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Temperature rising as Brighton Festival prepares to take off

The May Bank Holiday upon us can only mean one thing - the return of the Brighton Festival.

Three weeks of shows are about to explode onto the scene of the biggest arts festival in England.

And hundreds of thousands of visitors are preparing to be entertained - if not bemused.

Andy Dickenson is our guide and speaks to artist Madeleine Flynn, guest director David Shrigley and Camille Beaumier of NoFit State.

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Festive treat on 'North Pole' bus in Sussex

Festive fun on the bus decorated for charity

Passengers on bus rides in Eastbourne have been treated to a seasonal experience. Driver, Brian Newton, has transformed his single decker into his very own North Pole, dressing as Santa and raising money for children with cancer. Andy Dickenson reports.

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