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Rotary club president returns to India

Rotarian Val Trevor has made a return visit to India to continue her support for the End Polio Now campaign.

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Warnings over toy after young girl ends up in hospital with arsenic poisoning

A mother has issued a warning on social media about the dangers of a new kid’s toy after her daughter was rushed to hospital with alleged arsenic poisoning.

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(From L to R) Caregiver Lucy Relf, owner Simon McGee, client Kathleen and care manager Lisa Kail

Bognor and Chichester home care provider rated ‘outstanding’

A care company that provides support for older people in Chichester and Bognor Regis in their homes has been given the highest rating possible.

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Chichester care home closure a ‘difficult decision’

A care home is to close, its owner has announced with sadness.

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UPDATE: Road closure planned for Sidlesham ‘stink’ investigation

A closure of Selsey Road will take place so further investigations can take place to identify the mysterious source of the ‘awful smell’ in Sidlesham.

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Sidlesham ‘stink’ cause is identified

People have been warned not to walk through water from an overflowing ditch in Sidlesham which may be contaminated with sewage.

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How the Surrey And Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust is coping this winter

NHS England is publishing data each week which documents how each hospital trust is coping with the winter crisis based on key indicators.

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Drug related mental health admissions in West Sussex increase by a fifth

Drug related mental health admissions in West Sussex increase by a fifth

The number of hospital admissions in West Sussex for patients with drug related mental health issues has increased by a fifth in the last four years.

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Residents moved due to ‘care concerns’ at Selsey home

A care home appears to have closed, with West Sussex County Council saying families had ‘concerns about care and support’ there.

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Justin and Angela Moulding on their wedding day

Father-to-be fighting to recover from hypoxic brain injury

Four days after learning he and his wife were finally to have the babies they longed for, Justin Moulding suffered a sudden cardiac arrest.

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Natalie Cleverly will be volunteering in Tamil Nadu

Gap year student heading to India to make a difference

Wanting to make a difference in her gap year, Natalie Cleverly is heading to India to help bring about change for young people there.

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The opening of the new purpose-built centre for Citizens Advice Shoreham in 2016. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks1600034-1

Advice service alters focus due to demand

Citizens Advice Shoreham is changing its service in response to increased demand for telephone and digital advice.

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COUNTY NEWS: Report released into mysterious toxic haze on Sussex coast

A government report into the mysterious gas haze that descended on the Sussex coast last summer has been released.

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Fishbourne nursing home again warned to improve

Inspectors have again told a care home it needs to improve.

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The group running for Sarcoma UK for Chichester mum Mel

Mel ‘overwhelmed’ by her army of Chichester 10k runners

Hundreds took part in Sunday’s Chichester 10k but for one large group there was an extra motivation to reach the finish line.

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Colin Stepney and other Arundel residents recently gathered to protest against new delivery charges at the Lloyds Pharmacy. Picture: Derek Martin

Pharmacy campaign update: ‘we have to wait and hope’

The leaders of the campaign to bring a pharmacy back to Arundel have welcomed the publication of West Sussex County Council’s Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) report.

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Celia Powis is presented with a bouquet by South Downs Leisure

Popmo teacher celebrates 80th birthday

Popmobility instructor Celia Powis is still teaching at 80 – ten years after she fought to keep her job.

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Sussex Partnership staff at its inpatient children's unit, Chalkhill, Haywards Heath

Teenager talks about her severe anxiety for Children’s Mental Health Week

A young woman has opened up about her battle with severe anxiety to help others who are struggling for Children’s Mental Health Week.

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Deborah Simpson Boston has found friendship and support at the British Red Cross charity shop

Charity shop offers friendship and support

Volunteering in a charity shop can be hugely rewarding, as fashion blogger Deborah Simpson Boston has found.

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