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Poki Co playing at the Zywiec barbecue

Twin town visit inspires musical invite

Musicians from Adur’s twin town in Poland have been flown over specially for Shoreham RiverFest.

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Student’s photo project pays homage to Sussex

A student from Horsham has celebrated the completion of her BA (Hons) photography degree at Southampton Solent University by showcasing her work to the public.

Claire Martin

Claire Martin’s swinging into September with Shoreham Ropetackle gig

Claire Martin and The Dave Newton Trio are heading to Shoreham’s Ropetackle Arts Centre on Friday, September 2 (8pm).

Peter Lovesey

Peter Lovesey: ‘Diamond takes on a different role each time’

Bath-based detective Peter Diamond – creation of Chichester crime writer Peter Lovesey – reaches his quarter of a century this year.

Harry the Piano

Horsham Music Circle celebrates 75 years with exciting new programme

Horsham Music Circle celebrates its 75th anniversary year with “an exciting programme of performances by the most outstanding musicians on the concert circuit today”.

Cinema rss

Cell

Film review: Cell (3 out of 5)

Most of us have a mobile phone. We use it every day to keep in touch with work, friends and family and find out what’s going on in the world.

Swallows and Amazons

Film review: Swallows and Amazons (3 out of 5)

Swallows and Amazons was one of those children’s books that always seemed to me to be of its time.

5 real-life uses for the Jedi mind trick. Photo: Shutterstock

Star Wars trailer and 5 real-life uses for the Jedi mind trick

When the first Star Wars movie, Episode IV - A New Hope, hit cinema screens in 1977 audiences were blown away by the space opera’s visual effects and the rich, vibrant universe.

The Beatles. Photo: Shutterstock

How well do you know your Beatles lyrics?

Next month sees the release of a new Beatles documentary, directed by Oscar winner Ron Howard.

Eddie the Eagle

DVD review: Eddie the Eagle (3 out of 5)

The story of Eddie ‘the Eagle’ Edwards is remarkable and one that was just crying out for a movie.

Columnists rss

Spicy barbecued shoulder of lamb with tzatziki

TONY STAPLES: Go large on the barbecue with spicy lamb this bank holiday

Forget the usual barbecue fare this bank holiday weekend. Impress your friends with a whole joint of lamb. It’s easier to do than you think, says Tony Staples, executive head chef of the Arora Hotel...

Katy Bourne

Katy Bourne's video log: Sussex PCC calls time on hate crime

This summer I joined forces with the organisers of Pride and one of the oldest independent breweries in Sussex, Harveys, to help make Sussex #NoPlaceForHate.

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Life on Tapp with Blaise Tapp SUS-160516-112125001

Future woes of living in a material world

Everybody knows that Eskimos have 50 different words for snow but in our house we have nearly as many for describing not having loads of money.

Teville Gate. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

Comment: Time for Teville Gate owners to reveal their hand

Convincing readers that development of a key site could be imminent – after years of disappointment – is like attempting to persuade them that a chocolate teapot will serve its purpose.

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Crawley Town fan Geoff Thornton gives his news in  his new column SUS-150216-162649002

TASTE OF THE TERRACE: Akinde gets rid of his clown shoes

Barnet seem to be Crawley’s nemesis in League Two, especially former Reds’ striker John Akinde.

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Outdoor gym equipment provided by Arun District Council and its partners

Al fresco fitness for all ages

An outdoor gym roadshow has been organised by Arun Wellbeing to encourage al fresco fitness.

Food and Drink rss

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Coca-Cola bottle ‘most iconic packaging’

The Cola-Cola glass bottle has been voted as the most iconic packaging on the UK’s shelves.

The Halfway Bridge

Restaurant Review: Halfway by name but no half measures

On the neighbouring table a party of four were celebrating an 18th birthday.

Ale at Amberley beer festival 2015 SUS-151108-095643001

CAMRA: Ale at Amberley to be even better this year

Ale at Amberley organisers say the annual beer festival is shaping up to be even better than last year.

The Richard Onslow in Cranleigh, Surrey. SUS-140204-132539003

REVIEW: The Richard Onslow, Cranleigh

Is there anything more perfect than a sunny summer’s afternoon, eating a lovely roast in the English countryside?

Gardening rss

Summer show in Storrington SUS-160816-103222001

Summer show brings riot of colour

On a beautiful, cloudless, sunny afternoon, Storrington Horticultural Society held their summer show in the village hall on Saturday August 6.

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Show blessed with perfect weather

On Saturday August 13, the Small Dole Horticultural Society held its 72nd Summer Show on Mackley’s Sports Field, Small Dole.

Games and Gaming rss

No Mans Sky is undeniably a work of art

Console Corner: No Man’s Sky review

Video game escapism in its purest form.

King of Fighters XIV launches on August 26th

Console Corner: The King of Fighters lives on

The King of the Fighters is back in full 3D glory and with the biggest roster of combatants ever.

Inside is a worthy successor to the hit puzzler Limbo

A creepy but worthy successor coming to PlayStation 4

Good news for fans of spine-tingling, creepy puzzle platformers this week... because Inside - from the creators of the equally creepy Limbo - is coming to PlayStation 4.

There are so many options to negotiate each scenario

Deus Ex demands un-Divided attention

August promises to be a summer sizzler for video games.

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