A coroner has ruled it is "not known" if deploying lifeguards would have prevented the deaths of seven men last summer at the popular beach.Read the full story ›
Jonathan Bridgeman and Deshan Laci were caught attempting to smuggle 13 Albanian men and a child into Britain on a boat.Read the full story ›
This could be the face of a man whose skull was dredged up by fishermen in the English Channel two years ago.Read the full story ›
The RNLI will provide lifeguard services in response to the tragic drowning of five young men at the East Sussex beach.Read the full story ›
The families of five young men who died have questioned why more was not done to protect beachgoers after a death at the beach last month.Read the full story ›
There is only believed to be one person in the plane, which crashed into the water just off the coast of East Sussex.Read the full story ›
Three Iranian men have been rescued from the English Channel after their small boat got into trouble.
The trio were picked up by the Border Force cutter HMC Seeker near Hastings in East Sussex after it was alerted by the Coastguard at 9.30am on Saturday
HMC Seeker was deployed immediately and has picked up the individuals onboard who are believed to be Iranian nationals. The group will now be processed.
The Maritime and Coastguard Agency said its helicopter from Lydd in Kent and the RNLI lifeboat from Hastings had also got to the men's aid.
The men were held two weeks after 18 Albanians had to be rescued from an inflatable boat after it sank off the Kent coast, prompting immigration union officials to warn Britain's coast faces one of its greatest ever breaches from small boats and dinghies carrying migrants.
A 14-year-old girl suffered an accidental death contributed to by neglect while under the care of the Priory, an inquest jury has ruled.Read the full story ›
Not long before his death last week, the rock star Prince took delivery of a specially made guitar - fashioned in an East Sussex garden.Read the full story ›
Some parts of East Sussex experienced a layer of snow on Wednesday evening as the UK prepares for a chilly night.Read the full story ›