LETTER: Hope Systra has more detail

I hope that the Systra report shows a bit more detail than the sketch in the Observer. Why all the changes in types of dotted lines? What is the significance?

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LETTER: Clear trail of proof of rights

As usual, whenever the Labour party makes an attempt to hold the government to account for their latest act of jaw-dropping callousness, the phrase ‘politically motivated’ or ‘playing with politics’ is trotted out by the Tories, in this case by Mrs Keegan in her letter last week.

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LETTER: The very beauty will be eroded

Louise Goldsmith reveals a predictable enthusiasm for the Arundel bypass in your paper dated 17 May by saying ‘ I am delighted to see the option going through and now all efforts have to go into Chichester’ adding ‘we are also encouraging people to come in and see this beautiful county – but if they are stuck for hours on the A27 they may not be so keen to accept our invitation.

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LETTER: Need to bring city back to life

What has happened to Chichester? There was a time when the city could boast a good hotel, the Dolphin and Anchor, much less traffic so that the Cross could act as a roundabout, the train station was modern and there was no chewing gum on the pavements.

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Sidlesham ended the season with a win at Bosham / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Bailey assembles troops for Sids’ new era

A new era at Sidlesham FC will be led by new first-team manager Steve Bailey.

Aspetar takes the Cocked Hat Stakes / Picture by Malcolm Wells

Aspetar takes Cocked Hat crown at Goodwood May Festival - report plus Saturday tips

Racegoers at day two of the Goodwood May Festival enjoyed a much warmer and clearer day - and it was a hit with racing fans and foodies alike.
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Middlesex star's Stirling effort condemns Sussex to One-Day cup defeat

Paul Stirling defied a thigh injury which forced him to bat with a runner to score his second century in less than a week as Middlesex beat Sussex by 74 runs at Hove in the Royal London One-Day Cup.
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Tyler arriving in style

Tyler arrives in style as people mark his amazing day

Man of the moment Tyler Murphy has been travelling around in style in a Rolls-Royce today to visit schools and colleagues taking part in Quids in for Tyler.


COUNTY NEWS: Young football fan to lead out Liverpool and Real Madrid in Champions League final

A young boy is set to live every football fans’ dream as he gets the chance to lead out some of the world’s greatest players at the Champions League final this weekend.

Heavy traffic due to collision at Fishbourne roundabout

Heavy traffic due to collision at Fishbourne roundabout

There is heavy traffic both ways at the Fishbourne roundabout, according to reports,

Arundel's MP, Nick Herbert, said he thinks a majority of residents support the bypass. Picture: Nick Herbert

Nick Herbert ‘appalled’ by park authority’s Arundel A27 decision

Nick Herbert said he is ‘appalled’ by the South Downs National Park Authority’s decision to seek a judicial review of Highways England’s Arundel A27 decision.

Action from the Bognor Prom 10k / Photo by Derek Martin

Organisers reflect on sparkling Prom 10k – now for the 25th

The 24th Bognor Prom 10k was a massive success – with record numbers taking part and praise being showered on organisers.

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Promoted and relegated teams revealed with constitution of top SCFL divisions announced

The constitution of the top division in the Southern Combination League have today been annouced within the club allocations for Step 5 and 6 of the National League System.

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Did you see a distressed child in Bognor?

Are you able to help with more information about a distressed girl in a car?

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University and Pallant House Gallery link strengthened

Works In Partnership in the University of Chichester’s Otter Gallery is a new exhibition celebrating the strong ties between the university’s fine-art department and Chichester’s Pallant House Gallery (until June 10).

Weather warning issued for Sussex over weekend

Weather warning issued for Sussex over weekend

A weather warning has been issued for heavy showers and thunderstorms this weekend across Sussex.

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Editor says Observer’s A27 survey report was misleading

A report of the analysis of surveys about Building a Better A27 published in this week’s Observer should have made it clearer that the multi-purpose northern route was the most popular of the offline options - and not all the options.

Alex Cooper was in top form for Aldwick / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Runs flow in Aldwick clash, but there’s no win bonuses

There’s action involving teams from Aldwick, West Wittering, Emsworth, Ashling and Lavant in our second cricket round-up of the week.

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Brighton show for Florence and the Machine

Hit-makers Florence and the Machine will make a stop in Brighton on their UK arena tour later this year.
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Derek and Anne Moore are celebrating their golden wedding. Picture: Belinda Dickins

Long-standing volunteer celebrates golden wedding

A last-minute decision to go to a dance brought together a couple who are now celebrating their golden wedding.

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