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Chichester Harbour Trust welcomes Nicky as new administrator

A seamless transition is promised as Nicky Horter takes over from James Davis as administrator of the Chichester Harbour Trust, a charity created to conserve for the benefit of the public an area of unspoilt estuary and its surrounding landscape.

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On tour

Chidham date for Bouncers on tour

BlackBox theatre company is on the road with a production of John Godber’s Bouncers, with Chidham among the dates coming up.

Theatre and Comedy
Three generations of the Lynch family - Nathan, Tracy and Jimmy

REVIEW: Oklahoma, Littlehampton

On Wednesday 11th October we joined many others of all ages at LIttlehampton’s Windmill Theatre for the opening night of Oklahoma – the latest production by the Littlehampton Players’ Operatic Society (LPOS).

Theatre and Comedy
A past Open Day at Bognor Fire Station. Picture: Eddie Howland

Open Day to be held at Bognor Fire Station

Bognor Fire Station is set to throw open its doors as the local community is invited to their upcoming Open Day.

News
The mixed pairs trophy is presented at Little Spain

Wiltshire wilt against West Sussex bowlers - again

West Sussex Premier and A teams were both in action in the inter-county championship – and had contrasting fortunes.

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Recent fly tipping in Westbourne. Remote cameras are being installed in 'hot spots'

Fines for littering in the Chichester district are about to arrive

From next month people who drop litter face being fined in a major new crackdown.

Politics
65-year-old Peter Sparkes, from Rustington, has not been seen since Tuesday, October 10. Picture: Sussex Police

65-year-old missing for a week after train journey

Police and family are concerned for the welfare of 65-year-old Peter Sparkes, from Rustington, who has not been seen since Tuesday 10 October.

Crime
Thousands of women share stories of sexual assault with #MeToo campaign

Thousands of women share stories of sexual assault with #MeToo campaign

Social media was dominated by stories of sexual assault and harassment yesterday after thousands of women took to Twitter and Facebook to show the extent of the problem with the #MeToo campaign.

Offbeat
Stay safe

How to stay safe this bonfire, firework and Diwali season

Stay safe and injury free by acting sensibly this bonfire, firework and Diwali season.

News
Smoke particles will mean a grey sky rather than the red from Saharan dust

Gloomy Sussex skies due to Iberian wildfires

Wildfires across Spain and Portugal may well be the reason for gloomy skies across Sussex today and tomorrow, the Met Office has revealed.

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Sabrina Wales, 28, and Gareth Nosworthy, 31, with Caiden, six, Archie, four and Hunter, 15 weeks.

Council’s house swap U-turn puts young family in ‘limbo’

Moving house normally marks an exciting new phase for a family – but a council U-turn has left a Wick couple and their children in ‘limbo’.

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Animal cruelty reports by children on Snapchat more than double

West Sussex based charity the RSPCA is calling for better animal welfare education in schools after the number of animal cruelty reports coming from children on Snapchat more than doubled.

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Councillors debated the A27 at the Arun Civic Centre last night

Arun District Council backs A27 bypass route

Arun District Council has become the latest council to declare its support for an offline bypass at Arundel.

Transport
Katie Hopkins on the BBC

Festival appearance by Katie Hopkins sparks furious reaction

A question mark hangs over an appearance at the Lewes Speakers Festival by controversial television personality and columnist Katie Hopkins.

News
Firefighters tackle barn blaze in Rowfant.

COUNTY NEWS PHOTOS: Barn destroyed in farmyard blaze

Firefighters spent several hours fighting a blaze which destroyed a barn at a farm

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Trooper Chris May, from Bognor Regis, was in Las Vegas following training with the American army

Bognor soldier ran to help victims of Vegas shooting

‘We don’t feel like we did anything that another British soldier wouldn’t have done’ – that was the comment from a Bognor man who ran to help victims caught up in the Las Vegas shooting.

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Arun’s park plans ‘short change’ the town say civic society

Arun’s park plans ‘short change’ the town say civic society

‘Not fit for purpose’, that is how the Bognor Civic Society has described the proposals for Hothamton as it calls for a radical rethink.

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Product warning

Warning issued over fire risk fridges

A range of fridges have sparked safety fears due to a risk of overheating and fire due to a component fault.

News
Joe Paxton, 27, with members of the Arun Choral Society at a rehearsal held in Arundel C Of E Primary School, Jarvis Road, Arundel

Young choirmaster hits a chord with members

Running a choral singing group is not the average pursuit of most 27-year-olds – but Joe Paxton has launched himself into the role, and wants more young people to join.

Music
Edith Rogerson dwarfed by the giant Monstera Deliciosa plant

Giant plant taking over Chichester woman’s home

An ‘enormous’ nine-foot houseplant has taken over part of a Chichester woman’s home.

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