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PICTURES: ‘Rocking’ crowd turns out for Ashington Festival

Crowds turned out in their hundreds for the annual Ashington Festival on Saturday despite the morning showers.

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August Bank Holiday at Goodwood. Pic by Matt Sills

Bank Holiday fun at Goodwood Racecourse

Goodwood Racecourse is promising its most fun-packed fixture yet, the August Bank Holiday Weekend from Friday to Sunday, August 25-27.

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Ross Barkley.

Rumour mill: Tottenham set to sign Barkley from Everton? Chelsea target Marchisio wants to leave Juventus?

Barcelona finally admit defeat in bid to sign Coutinho?

Local
The Big Nibble last year at  Horsham

Food fun for all at Horsham’s Big Nibble

A host of foodie events are planned for the month-long Horsham District Food and Drink Festival which starts in the town centre over the weekend of September 2 and 3.

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Man fined after fly-tipping in Pulborough

Man fined after fly-tipping in Pulborough

A man has been fined following the illegal dumping of waste in Pulborough.

Crime
Alex Fowler, ten, with a half-size McLaren showman's engine. Picture: Steve Robards SR1719462

GALLERY: Vintage and Steam

Visitors to Weald and Downland Living Museum experienced nostalgic sights and sounds over the weekend.

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Paul Maggs completed the swim in 16 hours and 16 minutes. Picture: Paul Maggs

Man completes solo Channel swim for air ambulance service

A keen sportsman has completed a solo swim across the Channel for the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust.

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Chance to take part in a new quiz show

Enter the BBC’s new game show without leaving your house

The BBC is seeking new contestants to enter their new game show, The Button, which will see households compete for cash prizes without leaving the comfort of home.

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Jamshid Piruz has had his jail term slashed. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Police federation hit out on killer’s ‘lenient’ jail sentence

The Police Federation of England and Wales have hit out on a killer’s ‘lenient’ jail sentence after he attacked police officers with a hammer in Sussex.

Crime
Edinburgh

Funniest jokes of the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe revealed

A joke about the new pound coin has been named the funniest of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Offbeat
The new bake-off line-up

The Great British Bake Off 2017: meet the contestants

The wait for The Great British Bake Off is nearly over and now the contestants for this year’s show have been revealed and they include a scientist, an architect and a former Officer in the Royal Artillery.

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Cot mobile recalled over choking fears

A cot mobile has been recalled by its manufacturer due to fears that a part could present a choking hazard.

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Stan White, 106, with his birthday card from the Queen SUS-170817-154530001

‘Ladies man’ Stan celebrates his 106th birthday in style ... with beer and lobster

Former fireman Stan White officially became one of the oldest men in Britain when he celebrated his 106th birthday last week.

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Crawley Town fan Steve Herbert

Fan’s view: Harry Kewell may come under fire at tonight’s fans’ forum after four straight defeats

You can’t beat a bit of consistency in football.

Crawley Town FC
There has been fierce debate on how to improve the A27 at Arundel. Picture: Derek Martin

COUNTY NEWS: A27 bypass route options finally unveiled

Potential routes for an A27 bypass have been revealed by Highways England this morning.

Transport
There has been fierce debate on how to improve the A27 at Arundel. Picture: Derek Martin

BREAKING NEWS: Arundel A27 bypass route options finally unveiled

Potential routes for an A27 bypass at Arundel have been revealed by Highways England this morning.

Transport
Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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The CPS has new guidance on prosecuting hate crime offences

Online hate crime to be treated as seriously as offline offences

Online hate crime is set to be treated as seriously as offences committed face-to-face, according to new guidance.

Politics
Caroline Bennett. Pic by Rosey Purchase.

Arundel Festival: happy return to musical

Felpham-based Caroline Bennett is relishing the chance to return to Chess – The Musical, this time with the Arundel Players for the Arundel Festival.

Theatre and Comedy
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