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Seven bailed after hunt clashes
Five men and two women charged with violent disorder following an incident in East Sussex involving anti-hunt protesters have appeared in court.

Police were called to clashes with hunt supporters on farmland in the Broad Oak area, near Heathfield, on 21 February.

A male member of the hunt whose skull was fractured has now left hospital.

The accused from Herts and London, aged 20 to 34, were remanded on conditional bail by magistrates in Hastings to return to court on 11 April.

Sussex Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to the incident to contact them.

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