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Hopes that house building will help boost employment in Adur

The future looks bright in Adur despite a rise in the number of people claiming job seeker’s allowance across the district, according to the jobcentre manager.

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GALLERY: Teenager expands her cake business

Young entrepreneur Becky Matthews is set to launch a tailor-made wedding service as part of her cake business.

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New self-order kiosks will be installed

Shoreham fast food franchise undergoes ‘digital make-over’

A fast food franchise in Shoreham is undergoing a ‘major digital make-over’ which will see 15 news jobs created.

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Phil Bristow

COLUMN: Money trees and moon flights

So here we go on the merry-go-round again. We are only a few weeks into the New Year, but nothing much changes. It’s Brexit this, Trump that, will May last or Jeremy get the chance to grow his money trees?

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Pembroke Financial Services director Keith Bonner, left, and managing director Keith Relf present the cheque to Whoopsadaisy conductor Zsofia Varga, second left, and community fundraiser Caroline Mantle

Generous donation delights small charity

Shoreham firm Pembroke Financial Services has donated £3,500 to children’s disability charity Whoopsadaisy.

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Members of the Worthing Speakabout group, including campaign organiser Sarah Holden (second from left) and David Biggs (second from right)

Disabled customers unite for a better railway experience

For most people, catching a train is as simple as buying a ticket and getting on board.

Transport
Long-term temporary traffic lights have been installed in Brighton Road, Worthing

Temporary lights outside Aquarena site to stay for three years

Temporary traffic lights outside the Aquarena site will be there for three years, the county council has confirmed.

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Success stories lined up for Better Business Show

An annual business event featuring networking, business support and keynote speakers is taking place tomorrow (Thursday, January 31).

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Lancing IKEA plans: one year on

It is one year since Swedish furniture giant IKEA announced plans to open its first Sussex store, with Lancing’s New Monks Farm the location.

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Emma Edwards, second right, with Esteem team members. Picture: Disney Harrod

Exciting new team is helping charity to grow

Experienced youth worker Emma Edwards is excited about her new role with the charity Esteem.

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This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your home

This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your home

Cars pinching your perfect parking space is always annoying, especially when that spot just happens to be in front of your house.

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Delays are expected

Guidance for drivers after roadkill report reveals 4,000 animals died in two years

Deers top the roadkill list, with one wallaby on the M1 and a peacock on the A174 also getting a mention following a Freedom of Information request which revealed almost 4,000 animals have died on the roads of Great Britain in the last two years.

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Retail news

Evidence bulk buying could be costing you £215 a year

Consumers could be losing money by bulk buying items according to new research announced this week.

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Tescos surplus food redistribution scheme Community Food Connection

Surplus food scheme donates more than 700k meals across Sussex

More than 713,000 meals have now been provided to charities and community groups across Sussex thanks to the Community Food Connection scheme.

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Three Bridges. Pic: Mark Dunford

TRAVEL: Closure of Three Bridges car park causes 'chaos'

Rail users are being advised to leave extra time for their journeys if travelling from Three Bridges today due to the station car park being closed.
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Transport news

TRAVEL: Cancellations and changes to train services

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton/Lewes this weekend (January 27/28), closing lines and resulting in bus replacement services across the network.

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There have been reports Facebook is down. Picture: John Devlin

Is Facebook down in your area?

Across the UK there have been multiple reports of Facebook outages. Last night, the social media giant - which boasts over 2 billion active users - announced services were down around the globe.

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There have been at least two crashes at the new lights and lots of near misses reported

COUNTY NEWS: ‘A27 lights are safe, we are not being stubborn’ - Highways boss

Problems at new lights on an A27 roundabout are being caused by a ‘few drivers misreading’ the signs and are safe, a senior Highways England figure has today insisted.

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Expert tips to prevent pipes bursting in freezing temperatures this winter

Expert tips to prevent pipes bursting in freezing temperatures this winter

Parts of the UK are set to be hit by freezing temperatures and snow as a ‘polar maritime air mass’ sweeps across the nation, writes Paul Harmer, Consultant with the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering.

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