In this week’s Mid Sussex Times...

Mid Sussex Times, August 28
Mid Sussex Times, August 28

A have-a-go pensioner from Burgess Hill fights off a gun-wielding burglar by threatening him with a kitchen knife - despite first being struck with a crowbar.

An action group is opposing a 475 new home s plan which has been submitted to Mid Sussex District Council.

Joy for the Hartin family as Daniel,3, has his life-changing op in America. The family have been fundraising the treatment which will hopefully enable Dan to walk.

Making Waves on the Broadway was a fantastic success - see our pictures and report from the event.

Schools and colleges across Mid Sussex celebrated a bumper haul of GCSE results. Full report and pictures - plus a special report on Oakmeeds, which got its first set of results since being placed in special measures in March.

Find the home or car of your dreams in our property and motors’ sections.

In the WOW Guide, we have all the latest entertainments news, reviews and listings.

In sport, Haywards Heath picked up their first points of the football season, there’s a sensational finish to Hurstpierpoint Bowls Club’s finals day and Steffan Piolet hit a brilliant hundered for Cuckfield against Eastbourne.

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