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MICHAEL NEILSON (April 2018): Touring can be tough for an actor with a family

To tour or not to tour?

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Nick Herbert

NICK HERBERT: Consequences of inaction have been profound

The week began with the parliamentary debate on the UK’s military action following President Assad’s suspected use of chemical weapons on his own citizens in Syria.

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Katy Bourne

Sussex PCC's video log: #StandUpToStalking

Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, explains why it is important that we all #StandUpToStalking

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Malbec in all its colours

RICHARD ESLING: Malbec needs just the right conditions

‘Bordeaux inhabitant finds new home in South America.’ This could have been a headline in the mid 19th century when people from many European countries were flocking to the New World to take advantage of the opportunities there.

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Crawley Town season ticket holder Geoff Thornton

Taste of the Terrace: Crawley Town have genuine play-off chance next season

They say that the table doesn’t lie and on that basis Coventry City stood a good chance of edging out Crawley Town.

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Crawley Town FC v Grimsby Town FC. 1st goal   Pic Steve Robards SR1804279 SUS-181002-163546001

RICHEFOND WRITES: Captain Jimmy Smith insists Crawley Town were correct to stand by Harry Kewell

Crawley Town captain Jimmy Smith believes the club made the right decision in sticking by manager Harry Kewell through the troubled early part of the season.

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Streetlight received a 5,000 grant from Sussex Community Foundation

The human cost of modern slavery

Sussex Community Foundation has two funds – the Nick and Gill Wills Fund and the Brenda Ford Fund - that specifically support charities and community groups in Sussex, supporting women who are vulnerable or at risk of abuse, exploitation or violence.

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Dr Martin Warner, Bishop of Chichester

Life and faith is about more than entertainment and the survival of the fittest.

I’ve been watching the new Netflix series on the tale of Troy.

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An example of what I look for when it comes to good quality wine

RICHARD ESLING: Vigilant inspectors control the authenticity of wine

Regrettably, criminal elements are present in all industries at one time or another and the wine industry is by no means exempt from this phenomenon.

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Smoked salmon and prawn rillette

TONY STAPLES: Spring it on with a light fish starter

This pretty dish is guaranteed to entice you out of hibernation, says Tony Staples, executive head chef of the Arora Hotel in Crawley.

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Crawley Town season ticket holder Geoff Thornton.'Picture by Steve Robards

Taste of the Terrace: Crawley Town fans and players enjoy great away day

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Pastels are making an impression this season

Column: Pastels flowering into this season

The clocks have gone forward, the days are getting longer and colour is arriving across the town meaning spring is most definitely here – and not a moment too soon.

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Andy Heggadon (left) and a wine waiter preparing the wines

RICHARD ESLING: Arundel Wine Society celebrates fifth birthday

As the world of wine seemingly gets more complex and confusing day by day, particularly in this country which imports wine from every conceivable wine producing region of the planet, wine education of one sort or another is becoming ever more popular.

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Crawley Town season ticket holder Geoff Thornton.'Picture by Steve Robards

Taste of the Terrace: Smith thrills crowd in entertaining game which was a wonderful advert for Crawley Town Football Club

More than 5,000 fans trekked to Broadfield for the visit of Swindon Town and they certainly got their money’s worth.

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The ban announced this week will cover ivory items of all ages

NICK HERBERT: Encouraging signs that attitudes are changing

I am a longstanding campaigner for a ban on ivory sales, calling for this in 2010 when I was Shadow Environment Secretary.

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Jonathan Gaffney and David Such

On Your Marks: Being pummelled is surprisingly relaxing

It’s always good to get a second opinion.

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Crawley Town FC  Thomas Verheydt. Pic Steve Robards SR1803264 SUS-180129-183959001

Fan’s view: We are missing our Dutchman Thomas Verheydt bigtime

So we’ve gone from a winning team to a losing one almost overnight.

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Sancerre from Domaine Michel Thomas

RICHARD ESLING: Try the elegant wines of Sancerre this Easter

The Christmas festivities are now but a fading memory, we’ve done battle with the ‘Beast from the East’, the daffodils are well and truly out and the buds are beginning to burst

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Pan-fried trout fillet and scallop with passion fruit fish velout� and rustic potatoes

DAVID WOODS: Celebrate with some great fish this Good Friday

Kickstart the Easter weekend with a mouth-watering fish dish and a sauce that will surprise you, says David Woods, executive head chef of the Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel.

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Me and my flat feet

On Your Marks: Strains and pains could be down to flat feet

Last week’s column finished with some bad news. At our free run night at K2 Crawley, I pulled a hamstring.

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