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COUNTY NEWS: Hairdresser found guilty of deliberately infecting men with HIV

A man who set out to infect men in Sussex with HIV has been found guilty in the first case of its kind in the country, Sussex Police said.

Crime
The Brighton Centre

COUNTY NEWS: Conference centre to be used as shelter for rough sleepers

A room in a concert and conference venue will be transformed into a shelter for people sleeping rough this winter.

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A man being rescued from a tree beside the railway line (Photograph: Network Rail South East)

Man stuck up a tree causes rail disruption

A man trying to recover his drone managed to get stuck up a tree close to a railway line, and had to be rescued by emergency services.

Transport
Sammy Taylor was unable to board a Seaford to Brighton train

Disability festival organisers left stranded by Southern

Two organisers of Disability Pride were late for a committee meeting in Hove after they were unable to board a train from Seaford.
Transport
Police released CCTV of a suspect

COUNTY NEWS: Police appeal for information on 'surprised burglar'

Officers are investigating a burglary at a house in Sussex, in which intruders were disturbed by the owners returning home.

Crime
There are plans for a Rampion visitor centre in Brighton

Wind farm developer announces £4m funding pot and visitor centre

The developer of a 116-turbine wind farm off the Sussex coast will plough £4 million into the community, it was revealed today (November 7).

Environment
Jillian Howell

University pays tribute to Fiveways' Jillian Howell

The University of Brighton has paid tribute to Jillian Howell who died after suffering stab wounds in Fiveways last week.
Crime
Brighton Law Courts

Man accused of stabbing boss to death

A man accused of murdering his boss at her home in Fiveways last week appeared in court today (October 30).

Crime
Jillian Howell.

'Devastated' family pay tribute to murder victim

Police have named the woman who was allegedly stabbed in her Fiveways home as 46-year-old Jillian Howell.
Crime
Fruits of the Sea at The Salt Room

Sussex restaurant crowned Seafood Restaurant of the Year

The very best seafood restaurant in the UK is in Sussex, according to an industry competition.

Business
COUNTY NEWS: Record-breaking Howl-O-Ween event for Sussex dogs

COUNTY NEWS: Record-breaking Howl-O-Ween event for Sussex dogs

A fundraising festival for dogs will attempt to break a Guinness World Record for the most dogs in bandanas next weekend.
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Sussex House, Hollingbury (Credit: By The Voice of Hassocks via Wikimedia Commons)

COUNTY NEWS: 'Crystal Maze' experience set to come to Sussex

An 'immersive adventure experience' similar to Crystal Maze is set to come to Sussex next year.

Business
Lloyd Russell-Moyle, MP for Brighton Kemptown and Peacehaven

Boundary shake-up could see Seaford join Brighton seat

Revised proposals to redraw constituency boundaries have been revealed, which would see part of Newhaven and Seaford moved into the Brighton Kemptown seat.

Politics

COUNTY NEWS: Snailed it! New sculpture trail revealed for Sussex

A Sussex hospice is to launch a snail-themed public arts trail, after its hugely successful Snowdogs project last year.

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Staff from the Royal Alex and TMBU enjoy the celebrations at the Rockinghorse 50th Anniversary Ball (Photograph: Stephen Johnson Photography)

Children's charity hits half a million at gala event

A Sussex children's charity has raised £500,000 in its 50th year, after a final fundraising push at its anniversary ball.
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Mid Sussex MP Sir Nicholas Soames, rail minister Paul Maynard, and Hove MP Peter Kyle

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex MPs urge Transport Secretary to invest in rail network

Two Sussex MPs, who head up a cross-party group on Southern Rail, have written to the Transport Secretary to ask for more funding in the south east.

Transport

PICTURES: Dogs make a splash at Saltdean Lido

Saltdean Lido opened its doors to dogs and their owners this weekend, in the last swimming event of the season.
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Sussex OCD Clinic Team

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex clinic aims to improve the lives of OCD sufferers

A clinic in Sussex is helping people who suffer with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) to regain control over their lives.

Health
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