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POLL: Is this the weirdest car in the county?

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Portland Avenue in Hove was closed while fire crews put out the car fire

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Drive-by arson attack’ closes road

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Firefighters tackled the blaze in Franklin Road in Durrington. Picture: Jeff Baker

COUNTY NEWS: Residential arson blaze destroys phone cable

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Barclays has reported that debit card and ATM transactions have been affected nationwide

Barclays customers face fresh card problems as system crashes

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Hiking for a Hero trek to support charities

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Adur Valley watercolour goes under the hammer

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COUNTY NEWS: i360 closed for repairs after breakdown

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Martin McGinlay will be raising funds for Leukaemia CARE

Worthing man to take on London Marathon in bid to raise £2,000

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Joan Crane (five years experience as a volunteer), Nick Gibb, Jackie Johnson (co-ordinator)

MP visits Littlehampton Child Contact Centre

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Southern Rail services disrupted by RMT industrial action

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The map, produced by Stephen Holcroft, shows which parish councils are for and against a re-run

Parish councils give reasons for and against an A27 consultation re-run

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The debate will be broadcast live on the Chichester Observer Facebook page from 2pm on Thursday

Observer to host Facebook Live debate on the A27

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A red Mini Cooper overturned. All pictured Eddie Mitchell

Car overturns in A27 Hollingbury crash

Transport

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Drive-by arson attack’ closes road

Crime
Firefighters tackled the blaze in Franklin Road in Durrington. Picture: Jeff Baker

COUNTY NEWS: Residential arson blaze destroys phone cable

Crime

Tasers and spit hoods backed by Sussex Police bosses

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Police are looking to trace this missing rifle.

UPDATE: Hunt for missing rifle stolen in burglary

Crime

County's £1million proposal for school counsellors

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Lexie White, left, and Hannah Wardrop were chosen to sing at Wantage Choral Societys 10th snniversary event

VIDEO: Professional debut ‘remarkable achievement’

Education
Southgate Primary School

Primary school dropped by academy trust

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Preparing for National Theatre Connections 2017 Youth Theatre Festival

Academy performs as part of national festival

Education
All the children in key stage two at St Philips Catholic Primary School in Arundel took part in the 5k Camel Trek

PICTURES: Camel Trek success at Arundel school

Education
From left, practice manager Danielle Carver, dentist Carol Mulready, head nurse Tina Carter-Glue, chiropractor Lynne Johnson and trainee dental nurse Louise Kurzen. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks170079-1

Sweet success for dental practice

Business

VIDEO: Worthing mayor officially opens shop

Business
Travel news

Southern Rail services disrupted by RMT industrial action

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Retiring fire chief ends career with mix of ‘pride and sadness’

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Southern train

Rail bosses: Southern strikes ‘impotent and ineffective’

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Nine in ten Southern trains ran during strike

Politics 1
A wallaby at Tilgate Nature Centre SUS-160203-161627001

Bid to reintroduce free winter admission to Tilgate Nature Centre defeated

Politics

Town centre church building put up for sale

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Small Heath. Photo: John Murray, Butterfly Conservation

Butterflies declining more rapidly in urban areas

Environment
Song thrush heralds spring

Spring well on its way in Sussex according to Nature Calendar

Environment
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Menace of heavy lorries in town centre street

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NHS news

Fears that hospital could be ‘downgraded’

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Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Health
Morrisons

Supermarket recalls meat product after listeria is found in packs

Health

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

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