BREAKING: Hunting dogs 'out of control' at cat sanctuary, says charity

A cat sanctuary in Brede has criticised a local hunt group saying a pack of dogs was 'out of control' on its grounds this evening (Tuesday).

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Major roadworks for busy Bexhill route

A busy road through Bexhill is close overnight for seven weeks as a major roadworks scheme begins in January.

Tony Cunningham outside the proposed hotel site

Bexhill guest house owner raises hotel plan fears

The owner of a Bexhill guest house says he fears his business will be ‘wiped out’ as developers submit revised plans for a large hotel.

The See Haven Club, which meets at the Charter Centre in Bexhill is one of the support groups facing closure.

Dementia support groups face closure

Popular East Sussex dementia support groups are facing closure due to ‘a loss of funding’ from local government.

The roadworks were initially supposed to finish in September

Residents slam roadwork delay

Concerns have been raised about disruption from roadworks in Little Common, as residents describe the works as the “siege of Barnhorn Road”.

Tony Cunningham (far left) and residents against the proposed hotel in Egerton Road. SUS-161019-104450001

Developer submits new designs for controversial hotel

A developer has resubmitted controversial plans to build a large hotel in a residential area of Bexhill.

Heavy snow in Hastings

UPDATE: Heavy snow closes schools

UPDATE: Several local schools are closed today (Monday) as a result of heavy snow.
Police want to speak with this woman after a Bexhill woman had her face bitten in an Eastbourne kebab shop.

Bexhill woman has face bitten in kebab shop attack

Police are appealing for witnesses after a Bexhill woman was bitten on the face in an Eastbourne kebab shop.


PICTURES: Families flock to Sidley to enjoy an evening full of festivities

Crowds flocked to Sidley this week to enjoy an evening of festive activities.

Police are offering a 500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Bexhill man Nigel Fry.

Police offer £500 reward for Bexhill man

Police are offering a £500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a wanted Bexhill man.

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COUNTY NEWS: Katie Hopkins event cancelled after protest

A talk by the controversial columnist Katie Hopkins was cancelled last night (Saturday) after a demonstration by around 100 protestors.

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Floral tributes for teenage victim of St Leonards stabbing

Floral tributes have been laid in honour of a 16-year-old boy who died after a stabbing in St Leonards last week.

The weather forecast for next week in Sussex

WEATHER FORECAST: Frosty start to week ahead

There is widespread frost across Sussex this morning (Sunday) starting a cold winter week.

TRAVEL: Icy conditions cause delays

TRAVEL: Icy conditions cause delays

Icy conditions are causing major delays to rail services across Sussex this morning (Saturday).

Police traffic news

Police specials join teams in Hastings and Rother

Sussex Police says it is to begin deploying volunteer special constables to assist with a new operation in Hastings and Rother.

Konrad Pieterse

Cyclist died in crash on 'poor' road surface, inquest hears

A popular Bexhill cyclist who died in a collision near Fairlight earlier this year had crossed on to the wrong side of the road while turning into a sharp bend, an inquest heard this week.
Concerns for missing Bexhill man

Concerns for missing Bexhill man

Police are appealing for public help to help find a missing Bexhill man.

Labour executive committee resigns over harassment claims

The leadership of the Bexhill and Battle constituency Labour Party (CLP) unanimously resigned this week due to allegations of ‘serious abuse and harassment’.

Ross, Angela and Sue at the Poppy Half Marathon in November 2016.

Injury no barrier to Bexhill family tribute

The mother and brother of the late Lee Hastings are to take part in the Bexhill Poppy Run this weekend despite suffering serious injuries in a car crash earlier this year.

Dozens of Pontins have been dismissed from work over disputed claims of 'gross misconduct'. Photo by Sid Saunders.

COUNTY NEWS: Pontins fires staff in 'gross misconduct' dispute

Dozens of staff members have been dismissed from Pontins Camber Sands over disputed claims of gross misconduct.

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