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BREAKING: Hunting dogs 'out of control' at cat sanctuary, says charity

A cat sanctuary in Brede has criticised a local hunt group saying a pack of dogs was 'out of control' on its grounds this evening (Tuesday).

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The See Haven Club, which meets at the Charter Centre in Bexhill is one of the support groups facing closure.

Dementia support groups face closure

Popular East Sussex dementia support groups are facing closure due to ‘a loss of funding’ from local government.

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Labour Party members with Peter Chowney at this year's General Election

Labour names its new candidates for May 2018

The Labour Party has announced a sweep of new candidates for Hastings Borough Council, as the party prepares for an ‘all-out’ election in May 2018.

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Heavy snow in Hastings

UPDATE: Heavy snow closes schools

UPDATE: Several local schools are closed today (Monday) as a result of heavy snow.
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Major shake-up for Southeastern rail

The Southeastern rail franchise is set for a major shake-up after being put out to tender by the Government this week.

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Battle man arrested after serious crash

A Battle man has been arrested after a woman and a baby girl suffered serious injuries in a collision near Crowborough this weekend.

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COUNTY NEWS: Katie Hopkins event cancelled after protest

A talk by the controversial columnist Katie Hopkins was cancelled last night (Saturday) after a demonstration by around 100 protestors.

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The weather forecast for next week in Sussex

WEATHER FORECAST: Frosty start to week ahead

There is widespread frost across Sussex this morning (Sunday) starting a cold winter week.

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Marshlink CRP holds AGM

Plans to improve rail services took centre stage as the Marshlink Community Rail Partnership (CRP) held its annual general meeting on Friday (November 24).

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TRAVEL: Icy conditions cause delays

TRAVEL: Icy conditions cause delays

Icy conditions are causing major delays to rail services across Sussex this morning (Saturday).

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Police specials join teams in Hastings and Rother

Sussex Police says it is to begin deploying volunteer special constables to assist with a new operation in Hastings and Rother.

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Cyclist died in crash on 'poor' road surface, inquest hears

A popular Bexhill cyclist who died in a collision near Fairlight earlier this year had crossed on to the wrong side of the road while turning into a sharp bend, an inquest heard this week.
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Burglars steal designer jackets worth £10,000

Police are investigating after more than £10,000 worth of designer jackets were stolen from an outfitters shop in Rye.
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Victim died after fall ‘caused by single punch’, court hears

A 60-year-old man was killed and his brother seriously wounded in a sudden street attack by two men at a Hastings taxi rank, a court has heard this week.

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Labour executive committee resigns over harassment claims

The leadership of the Bexhill and Battle constituency Labour Party (CLP) unanimously resigned this week due to allegations of ‘serious abuse and harassment’.

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Dozens of Pontins have been dismissed from work over disputed claims of 'gross misconduct'. Photo by Sid Saunders.

COUNTY NEWS: Pontins fires staff in 'gross misconduct' dispute

Dozens of staff members have been dismissed from Pontins Camber Sands over disputed claims of gross misconduct.

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Dozens of Pontins have been dismissed from work over disputed claims of 'gross misconduct'. Photo by Sid Saunders.

Pontins staff sacked over disputed claims of ‘gross misconduct'

Dozens of staff members have been dismissed from Pontins Camber Sands over disputed claims of gross misconduct.
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Police seek man after Camber pub attack

Police have released a CCTV image of a man thought to be connected to an attack in a Camber pub.

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Astronomer shares thoughts on red sky phenomenon

The founder and chairman of the East Sussex Astronomical Society has shared his thoughts on today's unusual weather conditions.

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