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First, we take East Sussex: can Corbyn’s Labour win the Home Counties?

The southeast of England has long been a Tory heartland. But now a wave of new arrivals—the DFLs, people who have moved "Down from London"—are making Labour a serious player

By Gaby Hinsliff   December 2017

Once upon a time, Worthing was the sort of gently ageing seaside town unkindly known as “God’s waiting room.”

So when Beccy Cooper and her husband were househunting along the south coast, they didn’t initially see it as a place to raise two young sons. But two years on, the public health consultant is delighted that they took the plunge and moved in: “There’s so much going on. A lot of the families we know have come from Brighton because you can get more for your money here, and when you…

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