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Places

Mon, 15:19
Film-making outside Brighton Dome and Royal Pavilion in 1937. Courtesy of Royal Pavilion and Museums, Brighton and Hove

Long before the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, Sussex was at the pioneering forefront of film.

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Mon, 14:44
Stopham Park from the garden (Photo by by Jim Holden)

Stopham Park is home to one of Sussex’s oldest families, and the new house is packed full of stories as Duncan Hall discovers

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Mon, 09:53

Communities across West Sussex will fall silent today (Monday 22 August) as people mark the first anniversary since the Shoreham Air Show tragedy.

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Friday, August 19, 2016
Brighton by James Stringer (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0) via flic.kr/p/5bGGQw. Edited with addtext.com.

10 of the most beautiful, inspiring and simply stunning photos of Sussex shared on Instagram over the past week...

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Hastings is the town on everyone’s lips this year. In February it celebrated the opening of the world’s biggest underground skate and BMX park, in a disused hot baths on the seafront. Then in April, the pier reopened six years after it was devastated by fire. And now, it’s preparing to mark the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings on 14 October.

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Homes & Gardens

Friday, August 12, 2016
Cyclists at Bewl Water near Ticehurst

Based in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Kent border, Ticehurst offers days out and popular pubs

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
nutshellconstruction.com

As specialists in the restoration and refurbishment of listed buildings, Nutshell Construction is frequently asked the same familiar questions by clients; often, they are unaware of the planning complications and regulations surrounding construction work on listed buildings.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Roxy, 2, with mother Niki Perry and dog Jester outside Hatchers in Sidlesham Common. 
Picture by Jim Holden

Yoga teacher Niki Perry has achieved a lifetime’s ambition in the grounds of her family home, as she tells Duncan Hall

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Friday, July 15, 2016
Photo by Jan Baldwin

Architect and interior designer Philip Wagner has imaginatively transformed a run-down thatched cottage in West Sussex into a breezy coastal holiday retreat, complete with model boats, weathered oars and lobster pots

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
One example of a Nutshell ‘green’ project

In recent years eco-friendly and ‘green’ living has been at the top of many peoples’ agendas; as of last year, 30% of British people said they were concerned about the environment, and that number is ever rising.

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Monday, March 7, 2016

Step inside this lavish, five bedroom period property within the historical property landmark: ‘Pimlico Grid’.

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Friday, March 4, 2016
The team

Following his move from London to the South East, director of Grafton Banks Finance Recruitment Nigel Jeyes has not only survived but thrived since 2008. Here he discusses the South East, the UK economy and his formula for success.

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Friday, December 4, 2015

Mansion House at Seaford College is already overflowing with Christmas spirit. The log fire is roaring, the Christmas tree is sparkling and a replica of Mansion House made of gingerbread is being admired by passers-by.

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Monday, August 10, 2015
Artie's Kitchen - West Sussex

Set in a stunning 250 year old grain store at the heart of the ancient city, our double height dining space and casual downstairs bar areas are the perfect place to meet and eat.

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Friday, July 24, 2015
Murrays Restaurant

Located on the ground floor of the boutique four star Ship Hotel in North Street, Chichester with the adjoining Captains Bar, Murrays offers a truly wonderful dining experience

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People

Mon, 14:46

Finding a missing person takes skill, organisation and lots of heart, as Hazel Sillver discovers when she joins Sussex Search & Rescue on a training exercise

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Mon, 14:45
Kevin Brownlow

With his seminal series Hollywood Kevin Brownlow reinvigorated interest in silent film. But it was in his hometown of Crowborough that he first developed an obsession, as Duncan Hall discovers.

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Thursday, August 11, 2016
David Cannon

West Hoathly-based David Cannon is the world’s number one golf photographer and in his 40-year career has snapped many of the greats. David spoke to Clive Agran about his years on the fairway.

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Thursday, August 11, 2016
Retired QC Jeremy Hutchinson from Lullington whose most famous cases have been retold by Thomas Grant (Leon Neal AFP Getty Images)

Despite his astonishing career barrister Jeremy Hutchinson had never shared his stories. Fellow QC Thomas Grant tells Duncan Hall how he opened him up

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Alexander Masters

Prize-winning Polegate author Alexander Masters’ new book is A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip. His latest foray into biographical mystery is as warm and satisfying as his first, says Jenny Mark-Bell

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Restaurants

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Sussex really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Ox tongue and cheek with beetroot served by Flank at The Cow Brighton

As he takes his pop-up restaurant Flank to new pastures, Thomas Griffiths talks to Duncan Hall

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

One of Sussex’s fastest growing restaurant chains is reminding football fans they can get home deliveries from their Horsham branch.

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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Chicken and ham hock pie with new potatoes, fine beans and savoy cabbage (Photo by Graham Franks)

Duncan Hall visits the recently revamped 13th century pilgrim hostelry The Star Inn for a light lunch

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Ad Feature: The Richmond Arms

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
The Richmond Arms

The Richmond Arms’ approach to food is a reflection of Goodwood’s overarching passion for perfection, with its 12,000 acre Estate providing a plentiful larder for its kitchens.

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