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Johnston Press awarded funding from Google Innovation Initiative

This newspaper, published by Johnston Press, today announces that it has won two separate grants from the Digital News Initiative Innovation Fund, which is backed by Google.

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An artist's impression of plans for the Littlehampton seafront shelter, which could become a cafe and kitesurfing school SUS-171121-142745001

Seafront café and water sports facility is approved

A former world champion windsurfer scored his latest victory when his vision for a seafront café and water sports teaching facility was approved.

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Thy Will Be Done, in Goring Road, Worthing SUS-170412-091812001

Will-writing firm left behind £150k debt as it folded

A will-writing firm had a debt of more than £150,000 when it went into liquidation.

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Hollie Kerley with her dad Mark, Southern Co-op colleagues and staff from The Springboard Project

Hollie ‘over the moon’ to win card competition

Young artist Hollie Kerley has been named the winner in a tough competition to design Southern Co-op’s corporate Christmas card for this year.

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Designer Martin Storey signed copies of his book and picked the winner of the anniversary draw

Shoreham store welcomes customers from far and wide

Customers came from all over the south visited Shoreham Knitting and Needlecraft to celebrate its 45th anniversary and Rowan Flagship status.

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Legal & General's Hove offices (Photograph: Google Maps)

COUNTY NEWS: Hundreds of jobs under threat at Sussex insurance firm

Around 500 jobs are at risk at a Hove insurance firm, as Legal & General announced it has agreed to sell its mature savings business to a firm in Hertfordshire.

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Nick Bodimeade talks to staff and patients at Ferring Dental Practice about his B-Roads series of paintings

Dental practice holds soiree to ‘get to know the patients’

Ferring Dental Practice was turned into an art gallery for one evening only.

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Toys R Us in Hove (Photograph: Google Maps)

COUNTY NEWS: Which Toys R Us stores are set to close?

Toys R Us revealed which stores could close next Spring, after announcing a restructure yesterday (December 4).

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The Hove Toys R Us store (Photograph: Google Maps)

COUNTY NEWS: Toys R Us to close 'at least 26 stores'

Retailer Toys R Us, which has a store in Sussex, said it is to close at least 26 stores next year.

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Members of the committee who will run the store

Christmas comes early as Findon shop makes triumphant return

Children delighted in Santa bringing presents to Findon on yesterday evening, but the best gift was one the villagers bought for themselves.

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Rinkit at the Sussex Business Awards. Picture by Simon Callaghan Photography. SUS-170412-115319001

E-tailer scoops awards double after transforming from bedroom business to £10m company

A £10million turnover company which started nine years ago as a bedroom business selling cocktail shakers on Ebay before going international has scooped a business awards double.

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More than 20 members of Stagecoach South staff have clocked up 650 years' service in total

Bus company staff honoured

Stagecoach employees have been recognised for loyal service and commitment to passenger transport.

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SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, December 3

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, December 3

If you’re out and about today you’ll want to know what is happening on Sussex’s roads and rails.

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SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, December 2

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, December 2

If you’re out and about this weekend you’ll want to know what is happening on Sussex’s roads and rails.

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Natwest has announced several branch closures in Sussex. Picture: Google Maps/Google Maps

Littlehampton bank to close next year

The Littlehampton branch of Natwest will close next year due to low numbers of customers.

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The NatWest is to close its branches in Oundle and Stamford next year.

REVEALED: The full list of Natwest and RBS branches set to close

Royal Bank of Scotland is to close 259 Natwest and RBS branches resulting in 680 job losses after the state-backed lender said more people are choosing to bank online or on mobile.

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Next recall children’s clothing over choking fears

Next recall children’s clothing over choking fears

Next have recalled a pair of children’s coats following the discovery that they could present a choking hazard.

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Micropub plan for Chichester

An IT professional is planning to set up a micropub at a former estate agents in Chichester

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Delays to rail services

TRAVEL: Signalling fault causes disruption on London to Sussex rail services

There are delays to Sussex-bound rail services from London this morning (November 27), Southern Rail has said.

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We have decided not to republish the banned ad so we have used a stock photo

‘Sexually provocative’ toothpaste ad banned for ‘objectifying’ women

A ‘sexually provocative’ toothpaste advert featuring a naked model has been banned for ‘objectifying’ women.

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