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£3million Huf Haus mansion could be yours for £25

The owners of a £3million mansion have decided to raffle it off after previous sales fell through.

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The garden shed is a popular place to hide a key.

Danger of leaving keys in ‘safe’ places

A new survey released today by UIA Mutual Insurance reveals that when we aren’t leaving our keys with other people, many of us will hide them in hidden locations outside of our house.

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TOWIE stars were at the pier yesterday

COUNTY NEWS: TOWIE stars spotted in Sussex

Stars from BAFTA-winning reality show The Only Way Is Essex (TOWIE) are filming in Sussex this week.

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South coast university accidentally develops plastic-eating enzyme

Scientists at a south coast university have inadvertently engineered an enzyme which can digest some of our most commonly polluting plastics, providing a potential solution to one of the world’s biggest environmental problems.

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Help on how to spot a Grand National winner

The Grand National, on Saturday, is a Great British sporting tradition, with millions of bets being placed and hundreds of thousands of office sweepstakes taking place across the UK.

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Video: Free must have travel apps that make holidaying cheaper and easier

Whether you’re heading to the beaches of Majorca, or crossing the pond to America, chances are you’re going to be taking a smartphone with you. But, how often do you set aside time to see what apps you can download in advance that could actually save you money while you’re away?

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Video: 2018 set to be the biggest year for pet travel

Say Bonjour to Marcel Le Corgi – the five year old Pembroke Welsh Corgi who has more than 70k followers on Instagram, making him the most popular corgi in the UK.

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Chilgrove's 'new' Gin and Tonic Toothpaste 'released' on April 1....

Chilgrove launches ‘Juniper Fresh’ Gin and Tonic Toothpaste

Chilgrove Spirits will launch what is thought to be the UK’s very first Gin and Tonic Toothpaste today (April 1).

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Video: The Magic Roundabout leaves kids without a Scooby Doo!

Kids today may enjoy having more TV to choose from than ever before and improved animation with HD TV, but for nearly one in three (30%) British adults, the Kids TV of their childhood will always come up trumps.

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Easter egg hunt

Seven cheap Easter break activities

Easter family fun needn’t be expensive as a discount shopping website is offering its pick of the top seven holiday activities which won’t break the bank.

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Hot Cross Buns dog danger warning

Hot Cross Buns dog danger warning

Pet pet owners are being warned to beware hot cross buns this Easter - because they’re potentially deadly to dogs.

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Menu experiment

Video: Can you see what’s on the menu?

Ever gone out for lunch or dinner, opened up the menu and thought “Oh no I’ve forgotten my glasses”, or worse “I just can’t read that” – if so, then you’re not alone!

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Chore Wars: Average Brit spends over 34 hours arguing about housework each year

Chore Wars: Average Brit spends over 34 hours arguing about housework each year

A poll of 2,000 adults by the recipe box company, shows that Brits spend an average of five hours on errands each week.

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Road signs - how many of these more obscure ones do you know?

Motorists are being reminded to maintain their knowledge of road signs after passing their driving test.

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Diesel tax, benefits & five other law changes you need to know about in 2018

Sometimes it feels like the law is constantly changing, threatening to catch out people who haven’t realised the regulations have shifted.

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Clocks go forward

Don’t lose sleep when the clocks change - adjust to the new time zone in 3 simple steps

The clocks spring forward on Sunday, March 25 at 1am.

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Revision guide

Four top tips to wrestle with revision and win!

The Easter break is almost upon us and tens of thousands of teenagers facing their GCSEs and A-level exams in the coming months will be using this time to get their heads down and revise.

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Video: Average worker spends extra eight hours and 15 minutes at work each week unpaid

The importance of knowing your rights at work cannot be over-stated. Knowing exactly what is expected of both yourself and your employer while within their employment can often be integral to ensuring you aren’t treated unfairly.

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Gallery: 10 facts you may not know about Sussex

We all enjoy living in Sussex and it certainly has a rich history.

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