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McDonald’s will roll out its new UK home delivery service this summer

Hold onto your hats fast food lovers - you will soon to be able to have your Big Mac and McFlurry delivered straight to your front door.

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Selsey Asda is set to open in June

Selsey Asda announces opening date

The Selsey Asda superstore and petrol station is set to open in less than two months’ time.

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Arundel Co-op team manager Karn Moore presents a cheque to David Wood, chairman of the trustees, and staff at Arundel Lido

Arundel store supports community

Arundel Co-op has been supporting Arundel Lido and Chestnut Tree House in the last year.

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House of Fraser, located in West Street, Chichester. Photo by Derek Martin SUS-160911-095126008

Chichester House of Fraser freehold sold for £13.4m

The freehold for Chichester department store House of Fraser has been bought for £13.4m.

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The first community meeting to Build a Better A27. Money for the scheme now seems to still be in place. ks170126-8 SUS-170603-202843008

Chichester’s £250m A27 cash ‘still available’

The cash to pay for vital improvements to the A27 around Chichester is still available, a letter from Jim O’Sullivan the chief executive of Highways England seems to suggest.

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Covtec in use at a footpath crossing in Whitstable. Image contributed.

Automated train ‘horn’ alert at Pulborough rail crossing

An audible warning device has been installed at a footpath level crossing in Pulborough.

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The ladder donation to Building Heroes supports its work with military veterans, helping them carry out their courses with new equipment that would be used on building sites

Ladder donation is ‘a real step forward’

Building Heroes, a charity dedicated to helping military veterans by presenting opportunities in the construction industry, has been given a range of equipment by WernerCo, the UK’s leading manufacturer of ladders.

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British Transport Police has launched a campaign warning youngsters to keep off the tracks. SUS-160816-134028001

VIDEO: Number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Alarming new figures from Network Rail and British Transport Police reveal more people than ever are risking their lives on the rail network by trespassing on the tracks in the south east region.

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Lesley and Keith Messam. Keith's father David Messam founded the DIY store in 1959 but it will now close in July

Chichester business blames ‘lack of council support’ for closing after 60 years

David Messam has been a staple on Chichester’s high street for nearly 60 years – but now the family-run hardware store is to close.

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Wilko's mouthwash. Picture by Stephen Conway

Kids’ mouthwash recalled over contamination fears

A range of children’s mouthwash has been recalled due to potential contamination of the product.

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Chichester's A27 scheme was cancelled in March, while Arundel and Worthing and Lewes projects are still planned

Scrapped A27 scheme cost £3.3m

Nearly £3.3m of public money was spent on Chichester’s failed A27 Improvement Scheme, the Observer can reveal.

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Retailer Jaeger goes into administration

Retailer Jaeger goes into administration

Fashion chain Jaeger has gone into administration, putting 700 jobs at risk in the UK, according to the BBC.

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Gideon Roseman and Esther Roseman at County Hall North in Horsham last December, where the inquest took place. Picture supplied by Tony Kershaw from South West News Service (SWNS)

COUNTY NEWS: Parents get settlement after baby’s tragic cot death

The parents of baby Grace Roseman who was found dead in her cot at her home in Sussex have been compensated.

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Brighton station

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Total chaos’ at railway station after marathon

One passenger described a Sussex railway station as ‘hell on earth’ last night (April 9), as sun-seekers and Brighton Marathon runners attempted to travel home.

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An artist's impression of what the community shop will look like.

‘Delight’ at approval for community shop

Villagers are ‘one step closer’ to setting up a community shop for Fittleworth after a yes from planning officers last week.

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VIDEO: Disabled mum’s daily struggle ahead of DIY SOS home transformation

A disabled mum has spoken of her delight at being picked for TV show DIY: SOS - saying the news still hasn’t sunk in.

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Gatwick passengers can catch a low-cost direct flight from September. Picture: Norwegian

Catch a low-cost flight at Gatwick to Seattle and Denver

Gatwick passengers will be able to catch a low-cost direct flight to Seattle and Denver from September, it has been revealed.

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Friends volunteers at St Richard's Hospital. Work is underway on the new shop in the outpatients department

Costa and Amigo open at St Richard’s Hospital

The new Costa Coffee and convenience shop Amigo have just opened in the main entrance of St Richard’s Hospital and work on the new Friends of Chichester Hospitals shop has begun.

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web standing-images. Traffic. SUS-150806-152644001

TRAVEL: Lorry sheds glass load at Fontwell roundabout

Glass bottles shed from a lorry at the A27 and A29 Fontwell roundabout are currently being cleared up by the Highways Agency, police have confirmed.

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