Sussex

Seaside Horror As Man Killed By Police Car

PA | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK

A pedestrian has been killed by a police car in a seaside town. The man was struck on the A259 at White Rock, at the junction with the A21 Havelock...

My Formula for Avoiding Blue Monday

Nick Jones | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Jones

Well if you ask me the whole December/January transition is ridiculous. Being a glutton one minute and then abstaining the next seems like a sure fire recipe for a bipolar episode. Surely we would all be much better off changing our habits in a less drastic fashion? Perhaps we could start a detox in February... or March... maybe July?

Something Rotten in the State of Sussex

Gabriel Webber | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Politics
Gabriel Webber

Imagine what would happen to Britain if the Home Secretary had the power to expel anyone from the country "without assigning any reason." Then imagine what it would be like now if the power had always existed: no dissenting voices left, no debate; anyone in a minority either too intimidated to speak out or already deported.

'We're Pro-Fracking,' Say Villagers

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK

Sixty villagers whose community has been at the centre of anti-fracking protests have said Britain's shale gas and oil reserves should be exploited by...

Connecting Kent With Peru Via Cricket and Cigarette Cards

Kit Caless | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kit Caless

By the time I was old enough to work on those ferries, escaping Kent had become an obsession. Being so close to the coast, so close to France and the continent developed the gnawing idea that there was always something better, somewhere else.

They Don't Like It Up Em

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Politics

Fracking is causing anxiety in Tory strongholds in the South of England, a senior MP has warned. Nick Herbert said there was a "fear of the unknown...

Police Criticised Over Arrests At Fracking Protest

PA | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK

Fourteen protesters were arrested as a blockade at a rural site earmarked for exploratory drilling by a fracking company was cleared. The arrests c...

Councillor Under Investigation By Police Over 'Sexual Volcano' Comments

PA | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Politics

Police are looking into "thoughtless and extremely foolish" remarks about immigrant children by a former Conservative Party councillor. Sussex Poli...

Students Mustn't Fear Civil Disobedience

Megan Sherman | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Megan Sherman

This isn't simply about the 235 Sussex staff losing their jobs, but the insidious, unaccountable nature of political decision making about universities. Pause to think for a moment how the flagship Tory mantra "There Is No Alternative" specifically discourages debate about the absent merits of their radical restructuring programme.

Foul Stench In South London Blamed On French Factory

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

A foul stench of rotten eggs detected in Hastings on Tuesday morning had drifted over from France, police have said. The smell has been blamed on a...

Ice And Thick Fog Forces Airports To Cancel Flights

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Airports have been forced to cancel dozens of flights as ice and thick fog descended on the UK overnight. Heathrow Airport had around 60 cancellati...

Women Abandon Starving Dog Outside Pub

PA | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

CCTV footage has been released by the RSPCA of two young women tying up and abandoning a severely emaciated dog outside a pub in freezing conditions. ...

Missing Boy In Need Of Cancer Treatment Found

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

A seven-year-old boy urgently needing cancer treatment who went missing with his mother has been found safe and well. Police launched a nationwide ...

Biker Banned For A Year For Speeding At 152mph

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 152mph has been banned from the roads for 12 months after being convicted of dangerous driving, a safer roads partne...

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...

Solent Coastguard Rescue Two By Helicopter

PA | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK

Two people have been rescued by helicopter after they became stuck by the tide on a beach inaccessible to lifeboats and land rescue teams. Solent C...

Spa Spy: Spa and the Home Counties - The Shires and the Sexes

Lisa Stokes | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lisa Stokes

In the middle of the rolling Sussex countryside, tucked behind a picture postcard Tudor village, you'll find an enchanting Elizabethan house; it's Ockenden Manor and it's beautiful. Roaring log fires, cosy wood panelled bars and elegant drawing rooms with a wafting scent of fresh flowers.

Ex-Altar Boy Given Life Sentence For Killing Supermarket Worker

PA | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK

Anti-paedophile vigilante Christopher Hunnisett who murdered a gay man he wrongly believed to be a child molester was told on Tuesday he may never be ...

Kate And Wills Surprise Country Hotel Staff With Anniversary Check In

Archant | Posted 03.05.2012 | UK

Prince William and Kate stunned staff at an historic country hotel by turning up to check in early one morning as they celebrated their first annivers...

Woman Dies At Goodwood Racing Circuit Time Trial Event

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

A woman driver has died after a crash at Goodwood motor racing circuit, police said. Sandra Harrison-Moore, 37, was driving a Caterham type sports ...

Pimlico Family Hurt In Fatal Easter Sunday Road Crash

PA | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

Road accident investigators were today probing a devastating road crash which left a woman dead and an 18-month-old girl critically injured. Two ot...

Teen Dies After Stabbing In Hastings

PA | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a teenage boy was stabbed to death near a pub, police said. The 17-year-old was knifed twice i...

British Woman Goes Missing In Middle East

PA | Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

British police have made a plea for help in tracing a woman who vanished after travelling to the Middle East for work. Karen Furlong, 46, from Wort...

Dozen Suspects Arrested Over Christmas Day Murder

PA | Posted 27.12.2011 | UK

Detectives have arrested 12 people in connection with the murder of a man who was knifed to death on Christmas Day. Paramedics and officers from Su...

Man Arrested After Claims Spurs Spied On Olympic Officials

PA | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of fraud after allegations that Tottenham Hotspur FC spied on Olympics officials during its stadium b...