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Stepping back in time - footpath reopens after 40 years

It's taken a 40 year battle, but a public footpath along the Sussex cliffs has finally been re-opened.

The path, running through a sewage works at Telscombe, had been diverted for health and safety reasons.

But ramblers never gave up their fight to use it once again.

And now it forms part of a vast network being developed around the coast of England, as Malcolm Shaw has been finding out.

Sussex hospitals trust remains in special measures

One of the South East's biggest hospital trusts is to stay in 'special measures', despite improving its performance.

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust runs the Royal Sussex in Brighton and the Princess Royal in Haywards Heath.

Last year, the Care Quality Commission rated the trust 'inadequate', and says there's still much work to be done.

As Malcolm Shaw reports.

Malcolm spoke to Alan Thorne from the Care Quality Commission and Marianne Griffiths from Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.



Holidaymaker says leaving early saved her life - as two people killed

Two people have died and dozens are injured in an earthquake that hit Turkey and the Greek island Kos.

Some holidaymakers from the south east were caught up in the 'quake - which measured six point seven on the Richter scale.

Amanda Fletcher from Maidstone, Kent, was in her Kos hotel room when the quake happened.

She told ITV News Meridian that she an a friend had been sat drinking at "exactly the same spot" where two people were killed. Amanda and her friend had left early:

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