Carers sentenced for filming and laughing at patient in their care

Two carers who filmed and laughed at a woman they were employed to look after as she crawled on the floor have been sentenced for their actions.

The Cottage Tandoori has been given new licence meaning it can stay open beyond 11pm and serve alcohol. Pic Steve Robards

Indian restaurant given new licence after change of ownership

An Indian restaurant that lost its licence for employing illegal workers has been issued with a new licence, allowing it to stay open after 11pm, according to Horsham District Council.

Councillor Jonathan Chowen submitted an alternative motion to reject the application. Photo by Derek Martin

Plan for 23-caravan holiday park rejected

An application for a 23-caravan holiday park in Cowfold was unanimously rejected by Horsham District Council on the grounds it ‘breaks from the district’s developmental plan’.

Man hospitalised ‘after being hit over the head with a bottle’

Man hospitalised ‘after being hit over the head with a bottle’

A 27-year-old man was taken to hospital after being hit over the head with a bottle in Storrington on Wednesday night (March 14), according to Sussex Police.

Tony Adfield. Picture: BN5 Magazine

Sporting community remembers Tony – the ‘familiar figure on the sidelines’

Tributes have been paid to the ‘familiar figure on the sidelines’ of Henfield Football Club following his death.

Tony Adfield. Picture: BN5 Magazine

Tributes paid to man ‘with Henfield running through his veins’

Friends of the man ‘with Henfield running through his veins’ have paid homage to him following his death.

Articulated lorry comes off the road on A272

Articulated lorry comes off the road on A272

Police were called to reports of a road traffic collision on Wednesday (March 14) after an articulated lorry had ‘left the road’ on the A272.

Steyning mother Sarah Petty called for safe crossing points after her son Finn was hit by a car on his walk home from school. Photo by Derek Martin

Steyning Grammar School teacher joins call for safer crossing points

A teacher from Steyning Grammar School joined calls for pedestrian crossing points to be implemented near the school after one student was hit by a car on his walk home.

Steyning Museum. Picture: Google Earth

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Seatbelt Week will run from March 12 to March 18. Picture: Sussex Police

Sussex Police launches Seatbelt Week

With an estimated two million drivers in the UK still not wearing a seatbelt when they’re driving, Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) is reminding road users of the dangers of not belting up in their cars.

HRH Duchess of Cambridge, Amara Kedwell-Parsons, mum Lauren Kedwell, nurse Hannah. Picture: Ian Jones

Upper Beeding girl treated to Royal visit

The Duchess of Cambridge met with an Upper Beeding girl who was born prematurely while visiting St Thomas’ Hopsital, in London, last Tuesday.


PICTURES: Crowds turn out for Steyning Showcase

Hundreds of people turned out for the biennial Steyning Showcase event held last weekend.

Southern Transit is offering schools and organisations a chance to win free transport for educational trips

Bus company offering free transport for educational trips in 2018

A Steyning-based bus company has offered schools and extra-curricular groups the chance to win free transport for educational trips in 2018.

The Sussex Produce Company, in Steyning

Steyning-based company to ‘spread wings’ with new shop

The owner of an award-winning Steyning business is preparing to ‘spread his wings’ by opening a new shop near Worthing.

Peter Webb. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Former Christ Hospital teacher’s sentence increased after appeal

A former Christ’s Hospital School teacher who was jailed for indecently assaulting four boys has had his sentence increased, according to the Attorney General’s Office.

Steyning Grammar School, Shooting Field, Steyning. Photo by Steve Cobb

Investigation launched after Steyning Grammar School student assaulted

Sussex Police are investigating the circumstances that led to a Steyning Grammar School student being taken to hospital after an assault, according to a spokesman.


VIDEO: Early morning A24 problems cleared

The early morning problems that caused travel disruption on the A24 have been cleared.


SLIDESHOW: Your pictures as snow falls across the district

Residents across the district woke to a snowy setting this morning and have been sharing their pictures with us.

Jen Persson

Mum leads charge to protect child identities

A mother of three said she was prepared to take the Government to court over its decision to include ‘highly sensitive’ data on the National Pupil Database.

The opening parade of Steyning Festival 2016

Lineup announced for Steyning Festival 2018

The lineup for this year’s Steyning Festival has been announced.

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