A Sussex beach at the centre of a bitter dispute between locals and its French owners could be reopened after an intervention of the High Court today.
Newhaven's West Beach has finally been awarded 'village green' status, but it comes amid threats the town's port could close with the loss of 500 jobs, as Andy Dickenson reports
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Thursday morning's weather for the east of the region
Thursday morning's weather for the west of the region
Robert Weighton and Alfred Smith only became pen pals two years ago - and today Britain's oldest men both celebrated their 109th birthdays.