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Sussex fairy lore at Rudyard Kipling’s family home, Bateman’s, this Christmas

Sussex fairy lore at Rudyard Kipling’s family home, Bateman’s, this Christmas

Author Rudyard Kipling was one of the many inspired by East Sussex’s fairy tale heritage when he lived at Bateman’s, Burwash in the early twentieth century.

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Get into the festive spirit with your local newspaper

Get into the festive spirit with your local newspaper

December is fast approaching and we want you the reader to help us mark the festive season in style.

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Lightwalker leads Robertsbridge Christmas celebrations

Lightwalker leads Robertsbridge Christmas celebrations

A stunning start to the festive period was made by the Christmas Capers event in Robertsbridge on Friday (December 4).

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Catsfield Christmas tree farmer supporting air ambulance

Catsfield Christmas tree farmer supporting air ambulance

A Catsfield Christmas tree farmer is raising funds for the air ambulance after he was airlifted by the charity helicopter 25 years ago.

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Major change to Rye Christmas lights

Major change to Rye Christmas lights

The Christmas lights in Rye will go along the side of the road instead of across it as organisers cannot afford to fix the faulty brackets.

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More than £3K given for Rye Christmas festival

More than £3K given for Rye Christmas festival

More than £3,000 was awarded to a not-for-profit community organisation to ‘rejuvenate’ Rye’s Christmas festival by the town council.

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

15 weird and wonderful Christmas food and drink facts

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