Home buyers in Sussex and the rest of the South East would need to save for over 16 years to be able to afford to buy a home, says the charity, Shelter.
Residents of Hastings are being warned not to leave valuables in their cars.
East Sussex County Council is seeking the public's advice on how it can encourage more people to spend time outdoors.
A new survey has found that Hastings' average weekly wages are amongst the lowest in Britain.
Sussex Police have issued a warning to shopkeepers about a new spate of change cheats.