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Top 10 things kids think you should have nailed before you turn 30

Forget fast cars, earning loads of money or even finding love - schoolchildren aged between five and 16 believe the secret to being a successful grown-up is being “happy”.

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Grandparents to the rescue over school summer holidays

Grandparents to the rescue over school summer holidays

More than half of the UK’s grandparents are planning to look after their grandchildren over the next few weeks, according to a recent survey.

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New multi-sensory garden unveiled

Little Footsteps Children & Family Centre in Storrington held a successful unveiling event for their new multi-sensory garden on Tuesday June 28.

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Parents Dan Sapio and Cara Hunter with their children Harvey, four, and Grace, who died three months before her second birthday

Family’s heartbroken tribute to their ‘little angel’ Grace

A FAMILY is saying farewell to a beloved angel after their baby girl passed away at 21 months.

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Tributes paid to ‘loving, caring’ great-grandmother from Henfield

The family of a great-grandmother from Henfield who died in hospital last week have paid tribute to her.

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Anniversary of Warnham couple who met at war dances

A Warnham couple who met at a dance during the Second World War celebrate 65 years of marriage today (Wednesday February 4).

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Dan White with sons Caleb, nine and Ezra, six

Horsham family scale Lake District peak

An intrepid six-year-old climber overcame a dangerous route to join his older brother and dad in scaling Helvellyn in the Lake District.

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West Sussex foster carers needed from all backgrounds

Finding temporary homes for children unable to stay with their biological parents is a challenging, but essential task.

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Scheme to turn around struggling families among best in UK

Scheme to turn around struggling families among best in UK

A West Sussex scheme that helps families change their lives for the better has been highlighted as one of the best of its kind in the country.

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New Year’s Day babies give Horsham mothers ‘happy’ start to year

Two Horsham mums started the year in the best way possible - with the birth of a baby.

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Warnham triplets’ hat-trick success

Warnham triplets’ hat-trick success

Good things really do come in threes ... triplets Monty, Hamish and Noah Balfour have each scored a hat-trick in school football matches this season.

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Adoption service open evening for National Adoption Week

Adoption service open evening for National Adoption Week

West Sussex County Council adoption service is offering a chance to meet their adoption team, ask questions, and learn what it takes to become an adoptive parent.

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Harrison, nine months old, voted ‘cutest kid’

Nine-month old Harrison will one day be able to boost that he was voted as the ‘cutest kid’ in the Horsham district.

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Support for bereaved children and young people

Support for bereaved children and young people

Childhood bereavement charity Winston’s Wish is launching SWITCH - a new programme to support anyone aged eight to 14 who has lost a parent, grandparent, carer or sibling.

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Fittleworth Playgroup's new baby room

New baby room opens at Fittleworth Playgroup

Fittleworth Playgroup has this morning (Monday September 9) opened its doors to children as young as three months old for the first time in its 40-year history.

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New baby room at Fittleworth Playgroup due to open in September

Baby Room coming to Fittleworth Playgroup

Fittleworth Playgroup is to open a new Baby Room for children from three months to two years old on Monday, September 9.

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JPCT 130813 Edd Jones cycled from Lands End to John O'Groats for Arthritis UK after his sister Emily Jones was diagnosed 4 years ago with the disease at the age of 17.

Supportive brother cycles the UK for 21-year-old sister with arthritis

A Horsham man has cycled the length of the country in support of his sister who was diagnosed with arthritis four years ago at the age of 17.

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JPCT 020813 S13320275x Swan walk, Horsham. Jane Cave admires the Horsham Stone sculpture it made in honour of the royal baby George of Cambridge -photo by Steve Cobb

Royal Baby sculpture unveiled in Horsham

A Horsham Stone-designed sculpture honouring Prince George was unveiled in Horsham town centre at 9am this morning (Friday).

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NCT Cheeky Monkeys Tea Party

Charity hosting children’s tea party

NCT Horsham branch is holding a Cheeky Monkeys Tea Party for parents and their children to help raise money to support new and expectant parents.

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Age UK Horsham District events for Carers’ Week 2013.

Age UK Horsham District events for Carers’ Week 2013.

Refreshments will be available every day at Lavinia House Day Centre, in Dukes Square, Denne Road.

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