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  1. Goodbye

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    That's all for our live reporting for today.

    We'll be back tomorrow morning from 09:00 BST.

    If you'd like to get in touch in the meantime, drop us a line on by TwitterFacebook, or send us an email.

    Have a lovely evening.

  2. Tree roots 'force' wheelchair user into busy road

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    A woman from Hove says she's being forced to take her wheelchair into a busy road because of overgrown tree roots outside her home.

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    Video caption: Tree roots force wheelchair user into road
  3. Call for change to Eastbourne planning rules

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    Struggling hotels in Eastbourne should be allowed to convert into homes or holiday flats, a report has recommended 

    It's believed the change would allow greater investment in 4 and 5 star hotels and boost tourism in the town.

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    Video caption: Planning rules in Eastbourne could be relaxed
  4. Eastbourne's Konta in US Open

    British number one Johanna Konta takes on Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova later in the second round of the US Open.

    It'll be the second match on Court 13.

    Johanna Konta
  5. Sussex players named in England T20 squad

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    Fast bowlers Chris Jordan and Tymal Mills have been named in the squad for England's T20 match against Pakistan.

    The match is due to take place at Old Trafford on 7 September.

    Read more here.

    Sussex fast bowler Chris Jordan
  6. Wheelchair user's anger at uneven pavements

    Wheelchair user Ann Agnew from Hove says she's nearly been thrown out of her chair - because of uneven pavements.

    Here's Caroline Feraday's report. 

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    Video caption: Anger at uneven pavements
  7. It's officially the last day of summer...

    Kate Kinsella

    BBC weather

    But will the fine spell continue? Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the Kinsella weather
  8. Man arrested over Bexhill stabbing

    A 19-year-old man from Bexhill is being questioned on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed twice in the back. 

    Police were called to reports of two men fighting in Albert Road yesterday at 15:50 BST. 

    A 28-year-old man from Robertsbridge was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and bailed until October.  

  9. Concern about dragonfly numbers

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    We're being asked for help in counting the number of dragonflies in the South Downs.

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    Video caption: Concern about dragonfly numbers
  10. Severe delays: Ten vehicle accident on M23

    BBC Travel

    There's queuing traffic and long delays on the northbound stretch of the M25 between J9 and J7, due to an accident involving 10 vehicles.

    For regular updates on the situation, go to the BBC Travel website.

  11. Mum's Syria charity appeal

    Two years ago Samara Levy from Brighton was so affected by the images of devastation and destruction in Syria, she was determined to do something to help.

    First she organised a collection of clothes through her son's school. Since then she's helped open two temporary hospitals in Syria.

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    Video caption: Syria charity report by Amanda Akass
  12. Newspaper round-up

    Stack of newspapers

    Here's what Sussex's local papers are reporting on today:

    The Argus: Brother of Camber drowning victim says council should apologise

    Mid Sussex Times: Mystery theft of couple’s 30-foot garden hedge

    Eastbourne Herald: Heads share concerns over university fees

  13. On this day

    Bob Dale

    A murder investigation, controversy over a travellers' camp and the film which started as a school project - here's what happened #onthisday one, three and five years ago.

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    Video caption: 31st August Kent on this day
  14. Brighton and Hove Albion: latest loan signing

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    The Seagulls have signed Belgium international defender Sebastien Pocognoli on a season-long loan deal from West Bromwich Albion. 

    Read more here.

    Sebastien Pocognoli
  15. It should stay warm and bright today

    Good news for everyone enjoying the school summer holidays. Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: Sussex weather forecast with Nina Ridge
  16. Making a clean sweep

    Three school friends from East Grinstead have come up with an alternative way to clean yourself, which they hope will prove popular at festivals.

    As part of a GCSE project they invented a sponge which produces a thick foam with the tiniest amount of water.

    Jane Witherspoon has more

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    Video caption: miracle sponge
  17. It's (another) lovely day

    Kathryn Langley

    Sussex Live

    It's the last day of August, but hopefully we can hold onto summer for a bit longer.

    We'll be keeping you updated with the county's news until 17:00 BST. If there's something we should know about, please get in touch by tweetingemailing us or sending us a message on Facebook.

    And here's a nice way to kick off the day. Here's our #photooftheday - Chichester by Amy Louise Lee.

    Chichester by Amy Louise Lee