Sussex

West Sussex council 'plans for worst' with 4.99% tax hike

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 19:57
West Sussex councillors voted in favour of a 4.99% increase to council tax in order to meet its statutory duties.

Sussex hole in heart girl is a catwalk model

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 17:16
Amy Lee, eight, is modelling at London and New York fashion weeks.

Drug driver jailed for killing grandmother in Hove

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:45
Adrian Fasan is jailed for five years for hitting 85-year-old Catherine Akehurst as she crossed a road.

Schoolchildren across England 'on strike' over climate

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 15:20
Pupils walk out of schools across the country to declare a "climate emergency".

Police ram car thief in East Sussex

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:48
A car thief tried to make his escape from police in East Sussex - but didn't get far.

Shoreham air crash: Pilot denies flying near buildings

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 14:01
Andrew Hill has defended his performance at three air shows in the year before the Shoreham crash.

Climate strike: Schoolchildren protest over climate change

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:33
Thousands of people gather in London, as students around the UK miss school to call for action.

Fake Xanax pills sold to pupils 'may contain Fentanyl'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:01
A batch of counterfeit pills sold to schoolchildren in Sussex may have contained the synthetic opioid.

Shamima Begum: IS teen's return to UK 'could be prevented'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 07:34
The home secretary says those who left Britain to join IS were "full of hate for our country".

Brad Hall: Bobsleigh pilot launches crowdfunding appeal to raise money to hire a sled

BBC Sussex News Feed - Fri, 02/15/2019 - 00:51
British bobsleigh pilot Brad Hall hopes a crowdfunding campaign will help raise the £6,000 he needs to hire a two-man sled for March's World Championships.

FA Cup: Lewes working group to propose 'radical increase' in women's prize money

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 22:15
Lewes are forming a "small working group" to draft a proposal calling for a "radical increase" in Women's FA Cup prize money.

Brighton & Hove Albion v Derby County

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 15:03
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's FA Cup game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Derby County.

Shoreham air crash trial: Pilot Andrew Hill admits mistake at Southport show

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 13:44
Andrew Hill tells a jury of the "nasty dawning moment" as he headed towards the crowd at Southport.

British IS schoolgirl 'wants to return home'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 08:10
One of three teenagers who left the UK in 2015 to join the Islamic State group is living in a camp in Syria.

Most English local authorities 'plan to raise council tax'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:31
The expected increases come as many local authorities plan to cut spending, research suggests.

'I skip school to demand climate change action'

BBC Sussex News Feed - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 01:29
Every Friday morning, 13-year-old Holly Gillibrand protests at the gates of her school.

Village ATM ram-raid caught on CCTV

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 16:27
Thieves who stole a cash machine from a store are being hunted by police

Man jailed for life for killing partner in Maresfield

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 13:42
Ralph Fairman suffocated Samantha Toms at her home in East Sussex.

Shoreham air crash trial: Pilot Andrew Hill gives evidence

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 13:12
Andrew Hill is accused of 11 counts of manslaughter by gross negligence.

Price of flats fell in England last year, says Land Registry

BBC Sussex News Feed - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 11:26
The cost of a semi-detached houses rose the fastest, but the overall pace of house price growth slowed.

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