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Sport Hove into view: Sami Hyypia’s Brighton were chastened by a commanding Southampton display in a friendly last week

Former Liverpool star returns to English football against Sheffield Wednesday

Specialist universities come out best in student satisfaction league table

Bath University comes out top among major institutions

Brighton Institute of Modern Music (BIMM)

History: Opened in 2001. BIMM House opened in September 2009 with comprehensive new facilities. BIMM Bristol opened in 2005. Acquired Tech Music School London (TMS) in 2005. Sister college, BIMM Dublin, also opened in 2005, and BIMM Manchester opens in September 2013.

Australia’s Sarah Elliott hits out on her way to an unbeaten 95

Women's Ashes: Sarah Elliott inspired by a young face in the crowd

Australia 243-3 v England

Burnley players mob Chris Martin after he scores a double to give the Clarets victory

Brighton 1 Derby 2 match report: Seagulls are still pointless as Chris Martin gives Rams play-off ideas

New boss Oscar Garcia has lost all three of Brighton's competitive games this season

Justin Edinburgh's side won 3-1 at Brighton in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday

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Dylan Hartley in action during Northampton Saints pre-season training at Stowe School

New-look Saints stick with captain Dylan Hartley

Northampton parade Premiership's strongest set of summer signings at swanky Stowe School

How can he spin this one? Monty Panesar collared by police for urinating in public

Panesar given a fixed penalty notice after it was reported he urinated onto doormen at a Brighton nightclub

The Sport Matrix: Monday 5 August 2013

Prior: Players left frustrated by DRS inaccuracies

A&Es miss waiting time targets as NHS 111 slides

Major accident and emergency departments have failed to meet waiting-time targets for two weeks running, the latest figures suggest.

The village of Balcombe is nestled in the valleys of West Sussex

The only way is Sussex: Protesters glued together. Activists attached to a fire engine with bike locks. Where else than in our most radical county?

Demonstrations against the shale gas explorations of oil company Cuadrilla are the continuation of an ancient and rich vein of radicalism and dissent in the home county

Charlie Austin

QPR delighted to have signed 'out-and-out goalscorer' Charlie Austin from Burnley

Harry Redknapp expects striker to raise his game at Loftus Road

Of the ten biggest surpluses ten came were from London councils with Westminister heading the top of the list with a £41.6m profit before spending on road infrastructure was taken into account

Councils rake in millions from parking fines as RAC attacks authorities' 'nice little earner'

Parking charges are providing huge cash surpluses for some councils with the 359 town halls across England having a total current account surplus of £565m

July was sunniest since 2006

The July of 2013 has been the warmest, driest and sunniest since 2006 – and today is expected to see a hot start to August too.

Kevin Pietersen warms up at Old Trafford

Ashes 2013: Kevin Pietersen tests the pain barrier to prove his fitness for third Test

Kevin Pietersen was put through a series of rigorous training exercises to prove his fitness for the third Test. He was accompanied for most of England's session by the team physiotherapist, Craig De Weymarn.

Of 4,500 wards across England, patients who were treated in 36 wards would be unhappy to send their loved ones to receive the same care

99 per cent are happy with NHS hospital care (in a survey where only 10 per cent actually responded)

Usefulness of data from post-Stafford research already called into question

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