councillors have warned.

Brighton seafront businesses left without power

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1:37pm Thursday 31st July 2014

LARGE parts of Brighton seafront were without power following a fault with an underground cable.

Sussex branch to trial counter-less bank service

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A high street bank branch is set for a mini-revolution with the end of the traditional cashier this autumn.

Pensioner dies after falling from seventh floor of block of flats

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11:34am Thursday 31st July 2014

A man in his seventies has died after falling from the seventh floor of a block of flats.

Pensioner saved after care home rooftop drama

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8:03am Thursday 31st July 2014

A PENSIONER was hauled to safety after spending 11 hours clinging to the fire escape of a retirement home.

Eastbourne Pier fire: Investigators begin probe

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6:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

Fire crews have spent the night quelling the last of the blaze at the scene of the devastating Eastbourne Pier fire.

Community will miss a ‘lovely man’

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6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

TRIBUTES have flooded in for a popular former councillor described as “a lovely man who will leave a massive hole in the local community”.

Prisoner on hunger strike after row over vegan diet

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A prisoner who claims he is not getting a strict vegan diet in jail has gone on hunger strike.

Photo booth snaps show how couple’s love has flourished

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12:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A couple have documented their life together and the growth of their family by compiling pictures taken in photo booths.

Appeal after flooding ruins hospice’s stock

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6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

A CHILDREN’S hospice has launched an urgent appeal after more than £5,000 of stock at one of its shops was wrecked by flash flooding.

Setback in quest to own city's first micropub

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5:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE HUSBAND and wife team behind Brighton and Hove’s first micropub have suffered a major blow to their plans – but say the project is still alive.

Prime Minister backs gay campaigner

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6:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

THE “oldest gay in the village” has received the support of the Prime Minister as he campaigns to have his criminal conviction for being gay overturned.

Conservatives choose former police chief for Hove MP candidate

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12:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

Former police chief and current city councillor Graham Cox has tonight been chosen as the Conservative candidate for Hove at the next election.

Voters slam Gatwick Airport runway plan

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11:19am Thursday 31st July 2014

Campaigners have described the results of Gatwick’s public consultation results as “embarrassing” after nearly two-thirds of voters said “no” to plans for a second runway.

Hospital block will be sold off for new housing

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12:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

PART of a hospital is to be sold off for a potential housing development.

Tom Cruise stars at Glorious Goodwood

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3:05pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Hollywood actor Tom Cruise presents the winning trophy too Supermodel Edie Campbell after winning the Magnolia Cup, The Goodwood Ladies' Race during day three of Glorious Goodwood at Goodwood Racecourse, West Sussex.

Butlins in £73,000 audio-visual spectacular

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2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Holidaymakers at a resort can now enjoy the same illuminating experience as fans at one of the world’s biggest sports events.

Charity Cycle challenge on the road to Belgium

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A CHARITY cycle challenge across Belgium has begun in aid of The Argus Appeal.

Unique tribute to classic play

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6:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A First World War production of life in the trenches will be staged in Sussex.

Samaritans raise awareness of their services

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12:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A giant mobile phone greeted commuters in Brighton as part of an awareness campaign.

Harley treat for grandma, 80

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

AN 80-year-old grandmother went for the ride of her life on the back of a Harley Davidson.

First man jailed under new domestic violence laws is sent to prison again

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3:17pm Thursday 31st July 2014

The first person in Brighton jailed for breaching a new domestic violence protection order has been sent back to prison today after breaching his order again.

Town welcomes aquatic visitor

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A town has welcomed their latest marine visitor – Rusty the seal.

Beauty shot from Sussex beauty spot

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

THE dramatic weather of the last few weeks has provided some spectacular sights – but perhaps none more so than this.

Bicycle property register launched

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11:24am Thursday 31st July 2014

A BESPOKE property register was launched in Brighton on Tuesday to help protect Sussex’s cyclists from robbers.

Bull rescued from River Arun

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11:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

FIREFIGHTERS spent more than five hours hauling a castrated bull out of a river.

Fulking Fair is biggest and best

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6:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

The “biggest and best” Fulking Fair saw 2,000 people have a “tremendous” time.

Weekends at senior centre

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7:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A centre for over-60s has extended its opening hours.

Eastbourne to host market with continental flavours

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7:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Eastbourne will get a taste of the continent with a new market coming to town.

Identity fraud fear after bin bag theft

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6:27pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Witnesses are being sought after a person stole two bags of rubbish from a wheelie bin.

Woman four times over drink-drive limit

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6:19pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A woman has been banned from driving after being caught almost four times over the drink-drive limit.

Star gets mowing going

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5:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A RENOWNED British film star will drop the flag at the start of an annual 12 hour lawnmower endurance race.

Forum aimed at dementia sufferers

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

AN open forum aimed at making a town more dementia friendly is being held.

Brighton venue to host cycle fundraiser for cancer charity

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

FUNDRAISERS will be putting their pedal to the metal at a cycling endurance challenge.

Meeting to discuss new residents parking scheme

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A MEETING is taking place to discuss a proposed residents’ parking scheme.

Care award for hip centre

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A CENTRE which carries out hip and knee replacements has been recognised for its standards of care.

50% at risk of diabetes

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4:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

MORE than half of people tested to see if they were at risk of diabetes were found to have a high chance of developing the condition.

Woman concerned by identity theft after rubbish was stolen

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3:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A woman is concerned she may have been the victim of identity theft after two full bags of rubbish were taken from her wheelie bin.

Family raise thousands for charity with cycle ride

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2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A family of cycling enthusiasts who have raised thousands of pounds for charity finished a 115-mile ride yesterday.

Makeover to boost centre

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2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A COMMUNITY centre is set for a green makeover.

New website gives advice

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2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A NEW business website will include news, help and advice.

Post office’s major facelift

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2:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A POST office will temporarily close while it is given a modern makeover.

Event books star speaker

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A leading human-rights campaigner will appear at an equality event.

Sussex coast on alert for Jellyfish

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Nine sightings of jellyfish have been reported along the Sussex coast this year.

Restaurant must clean up

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

COUNCIL officials have ordered property owners to clean up a former restaurant which has fallen into a bad state of disrepair.

Charity wins cash prize

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1:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A LIFE-SAVING charity has won an award for its research into carrying blood on board helicopters.


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