East Sussex

Govia Thameslink franchise 'not provided value for money'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 03:45
Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern passengers suffer the worst disruption in the UK, a report says.

Brighton Main Line tunnel leaks to be plugged

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 01:33
Work on the Brighton Main Line will close routes for two weeks during half-term holidays.

Is Worthing man the UK's fittest 76-year-old?

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 00:56
Ted Pollard once competed against Arnold Schwarzenegger in Mr Universe.

Izzy Brown: On-loan Chelsea forward to miss rest of season with knee injury

BBC Sussex News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 21:39
On-loan forward Izzy Brown will miss the rest of the season after suffering a serious knee ligament injury in Brighton's FA Cup third-round win over Crystal Palace.

Council approves Balcombe fossil fuel exploration

BBC Sussex News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 16:59
Despite nearly 3,000 objections a Sussex council agrees to let an oil company search an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Potentially life-saving ‘health monitor’ technology designed by University of Sussex physicists

Sussex University News Feed - Tue, 01/09/2018 - 10:00
Wearable monitor to detect heart and breathing abnormalities in babies. Data sent to mobile devices alerts parents, carers and medical response teams.

FA Cup fourth round draw details

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 20:50
Manchester United will travel to League Two side Yeovil Town in the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Maria Caulfield: MP's new women's role sparks backlash

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 19:44
Maria Caulfield is now the Tory vice chair for women, but has opposed decriminalising abortion.

Leverhulme Trust to fund doctoral scholarships at Sussex in sensation, perception and awareness

Sussex University News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 17:02
One of the UK’s largest providers of research funding is to fund a new million-pound inter-disciplinary doctoral training programme at Sussex.

Jobs at risk at engineering firm Doosan Babcock

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 16:44
About 60 jobs could be lost at Doosan Babcock's Renfrew site due to "challenging market conditions."

Women's FA Cup: Brighton v Manchester City, Yeovil v Arsenal, London Bees v Chelsea

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 14:23
Manchester City Women will start their defence of the Women's FA Cup with a tie away to second-tier side Brighton.

Sussex PC admits child porn and misconduct charges

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:20
The Brighton-based officer was suspended from his duty by Sussex Police following an investigation.

Brighton & Hove Albion bans fans after match trouble

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:14
The club will host its rivals, Crystal Palace, once again later in the third round of the FA cup.

Reshuffle: Theresa May expected to appoint new Tory chairman

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 09:32
Theresa May is to make changes to her ministerial team with several new faces expected.

Rail strikes: Train workers at five firms walkout in safety row

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 00:10
Rail, Maritime and Transport union members will strike on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Boots pharmacists raise staffing concerns

BBC Sussex News Feed - Mon, 01/08/2018 - 00:01
Some Boots pharmacy staff say they are under too much pressure and fear mistakes will be made.

Rangers sign Brighton winger Jamie Murphy on loan

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 08:41
Brighton winger Jamie Murphy joins Rangers on loan until the end of the season, when the deal "will become permanent".

Johanna Konta set for Sydney title defence after recovering from hip injury

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sun, 01/07/2018 - 06:49
Johanna Konta looks set to defend her Sydney International title, despite withdrawing from her quarter-final in Brisbane with a hip injury.

Airport bars could face hours limits to curb flight rage

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 01/06/2018 - 20:18
The number of alcohol-related air rage incidents prompts a rethink on pub and bar opening hours.

The South East's most affordable commuter towns

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 01/05/2018 - 21:48
After this week's rise in train fares, we look at the commuter towns where your money goes further