Hailsham, England Newswire

Hailsham, England Newswire

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  1. Large Scale Illegal Gun Factory Found in UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | AmmoLand

    A small shop was being used to make illegal pistols in Sussex, England. The police are said to have discovered the shop because of testing the illegal guns inside the shop.

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  2. Three arrested as illegal gun factory uncovered at gearbox repair centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    A "sophisticated" illegal gun factory has been discovered on the edge of a market town, the National Crime Agency said. Investigators found what they believe to be a "large-scale" operation in a warehouse describing itself as a gearbox repair business on an industrial estate in Hailsham, East Sussex.

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  3. Businesses in shock as illegal gun factory uncovered at gearbox repair centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Business owners have expressed shock at learning police discovered a suspected "sophisticated illegal gun factory" near their premises on the edge of a market town. National Crime Agency officers found what they believe to be a "large-scale" operation in a warehouse describing itself as a gearbox repair business on an industrial estate in Hailsham, East Sussex.

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  4. Police discover 'sophisticated' illegal gun factory in industrial estate warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | ITV

    A "sophisticated illegal gun factory" has been discovered by National Crime Agency officers at a gearbox repair business on an industrial estate in Hailsham, East Sussex. Police heard "loud bangs consistent with gun shots" when they arrived at the warehouse in Diplocks Way on Saturday and arrested three men leaving the building.

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  5. Three people are arrested after illegal gun factory is discovered in Hailsham SussexRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Mail on Sunday

    Criminals have been making guns at a 'large-scale, sophisticated' weapons factory hidden on an industrial estate in a Sussex market town, it emerged today. The gun factory was uncovered in a warehouse describing itself as a gearbox repair business on an industrial estate in Hailsham, East Sussex.

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  6. Hortatory NamesRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | Laudator Temporis Acti

    "A peculiar anthologic maze, an amusing literary chaos, a farrago of quotations, a mere olla podrida of quaintness, a pot pourri of pleasant delites , a florilegium of elegant extracts, a tangled fardel of old-world flowers of thought, a faggot of odd fancies, quips, facetiae , loosely tied" by a "laudator temporis acti," a "praiser of time past" . Sussex Puritans made heavy use of hortatory names such as Be-courteous Cole , Safely-on-high Snat , Fight-the-good-fight-of-faith White , Small-hope Biggs , Humiliation Scratcher , Kill-sin Pemble , and Mortifie Hicks .

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  7. In pictures: An artists's tribute to D-Day airfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | BBC News

    Once home to squadrons of Spitfires, the airfield at Deanland near Hailsham in East Sussex has become the inspiration for an artistic collaboration between multimedia visual artist Alexander Johnson and photographer John Brockliss. RAF Deanland was hastily constructed in 1943 ahead of the Allied invasion of France the following June - D-Day.

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  8. A few places were pieced together to create the location for Lee Ingleby drama InnocentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | IcWolverhampton

    ITV's latest drama Innocent saw David Collins return to a coastal town where he grew up after seven years in prison with his family. It's not just the drama that pulls your focus though; the scenery is just as key to the ITV show.

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  9. Bigger and better Beat the Street game is back to help people get fitRead the original story

    May 21, 2018 | Bexhill Observer

    Beat the Street - the walking and cycling game that encourages schools, businesses and community groups to spur each other on and compete to get more active in their community - is back in East Sussex and bigger than ever! Running from 6 June to 25 July, Beat the Street will see towns and villages in East Sussex turned into a massive game where players can earn points and prizes for themselves and their team by exploring their area on foot or by bicycle. During this free, fun challenge close to 500 sensors called Beat Boxes will appear on lampposts across East Sussex.

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  10. Get active on bike or foot by taking part in 2018's Beat the Street gameRead the original story

    May 20, 2018 | Bexhill Observer

    Beat the Street - the walking and cycling game that encourages schools, businesses and community groups to get more active in their community - is back. Running from June 6 to July 25, Beat the Street will see towns and villages in East Sussex turned into a massive game where players can earn points and prizes for themselves and their team by exploring their area on foot or by bicycle.

