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Steyning Festival 2018 gets underway

The eighth Steyning Festival got underway on Saturday morning (May 26) with a community parade through the town.

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The Frankland Arms. Picture: Google Street View

Village pub closes as publicans cease trading

The Franklands Arms, in Washington, was closed on Sunday (May 20) after publicans decided to cease trading.

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Road blocked due to ‘cow in the road’

Road blocked due to ‘cow in the road’

A main road in Ashurst has been blocked both ways due to a cow on the road, according to traffic reports.

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The Military Vehicle and Home Front Weekend was held at Amberley Museum. Picture: Pete Edgeler

Museum ‘comes alive’ for military weekend event

Amberley Museum hosted its annual Military Vehicle and Home Front Weekend event over the weekend.

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Horsham District Council

House plan delegated after six abstain

A plan to build a two-storey house in Storrington has been delegated to the head of development after six councillors abstained from voting.

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Group pulls out of Steyning Festival

A group of trained dancers which was due to perform on the final Friday of Steyning Festival has pulled out.

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Five homes plan given green light in West Chiltington

Five homes plan given green light in West Chiltington

A plan to build five houses with associated parking in West Chiltington was given the green light this week.

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Picture: James Palmer

Fire service called to Bramber ‘explosion’

West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of an ‘explosion and fire’ at a garage in Bramber on Tuesday evening (May 15).

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The Lloyds TSB site in Steyning High Street. Pic Steve Robards

Plan to convert Steyning’s former Lloyds Bank site suffers double blow

Plans to convert a barn on the site of the former Lloyds Bank building in Steyning High Street have been rejected by Horsham District Council.

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Mike Williams with Vince Cable at Steyning Festival 2016

More than 5,000 Steyning Festival tickets sold

More than 5,000 tickets have been sold in a month for this year’s Steyning Festival.

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Hayley and Ben Oakley

Woman diagnosed with cancer weeks after daughter’s stillbirth

The family of a woman who was diagnosed with cancer two weeks after the death of her baby girl has thanked the Steyning community for its ‘absolutely unbelievable’ support.

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The royal wedding window display at Beeding Newsagency

Royal wedding fever arrives in Upper Beeding

Beeding Newsagency has got itself into the royal wedding spirit with a window display dedicated to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

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PICTURES: Group walks 10km for mental health foundation

A group of residents walked 10km across the South Downs on bank holiday Monday to raise money for people suffering from mental health conditions.
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Elliot Brown

Steyning teenager defies expectations to play international cricket

A Steyning teenager who was never expected to walk or talk has been selected to play international cricket.

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The Village Deli will open in Storrington on Friday morning

Family-run food and drink shop to open in Storrington

A family-run business which will sells locally-produced food and drink is to open in Storrington high street on Friday (May 4).

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VIDEO: Call to provide lollipop man with body camera after 'near miss' outside school

A mum who says her ten-year-old daughter was almost hit by a car while crossing the road has called on the county council to provide lollipop men and women with body cameras.

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Storrington as polluted as London, according to report

Storrington has been named among the 32 worst polluted areas in the UK, according to a new report by the World Health Organisation.

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Terry Bedford

Group to walk 10km for PTSD sufferers

A group of residents will be undertaking a 10km walk along the South Downs to raise money for people suffering from mental health conditions.

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PICTURES: Hundreds turn out for village activity evening

More than 200 people from 55 community organisations turned out for the Henfield Village activity evening last weekend.
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Tom and Will Lees from Henfield raised more than �2,000 by running seven marathons in seven days

Henfield brothers run seven marathons in a week

Two brothers from Henfield together raised almost £3,000 by running 184 miles in seven days.

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