Mid Sussex

Hastings Pier community group given days to raise £1m

BBC Sussex News Feed - 3 hours 25 min ago
The Friends of Hastings Pier group is given until Tuesday to raise the money needed to buy it.

County Championship: Colin Ackermann hits 186 as Leicestershire head for Sussex draw

BBC Sussex News Feed - 4 hours 24 min ago
Colin Ackermann misses out on a career-best score by one run as he hits 186 for Leicestershire against Sussex.

Man seriously hurt in Brighton 'road rage attack'

BBC Sussex News Feed - 7 hours 6 min ago
An argument between the occupants of two cars in Brighton followed a road rage incident, police said.

Fed Cup: GB beaten by Japan as Johanna Konta & Heather Watson lose doubles

BBC Sussex News Feed - 11 hours 13 min ago
Great Britain's wait to play in the Fed Cup World Group continues after they are beaten 3-2 by Japan in their promotion play-off.

County Championship: Michael Burgess ton puts Sussex on top at Leicestershire

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 19:36
Wicket-keeper Michael Burgess hits 101 for Sussex as they have the better of day two against Leicestershire.

Man arrested in Portsmouth bomb scare released

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 15:23
Students were evacuated from their university accommodation on Thursday amid the bomb scare.

First sculpture for the Hove Plinth installed

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 15:10
Constellation, by Folkestone sculptor Jonathan Wright, will stay on the plinth for about 18 months.

Exeter City v Crawley Town

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 11:24
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Exeter City and Crawley Town.

Fed Cup: Johanna Konta wins after Heather Watson loses to Naomi Osaka

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 09:46
Johanna Konta levels Great Britain's Fed Cup promotion play-off in Japan after Heather Watson loses the opener to Naomi Osaka.

Doodoowatch 'poo-shaming' map gains UK council interest

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 05:07
The anti-dog fouling scheme, dubbed Doodoowatch, was created by locals in a Cambridgeshire village.

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.