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Parents’ Christmas wish comes true with daughter’s birth

Two Worthing parents got the Christmas present of their dreams with the birth of their baby daughter.

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The warning comes almost ten years after 2,000 tons of wood washed up on Worthing Beach. Picture: Sarah Booker

Timber from cargo ship could wash up on Worthing Beach

Thirty cargo packages filled with timber could wash up on Worthing Beach after a Russian vessel shed its load in stormy conditions.

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Brenda Hart from Durrington at Fontwell Park Racecourse

Housebound cancer patient treated like royalty at the races

A horse-racing aficionado was treated like royalty when her carers took her out for a day at the races.

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Issa Sushi in South Street, Worthing is opening its doors this afternoon

Worthing town centre sushi bar to open this afternoon

A new sushi bar in the town centre will be opening its doors this afternoon.

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(Left to right) Bradley Gill, Aaron Brown and Ryan Meyer. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Trio jailed for robbing and assaulting taxi driver

Three men have been handed prison sentences for robbing and assaulting a taxi driver, police said.

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Wick, Littlehampton, West Sussex, UK. 9th December 2017. The annual Wickmas Christmas Event, called Wickmas Winter Wonderland, has held in the Wick Hall in Wick Village. The event is organised by the WIC team and supported by the Wick Village Traders Association. In Photo: The Mayor of Littlehampton, Councillor Billy Blanchard-Cooper, helps Father Christmas and his two helpers open the event. SUS-171212-135429003

PICTURES: Our mayor celebrates a magical Christmas

Who lives in a magical grotto and visits families across Littlehampton to spread Christmas cheer? Aside from Father Christmas, there is another candidate: the town mayor, Billy Blanchard-Cooper.

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Littlehampton Enterprise Hub has been sold to BizSpace. Picture: BizSpace

Former GP surgery site sold to build office space

The site which was once the town’s hope for a GP surgery has been sold to build office space.

Business
Dog fouling crackdown set to be extended

Dog fouling crackdown set to be extended

A litter and dog fouling enforcement trial is set to be extended for a further two years after seeing a vast improvement in the worst affected areas, the council has said.

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Pub landlord jailed for fiddling till records to dodge £85k tax bill

A former East Preston pub landlord who lied about his sales to evade £85,000 in tax has been jailed for 18 months.

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Leslie Joad, 70, from Courtwick Road

Patient feels neglected after wrapping rag around infected foot

A man who feels neglected by district nurses had to wrap an old t-shirt around his infected foot as a bandage.

Health
TRAVEL: Broken-down train causes delays

TRAVEL: Broken-down train causes delays

A broken-down train is causing delays on the network.

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A collapsed manhole is causing traffic delays on the A27 Sompting Bypass this morning. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

UPDATE: A27 temporary traffic lights removed

Southern Water has now removed the temporary traffic lights on the A27 which had caused gridlock today.

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Missing teen is found safe

Missing teen is found safe

A missing teenager has been found safe.

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A collapsed manhole is causing traffic delays on the A27 Sompting Bypass this morning. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Burst water main repairs cause severe A27 traffic

Repairs of a burst water main is causing traffic chaos on the A27 this morning.

Transport
Elderly lady conned into selling jewellery amid doorstep trader crackdown

Elderly lady conned into selling jewellery amid doorstep trader crackdown

Residents are being urged to say ‘no’ to doorstep traders and warn friends and relatives of the risks of selling to, or buying from, uninvited callers.

Crime
Broken-down vehicle causes traffic on Grinstead Lane

Broken-down vehicle causes traffic on Grinstead Lane

A broken-down vehicle has caused traffic on Grinstead Lane.

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The police helicopter was called upon

Cigarette theft sparks helicopter police hunt

A cigarette theft sparked a high-scale police hunt in the early hours of Friday morning.

Crime
‘Romance fraud’ victim loses £108,000 to bogus friend

‘Romance fraud’ victim loses £108,000 to bogus friend

A victim of ‘romance fraud’ who lost £108,000 has shared her story to warn others.

Crime
Police helicopter called to early morning break-in

Police helicopter called to early morning break-in

The police helicopter was deployed in the early hours of this morning to deal with a break-in.

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COUNTY NEWS: Woman woke up in field after being raped on night out

COUNTY NEWS: Woman woke up in field after being raped on night out

Police are seeking witnesses after a Horsham woman reported being raped following a night out with friends in Crawley.

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