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Lido expansion plans take giant leap forward

Expansion plans that will turn Arundel Lido into a community hub for the town have been approved.

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GATCOM chairman speaks of achievements as retirement announced

Dr John Godfrey is stepping away from his work at Gatwick at a time when the airport ‘is in very good shape’.

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Hastings Pier. Photo by Eddie Mitchell.

COUNTY NEWS: Rumour of pier sale sparks protest gig

Employees are to hold a protest against rumours a popular Sussex pier will be sold to Sheikh Abid Gulzar from Eastbourne Pier.

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The Norfolk Arms Hotel a three-star hotel, set in the heart of Arundel, West Sussex.

Arundel hotel welcomes new manager with open arms

The Norfolk Arms Hotel based in Arundel welcomes a new hard working manager to their team ahead of new changes.

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County council leader: House of Fraser closure ‘a blow’

“We all know that High Streets are struggling at present so the news that House of Fraser is closing its Chichester store is a big blow at an already challenging time.

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Shoppers in Chichester react to House of Fraser closure

Shoppers have reacted with sadness to news that Chichester's House of Fraser is to be closed.
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House of Fraser, West Street, Chichester.

Chichester BID rebuffs high street issues as House of Fraser confirms closure

Chichester has ‘significant survival potential’ as a visitor destination, the city BID has said.

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House of Fraser closure ‘a sad day for the city’

City councillor Richard Plowman has warned Chichester will need to improve its retail offering to compete with other cities.

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House of Fraser, Chichester. Pic: Derek Martin

Primark refuses comment on Chichester House of Fraser site

With confirmation this morning that Chichester’s House of Fraser is set to go, questions have been raised as to what could take its place.

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Chichester jobs under threat as House of Fraser confirms closure

More than 160 jobs could be lost at Chichester’s House of Fraser after the high street chain revealed a sweeping set of shop closures.

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House of Fraser, Chichester. Pic: Derek Martin

Chichester's House of Fraser is set to close

Chichester's House of Fraser store has been named as one of 31 stores the company plans to close.

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Author and publisher Sandra Saer

Publisher celebrates 30 years in business

Author and publisher Sandra Saer has celebrated 30 years in the book industry, working as a one-man band.

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Highways England chose Option 5A (Binsted route) as its preferred A27 option for Arundel. Picture: Derek Martin

Arun’s Lib Dem leader criticises park authority over Arundel A27 bypass vote

The South Downs National Park Authority’s plans to seek a judicial review of the Arundel A27 decision has been criticised by the leader of the Lib Dems on Arun District Council.

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The A27 near Whyke roundabout. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Minutes of A27 meeting between councils and Highways England published

Minutes of a meeting between Highways England and West Sussex County Council representatives about the A27 design process have been published.

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COUNTY NEWS: 'Cereal and doodle cafe' opens in Sussex

They've been popping up in London over the last few years, but now a cereal cafe has opened its doors in Sussex.

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Underpasses are top choice in A27 survey

Improving the existing route of the A27 around Chichester with flyovers and underpasses is the most popular choice of residents, an independent opinion survey revealed today.

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The crack in the Arundel A27 bridge. Picture: Suzanne Weaver

Crack in Arundel A27 bridge is ‘no danger to the public’

A large crack in an Arundel bridge is not a danger to the public, Highways England has confirmed.

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Carphone Warehouse to close 92 stores as profits tumble

Nearly 100 Carphone Warehouse stores are to close this year as the retailer’s new boss pledges to “take action” to tackle challenges in the firm’s troubled mobile phone unit.

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WH Smith came bottom of the Which? customer satisfaction survey

WH Smith voted worst store on the high street in Which? survey

Britain’s highest and lowest rated high street shops by customer satisfaction have been revealed in a survey by the consumer brand Which?.

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The Stockbridge roundabout. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Stockbridge Roundabout temporary lights switched off

The temporary traffic lights at the Stockbridge Roundabout have been switched off.

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