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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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Horticulture businesses allowed to bypass planning permission

Nurseries will be allowed to undergo certain expansions without the need for planning permission after a decision by Arun District Council.

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Leisure boat with engine failure assisted by Littlehampton RNLI

The coastguard received a 999 mobile phone call this morning (September 13) from the crew of a leisure boat after they got into difficulty.

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COUNTY: Post Office strikes set in dispute over branch closures and job losses

COUNTY: Post Office strikes set in dispute over branch closures and job losses

Thousands of Post Office workers are set to strike Thursday (September 15) in a dispute over branch closures, job losses and pensions, trade union officials said.

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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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BREAKING: Shoreham Airport’s future ‘secure’

Shoreham Airport’s future has been confirmed as secure as Albemarle Shoreham Airport Ltd enters administration.

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The A259 will be subject to �14.8million works, including the dualling of this section of the carriageway SUS-151216-084812001

Lyminster bypass delay could impede £14.8m A259 works

Highways bosses are hoping hiccups in delivering a Lyminster bypass will not see long-awaited improvements to the A259 delayed.

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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

VIDEO: Southern Rail chaos sees brothers walk 60 miles home from London

Two brothers frustrated by the unreliablilty 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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How High Street looks currently. The street is in-line for a revamp as part of �4.85million regeneration plans. Picture: Graham Hawkins

HSBC in Littlehampton to close

HSBC is to close its branch in Littlehampton this November as more and more people are using digital banking.

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Arun defends employment record as figures reveal decline

Arun District Council has defended its record on tackling unemployment after statistics appeared to show a decline in those in work.

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Business Picture. Worthing Herald Business Reporter, Oli Poole. SUS-160418-101125003

From the business desk: A little education could go a long way

Hundreds of students across the Herald and Gazette area have received their GCSE results in recent days – but is there a gaping hole left in their CV?

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Paul Crease, left, with Nick Gibb at the bar of the Arun View

Couple celebrates 30 years running Arun View

Pub landlords Paul and Yvonne Crease are celebrating their 30 years at The Arun View Inn in Littlehampton.

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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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Bolney Wine Estate received a grant from the Business Growth Fund last year (photo submitted). SUS-160818-151357001

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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Dr Tim Kimber is a partner at The Park Surgery in Littlehampton and has been a GP for 29 years. Picture: Gerald Thompson

Injury service hangs in balance as contract deadline looms

A GP has expressed his fears for an important medical service after healthcare bosses have kept silent about renewing its contract.

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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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