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Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant.

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IN PICTURES: DIY SOS the Big Reveal

The hero volunteers who have transformed a home in just nine days got to see what their hard work will mean to the family who live there at the DIY SOS ‘Big Reveal’.

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Is your car on the recall list?

DVSA issue vehicle recall warning – is yours on the list?

The DVSA have issued a list of vehicles that are currently wanted for recall for safety reasons as part of the DVSA safety recall scheme.

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Mark Bennett, CEO of Bennett Christmas Insurance Brokers.

Trained staff the first defence against cyber attack says Sussex consultant

The NHS ransomware attack should be seen as a wake-up call for businesses to train staff in basic cyber security, irrespective of their sector or size, a Sussex insurance consultant has said.

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COUNTY NEWS: Southern’s warning ahead of Seagulls’ parade

Rail operator Southern has warned that although it is putting on extra carriages for Sunday’s promotion parade, passengers should expect a ‘long wait’ at stations.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex rail services back on track after signal fault

Southern services are running as normal after a signalling fault disrupted all routes from Brighton this afternoon (May 10).

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Brighton Station SUS-160526-170941001

COUNTY NEWS: Major disruption to Sussex rail services

Southern Rail said a ‘major fault’ with signalling systems is causing ‘major disruption’ on services across Sussex this afternoon (May 10).

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Children’s nightlights recalled over safety fears

Children’s nightlights recalled over safety fears

A range of nightlights have been recalled over fears that the products could overheat and pose a safety issue.

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Mid-week curfew for London to Sussex trains

Southern is to limit its late-night trains from London during the week so that Network Rail can carry out ‘maintenance and improvement works’.

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The Compass Card scheme is an initiative that helps disabled young people and their families

Sporting discounts for disabled young people

Young people with special education needs or disabilities can now enjoy half price sports activities at parks in Burgess Hill, Lindfield and Haywards Heath.

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Mark Brailsford, Brighton's political satirist and director of the Treason Show, singing the Southern protest song at Brighton station

COUNTY NEWS: Southern Rail protest song goes viral

A video of a Southern protest song performed went viral this weekend, with more than 30,000 views on social media.

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Burgess Hill Academy hopes to bring the exciting and alternative education programme to students

Tesco Bags for Help Scheme funds education programme

Shoppers at Tesco who have purchased a 5p bag are helping bring an ‘exciting alternative’ education programme to Burgess Hill Academy.

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Store manager Bryan Clarke  with Lizzie and Trevor Judd from Lizzies Food Factory who came to judge cakes and Shaunagh Wheelen with her winning cake

Tesco raises more than £1,000 in memory of employee

More than £1,000 has been raised by Tesco in Burgess Hill for two charities in memory of an employee who recently passed away.

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MP backs multi-millon investment at Gatwick Airport

The MP for Crawley has backed a multi-million pound investment at Gatwick Airport which is expected to provide more than 100 jobs.

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McDonalds  Picture: Sarah Standing

McDonald’s will roll out its new UK home delivery service this summer

Hold onto your hats fast food lovers - you will soon to be able to have your Big Mac and McFlurry delivered straight to your front door.

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In Amberley, this well presented two bedroom house with garage has a benefit of stunning views of the South Downs (�325,000, Fowlers of Storrington)

PROPERTY NOTES: Spring local property market update

Spring may traditionally herald the start of the buying and selling season but it’s already in flow according to some of our top local agents.

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Jerry Bradford and Steve Bird from Burgess Hill Community Radio and Lion Tony Parris

Chinese meal raises £1,000 for charity

A £1,000 has been raised by the community following a chinese meal.

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British Transport Police has launched a campaign warning youngsters to keep off the tracks. SUS-160816-134028001

VIDEO: Number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Alarming new figures from Network Rail and British Transport Police reveal more people than ever are risking their lives on the rail network by trespassing on the tracks in the south east region.

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The shopping centre will also be offering exclusive in-store discounts. Picture: Victoria Gibbs

25th birthday bash at County Mall

Crawley’s County Mall Shopping Centre will be celebrating its 25th birthday this month.

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