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FULL REPORT: ‘Unpopular but necessary’ North Horsham scheme approved

An ‘unpopular but necessary’ scheme for thousands of homes north of Horsham has been approved this week.

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Horsham town centre vision exhibition in Swan Walk Shopping Centre. Clive Burley - Project Manager talks to members of the public. Pic Steve Robards SR1711190 SUS-170521-195423001

Horsham town centre vision exhibition extended

Due to a massive public response to Horsham District Council’s Town Centre Vision exhibition, it has been extended until Monday 19 June 2017 to enable as many people as possible to have their say.

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The flag above parkside at half mast

Council’s message of support in wake of Manchester attack

Both Horsham District Council’s leader and chairman have extended messages of support to victims and families caught up in the Manchester attack.

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County council chairman Lionel Barnard

County chairman: ‘Heartfelt sympathies’ to families of Manchester victims

West Sussex County Council’s chairman has shared a message of support to the families of the victims of last night’s attack in Manchester.

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Southern strike suspended after Manchester attack

Southern staff have suspended a planned rail strike in light of last night’s attack in Manchester.

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Sussex election campaigning suspended after Manchester attack

General election campaigning in Sussex has been suspended today in response to the Manchester attack.

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Five candidates for the Arundel and South Downs constituency attended the meeting on Monday night

Parliamentary candidates quizzed by voters

The five parliamentary candidates for the Arundel and South Downs constituency were last night (May 22) questioned on a range of topics including the NHS, immigration and Brexit.

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LIVE: North Horsham development approved

Councillors have approved Liberty’s application for 2,750 homes and a business park on land north of the A264.

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No gypsy or traveller site planned in North Horsham scheme

No gypsy or traveller site is planned in the North Horsham housing development.

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Who should I vote for?

Who should I vote for?

With less than two weeks until the General Election it’s about time you decided you will get your vote.

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Have you registered?

Sussex voters reminded - less than three days left to register

There are just three days left to register to vote for the 2017 General Election.

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Assumed house price levels ‘out of date’ on North Horsham scheme

Increasing projected house prices at the North Horsham strategic site could deliver more affordable homes, according to new figures.

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Artist's impression of a potential redevelopment scheme of the Sainsbury's site, The Forum is at the top

Could town Sainsbury’s site be redeveloped?

Major plans to redevelop Sainsbury’s store site in Horsham and build new shops and homes have been suggested as a possible option for the future of the town centre.

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Emily Thornberry

ELECTION 2017 ROUND-UP: Polls predict ‘bluewash’ as Emily Thornberry turns airwaves blue

The election machines have well and truly kicked into gear, so who’s had a good week, and who’s had a bad week on the campaign trail?

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Get out there and vote on June 8

Survey suggests possible voting trends across South East

The Conservatives’ plans to recruit 10,000 more mental health workers has found favour among voters in the south east.

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Southern train drivers’ dispute reignited by overtime ban

A dispute between rail bosses and Southern train drivers has been reignited with a ban on overtime working from June 4.

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Nick Herbert (Conservative) will take questions at the debate on Monday

First-time voters to quiz parliamentary candidates

First-time votes are readying themselves to question parliamentary candidates for the Arundel and South Downs constituency on Monday (May 22).

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ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises

ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises

Labour’s election manifesto launch was overshadowed by fresh questions over how it would pay for a string ambitious promises costing billions of pounds.

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