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National Charity Partnership launches free online tool to help you get healthier this summer

Sussex residents wanting to get healthier this summer now have extra support to achieve their goals thanks to a new, free online tool.

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The paving has now been repaired in Northgate

Council fixes Chichester paving after insisting there’s ‘no evidence’ it was factor in falls

Paving where two people fell and were badly injured in the city centre has now been fixed - despite the county council insisting ‘there is no evidence that damaged footways were a factor’ in their accidents.

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Tom and Diane Poole. Diana believes her husband working with asbestos in Selsey in the 1970s caused his death

Widow seeks justice over husband’s asbestos death

The widow of a man who died from cancer caused by exposure to asbestos is seeking justice over his death.

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Up to 200 people attended the event. Picture: Steve Robards

Dementia Day draws 200 visitors for an ‘outstanding afternoon’

A Dementia Day in Haywards Heath attended by hundreds has been hailed as an ‘outstanding afternoon’.

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Sonny Hamilton, who turns three on Monday

Make Sonny’s dream to walk come true

Family and friends are doing everything they can to make a toddler’s dream of being able to walk come true.

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Father-of-six Milton Dunstall (second from the right, pictured next to daughter Tasha Beer) was badly injured in the incident

Chichester pedestrian ‘lucky to be alive’ after car collision

A Chichester man has survived a collision with a car but remains in intensive care with numerous injuries, his daughter has said.

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Michele Ammolla and wife Georgina with sons William and Henry. Photo by Derek Martin DM17313723a

Community rallies to support dad with terminal cancer

Father-of-two Michele Ammolla is feeling the best he has for quite some time.

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E-cigarette laws change this weekend - Here’s how vapers will be affected

E-cigarette laws change this weekend - Here’s how vapers will be affected

New tobacco laws affecting vapers who smoke e-cigarettes has come into force this weekend.

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Anna Duncan and Emma Blount  have already raised more than �800 towards their �1,000 target

Colleagues prepare for 100km challenge

In a moment of madness, two friends signed up to walk from London to Brighton, thinking they were more than fit enough for the fundraising effort.

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World War Two veterans Dave Fellowes and George Dunn enjoy catching up at Princess Marina House

Respite centre for RAF veterans wins award

Air force veterans have helped a Rustington respite centre to win an award.

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New rules come into effect

Cigarettes must be sold in standardised green packaging from this weekend

Cigarettes must be sold in standardised green packaging bearing graphic warnings of the dangers of smoking from this weekend as rules designed to prevent young people taking up the habit come into full effect.

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IN PICTURES: DIY SOS the Big Reveal

The hero volunteers who have transformed a home in just nine days got to see what their hard work will mean to the family who live there at the DIY SOS ‘Big Reveal’.

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David Bedding with his family in hospital

COUNTY NEWS: Daughter’s heartache over battle to save dad

“When people say their lives have been cut in half – that is how I feel.”

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Ambulance crews attend a woman who fell on Tuesday, May 16, in Northgate, in the same place as a 91-year-old broke her wrist last month

‘Four accidents a week on Chichester’s streets’

Four accidents are now happening every week on the streets of Chichester, a councillor says.

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The Dementia Support team at Salisbury House, the charity's base in Tangmere

Raising awareness of dementia with special activities

People are being urged to unite in a positive way against dementia, in a bid to offer help and improve care.

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MP sir Nicholas Soames alongside councillors and the residents at Hanover Court in Haywards Heath

Lifesaving equipment for ‘charming residents’

A defibrillator has been installed at a retirement estate in Haywards Heath.

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GAME in South Street will reopen next week

Chichester shop closed after asbestos found

GAME in Chichester is currently closed while asbestos is removed from the building.

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Goring Hall Hospital senior nurse Louise Slaney, director of nursing Gary McHardy, and nurse Jane Soukand

Goring hospital staff honoured on International Nurses Day

Staff at BMI Goring Hall Hospital are among those being honoured today on International Nurses Day.

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Carers can enjoy relaxing and therapeutic experiences at the event

Carers Day next month

A Carers Day is being held in Haywards Heath next month as part of National Carers Week.

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Participants can enjoy uplifting monthly support sessions every month

Monthly ‘Live Well’ sessions in Ardingly

A ‘Live Well’ programme for those experiencing long-term health conditions is available in Ardingly.

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