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  1. Updates on Friday 25 November

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  1. And that's it for this week

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Thanks for joining us - we'll be back on Monday at 06:00 GMT bringing you all the news, sport, travel and weather.

    As always, you can send us your news, videos or pictures on Twitter, on Facebook or by sending us an email.

  2. West Sussex residents without heating or hot water

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    More than 100 people in West Sussex have been left without heating or hot water for weeks because of problems with a company contracted to maintain social housing.    

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    Video caption: Residents without water and heating
  3. Where in the world shall we go today?

    No more boring school trips for these Woodingdean children.

    They're among the first in the country to try virtual reality goggles.

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    Video caption: School uses virtual reality headsets for school trips
  4. Big Christmas lights switch on

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    With exactly a month to go before Christmas one house in Hastings has already switched on its festive light display.

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    Video caption: Hastings house turns on Christmas lights
  5. California dreaming in West Sussex

    Kaffe Fassett is one of the world's leading textile designers, known for his vibrant use of colour.

    And now the Californian has given his unique twist to the traditional Christmas tree - in West Sussex. 

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    Video caption: California Xmas
  6. It's the weekend but what's the weather got in store?

    Rachel Mackley

    Weather Presenter

    Cool on Saturday, warmer on Sunday.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the weather with Rachel Mackley
  7. England captain says the team are 'bonding' well

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    The England rugby captain Dylan Hartley, who's from Crowborough, has described their match against Argentina tomorrow at Twickenham as "huge". 

    The game's part of the winter International series. 

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    Video caption: Dylan Hartley
  8. Orchid View: Families' outrage at no public inquiry

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    The families of five people who died as result of "institutionalised abuse" at a care home near Crawley say they're outraged after it emerged a public inquiry will not go ahead.  

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    Video caption: Families' outrage at no public inquiry into Orchid View
  9. Jack Frost arrives next week

    Elizabeth Rizzini

    BBC weather

    There's been some beautiful autumn sunshine today, but temperatures are set to drop next week.

    Here's my forecast.

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    Video caption: the weather with Elizabeth Rizzini
  10. Where in the world shall we go today?

    Bryony MacKenzie

    Education correspondent, BBC South East Today

    No more boring school trips for these Woodingdean children.

    They're among the first in the country to try virtual reality goggles.

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    Video caption: School uses virtual reality headsets for school trips
  11. Arundel crash couple named

    Two people who died in a crash on London Road in Arundel on Thursday 17 November have been identified. 

    21-year-old Daniel Eldergill, from Storrington, and 20-year-old Chloe Richardson, from Billinghurst were killed in the one vehicle crash. 

  12. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A27 East Sussex eastbound

    BBC Travel

    A27 East Sussex eastbound severe accident, at A277 Brighton Road.

    A27 East Sussex - A27 in Lewes blocked eastbound at Ashcombe Roundabout, because of an accident involving car and a motorbike.

    Check local traffic and travel reports for:

  13. Woman raped in what she thought was a taxi

    Police are appealing for witnesses after an 18-year-old woman was raped in what she thought was a Brighton taxi.

    The victim got into what she thought was a taxi after leaving Weatherspoons in the West Street area and asked to be driven by the man to Hove. 

    During the drive, he stopped the vehicle and climbed into the back where he raped her. 

    The vehicle is a white and green six seater. The driver was an Asian man in his 40s. 

  14. NHS 'shake-up' plans published

    Kathryn Langley

    BBC Live reporter

    Radical plans being published today could see big changes in the way NHS services are provided in Sussex.  

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    Video caption: Radical new NHS plans to be published
  15. What's in the papers this morning?

    Stack of newspapers

    The Argus: Albion offer to be peace makers in rail dispute

    Mid Sussex Times: ‘Outrage’ at damage to Cissbury Ring

    Hastings Observer: When a palace ruled over the seafront

  16. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A2032 West Sussex westbound

    BBC Travel

    A2032 West Sussex westbound severe disruption, between Durrington Lane and Yeoman Road.

    A2032 West Sussex - A2032 Littlehampton Road in Durrington closed westbound between the Durrington Lane junction and the Yeoman Road junction, because of roadworks.

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