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VIDEO: Fatboy Slim trains for his Wild Life headline spot

Sussex’s Norman Cook – aka Fatboy Slim – has released a Rocky-inspired viedo of him in training for his headline spot at this year’s Wild Life Festival.

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Will Beer and fellow spinner Danny Briggs Briggs regained some sort of mid-innings control for their side in excellent 10-over spells. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Royal London One-Day Cup: Bad weather means no result after Middlesex set big target

Brilliant hitting from Ryan Higgins, who took 24 runs from a final over bowled by Ajmal Shahzad to end on 48 not out from only 23 balls, propelled Middlesex to a challenging 50-over total of 341 for 5 against Sussex at Lord’s.

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Frannie Collin's 32nd goal of the season had given Hastings United a second half lead. Picture courtesy Scott White

United beaten on penalties in play-off thriller

Hastings United’s footballers suffered a heartbreaking penalty shoot-out defeat in a thrilling play-off semi-final tonight (Tuesday).

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Yordan Yordanov clutches the Premier Travel Challenge Cup after scoring for Battle Baptists in their victory over Hollington United. Picture courtesy Andrew Hazelden

Battle celebrate maiden trophy triumph

Battle Baptist Football Club won a trophy for the first time in its 13-year history on Tuesday night.

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Hastings & Bexhill captain Jimmy Adams scored a hat-trick of tries. Picture courtesy Nigel Baker

H&B power into shield final with 71-0 win

A bravura performance by Hastings & Bexhill shot the rugby club into the Sussex Shield final, and one win away from an historic league and cup double.

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Westfield Football Club manager Jack Stapley.

Westfield ‘unlucky’ in cup final

Westfield manager Jack Stapley felt the football club was unfortunate after missing out on a first Macron Store Southern Combination League trophy in two decades.

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David Lloyd Clubs is launching a new health and fitness class that consists of nothing but sleeping.   John Nguyen/JNVisuals

Fitness club launches a class where all you do is sleep

If you heard that a fitness club had launched a new class where all you do is sleep for 45 minutes you would be forgiven for thinking this was a belated April Fool’s joke or fake news.

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In the House with Huw Merriman SUS-151007-132058001

Final days of Parliament before election

The portcullis came down on Parliament this week and we now head off for the General Election.

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Jack in the Green 2016. Photo by Frank Copper. SUS-160305-064526001

Get ready for colourful May Day invasion

The Normans may be long gone but Hastings is all set to welcome a colourful bank holiday invasion on Monday when thousands of bikers, Morris dancers and green men and women arriving to celebrate May Day in style.

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From House to Home with Amber Rudd MP SUS-160526-130924001

Taking on crime - at home and abroad

It was a fantastic honour to be appointed Home Secretary last year. My first duty in this role, and the priority of any government, is to ensure the security of our country and the safety of everyone living here.

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David Beckham

RUMOUR MILL: Mourinho wants to sign Chelsea star Willian in £35m deal | Ibrahimovic turns down £13m offer from Manchester United | Beckham looks to finalise Miami's entry into MLS | Chelsea’s £47m bid for Napoli star rejected | Juventus boss Allegri ends Arsenal speculation

Is Willian on his way to Old Trafford?
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Georgia Adams has been confirmed as Sussex Womens new captain for 2017
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Sussex Women announce Georgia Adams as new captain

Sussex Women have announced that Georgia Adams will be the new captain across both formats for the 2017 season, and have now also confirmed their squad for the Royal London One-Day Cup and NatWest County T20.

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Rye and Battle Observer letters

Britain is bigger than just itself

From: Edward Hodgkinson, Hastings Road, Battle

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Rye and Battle Observer letters

Why the delay in releasing report?

From: Stephen Hardy, George Close, Robertsbridge

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If it ain’t broke, then don’t fix it

From: David Bourne, St Peters Crescent, Bexhill

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Rye and Battle Observer letters

League needs to sort fixtures out

From: Chris Barnes, Millfield Rise, Bexhill

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Thank you for all the support

From: Helen Rudd, Heather Way, Fairlight

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Oh yes, British is definitely best

From: Johnathon Bee, Ninfield Road, Bexhill

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Election comes as no surprise

From: Stephen Jackson, Cantelupe Road, Bexhill

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Green, pleasant land is not safe

From: Barry M Jones, Bixley Lane, Beckley

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