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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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The Community Food Connection sees free food handed out via charities and community groups

Free food scheme hits million mark

A surplus food redistribution programme has seen stores donate 21,813 meals to people in need across Sussex.

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The launch of the fourth annual Steyning and District Food and Drink Festival. Picture: Steve Robards SR1623906

Steyning food and drink festival officially launched

Steyning and District Food and Drink Festival was officially launched today.

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Chance for West Sussex firms to bid for share of £2.4m grants

West Sussex firms still have time to apply for a share of £2.4m to help them grow and create new jobs.

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Brighton city airport

Shoreham Airport to close for one hour as a mark of respect for RAFA airshow memorial

On Monday (August 22), the skies above Shoreham Airport will fall silent for one hour, as a mark of respect for the anniversary of the Shoreham airshow accident.

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Brighton city airport

COUNTY NEWS: Airport to close for one hour as a mark of respect for RAFA airshow memorial

On Monday (August 22), the skies above a West Sussex airport will fall silent for one hour as a mark of respect for the anniversary of the Shoreham airshow accident.

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The value of apprenticeships

Advice from apprentices on how to secure one in 2016

For young people around the UK, now is one of the most important times in their lives for deciding what they want their future to look like.

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Store Twenty One is the latest casualty in Worthing's town centre

Store Twenty One to close

Store Twenty One is the latest casaulty in Worthing’s town centre after it announced its closure.

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Falmer station to close hours before Brighton and Hove Albion match

Falmer station to close hours before Brighton and Hove Albion match

Southern Rail has announced Falmer station will close from 5pm tonight (August 9), despite a Brighton and Hove Albion match this evening.

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Society chairman opposes high-rise buildings for town

The Shoreham Society has objected to plans for the Frost-Minelco site following comments the development could pave the way for a strip of Benidorm-style high-rise buildings.

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Carl Aichroth receives his Long Service Award

Engineering Manager celebrates 20 years of service at Shoreham Port

An engineering manager at Shoreham Port has been presented with a long service award after twenty years of employment.

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Rail news

UPDATE: Severe train delays as ‘all lines blocked’ to Littlehampton

Commuters may be facing severe delays this evening with all train lines to Littlehampton blocked.

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Speeding to blame for most crashes in Britain, drivers say

Speeding to blame for most crashes in Britain, drivers say

Speeding causes the most crashes on the UK’s roads, according to British drivers.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex drivers urged to be considerate during Harvest

Sussex drivers are being urged to be careful and considerate on the roads now that Harvest is underway.

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Calls for Highway Code to be taught in schools

An insurance firm is calling on schools to teach the Highway Code after a survey showed more than 80 per cent of drivers don’t recognise basic road signs.

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TRAVEL: Major disruption to railway services across Sussex

Trains and shuttle services across the Southern network have been cancelled today (Saturday, July 30).

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A commuter took this picture of a cramped train

Sussex rail service tops nationwide overcrowding list

A Sussex rail service has topped a nationwide list of the most overcrowded trains – running more than 200 per cent over capacity – Government figures have revealed.

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Best4Chichester believe the improvements won't solve long-standing traffic issues

A27 improvements will only be a ‘sticking plaster’

All of the options being considered to upgrade the A27 will provide only a ‘sticking plaster’ solution to Chichester’s traffic woes.

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Average home price set to rise by £40,000 in 5 years

Average home price set to rise by £40,000 in 5 years

The price of a home will be about £40,000 higher in five years’ time, even though prices are expected to slow in the wake of the Brexit vote.

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Patrick St. John-Caleb in Brighton Road. He wants the beach huts opposite to be moved to widen the pavement

Man calls for beach hut relocation after wife hit by cyclist

A man whose wife was injured by a cyclist on the seafront has called for beach huts to be moved to improve pedestrian safety.

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