East Sussex

Shipwreck May Have Caused 'Haze' That Left Dozens Of Sussex Holidaymakers Unwell

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK

Emissions from a shipwreck may have caused the mysterious chemical haze that forced the evacuation of the Sussex coastline and left dozens of holidaym...

Chemical ‘Haze’ On Sussex Coast Clears After Hospitalising 150 People

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 28.08.2017 | UK

A stretch of coastline was evacuated after a chemical ‘haze’ left dozens of holidaymakers with streaming eyes, sore throats and vomiting. Emergenc...

Tory School Cuts Force Parents To Crowdfund For Whiteboards

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Politics

Tory education cuts are forcing parents to turn to crowdfunding websites to help pay for school basics from whiteboards and computers to playgrounds a...

Sing Like Your Life Depends On It: How Songwriting Helped Me Through Grief

Ben Westwood | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Westwood

What's the worst word in the English language? It's not what you think. It's not four letters, but nine - "malignant". One month shy of her 36th birthday, my wife Carolina handed me the results of her biopsy, which indicated advanced breast cancer. I felt like the earth was swallowing me up. It was October 11, 2011.

Two Men Charged Over Items Allegedly Taken From WWII Shipwreck

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

Two men have been charged in connection with the alleged removal of items from a sunken Royal Navy warship in the English Channel. John Blight and N...

Brighton - The UK's No 1 Foodie Hotspot

Joanne Shurvell | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Shurvell

We were a tad skeptical when we heard that Brighton had knocked London out of top spot as the UK's number one restaurant and bar destination by Conde Nast Traveller readers. So we set out to eat and drink our way around Brighton for a weekend to see if the award was justified.

Hunger Close To Home

David Bradford | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK
David Bradford

Food banks in Lewes, East Sussex, the town of Bill's breakfasts, artisan loaves and gourmet everything? There must be some mistake... surely? My week...

Eddie Kidd's Estranged Wife Jailed For Attack

PA | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK

The estranged wife of paralysed former motorbike stunt rider Eddie Kidd has been jailed for five months after she admitted assaulting him. Samantha...

Man Found Dead Next To Seafront Pitch And Putt Course

PA | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

Detectives are investigating the death of a middle-aged man whose body was found next to a seafront pitch and putt course. Police were called to ne...

There's A Girl Works Down The Chip Shop, Swears She's Elvis's Daughter

Stian Alexander | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

The daughter of Elvis Presley has been snapped serving up fish and chips from a mobile van in East Sussex. Lisa Marie Presley, who lives nearby in...

Dog Owner Jailed For Savage Dog Attack

PA | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK

The owner of two out-of-control dogs which savaged 10 people in a "horrific and nightmarish" street attack has been jailed for 12 months. Unemploye...

Boy, 13, Arrested For Murder

PA | Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

Two teenagers - one aged 13 - have been arrested in connection with the murder of man who was attacked after an argument with a group of youths outsid...

Four Recovering After Sea Rescue

PA | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK

Three people and a woman they were attempting to rescue from the sea are recovering in hospital. The woman was pulled unconscious from the water a...

Dog Owner Faces Charges After 10 Hospitalised

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK

A 21-year-old faces multiple charges after a dog attack with left 10 needing hospital treatment on Sunday. Spencer Brown, 21, of St Leonards, East ...

Steve Coogan To Stand Trial Over Speeding Offence

PA | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK

Comedian Steve Coogan will stand trial on Monday over a speeding offence which could see him banned from the road. The 46-year-old is accused of fa...

Woman Dies After Cliff Fall

PA | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

A woman has died after falling from a cliff while out walking with her husband, according to police. At about 3pm yesterday, the couple were at Bea...

Retired Church Of England Priest On Child Sex Charges

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK

A retired Church of England priest has been charged with sex attacks on 18 girls and boys dating back 50 years. Canon Gordon Rideout, 73, is accuse...

20-Year-Old Man's Body Found Washed Up On Sussex Beach

PA | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

A young man's body has been found washed up on a beach, police said. A member of the public discovered the body, believed to be of a man in his 20s...

PICTURED: Five Wanted Over Far-Right March Violence

Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Pictures have been released of five people wanted by police investigating violence which flared during a nationalist march and rally last month. A ...

Meet The Luckiest Owl In London

PA | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

A tawny owl chick had a lucky escape after it was found in the middle of a busy road in the pouring rain. The three-week-old owlet is believed to h...

Retired Priests Held Over Sex Abuse

PA | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

Two retired Church of England priests were today arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing young men and children. A 73-year-old man was arrested a...

Man 'Crushed To Death Fending Off Burglars'

PA | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK

A businessman was crushed to death after interrupting a gang of professional burglars as they ransacked his property on his farm, a court heard today....

On The Sixth Day Of Christmas My True Love Gave To Me: 11 Golden Ducklings

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

A brood of winter ducklings are being cared for by staff at a wildlife centre in East Sussex after members of the public rang in concerned for the chi...