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West Sussex

(Placename) a county of SE England, comprising part of the former county of Sussex: mainly low-lying, with the South Downs in the S. Administrative centre: Chichester. Pop: 758 600 (2003 est). Area: 1989 sq km (768 sq miles)
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West′ Sus′sex

a county in SE England. 713,600; 778 sq. mi. (2015 sq. km).
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Noun1.West Sussex - a county in southern England on the English Channel
England - a division of the United Kingdom
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One paramedic "made the decision to run" to James at the site in Bognor Regis, West Sussex. But he died in hospital on June 20.
The Harmed in Adult Care Alliance represents families in West Sussex, where police are probing 13 deaths.
Following a competitive tender process, Town Square Spaces was chosen by West Sussex County Council to lead the project, which is expected to generate more than PS1m for the West Sussex economy in its first five years.
Police believe several people may have witnessed the attack at Three Bridges station in Crawley, West Sussex, at 11pm on Friday.
Benjamin Graham beat thousands of entries to win PS10,000 for his shot of dunes at low tide at West Wittering, West Sussex. An industrial landscape at Grangemouth, Stirlingshire, and a striking black and white image of a person crossing a bridge in front of a torrent in Elan Valley, Wales, were among the category winners.
The removal of the 1950s Hawker Hunter fighter jet from the site in West Sussex where it crashed amid a fireball uncovered no further evidence of victims.
IN the aftermath of West Sussex County Council's rejection of an application by Celtique Energy to test drill for oil and gas, the local MP commented that the proposals could have led to rural West Sussex becoming a "carelessly industrialised landscape".
Summary: The British Car Jumping Championships got underway for its seventh year in West Sussex.
FORMER professional gambler Leslie Wood died on Monday at Wraysbury House Nursing Home, Worthing, West Sussex. He was 94.
Those charged are: Anthony Newman, 52, of Toprow, Renningham, Norfolk; Kevin Seagar, 60, of Kilmorie Road, Cannock, Staffs, Phillip Butler, 70, of Longdon Green, Rugeley, Staffs; Derek Sopwith, 64, of Tuttington, Norwich; Stephen West, 50, of Rectory Road, Weeleyheath, West Sussex, and Robert Keen, 60, of Scayneshill, West Sussex.
Archaeological excavations on the route of the A27 Westhampnett Bypass, West Sussex, 1992; v.1: Late upper-Palaeolithic-Anglo-Saxon.

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