East Sussex

Heathrow v Gatwick: Could the winner be... Stansted?

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 01:34
Once synonymous with cheap flights and pre-breakfast pints - is Stansted Airport about to become glamorous?

County Championship: Sussex pair prosper against Leicestershire

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:40
Luke Wright and Ben Brown share an unbroken century stand as Sussex reach 254-7 on day one against Leicestershire.

Dipton opencast mine protesters brought down from tree

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:39
Mining firm Banks Group wants to extract 500,000 tonnes of coal from Pont Valley, near Consett.

University of Portsmouth students evacuated for 'bomb' disposal

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 13:11
A 20-year-old East Sussex man has been arrested on suspicion of offences under the Explosives Act.

‘Rip Van Winkle’ plants hide underground for up to 20 years

Sussex University News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 09:00
Scores of plant species are capable of living dormant under the soil for up to 20 years, enabling them to survive through difficult times.

National Trust should be 'radical'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 00:57
The new director-general of the National Trust says the charity needs to reach out to people in urban areas.

George Ginn has sold records in Brighton for 50 years

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 00:45
It's Record Store Day on Saturday, but for George, a seller of vinyl since 1962, it's a normal day.

Animals lap up April sunny spells as temperatures soar

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:41
It's not just people making the most of the sunshine, as your pictures of animal antics show.

Temperatures could reach 28C in parts of UK

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:43
The Met Office says if the highs are recorded, it would be the warmest day in April for a number of years.

Christ's Hospital School sports coach guilty of indecent assaults

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:28
Ajaz Karim abused six girls at Christ's Hospital School in Horsham in West Sussex.

Shoreham air crash: Pilot Andy Hill in court over 11 deaths

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:35
Andy Hill is facing manslaughter charges over the 2015 air show crash in which 11 men died.

UK enjoys warmest day of the year so far

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 20:23
The Met Office says temperatures reached 25C in Kent and London - the highest since last August.

Sussex schoolgirl talks of online grooming

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 19:11
Gemma Ward from Hastings was 15 years old when a man twice her age groomed her online.

Gaetan Bong says conscience clear after Rodriguez allegation found not proven

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 16:41
Brighton defender Gaetan Bong says his conscience is clear after his claim of racial abuse against Jay Rodriguez was found "not proven".

Daryll Rowe jailed for infecting men with HIV

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 15:38
Daryll Rowe infected five men he had unprotected sex with and sabotaged the condoms of another five.

Worthing murder: Woman killed by 'family friend'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:41
Maryna Kavaliauske and family friend Viasia Chernoffin were both found dead in her Worthing home.

Lollipop man driven at outside Billingshurst school

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:51
CCTV images are released after a crossing patrol volunteer was driven at by three people in car.

Asa Briggs Visiting Fellows 2018 announced

Sussex University News Feed - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 09:55
Five Asa Briggs Visiting Fellowship awards have been made to a prestigious group of international academics and Sussex faculty.

Families 'failed' over West Sussex care home fractures

BBC Sussex News Feed - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:10
Matthew Bates and Gary Lewis both suffered broken thighs at Beech Lodge care home on the same day.

The Gaza doctor who says ‘I shall not hate’

Sussex University News Feed - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 16:04
Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish visited Sussex to talk about his response to the death of his three daughters and a niece by a tank shelling in Gaza.