UPDATE: Travis Perkins says store closures ‘will not impact’ West Sussex

Builders’ merchant Travis Perkins has confirmed that West Sussex ‘has not been impacted’ by the closure of 30 branches announced earlier today.

COUNTY NEWS: Southern Rail drivers to ballot on strike action

COUNTY NEWS: Southern Rail drivers to ballot on strike action

Southern Rail drivers are set to vote on industrial action after talks at head office broke down on Monday, union ASLEF has announced.

Herald reporter James Butler bemoans the potential loss of Marmite from Tesco's shelves - the 'perfect partner' to a slice of bread. Pictured outside the Tesco Express store in Chapel Road, Worthing

POLL: Marmite running low at Tesco after national dispute

Marmite and other Unilever products appeared to be running low at Tesco after a national dispute which has now been resolved.

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Working mothers as freelancers

The new wave of flexible working: good news for working parents

There is a new way of working which is gaining popularity in the UK, and it is great news for parents who want a credible and flexible career option.

POLL: Express yourself about Southern Rail strikes

POLL: Express yourself about Southern Rail strikes

As a second day of commuter misery comes to a close, here’s a chance to express yourself about the Southern Rail strikes.

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One of the recruitment days held by Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Hundreds of jobseekers at NHS Trust’s recruitment days

More than 300 people attended two recruitment and career days at Worthing Hospital and St Richard’s in Chichester on October 1 and October 8.

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Stress at record high for UK workers

Stress at record high for UK workers

Workplace stress has reached record levels, according to a TUC report for World Mental Health Day.

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An aerial plan of proposals for Rustington Golf Centre, left, expanding the Out of Bounds facilities

Green light for major Angmering leisure development

Councillors unanimously approved plans for a major leisure development in Angmering this afternoon (Wednesday, October 5).

West Sussex County Council (WSCC) are putting on the jobs fair for the second time

Jobs fair returns for aspiring apprentices

A jobs fair for budding apprentices is being held later this month, due to more than 250 vacancies on offer in West Sussex.

The town centre manager confirmed there is no sign of the retailer opening its doors

‘No sign of Primark,’ says town centre manager

Worthing shoppers were dealt a blow when Primark was not the retailer confirmed to replace BHS on Montague Street, in Worthing.

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Artist's impressions of plans for the Montague Centre

Four top chain eateries on way to Worthing

Chicken eatery Nando’s will open in Worthing next year – and two more top chains are expected to follow suit.

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This Government reform halves the amount of time a train must be delayed before passengers are eligible for compensation

Business comment: Sorry Southern has the Midas touch

The sorry Southern saga stuttered on yesterday when the rail operator’s attempts to garner public support spectacularly backfired.

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The Poundworld Extra store will be opening its doors on October 13

Poundworld opening news creates negative response

It was confirmed last week that Poundworld will be replacing BHS on Montague Street, in Worthing.

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Daily services to Moscow will start in November

COUNTY NEWS: New service to fly daily from Gatwick to Moscow

A Russian airline is to provide a daily service from London Gatwick to Moscow from November.

Nando's is coming to Worthing (file picture)

CONFIRMED: Nando’s coming to Worthing – but when?

It has been confirmed that restaurant chain Nando’s is coming to town.

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The Poundworld Extra store will be opening its doors on October 13

CONFIRMED: Poundworld store to replace BHS

Poundworld has announced it will be opening its doors in Worthing, replacing BHS, which closed on July 30.

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Worthing Hospital

Open day at Worthing Hospital to find new staff

Recruitment and career days are to be held in hospitals in Worthing and Chichester in a bid to attract new collegues.

The new bar is having a grand VIP opening night on October 14

Signs go up at Worthing’s new Slug and Lettuce

Worthing’s new Slug and Lettuce is taking shape as signs have gone up on the high street.

Kate McWilliams, the UK's youngest ever female captain

COUNTY NEWS: Gatwick pilot becomes UK’s youngest ever female captain

An easyjet pilot has become the UK’s youngest ever female captain, the airline says.


TRAVEL NEWS: Accident causing delays

An accident in Newhaven this morning is causing delays.

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