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  1. Updates on Wednesday 26 October

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  1. Enjoy the rest of your evening

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    That's it from us at Sussex Live today.

    We'll be back with more live coverage from 06:00 BST tomorrow.

    As usual, if you'd like to get in touch please find us on TwitterFacebook, or send us an email.    

  2. Strictly runner-up on stage in Brighton

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Corrie actress Georgia May Foote is appearing at the Theatre Royal in Brighton this week. 

    The 25-year-old, who came second in last year's Strictly, is taking on the lead role in "Breakfast At Tiffany's". 

    She's told us performing live can be quite scary!

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    Video caption: Corrie actress appearing on stage in Brighton
  3. Gang guilty of brutal attack on Bexhill dad

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    A gang who left a young man from Bexhill with catastrophic brain damage in a brutal attack outside a Bexhill takeaway have been found guilty at Hove Crown Court.

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    Video caption: Gang guilty of brutal attack on Bexhill dad
  4. Hold off on the central heating!

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter

    Temperatures are holding up! Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: The weather with Rachel Mackley
  5. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A272 West Sussex both ways

    BBC Travel

    A272 West Sussex both ways severe accident, between Littleworth Lane and Stonehouse Lane.

    A272 West Sussex - A272 Cowfold Road in Cowfold blocked in both directions between the Littleworth Lane junction and Peartree Corner, because of an accident.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  6. Witness appeal over Eastbourne fire

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Police are looking for witnesses to a suspected arson attack at a kebab shop in Eastbourne. 

    A fire broke out at the building in Susans Road at 13:30 BST on Monday - officers want to hear from anyone who saw someone running away around that time. 

    One person was treated by paramedics after breathing in smoke but nobody else was hurt. 

    A 70-year-old man arrested on suspicion of arson has been released on bail until December. 

  7. Green Flag status for Bexhill park

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Bexhill's Egerton Park has received a national award for the fourth year in a row. 

    It's been given Green Flag status by the charity Keep Britain Tidy. 

    The park, which is owned by Rother District Council, has had a £1m revamp in recent years, including a new play area, café and sensory garden.

    People with banner
  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A259 Kent both ways

    BBC Travel

    A259 Kent both ways severe disruption, between Rye Road and Camber Road.

    A259 Kent - A259 blocked in both directions between the Rye Road junction in Brookland and the Camber Road junction in East Guldeford, because of an overturned vehicle.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  9. Southern latest: drivers to be balloted

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    The RMT is to ballot Southern rail drivers on industrial action in their dispute over driver-only trains.

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    Video caption: Train drivers to be balloted over industrial action
  10. The Alfriston 'Big Pick'

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Have you ever tried your hand at grape picking? Villagers in Alfriston have been doing just that today, helping out on a local wine estate.

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    Video caption: Villagers help with grape picking in Alfriston
  11. Woman sought as part of investigation into Crawley wallet theft

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Police investigating the theft of a wallet from a post office counter in Crawley have issued CCTV of a woman they'd like to talk to.

    The woman was next in line to a 50-year-old man last Friday afternoon at Broadfield newsagents. He inadvertently left his wallet containing £110 cash and bank cards behind.

    CCTV post office
  12. BreakingMen guilty of Alfie Peak assault

    Four men have been found guilty of the assault which left Alfie Peak from Bexhill with "catastrophic" brain damage.

  13. Charity appeal in honour of Brighton 'vlogger'

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    The family of a Brighton teenage "vlogger" who died from a brain tumour is launching a charity in her name. 

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    Video caption: Eades
  14. It's dry and mild

    Georgina Burnett

    BBC Weather

    After the early fog cleared it's turned in to a lovely day out there.   

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    Video caption: Weather 1330
  15. Police search for wanted Brighton man

    Stuart Maisner

    BBC Live reporter

    Police are looking for wanted man from Brighton.

    32-year-old Robert Cole is wanted for recall to prison after breaching the terms of his license for release.

    In the past he has been a prolific shoplifter and was imprisoned for theft offences.

    He is white, 5' 7", of slim build, with short brown hair and brown eyes. 

    Robert Cole