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TRAVEL NEWS: Accident causing delays

An accident in Newhaven this morning is causing delays.

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A junior doctors' strike at Worthing Hospital earlier this year

Doctor strike suspension a ‘huge relief to thousands of patients’

The Patients Association has welcomed the news from The British Medical Association today announcing an end to the planned series of junior doctor strikes.

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BHS Stores last day in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-160408-084656008

BHS to return as online shop

Retailer BHS has announced plans to relaunch online.

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VIDEO: Abnormally large lorries cause delays through Sussex

Huge lorries carrying materials for Shepham Wind Farm in Polegate are being given police escort along Sussex roads, causing delays.

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Junior doctors on the picket line earlier this year outside Chichester's St. Richard's Hospital

Junior doctor strikes called off

The British Medical Association has announced a suspension of further junior doctor strikes across England.

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Major engineering works are causing disruption

TRAVEL NEWS: Rail disruptions continue

Replacement buses continue to be in place along the coastal line because of major engineering works all weekend.

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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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Pro-northern bypass protesters again made their voices heard outside the Chichester District Council meeting on Tuesday. ks16000969-7 SUS-160920-163034008

County council calls for ‘urgent’ meeting over Chichester A27 scheme

Two of the most senior county councillors have called for an urgent meeting with Highways England over its A27 improvement project.

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The dog has since been put down, the inquest heard

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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A27 public meeting to be held by South East’s Green MEP

South East’s Green Party MEP will be joining residents in Chichester tomorrow to discuss sustainable alternatives to A27 expansion.

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Tim Gleeson, company secretary at Bartholomews

New crop research centre set for Chichester

One of the continent’s leading agricultural food companies has secured permission to build a brand new crop research station, potentially making it one of the strongest in the world.

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A27 ‘no option’ backed by Selsey Town Council

‘No option’ was backed by Sesley Town Council last night after a special A27 meeting was held, following councillors’ decision that all choices would ‘seriously harm the manhood peninsula’.

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Post Office workers set to strike in a dispute over branch closures and job losses

Post Office workers set to strike in a 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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Mark Wright at Hunston Lodge Riding Stables

Hunston riding stables could be ‘split in two’ by A27 plans

A riding school owner may lose his family business entirely if one of the A27 options is chosen.

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Residents looking at options for the A27 Chichester Bypass at the Bracklesham consultation.

A27 options will turn Chichester into a ‘concrete jungle’

The A27 options presented will descend roads into ‘absolute mayhem’ for anyone in the Manhood Peninsula, said one resident at today’s consultation.

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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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Isaac Kirby-Dunkley, 18, and his brother Otis Kirby-Dunkley, 22, walked from London to Worthing in frustration at constant train delays

COUNTY NEWS: Rail chaos sees brothers walk 60 miles home from London

Two brothers frustrated by the unreliability of Southern Rail services have walked 60 miles home from London.

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Director of the Sir Richard Hotham project, Thomas Elliott.ks1500451-2 SUS-150915-183624008

Tweaks to £80m proposals as Sir Richard Hotham resubmits plans

Residents can now have their say on the Sir Richard Hotham Project’s latest £80million plans to regenerate Bognor Regis.

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Unanimous calls for a northern bypass at packed Donnington meeting

More than 200 people flooded a Donnington Parish Council meeting on the A27 on Monday night to unanimously vote to reject all five of Highways England’s options and call for a northern bypass to be reinstated.

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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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