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Valerie Graves: Romanian man charged with grandmother's murder

2 hours 17 min ago
Cristian Sabou, 27, will appear in court on Saturday after being extradited to the UK.

Could there be an early general election?

20 hours 38 min ago
Some MPs say they are prepared to trigger an election. How soon could it theoretically happen?

Schools 'desperately need' cash injection, MPs say

21 hours 16 min ago
Schools and colleges urgently need billions more in funding, a committee of MPs says.

Quiz of the week

21 hours 35 min ago
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?

Anti-manspreading chair designer receives 'backlash'

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 21:28
Student Laila Laurel won an award for her design, intended to make men sit with their legs together.

Gatwick Airport plans to open standby runway for departures

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 20:09
Airport chiefs hope to have the standby runway open for business by the mid-2020s.

Zac Cox death: Inquiry into Qatar 2022 World Cup stadium fall

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 18:29
Zac Cox fell 130ft while working on a stadium ahead of the 2022 World Cup.

Susan Nicholson inquest: Family want police answers

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 08:28
Police "missed opportunities" to charge Robert Trigg earlier over the deaths of his former partners.

Child mental health unit referrals 'up nearly 50%'

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 06:00
The figures, which are across the UK, are 'deeply worrying', say the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Flying ants: Swarms appear on weather map as 'rain'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 19:33
BBC weather presenter Simon King says the insects showed up as "very light precipitation".

Govia Thameslink fined £1m over Gatwick Express window death

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 12:26
Simon Brown died after leaning from the window of a Gatwick Express train in August 2016.

Brighton police car crash leaves pedestrian injured

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 09:28
Sussex Police said officers had been responding to an emergency before the crash.

Parents of Cricket World Cup star Jofra Archer tell of pride

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:42
Jofra Archer's mother and stepfather speak of pride over their son helping England to victory.

Singer Jay Chou lined up as East Sussex cricket club's patron

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:05
More than £20,000 needs to be raised to move a cricket pitch a matter of yards.

Channel migrants: Man in flippers attempts Channel swim

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:38
The man was suffering from mild hypothermia when he was picked up by French authorities.

Smooth snakes: Bid to save the UK's rarest reptile with £400k grant

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:23
Lottery funding will pay for surveys and conservation work to help protect smooth snakes.

Reece Grego-Cox: Crawley midfielder signs new contract with League Two club

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 11:43
Crawley midfielder Reece Grego-Cox signs a new contract to keep him with the club until the end of the 2021-22 campaign.

Ben Barclay: Accrington sign defender on free transfer from Brighton & Hove Albion

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 11:15
Accrington sign defender Ben Barclay on a free transfer from Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion.

Southern Water: Company fined £126m admits 'falling short'

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 10:51
Southern Water admits to failings and pledges to improve, in its first report since being fined £126m.

Brighton and Hove bin strike could hit Pride festival

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 22:58
The GMB union announces strike dates over "anti-union behaviour" by the city council.