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VIDEO: Chief Constable speaks out on law change for drivers caught on mobiles

The Chief Constable of Sussex Police has spoken out on the law change for motorists caught on their mobiles, which has come into force today (March 1).

Angela Walker and her husband Hugh pose for the photographer for Ovarian Cancer Action

Ovarian cancer do you know the symptoms?

March is ovarian cancer awareness month, Charlotte Harding finds out more about the sixth most common cancer in women.

Doug Stevenson and Rachel Hills from Democracy4Bexhill at its pop-up shop. Picture by Margaret Garcia

Bexhill governance review leaflet will be sent to everyone

Rother District Council agreed to send information on Bexhill’s governance review to every household and remove ‘misleading’ information on costs from its website.

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Quorn mince recalled as it may contain pieces of metal

Quorn Foods Ltd is recalling a batch code of its frozen Meat Free Mince because it may contain small pieces of metal.

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Woman jailed for defrauding elderly Bexhill victim

A woman who stole an estimated £240,000 from an elderly Bexhill man after taking over his life has been jailed for five years.


Conquest consultant and unit named best for surgical training

A consultant and a surgical unit at the Conquest Hospital have been praise for “excellent” training.

South Downs National Trust Volunteers (SDNTV) at Wych Cross

County news - Volunteers needed to keep National Trust land in shipshape

A small group of hardworking volunteers are appealing to people from all over Sussex to help them maintain National Trust land on the South Downs.

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COUNTY NEWS: Tragic death of ‘healthy young man’ after hospital delays

The death of a ‘healthy young man’ from a form of blood poisoning after a hospital delayed in giving him antibiotics has led to the launch of a new campaign.

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Update: Woman hurt after being hit by a train at Bexhill

A woman is in hospital after she was hit by a train at Bexhill station this morning (March 1).

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Update: Lines reopened between Hastings and Eastbourne

Railway lines between Hastings and Eastbourne have reopened.

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Person hit by train between Hastings and Eastbourne

There is disruption on the railways after a person was hit by a train on the line between Hastings and Eastbourne this morning (March 1).

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Free-range eggs become ‘barn eggs’ following bird flu

Free-range eggs become ‘barn eggs’ following bird flu

A bird flu panic has seen free-range eggs temporarily lose their status after hens were brought indoors.

Bowel cancer soaring among younger people

Bowel cancer soaring among younger people

Young adults are facing a bowel cancer “time bomb” because of their unhealthy diets and lack of exercise, scientists warn.

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Put on your thinking caps for St Mary’s quiz

St Mary’s School and College, Wrestwood Road, Bexhill will hold another evening fundraiser quiz on Friday, March 17, at 7.30pm.


Rother garages targeted by criminals

Police are appealing for information after a number of garages in Rother have been targeted by criminals with eight cars stolen from one.

BREAKING: Rail union reveals date for new Southern strike

BREAKING: Rail union reveals date for new Southern strike

Rail union RMT has today (Tuesday, February 28) revealed that guards and drivers are set to strike again.

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South East Water to flush through water pipes in Sidley

South East Water to flush through water pipes in Sidley

Work will soon be carried out to clean water mains in Sidley to safeguard the quality of drinking water.

David Garner was featured on last night's Crimewatch. Picture: West Mercia Police

COUNTY NEWS: Wanted man seen on Crimewatch might be in Sussex

A wanted man featured on BBC’s Crimewatch last night might be in Sussex.

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