Mid Sussex

Laura Ashley to close 40 UK stores amid a push into China

BBC Sussex News Feed - 15 hours 13 min ago
The British High Street store is struggling in the UK and wants to build its presence in China.

Christmas traffic: Where to avoid on the roads and rail

BBC Sussex News Feed - 16 hours 4 min ago
Traffic will be busiest on Thursday and Friday before rail engineering and strikes cause cancellations.

Golden wedding missed over Home Office lost passports

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 16:17
Cathy Powell says the Home Office lost her family's documents and they are unable to travel.

Eastbourne boy, 12, bullied 'just because I'm ginger'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sun, 12/16/2018 - 13:00
Alfie Coleiro, from Eastbourne has written a poem to bullies who send him anonymous messages.

MPs want halt to smart motorway rollout over safety concerns

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 23:59
The group backed campaigners who say having no hard shoulder puts motorists and recovery workers at risk.

Macclesfield Town 2-0 Crawley Town: Sol Campbell gets first win as Silkmen boss

BBC Sussex News Feed - Sat, 12/15/2018 - 17:38
Former England defender Sol Campbell picks up his first win as Macclesfield boss as League Two's bottom side beat Crawley.

Man admits Brighton rough sleeper murder

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:30
Andrew O'Connell, from Kent, died in August after he was attacked at Brighton's Royal Pavilion Gardens.

Sussex paedophile doctor Sivaguru Narendran jailed for historical sex abuse

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:42
Sivaguru Narendran gained the confidence of his teenage victims and then sexually assaulted them.

Hastings cliff fall: Rock crashes into bedroom

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:12
Rocks weighing several tons fell onto a building on White Rock, in Hastings, destroying a bedroom.

Brighton & Hove Albion v Chelsea

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 13:00
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Chelsea.

Tony Colston-Hayter: Brighton fraud machine maker jailed

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:56
"Audacious" Tony Colston-Hayter used the device to con people out of more than £500,000, police said.

Fran Alonso: Ex-Everton and Southampton coach named new Lewes Women manager

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 11:04
Women's Championship team Lewes FC name Fran Alonso - former assistant to Ronald Koeman at Everton - as their manager.

Half of UK homes could get faster broadband

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 05:00
New research suggests that people have not taken up faster services, even though they are available.

Letter to Santa found after 120 years on display in Canterbury

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:31
The note from a five-year-old girl was discovered inside a book donated to a charity shop.

Christina Abbotts: Accused killer 'faked falling unconscious'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 18:29
Businessman Zahid Naseem is accused of bludgeoning Christina Abbotts 13 times with a pestle.

Quantum computing is today’s Space Programme, Sussex professor tells parliamentary inquiry

Sussex University News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 16:40
The University of Sussex has given evidence to a parliamentary inquiry about the importance of investing in the emerging quantum technologies industry

Ginger-haired boy writes poem to bullies who told him he should die

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:51
12-year-old Alfie Coleiro was bullied anonymously because of his ginger hair, so he wrote a poem in response.

Study identifies 66 alien plant and animal species that pose greatest threat to European biodiversity

Sussex University News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:51
Plant and animal species that pose the biggest threat to biodiversity should they arrive in the European Union have been identified in a new study.

Sussex signs up to Race Equality Charter

Sussex University News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:00
The University of Sussex has shown its commitment to promoting equality and inclusivity by applying to join the Race Equality Charter (REC).

Sussex professor ensures UNESCO ramps up its response to international attacks on journalists

Sussex University News Feed - Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:02
A Sussex professor has been leading the fight in the United Nations to secure the safety of journalists around the world.

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