Outdoor naps initiative comes to West Sussex childcare service

A childcare service in Sussex has embraced a practice common in Scandinavian countries.

Delays are expected

Guidance for drivers after roadkill report reveals 4,000 animals died in two years

Deers top the roadkill list, with one wallaby on the M1 and a peacock on the A174 also getting a mention following a Freedom of Information request which revealed almost 4,000 animals have died on the roads of Great Britain in the last two years.

Police cars in Albion Way, Horsham. Jan 28, 2018. Pic O.McAteer

High police presence in Albion Way, Horsham

There have been reports this afternoon of a high number of police cars in Albion Way, Horsham.


Government clamp down on 'dodgy' private parking operators

New legal protections from private parking operators have been announced today.

Search launched to find 'inspirational older person'

After a survey found almost half of children in the South East have never spoken to their grandparents about their proudest achievements, a national search has been launched to find the 'unsung heroes of the baby boomer generation'.

Retail news

Evidence bulk buying could be costing you £215 a year

Consumers could be losing money by bulk buying items according to new research announced this week.

Police news

Latest: Four vehicle incident at B2036 Balcombe Road, Crawley

Police have confirmed officers were called to an incident involving four vehicles at B2036 Balcombe Road, Crawley, this afternoon.
Top ten guidelines for tackling child anxiety

Top ten guidelines for tackling child anxiety

Donald Trump's presidency, nuclear war and global warming are said to be causing anxiety for around a third of children according to the latest YouGov survey.

Tescos surplus food redistribution scheme Community Food Connection

Surplus food scheme donates more than 700k meals across Sussex

More than 713,000 meals have now been provided to charities and community groups across Sussex thanks to the Community Food Connection scheme.


Serious knife crime figures show 'small drop' in Sussex

The Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner's latest reports includes figures which showed a 'small drop' in serious knife crimes in the county last year.

Three Bridges. Pic: Mark Dunford

TRAVEL: Closure of Three Bridges car park causes 'chaos'

Rail users are being advised to leave extra time for their journeys if travelling from Three Bridges today due to the station car park being closed.
Transport news

TRAVEL: Cancellations and changes to train services

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton/Lewes this weekend (January 27/28), closing lines and resulting in bus replacement services across the network.


COUNTY NEWS: Sussex smuggler sentenced in £210k counterfeit cigarettes case

A man has been sentenced for evading £210,000 in duty on counterfeit cigarettes smuggled into Southampton Port in a container, HM Revenue & Customs has confirmed.

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