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PC’s career in jeopardy as he faces allegations of lying to Barclays

A Durrington police officer’s career is on the line as he faces accusations of lying about fraudulent withdrawals from ATMs.

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The 20-year-old man has been arrested for drug offences

Man arrested for drug offences after police chase crash

A man has been arrested for drug offences after he tried to evade police in Worthing on Thursday (25 May), police said.

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National Charity Partnership launches free online tool to help you get healthier this summer

National Charity Partnership launches free online tool to help you get healthier this summer

Sussex residents wanting to get healthier this summer now have extra support to achieve their goals thanks to a new, free online tool.

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VIDEO: May Day at St Wilfrid’s

The sun shone for today’s May Day celebrations at St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School in Angmering.

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New life-saving advice says floating, not swimming, could prevent drowning in cold water

New life-saving advice says floating, not swimming, could prevent drowning in cold water

People should ‘fight their instincts’ and float rather than try to swim if they fall into water, according to new advice from the RNLI.

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Aldi recalls beer due to allergy fears

Aldi has recalled a range of gluten-free beer owing to an undeclared ingredient which could cause an allergic reaction.

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General election June 8

Worthing West candidates make their pitches for your vote

Candidates for election in Worthing West on June 8 have made their pitches for Parliament.

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Brits unknowingly breaking law on road

Brits unknowingly breaking law on road

One in four motorists admit to regularly ‘taking risks’ on the road, a study has found.

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Warning issued as torrential rain and lightning possible across Sussex

A Met Office warning for the South-East has been issued for torrential rain that could cause problems for drivers and lead to possible flooding on Sunday and Monday.

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Some of those taking part in Guild Cares first charity abseil on Saturday

First Guild Care abseil affected by wind

Guild Care’s first fundraising abseil was a great success, seeing a brave group of people make their way down Portsmouth’s Spinnaker Tower.

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Armed police at Bognor incident

Police have confirmed armed officers are currently attending an incident in Aldwick, Bognor, but that there is ‘no risk to the public’.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sherlock star opens Sussex cinema

Sherlock star Martin Freeman was guest of honour at private event in Lewes last night (Thursday) to launch the Depot cinema.

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Railway buffet owner forced to cut staff due to tough trade

A railway buffet owner whose business hung in the balance due to the rail strikes has suffered a fresh setback.

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ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

An article on The Independent is being widely shared on social media suggesting that a 30% increase in turnout among 18 to 24-year-olds would make the election of a majority Conservative government on June 8 rather unlikely. It followed a tweet by Alan Firth, a linguist at Newcastle University, commenting on an article by the vice president of the National Union of Students, Shelly Asquith. When contacted by The Conversation, Firth said that the calculations made in The Independent article reflected his own.

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PICTURES: May Day at St Margaret’s

May Day celebrations were the crowning glory to end the first half of the school summer term, as is traditional in Angmering.

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Caption: Highways England is lifting more than 300 miles of roadworks (image available on Flickr)

Roadworks lifted for the bank holiday

Highways England is lifting more than 300 miles of roadworks to help people travelling this May bank holiday, with 80 miles lifted across the South-East.

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Armed police were seen in Salisbury Road, Worthing. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

UPDATE: Armed police raid caused by paintball guns

The armed police raid that closed a road today was due to paintball guns in a house.

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VIDEO UPDATE: Builders who saw armed police incident praise officers

Two builders who got caught up in the armed police incident that closed a town centre road praised officers for their ‘calm and cool’ response.

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Latest forecast for your Bank Holiday weather

There will be plenty of hot sunny weather across Sussex in the lead up to the weekend before thunderstorms may develop in some places, according to the latest information from the Met Office.

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Rail passengers advised to check before they travel over Bank Holiday

Passengers in Sussex are reminded to check before they travel this Spring Bank Holiday weekend as Network Rail continues to rebuild London Bridge and the surrounding tracks as part of the Thameslink Programme.

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