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TRAVEL: A259 remains closed due to gas leak

The A259 Littlehampton Road in Ferring remains closed in both directions because of a gas leak.

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Police, fire and gas experts are on the scene

A259 closed due to gas leak

Police have closed the A259 Littlehampton Road due to a gas leak near Asda supermarket.

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VIDEO: ‘Perfect girlfriend’ mannequin scares burglars

Shela Louise is not your typical security guard; six foot four, German, a snappy dresser – and made of plastic.

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COUNTY NEWS: Teenager sentenced for selling thousands of fake Bestival tickets

A teenager who admitted selling thousands of pounds worth of fake festival tickets has been sentenced to 21 months in a young offender institution.

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Katy Bourne, Sussex Police crime and commissioner

Katy Bourne welcomes £5 police council tax rise

Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne says she ‘welcomes’ confirmation of a £5 increase to the police’s share of council tax for next year.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for January 3 to 6, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for January 3 to 6, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing and South East Hampshire Magistrates’ Court sitting at Portsmouth from January 3 to 6, 2017.

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The Flying Scotsman, pictured here by Tim Williams

The Flying Scotsman comes to Sussex

Bluebell Railway has announced the ‘Flying Scotsman’ is coming to the line between April 13 and 19, 2017.

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TRAVEL NEWS: Buses replace trains in some areas

A reduced Southern rail service is in operation today, Saturday, January 21, and replacement buses are running in some areas.

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Craig Webb received 18 out of a possible 20 stars from the judges

COUNTY: Sussex man through on Gary Barlow’s talent show

Could it be magic? Sussex native Craig Webb is hoping so as he competes in a new UK-wide talent show on BBC One.

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Jason Sutherland-Rowe (middle) is a member of the 'commuter's club'

PICTURES: ‘Commuter’s club’ find fun way to enjoy their gruelling journey

After a long day in the city, most people dread the gruelling commute home – but this group of commuters have found a fun way to look forward to it.

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TRAVEL: Train lines blocked at Worthing due to ‘signalling fault’

TRAVEL: Train lines blocked at Worthing due to ‘signalling fault’

All lines have been blocked at Worthing railway station due to a signalling fault, according to Southern.

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VIDEO: ‘Make 2017 a year of hope’ say Trump protestors in Adur

More than 100 people met on the Adur Ferry Bridge today, the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration, for a peaceful protest.

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Katy Bourne at last year's election count with Michael Jones. The Labour runner up attempted to veto her plans for a council tax rise at a Sussex Police and Crime Panel meeting

Bid to veto Sussex PCC’s council tax rise fails

A bid to veto plans to increase Sussex Police’s share of council tax has failed.

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COUNTY NEWS: IKEA addresses rumours of Sussex move

IKEA has reconfirmed its interest in Sussex as a location for a potential new store.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for December 29 and 30, 2016

HM Courts Service: Results list for December 29 and 30, 2016

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing and South East Hampshire Magistrates’ Court sitting at Portsmouth from December 29 and 30, 2016.

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Cash-strapped ambulance trust forced to take out loan

A cash-strapped ambulance trust has been forced to take out a loan as it heads towards the end of the financial year several millions of pounds in debt.

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VIDEO: Aquarena approval reaction: ‘majestic’ or ‘a big mistake’?

The approval of plans to turn the Aquarena site into housing have split the community, with some labelling the designs ‘majestic’ and others saying it will be ‘a big mistake’,

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Aerial view of the proposed new homes. Picture Seaward Properties

Yapton homes ‘masterplan’ submitted

A developer has submitted a planning application to build 56 new homes in Yapton.

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ATM fees could be on the way

ATM fees could be on the way

Bank customers could soon be forced to pay to withdraw their own cash at ATM machines, following a dispute over who maintains them.

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West Sussex’s biggest trampoline park to open next month

West Sussex’s biggest trampoline park is set to open next month.

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