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15 easy garden makeover hacks

Sprucing up your garden for spring doesn’t have to cost a fortune with these quick and easy makeover hacks.

One of the best known features on Dorset's Jurassic Coast is Durdle Door.

Discovering Thomas Hardy’s fictional county of Wessex

I’ve been an unashamed fan of Victorian author Thomas Hardy after falling in love with actress Julie Christie as an impressionable teenager after she starred in the 1960s film, Far From The Madding Crowd.


Gallery: Look inside a million pound property for sale in West Sussex

Always wanted to know what a million pound house looks like? Check out our gallery to have a tour round this excellent West Sussex home.


Gallery: Look around a £4.5m eco mega mansion in West Sussex

Ever dreamed of having your own self-sustained mega mansion complete with helipad and overlooking a Rainbow Trout lake?

A Horsham postman, left, outside 9 Carfax in 1850. The picture was taken by Thomas Honywood and was loaned to the County Times by Mr H Taylor

19th century postie and Mum Potts’ ice cream

This week’s collection of pictures were all published in the County Times in 1975 and 1976 – but were taken many, many years earlier.

Cost of homes for first time buyers in south east revealed

The cost of buying a home if you’re a first time buyer has been revealed in latest statistics on the housing market.

Time to check out the gardening tools

Top tips for waking up your garden

Green-fingered Brits are being urged to use the first few days of spring as the perfect opportunity to begin waking up their garden and embark on a new growing adventure.

D.W Nye will be on hand to offer advice

D.W Nye to hold a free demo day

The event, held on Saturday March 24, will give customers an opportunity to see the latest tools and equipment


Humpty Dumpty and Daleks joined the fun in 1979

If there’s one thing 50-odd years of television has taught us it’s that, when faced with a Dalek, the sensible options are to either run away or hide.


VIDEO: The Beck Mobile! You can own superstar David Beckham’s old car for £32,000

A one-off Range Rover Sport built for football legend David Beckham is set to sell for more than £30,000 at auction next month.


Want the travel blogger lifestyle? This travel company will pay you to explore Europe this summer

Busabout is seeking a team of four talented travel addicts to Snap, vlog, blog or Insta their way across Europe this summer for an all-expenses paid adventure worth £5,000.

Stems Florist Southwater West Sussex, owner Kate in her shop SUS-180902-123948001

How one Sussex woman quit her Ministry of Defence job to become a florist

With a psychology degree from Warwick University under her belt and a place secured on a Forensic Masters course, Kate Scholefield was well on course to becoming a forensic psychologist.

Rimini - Parco Fellini e Lungomare. Fototeca ENIT

Welcome to Rimini

Rebecca Underwood travels to the Adriatic coast to sample the delights of Rimini.

A few of Amsterdam's trasures

‘Welkom in Amsterdam’ – it’s a veritable feast of culture!

Rebecca Underwood on why the short trip to Amsterdam is well worth making...

Take a ride through history with Steam Dreams

Steam Dreams running two special train journeys

Steam travel organisers, Steam Dreams, are holding two special journeys from Horsham station this year.

The Great Pilgrimage for Womens Suffrage at Cuckfield in 1913. Picture courtesy of Cuckfield Museum

Votes for women! Not everyone approved...

Cuckfield’s link with the long battle for women’s suffrage was certainly a strong one.

Front pages

5 reasons to buy your West Sussex County Times

On sale today (Thursday March 1) we look at five highlights from this weeks edition of the West Sussex County Times


Gallery: 10 old Sussex words that should be used today

Like most counties Sussex has its own dialect but many of the words have disappeared from use over time.

TeamSport has reopened its Crawley track after five weeks of refurbishment work

TeamSport reopens Crawley go-karting track after major refurbishment

TeamSport, one of the UK’s best companies for indoor go-karting, has officially reopened its Crawley track after five weeks of extensive refurbishment work.

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