No fracking will take place at a site in West Sussex which was at the centre of large-scale protests last year, energy company Cuadrilla has told residents.
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Friday 07 January 2011
Residents of a small village in West Sussex have been told they are sitting on a £345m oil reserve.
Sunday 02 January 2011
Prisons minister Crispin Blunt today praised staff for their handling of riots at an open prison.
Saturday 01 January 2011
An open prison was in flames today in a New Year's Day rampage by inmates thought to have been sparked by attempts to breathalyse them to check for contraband alcohol.
Friday 31 December 2010
Thursday 30 December 2010
A boy of 17 was arrested today by detectives investigating the death of a middle-aged man at his seaside home.
Wednesday 29 December 2010
A girl of 17 and a man have been freed on bail after being arrested over a vicious glassing incident in a seaside nightclub, police said today.
Thursday 02 December 2010
Questions were being asked tonight about Britain's ability to cope with sub-zero conditions after much of the transport network shuddered to a halt.
Monday 29 November 2010
More than 100 Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidates have called on leader Nick Clegg to oppose the proposed rise in tuition fees.
Friday 26 November 2010
Thursday 25 November 2010
A coroner today questioned whether American Bulldogs should be kept by families with young children after an 18-month-old girl was mauled to death by her uncle's dog.
Wednesday 10 November 2010
Pc Terry Price, who serves as a Sussex Police officer based at Horsham, was accused of attacking a woman in October last year.
Tuesday 09 November 2010
A man was shot by police after threatening a woman with a gun, a force spokeswoman said today.
Tuesday 09 November 2010
Parts of Britain were braced for flash flooding today as the latest severe bout of weather hit the country.
Wednesday 20 October 2010
Stones thought to be from the Giant's Causeway, which were once used to protect the US Open golf champion Graeme McDowell's home club from IRA car bombs, sold for just under £20,000 yesterday. The seven hexagonal basalt column sections, which were outside Rathmore clubhouse at Portrush, Co Antrim, were auctioned in Billingshurst, West Sussex, for £19,112.50, to an overseas phone bidder.
Saturday 16 October 2010
We've embraced the urban chicken and the micro pig... now it's time to consider the domestic sheep. OK, so it's probably not suited to a one-bed city flat, but, with sheep numbers having halved in the UK in the past 20 years – due in part to us using less wool – it's about time we gave them some attention.
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