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West Sussex

microbrewery helps restore national park walkway

AN AWARD-WINNING microbrewery has brewed up funding for the South Downs National Park Trust.

Business
Henri Lloyd was the official clothing partner of the 84th JP Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race

Marine clothing retailer Henri Lloyd goes into administration after 55 years

FASHION and clothing retailer Henri Lloyd has gone into administration, blaming challenging high street conditions.

Business

Jobs at House of Fraser in Chichester to be axed as shop is earmarked for closure

MORE than 160 jobs at a city centre department store will be axed after embattled high street chain House of Fraser revealed a sweeping set of shop closures.

Business
An aerial image of the new developments

Bunn Leisure announces new plans for its £12m entertainment complex

MIDWAY through a £17m investment programme, holiday park business Bunn Leisure has announced new plans for its 300-acre holiday complex on the Selsey Peninsula in West Sussex.

Business
The Velo event is coming to the south coast later this year

Fareham coach firm partners with major new cycle event

AN AWARD-WINNING coach firm has been named official travel partner for a new 100-mile cycle race.

Business
Penelope Keith in rehearsal for The Chalk Garden at Chichester Festival Theatre, May/June 2018. Picture by Catherine Ashmore.

'We aren't giving people the chance to be bad in order to get good'

Dame Penelope Keith admits she was terrified the first time she set foot on the Chichester Festival Theatre stage 41 years ago.
Theatre

Council gets funds to fix potholes

AN EXTRA £540,000 to fill potholes has been committed by West Sussex County Council.

Politics
A chef's demonstration event at the Festival of Food and Racing at Goodwood

Race-goers enjoy three-day food festival at Goodwood

MORE THAN 22,000 racegoers enjoyed three days of culinary delights and racing at Goodwood Racecourse.

News

VIDEO: Goodwood May Festival ends on high note

The Festival Stakes and Tapster Stakes were the highlights as forecast showers and storms missed Goodwood and a large crowd enjoyed a sunny final day of the track's festival of racing and food.
Racing
REGIONAL: Murder investigation launched after woman is found dead in bed

REGIONAL: Murder investigation launched after woman is found dead in bed

A murder investigation has been launched after police officers found a woman dead in a bed.

Crime

Meeting to discuss A27 improvements in Chichester

PLANS for the future of the A27 at Chichester will be discussed next month.

Politics
Racing at Goodwood Picture: Malcolm Wells

Police and sniffer dogs - and booze restrictions - brought in to avert more trouble at Goodwood racing

A RACECOURSE is upping its security after a shocking brawl broke out between punters at a meeting.

Crime
The driver has been convicted of dangerous driving and driving without due care and attention

Driver ignored police who closed road after a motorbike accident because ‘he didn’t want his microwave meals to melt’

A MAN who put the safety of his microwave meals above that of a police officer has been fined.

News
Guns discovered in the raid. Picture: NCA

REGIONAL: Handguns and grenades seized as police raid lorry

FIVE handguns and three grenades were seized as police stormed a lorry in West Sussex.

Crime

West Sussex council and fire service support LGBT+ awareness day

FIRE stations are showing their support for International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia by flying rainbow flags.

News
Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Train times are changing from Sunday: is your route affected?

Rail commuters have been urged to check planned train timetable changes which will see more than four million trains rescheduled from Sunday 20 May onwards.

Travel
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Man who died on A27 is named

POLICE have named a man who died on the A27.

News
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Tributes paid following tragic cyclist’s death on A27

TRIBUTES have poured in online following the death of a cyclist.

News

Coastguard issue plea after nearly 100 children reported missing at beaches

A PLEA has been issued for parents to keep an eye on youngsters at the beach after the coastguard responded to 94 missing children reports over May Bank Holiday weekend.

News
Summer Icon (yellow silks) goes toe to toe with Taurean Star (red cap) in the third race of the day / Picture by Malcolm Wells

Sun shines on Goodwood opener - but disturbance mars day

Trebles for jockey Harry Bentley and trainer Ralph Beckett were the highlight of the season opener at Goodwood - but the event was somewhat overshadowed by a disturbance that left six people needing medical treatment.
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