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TRAVEL NEWS: Accident causing delays

An accident in Newhaven this morning is causing delays.

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A junior doctors' strike at Worthing Hospital earlier this year

Doctor strike suspension a ‘huge relief to thousands of patients’

The Patients Association has welcomed the news from The British Medical Association today announcing an end to the planned series of junior doctor strikes.

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BHS Stores last day in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-160408-084656008

BHS to return as online shop

Retailer BHS has announced plans to relaunch online.

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VIDEO: Abnormally large lorries cause delays through Sussex

Huge lorries carrying materials for Shepham Wind Farm in Polegate are being given police escort along Sussex roads, causing delays.

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Junior doctors on the picket line earlier this year outside Chichester's St. Richard's Hospital

Junior doctor strikes called off

The British Medical Association has announced a suspension of further junior doctor strikes across England.

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Major engineering works are causing disruption

TRAVEL NEWS: Rail disruptions continue

Replacement buses continue to be in place along the coastal line because of major engineering works all weekend.

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The A27 closure was announced today

A27 full closure tonight at Polegate

Drivers are being advised that a section of the A27 at Polegate will be fully closed for repair work tonight, Saturday, September 24.

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TRAVEL NEWS: Rail delays expected all weekend

Major engineering work this weekend will see services to and from London Victoria disrupted on both Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25.

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Craig MacMenigall, 37, of Bexhill Road, St Leonards, died after a crash with a lorry on August 12. Photo by Dan Jessup

Campaign to reduce road fatalities puts spotlight on A21

The dangerous nature of the A21 is coming under the spotlight again through a scheme aiming to have no road deaths in Europe tomorrow (Wednesday, September 21).

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Bexhill campaigners oppose railway timetable shake-up plans

Bexhill campaigners oppose railway timetable shake-up plans

Bexhill rail campaigners are up in arms over the proposed timetable changes which they believe would damage the economy and be detrimental to commuters.

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Glovers House at the Bexhill Enterprise Park

Three-month leases available at business sites

Companies can now get top quality new offices in Bexhill and Hastings on ‘ultra-flexible’ terms in a pioneering move to address the Brexit market.

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Southern train

Multiple award nominations for railway operator

Southern Railway has been shortlisted for a number of awards including ‘passengers matter’ despite months of delays and cancellations.

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Sussex Food and Drinks Awards 2015 at the AMEX. Sally Gunnell SUS-160609-191018003

Public urged to vote in this year’s Sussex Food and Drink Awards

The public is being asked to choose its favourites from the finalists of six categories of the Sussex Food and Drink Awards 2017.

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Linda Brown outside Wooster's, Bexhill. SUS-160914-122739001

Bexhill cafes’ anger over outdoor furniture licence

A number of business owners in the town centre are up in arms after being told they need a licence to have tables and chairs outside due to some complaints.

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Morrisons launches checkout promise

Morrisons launches checkout promise

Supermarket chain chain Morrisons has today made a “checkout promise” that it will open extra checkouts for customers if there is more than one person ahead of them in a queue.

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Isaac Kirby-Dunkley, 18, and his brother Otis Kirby-Dunkley, 22, walked from London to Worthing in frustration at constant train delays

COUNTY NEWS: Rail chaos sees brothers walk 60 miles home from London

Two brothers frustrated by the unreliability of Southern Rail services have walked 60 miles home from London.

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Supermarket price war looms as Asda set to copy Morrisons’ price-slashing

Supermarket price war looms as Asda set to copy Morrisons’ price-slashing

Shoppers could soon be getting more for their money as supermarkets gear up for the latest instalment of a raging price war in the sector.

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MP Huw Merriman outside Bexhill Railway Station, screenshot from his rail diary video

MPs call for buses to run during rail strike

MPs Huw Merriman and Amber Rudd are calling for rail replacement buses to be put in place during next week’s strike.

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Revealed: The top UK companies for work-life balance

Revealed: The top UK companies for work-life balance

A recruitment firm has been named the best company in the UK for work-life balance.

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Bexhill Town Hall SUS-160623-112311001

Council ‘in the top ten’ for accessible homes

Rother District Council has been praised for their approach to providing accessible homes.

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