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Sussex trekkers complete the Chestnut Tree House charity challenge

More than 40 fundraisers from Sussex have completed a 85km trek in Cambodia to raise money for the children’s hospice, Chestnut Tree House.

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Anti-Bullying week runs between November 13-17, 2017

Young people targeted by online bullies on the rise

Children as young as nine have told Childline counsellors they have been targeted by online bullies, with girls and 12-15 year-olds receiving the most counselling sessions about this issue.

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Would you volunteer to be a human paintball target?

Would you like to be a human paintball target?

Stag party experts StagWeb.co.uk is looking for someone to ‘volunteer’ to be a ‘human paintball target’ to test the accuracy and effect of its paintballs at sites across the South East.

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Recipe courtesy of Waitrose. Thousands of recipes can be found at www.waitrose.com/recipes

Recipe: Leek and garlic mushroom pasta

As it is World Pasta Day we thought we would share this recipe for a quick and simple pasta dish that does not use too many ingredients.

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A warning by the British Contact Lens Association

Sight risk warning over Hallowe’en contact lenses

People are being warned not to play ‘Russian roulette’ with their vision by wearing Hallowe’en-themed contact lenses.

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TV ad raises awareness about child bereavement

What would you say if you had one more minute? That is the question put to children and parents as part of a new campaign by national charity Child Bereavement UK.

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Mary Berry has been confirmed as a judge for the new series

BBC launch hunt for Britain’s Best Cook

The BBC is looking for Britain’s best cooks to roast, boil and bake it off in a new prime-time TV show.

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Pictures: Your photos of the strange skies over Sussex

The strange skies over Sussex have lead to many readers sending in their pictures.

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Why is the sun and sky such a weird colour?

According to a Met Office tweet Storm Ophelia has drawn Saharan dust to the UK, making the sun appear red.

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Property news

Revealed: The top ten most expensive streets to live on in West Sussex

Ever wondered what the most sought after part of the county is? Well, property website Zoopla has now revealed the top ten most expensive addresses in West Sussex.

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Netflix set to raise prices for UK users

Netflix set to raise prices for UK users

For the first time in two years online streaming giant, Netflix, has raised its monthly subscription prices for UK customers.

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Sussex success in the Michelin Guide and Bib Gourmand

Two Sussex restaurants have once again been awarded Michelin stars while another three have been awarded Bib Gourmands.

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Which stunning image do you think should win?

Which stunning image do you think should win?

Sussex Wildlife Trust has chosen 12 stunning images to feature in next year’s calendar and is now asking the general public to vote for the overall winner.

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West Sussex County Council

Apply now for next year’s primary school places

West Sussex families can now apply for a school place for children due to start primary or infant school or transfer to a junior school in September 2018.

Education
Union accuses the government of ‘sitting on its hands’ over Monarch’s future

Union accuses the government of ‘sitting on its hands’ over Monarch’s future

The government’s Brexit uncertainty and failure to intervene contributed to Monarch going into administration, claims Britain’s largest union Unite.

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Lyme disease: what is it and what are the symptoms?

Lyme disease: what is it and what are the symptoms?

Following news that the South Downs is regarded as ‘high risk’ when it comes to Lyme disease we look at what it is and the symptoms.

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Serena Williams

Is today your birthday? If so you’re in good company

Today is the most popular day to be born in England and Wales according to data revealed this week.

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Waitrose peach and almond tray cake. For thousands of recipes visit www.waitrose.com/recipes

Cakes to bake for Macmillan’s Coffee Morning

Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning takes place this Friday so here are some scrumptious cake recipes from Waitrose for you to try.

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