Christmas News
St Catherine’s Hospice offers a home for unwanted Christmas presents

St Catherine’s Hospice offers a home for unwanted Christmas presents

A well-known hospice is offering to take any unwanted Christmas gifts as the ‘season of giving’ is finally over.

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Haywards Heath Lions Club aids more than 100 children over festive season

Haywards Heath Lions Club aids more than 100 children over festive season

Families in need were helped during the festive season thanks to kind-hearted Haywards Heath residents and the Lions club.

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LVS Hassocks students preform for parents at musical showcase

LVS Hassocks students preform for parents at musical showcase

A group of students from a specialist school celebrated Christmas in style with a last day of term ‘Christmas Sharing’ event.

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Broker’s Bennett pledged to help charities over festive season

Broker’s Bennett pledged to help charities over festive season

A Burgess Hill insurance brokers have pledged its support this Christmas to two separate charities.

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Hurstpierpoint resident collecting Christmas trees in aid of children’s hospice

Hurstpierpoint resident collecting Christmas trees in aid of children’s hospice

Hurstpierpoint resident Paul Wilkinson is collecting and disposing of Christmas Trees in return for a donation of any amount to charity.

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Santa Claus to consume a staggering 17,770 mince pies in Mid Sussex this Christmas

Santa Claus to consume a staggering 17,770 mince pies in Mid Sussex this Christmas

Santa’s famous red suit will be straining at the seams this Christmas thanks to the generosity of boys and girls in Mid Sussex.

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Councillors assist tackling Christmas rush at Haywards Heath delivery office

Councillors assist tackling Christmas rush at Haywards Heath delivery office

The Haywards Heath delivery office has some special visitors to see first hand the operation of delivering Christmas post.

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Festive hampers delivered to people in need in Burgess Hill this Christmas

Festive hampers delivered to people in need in Burgess Hill this Christmas

Festive hampers containing food and seasonal fare have been delivered to families and individuals this Christmas thanks to kind and generous donations from the Burgess Hill community.

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Downlands Community School’s festive forest raises over £600 for Chestnut Tree House

Downlands Community School’s festive forest raises over £600 for Chestnut Tree House

Year seven, eight and ten students at Downlands Community School had a hectic hour on when they created a ‘Christmas tree forest’.

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Ditchling Festival of Light – all you need to know

Ditchling Festival of Light – all you need to know

Ditchling Festival of Light takes place next Friday (December 7), and will include the Lucia Singers Procession.

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A defence of the Brussels sprout - written by a scientist

by Trevor George, King's College LondonBrussels sprouts, like their European namesake, divide opinion. Some people embrace the flavour

5 ways to cut down your food waste this Christmas

by Elliot Woolley, Loughborough UniversityThe average family throws away about £700 worth of food each year. This is not just a drain

This is the 10 day festive weather forecast - and when snow could hit

Many people may have been dreaming of a 'white Christmas', but what are the experts saying?Some will be disappointed to hear that we may be

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