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COUNTY NEWS: Murder investigation launched after woman found dead in bed

A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was found dead in a bed.

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The reward for Jessie Burbridge has been doubled. Picture: Sussex Police

Reward doubled for man who escaped hospital in handcuffs

Police have doubled the reward for a man who escaped custody from hospital in handcuffs and scaled a wall with a fractured arm.

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Dominic Harris, 54, from East Preston

COUNTY NEWS: Police concerned for missing man who may be on trains

Police trying to find a 54-year-old missing from his home in East Preston who may be travelling on trains across Sussex.
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A27 blocked due to truck fire false alarm

A27 blocked due to truck fire false alarm

A truck fire false alarm led to the A27 being blocked.

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Ben Chudley warming up for his double marathons

COUNTY NEWS: Runner raffles his body for Sussex charity

A runner will be raffling off his body in aid of a Sussex charity.

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COUNTY NEWS: How police tackle youth crime in wake of teen double-stabbing

After months of vandalism and petty crime, a stabbing in a Sussex town centre which left three teens injured and another in court has brought the issue of youth crime into sharp relief. Dealing with it is more than just a police issue, as reporter James Butler found out.

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COUNTY NEWS: Man and woman found dead in house

A man and a woman have been found dead in a house in Sussex, police have said.

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Partner Yvonne Grant outside the Fitzalan Medical Centre in Littlehampton. Picture: Derek Martin Photography

COUNTY NEWS: Behind the scenes at a struggling GP surgery

A GP practice which went from ‘good’ to being placed in special measures in two years is facing the same pressures of surgeries across the county – and has let us go behind the scenes to explain how they are trying to improve.

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Flowers at the funeral of brothers Stuart and Jason Hill, who died in the Grand Canyon helicopter crash. Pic Steve Robards

COUNTY NEWS: Inquests opened into deaths of Grand Canyon helicopter crash victims

Inquests have been opened into the deaths of five people who lost their lives in the Grand Canyon helicopter crash tragedy.

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COUNTY NEWS: Teen arrested as three injured in high street stabbings

A 16-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of stabbing two teenagers and injuring another in broad daylight in a busy high street.

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COUNTY NEWS: Two hospitalised after car collides with shop

Two people have been hospitalised, one with serious injuries, after a car collided with a shop.

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A piranha was found at the Chichester waste water treatment works. Picture: Southern Water

COUNTY NEWS: Amazonian predator found in sewage works

An Amazonian predator has been discovered at a sewage works.

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Trains delayed until afternoon after Brighton trespasser apprehended

Trains delayed until afternoon after Brighton trespasser apprehended

All trains through Brighton railway station will be delayed until this afternoon due to a trespasser on the line this morning, causing traffic misery for commuters.

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A busy Brighton railway station this morning due to the trespassing incident. Picture: Joshua Powling

Frustrated commuters react to Brighton trespassing incident

Frustrated commuters have reacted to major train delays across Sussex due to a trespasser on the line at Brighton railway station.

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Anthea Ring hugging David Nicholson the moment she found out the identity of her father, Patrick Coyne

COUNTY NEWS: Stamp saliva solves 80-year mystery of abandoned baby on Downs

Saliva from a stamp has unlocked the 80-year-mystery of a baby abandoned on the South Downs: who were her parents?

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Here are Sussex Police’s top signs that someone could be a terrorist

Sussex Police is urging the public to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity.

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Stock image of cheese. Picture: Stephen Lawrence

COUNTY NEWS: Angry customers kick up stink at cheese festival

A cheese festival dubbed ‘an absolute joke’ by one angry customer has responded by saying the event was scuppered by bad weather conditions.

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COUNTY NEWS: Freezing weather causes ‘very large’ number of burst water pipes across Sussex

An appeal has gone out from South East Water for people to help find leaks both inside their homes, on business premises and out in streets and fields.

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Police appeal for missing 17-year-old girl from Hastings

Police are trying to track down a teenage girl from Hastings who has gone missing.

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Stock image of a sinkhole, taken last year in Eastbourne by Dan Jessup

Police called to reports of metre-wide ‘sinkhole’ in East Sussex

Police were called to reports of a metre-wide ‘sinkhole’ in East Sussex earlier today.

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