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Worthing

(wûr`thĭng), town (1991 pop. 90,687), West Sussex, S England. It is a seaside resort with a significant retired population. Protected by the South Downs, the area has an unusually warm climate. Fruits, vegetables, and flowers are cultivated. There are many prehistoric and Roman ruins (including the largest earthwork in England), relics of which are found in the Worthing museum.

Worthing

a resort in S England, in West Sussex on the English Channel. Pop.: 96 964 (2001)
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Ash Dieback has been discovered in trees at Lancing Ring in Adur and The Gallops at Findon Valley in Worthing. Almost 20 per cent of the entire woodland covering is at risk - that's estimated to be more than 1,200 of the species.
East Worthing and Shoreham MP Tim Loughton wrote on Twitter the investigation was in response to reports of "bathers affected by some sort of chemical type irritants".
He added: "Everyone is sick to their back teeth with it, Worthing is going down the pan."
The Bees produced a defensive masterclass to keep Worthing at bay but head coach Pete Glackin is well aware there is still a gaping 14-point gap to close if his side are to survive for another season at National League level.
They secured good line-out ball and then set up an almighty driving maul which was trundled fully 30 metres over Worthing's try-line before second row Andy Weaver provided the vital touch.
But free-scoring Worthing had other ideas and took their own try-count to eight with a quick-fire treble at the death to leave the visitors with just one win from five in National Two South.
Johnson met the woman in Worthing and told her that he had a knife and ammonia.
Joking after receiving his Sports personality of the Year award, Murray said: "A friend sent me a message the other day with an article saying, 'Andy Murray is duller than a weekend in Worthing', which I thought was harsh - on Worthing."
Murray said on receiving the trophy: "I didn't expect this - a friend actually sent me a message the other day with an article from a newspaper which said Andy Murray is duller than a weekend in Worthing, which I thought was a bit harsh - on Worthing."
A capacity crowd of 1000 paid tribute to Matthew and Jacob at Worthing's FA Vase game against East Preston.
Worthing United players Matthew Grimstone and Jacob Schilt, both 23, were on their way to a game when a Hawker Hunter jet ploughed into the A27 at Shoreham in West Sussex last month.