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RHS concerned over garden ignorance

As the world-famous Chelsea Flower Show prepares to open its gates, new research has revealed the public’s worrying lack of knowledge about horticulture.

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Sarah Cooper and Luke Randall in the multisensory room at Chestnut Tree

Find out more about children’s hospice week

Children’s hospice week takes place from May 22 until 28, Charlotte Harding heads to Chestnut Tree House to find out more.

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Louise

etc columnist: Louise Margaret

Happy birthday to me...

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Tips on how to buy art for your home

Tips on how to buy art for your home

Charlotte Hardings picks up some advice from a Brighton gallery manager on how to buy art for your home.

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Wholewheat Spaghetti with Cherry Tomatoes. The Vegetarian Society

Quick and simple vegetarian recipes

National Vegetarian Week May 15 - 21 is all about getting stuck in and going veggie for the week.

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Discover a modern-day Viking voyage

Discover a modern-day Viking voyage

Jeannine Williamson embarks on a modern-day Viking voyage of discovery.

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Orange and white Gazania rigens aka Trailing Gazania flowers SUS-170604-101637001

Gardening tips from Stone Cross Garden Centre

The experts at Stone Cross Garden Centre reveal why there is so much to love about these often overlooked bedding superstars.

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Try National Vegetarian Week – it’s easier than you think

‘But what do you eat?’

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Love beauty? Think vegan

Kate Collier heads to Brighton to talk vegan skincare.

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Author Peter James talks about his latest book

Author Peter James talks about his latest book

As Peter James’ next book comes out this month, Laura Cartledge gets the inside story on the author’s writing.

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Eating avocados could beat heart disease and flab

Eating avocados could beat heart disease and flab

Eating half an avocado a day helps to shed the pounds and stave off heart disease and diabetes, say scientists.

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TRAVEL: Golfing getaway to relaxing retreat – Norfolk’s broad appeal

The stately stature of Dunston Hall at the end of a meandering drive, flanked by a procession of towering trees, confirms arrival at one of Norfolk’s premier addresses.

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St George's Day parade in Battle. Photo by Roberts Photographic. SUS-170424-071507001

By George! Big turn-out for the annual parade.

Scouting and Guiding members from the Senlac area and Bexhill marched in Battle on Sunday to celebrate St George’s Day.

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Bluebells at Angmering Park Estate. Photo by Lisa Jane

Best bluebell spots in Sussex – as chosen by our readers

Our readers have shared with us some of their favourite spots in the county to see these beautiful flowers.

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Owners pay £3,500 for their new pet

Owners pay £3,500 for their new pet

Pet owners stump up almost £3,500 in the first year of owning their animal, a survey has found.

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Byrd and Spry

Byrd and Spry’s how to guide - DIY decoration

Byrd and Spry’s Ella Turner shares her DIY Easter tips.

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COUNTY NEWS VIDEO: Fatboy Slim thrilled to be performing on ‘his doorstep’ at Wild Life

Sussex’s Norman Cook (aka Fatboy Slim) said he is thrilled to be performing on ‘his doorstep’ at this year’s Wild Life Festival.

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The lifetime of a homeowner - including moving out at 21 and spending £26 on redecorating

The lifetime of a homeowner - including moving out at 21 and spending £26 on redecorating

The average UK homeowner moves out of their parent’s at 21, lives in seven houses and spends £26,295 on redecorating over their lifetime, according to new research.

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Rhodendenrons

Get out in the garden ready for spring

Stone Cross Nurseries explore the spring sensation which offers some of the biggest and best blooms in spring.

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Hot cross buns

Make your own hot cross buns

Easter is just around the corner on Sunday, April 16.

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