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Church is one of High Points of 1066 Country but needs support

If you didn’t know it was there, blink and you would miss St Andrew’s Church with its majestic tower, historical graveyard and interesting architectural features.

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Eight Hastings, Rye and District East Sussex Scouts who are raising funds to travel to North America for the World Scout Jamboree, 2019. SUS-181206-131359001

Scouts’ £2,700 jamboree challenge

Eight local youngsters each need to raise £2,700 to enable them to fly the flag for the local area in the World Scout Jamboree 2019, and are appealing for support at their forthcoming fundraisers.

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Swoon is coming to Sussex

Popular online furniture retailer to open pop-up store in Sussex

An online furniture shop will open its doors in Sussex for three weeks only with a new pop-up store.

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Review: Glorious refurbishment allows hotel’s history to shine

Running an hotel that is as expansive in size as it is in history is not without its challenges.

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Open garden raises £1k for charity

An Open Garden Day in Crowhurst, raised more than £1,000 for the Senlac Rotary Yellowmen of Kadongdong project.

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Sussex woos American tourists with stunning food and sparkling wine

The scene could not have been more quintessentially English.

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How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother.

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UAE: a destination with something for everyone

Gary Fearon wanted to experience an alternative winter sun break so took his family to the United Arab Emirates.

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show – how to get tickets and which Sussex garden designers are exhibiting

RHS Chelsea Flower Show starts today and there are a number of garden designers and nurseries from Sussex involved this year.

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Delightful Doha

Delightful Doha

Rebecca Underwood visits Qatar, a nation undergoing a huge change ahead of the 2022 World Cup

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Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Rail commuters have been urged to check planned train timetable changes which will see more than four million trains rescheduled from Sunday 20 May onwards.

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Pet-friendly gardens

Seven Steps to create the ultimate pet-friendly garden

Pet owners are being advised of the small changes they can make to their garden space this year to keep their animals happy and their backyards spick-and-span.

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Spicy food can help keep you cool

Top ten tips for staying cool in summer

With more sunny days ahead, Brits have been offered ten top tips for staying cool and comfortable in hot weather.

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Learn to become a Jedi in Sussex

May the force be with you: Become a Jedi master in Sussex

A party company has launched a Jedi training activity in Sussex as International Star Wars Day (May 4th) approaches.

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King Offa pupils excell at annual education and awareness event

King Offa primary academy pupils came out tops in the annual ‘Safety in Action’ education and awareness event at Bexhill Community Fire Station.

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Blubells in Thakeham

Bluebells springing into season in Sussex

Sussex is home to some of the most beautiful woodland areas that the country has to offer, and with spring well underway it means one thing – bluebell season is here.

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Sussex families urged to ‘Push the Boat Out’

The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) is urging families in Sussex to take part in a ‘Push the Boat Out’ taster session this May.

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Educating girls about ‘unmentionables’

Back in the day the Victorians referred to underwear as ‘unmentionables’, but those days are long gone and the Rotary Club of Senlac’s Yellowmen are not so coy with the title of their latest fundraiser that’s set to help educate young girls in a region of Kenya, namely the Knickers Project.

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15 easy garden makeover hacks

15 easy garden makeover hacks

Sprucing up your garden for spring doesn’t have to cost a fortune with these quick and easy makeover hacks.

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National Tea Day: The Sussex tea company given the thumbs up by Selfridges

To mark the national tea days this month Laura Cartledge shares a cuppa with Sussex-based business Hoogly Tea.

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