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  11. Magistrates Court resultsRead the original story

    May 18, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Emma Tovey, 29, of Ceylon Place, Eastbourne, pleaded guilty to failing to attend a drugs assessment on December 16 to establish whether she was dependent on heroin and cocaine. a She was found guilty of being in possession of a quantity of heroin at Hampden Park railway station on May 12 last year.

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  12. Emergency services rescue woman from River BredeRead the original story

    May 17, 2018 | Rye and Battle Observer

    Sussex Police say she was first seen from Rock Channel Quay, where a passer-by threw her a life ring, but was carried along the river by the current. Police, fire, ambulance, coastguards and a RNLI lifeboat crew were called to the scene shortly after 9pm and at 10.22pm the woman was pulled from the water and given oxygen.

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  13. Where is ITV drama Innocent filmed?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Radio Times

    In new ITV drama Innocent, David Collins returns from high-security prison to the coastal town where he lived seven years ago with his wife and children. Waiting for him is his brother Phil , while his estranged children live nearby with their Aunt Alice .

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  14. Teenager saves man's life at seaRead the original story

    May 13, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Alfie Williams, a Year Nine pupil at Hailsham Community College, has received a certificate of excellence after his selfless act last month. Alfie was on Eastbourne beach with his friends enjoying the unseasonably warm weather on April 21 when he saw a man in a kayak fall into the sea and shout for help.

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  15. Pictures: the Arlington Bluebell Walk and Farm TrailRead the original story

    May 10, 2018 | Hailsham Today

    There are dozens of sites in Sussex to spot them, including at Beatons Wood, which is part of the Arlington Bluebell Walk and Farm Trail that starts at Bates Green Farm, Polegate. John McCutchan formed the Arlington Bluebell Walk and Farm Trail in 1972 and each year it is run by charities.

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  16. Historic lifeboat Priscilla Macbean hoists sails after getting new mastRead the original story

    May 9, 2018 | Hastings Today

    After three years of welcoming visitors to the Old Town, historic lifeboat the Priscilla MacBean now has a new mast. Dee Day White, from the MacBean and Bishop Trust, said: "The existing mast is no longer strong enough to have the sails, hand-made for her by John 'Tush' Hamilton, fitted.

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  17. Magistrates Court resultsRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Rachelle Bryan, 25, of Rostrevor Road, Birmingham, was found guilty of failing to provide a specimen of breath for analysis when required by police under the Road Traffic Act 1988, when suspected of having driven a vehicle. The offence took place at Eastbourne on December 30. The verdict was proved in her absence and a warrant for her arrest, without bail, was issued.

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  18. Eastbourne victim of fatal Hailsham car crash is named by policeRead the original story

    May 3, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Eight-six-year-old Gloria Rosato, of Hamilton Quay, Eastbourne, died at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton on Thursday - a week after the Ford Puma in which she was a front-seat passenger collided with a Jeep Cherokee near the Gleneagles roundabout near Hailsham, just before 5pm on April 19. The driver of the Ford Puma, another 86-year-old Eastbourne woman, suffered serious injuries and was taken to the Conquest Hospital, Hastings, where she remains in a serious condition.

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  19. Motorcyclist, 17, seriously hurt in collision on A22Read the original story

    May 3, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Police investigating a collision between a silver Chevrolet Spark hatchback car and a black off-road motorbike on the A22 southbound near Woodside, Hailsham, are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. The crash occurred between 10pm and 10.20pm on Friday, April 27, 200 metres south of the A22's junction with Coldthorn Lane, and the bike rider, a 17-year-old boy from Hailsham, sustained serious injuries.

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  20. Eastbourne war memorial nearing completionRead the original story

    May 2, 2018 | Eastbourne Herald

    Eastbourne's Civilian War Memorial and Peace Garden project took another major step towards completion this week when 50 tonnes of path gravel was delivered to the Wish Tower moat to create a stylish new walkway. The material was provided at cost by Hailsham Roadway which has also donated free labour, equipment and concrete to the project.

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