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Chichester Harbour is the venue for the BBC’s The Sky at Night

Chichester Harbour has provided the backdrop for an episode of the BBC’s star gazing programme ‘The Sky at Night’ this weekend.

Environment
Morgan interviews Olivia's colleague Fiona Snowdon

Sea turtle ambassador on her journey to make a difference

A junior sea turtle ambassador has begun her quest to the Maldives on her mission to meet an injured sea turtle that shares the same name.

Environment

RICHARD WILLIAMSON: Angels of the sea

One of the birds that has been fishing and flying along the coast from Southampton to Seaford recently has been the sea swallow.

Opinion
Image of a snapping turtle by Sarah Standing

Warning after snapping turtle spotted near Chichester

Chichester Harbour Conservancy has taken to social media to ask locals to be vigilant after a snapping turtle was sighted 'walking about' at the marina yacht club in Birdham.
News

An explosion of colourful flowers hits Chichester’s Cathedral

Chichester Cathedral is about to explode into a riot of colour and sweet perfume with its biennial Festival of Flowers.

News
Councillor Paul Dendle has long-supported an A27 bypass at Arundel. Picture: Derek Martin

‘Abolish the South Downs National Park Authority’, Arundel councillor says

A district councillor has called for the South Downs National Park Authority (SDNPA) to be abolished.

Transport
Blubells in Thakeham

Bluebells springing into season in Sussex

Sussex is home to some of the most beautiful woodland areas that the country has to offer, and with spring well underway it means one thing – bluebell season is here.

Environment

Extra teams will help mend potholes in West Sussex

Even more repair teams are being dedicated to tackling potholes in West Sussex, with an additional two ‘seek and fill’ gangs starting work soon.

Business
News

Sussex eco homes wanted for showcase event

Eco homes are being sought to take part in a local energy campaign.

Environment
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False alarm at Chichester gym

Firefighters were called to Westgate Leisure Centre at 8.15am this morning after the fire alarm went off.

Environment
The badger cub, named Monty by Coastway Vets in Shoreham

UPDATE: Monty now with friends

The badger cub rescued in Steyning is now in the care of Harper Asprey Wildlife Rescue in Surrey.

Environment
Monty the badger cub is just a few weeks old. Picture: Claire Bond, Photography by Bond

Care through the night saves rescued badger cub

This tiny badger cub has been rescued after getting lost in Steyning.

Environment
Waitrose in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby)

Waitrose to scrap takeaway coffee cups

Waitrose is removing takeaway coffee cups from its stores.

News

Families flock to view all the fun that Gaston Farm has to offer

Families have flocked to Slindon to enjoy all the fun of the farm – and some very cute new arrivals.

Environment

COUNTY NEWS: Seabirds and fish killed by plastic wash up on beach

After discovering seabirds and fish killed by plastic on the beach, a dog walker has called for us to stop throwing rubbish in our seas.

News
Nick Herbert MP wants a ban on the sale of ivory

UK must act on illegal wildlife trade, MP says

Arundel and South Downs MP Nick Herbert has renewed his call for measures to tackle the illegal wildlife trade.

Crime
Campaigners outside the High Court on Monday

‘Important victory’ against gas drillers but High Court battle looms

Anti-fracking campaigners have scored a huge victory after a drilling company was told to ‘shut up shop’.

News
Issues identified with wastewater pipes in Middleton

Issues identified with wastewater pipes in Middleton

Work is underway to fix ‘misconnected pipes’ in Middleton-on-Sea to help improve our beaches, Southern Water has revealed.

News
Environmental campaigners Just One Ocean are asking for help with a microplastic survey of Chichester Harbour's beaches.

Help out with microplastic beach survey at Chichester Harbour

Volunteers are being sought to help with a survey of microplastic found on Chichester beaches to assess the impact on the ecosystem.

Environment
Robert Gosling with wife Emma and daughter Heather

COUNTY NEWS: Supermarket shelves ‘empty’ says father trying to buy water

A Sussex father said when he went to buy bottled water at supermarkets near him the shelves were ‘empty’.

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