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20 April 2014 Last updated at 16:03

Homes flooded as water main burstsFlooded road

Fifteen houses are flooded in part of Crawley after a water main bursts.

Worcestershire flagFlying the flag for county pride

Symbols, patterns and colours have been used for millennia as ways to rally the troops, frighten foes, inspire loyalty, and recognise allies. Does anything fulfil that unifying role today?

Police escort a lorry arriving in Balcombe in August 2013Extra tests at oil well site likely

Plans for further oil and gas exploration at Balcombe are recommended for approval by West Sussex county councillors.

Louise Stewart, Political editor, South East Article written by Louise Stewart Louise Stewart Political editor, South East

Chancellor's South East housing plan

BBC South East political editor on what Chancellor George Osborne's budget means for the region.

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Peter Henley, Political editor, South of England Article written by Peter Henley Peter Henley Political editor, South of England
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