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Start-up business hub ready to launch in Chichester

A major leg-up for new businesses is about to launch.

Business
Solar farm

COUNTY NEWS: Solar farm work safe after Carillion collapse

The collapse of construction giant Carillion will not affect ongoing work on West Sussex solar farm projects, the county council has said.

Business
Ford prison supplier collapses

Ford prison supplier collapses

A construction giant that supplies services to Ford Prison has collapsed.

Business
Flytipping costs councils and farmers thousands each year

‘Hidden cost’ of flytipping on Chichester farmers

An agricultural expert has warned of the ‘hidden cost’ of flytipping on innocent farmers, after it was revealed that councils have spent more than £4.5m on cleaning up the South East in just 12 months.

Business
British Airways research shows most people don't take two-week breaks

Workers fear two-week holidays are ‘frowned on’ by employers

More than a third of people living in the South East do not take a two-week holiday because they believe it’s frowned on and discouraged at their workplace, a study has shown.

Lifestyle
Surchargeing ended at midnight on Friday

Will the end of credit and debit card fees mean we all pay more?

From now on, extra charges for people using their credit or debit cards to book flights, cinema tickets, takeaway meals and other goods and services have been banned.

Business
M23 northbound closed all weekend between junction 10 and 9. Eddie Mitchell

TRAVEL: M23 closed all weekend and rail disruption

The M23 northbound is closed for the entire weekend between junction 10 at Crawley and junction 9 at Gatwick Airport.

Transport
Rail news

Trains at standstill due to signalling fault

Trains are at a standstill with widespread delays due to a signalling fault in Brighton.

Transport
Stagecoach reveal new ticket prices for bus passengers

Stagecoach reveal new ticket prices for bus passengers

Sussex bus operator Stagecoach has announced fares on some of its routes will rise after a review of prices.

Business
London Boat Show

Dozen companies fly the flag for Sussex at London Boat Show

This week, 12 companies from Sussex will be sailing into the London Boat Show, taking place January 10-14, to provide the thousands of people who flock to the show every year with an exclusive insight into the boating and holiday trends for the year ahead.

Business
Staff outside the new Prezzo in Grantham. EMN-160414-133619001

Meal offers to wipe away January blues

Prezzo, which has restaurants across Sussex, is offering two food offers to help beat the January blues.

Business
Rail news

Southern strike affecting rail services

A strike by conductors is taking place today, though Southern has said that services on most of its routes ‘will operate normally’.

Transport
The old footbridge just east of the Stockbridge Roundabout is being replaced. Eddie Mitchell

Two-month A27 closure for footbridge replacement set to start

A large stretch of the A27 will be closed overnight for around two months so the Stockbridge Footbridge can be replaced.

Transport
Pia has closed

Pia in Chichester shuts

Jewellery store Pia has today closed on Chichester’s high street.

Business
Lloyds Bar in Chichester will close at the end of January

Chichester Lloyds Bar is to close

Lloyds Bar in Chichester is to close and will go at the end of the month, Wetherspoon has today confirmed.

News

COUNTY NEWS UPDATE: Southern apologises after staff refuse to let man into station

Southern has apologised to a man who missed his train after staff refused to unlock station doors.

Transport

VIDEO: Sussex train station staff refuse to let man in

A traveller watched his train leave without him when staff refused to unlock the station doors.

Transport
TRAVEL: Travel news for Sussex for Sunday, December 31

TRAVEL: Travel news for Sussex for Sunday, December 31

Anyone heading out by train today (Sunday, December 31) should be aware that engineering works are affecting services.

News
SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, December 30

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, December 30

Going on a day trip today? No problem, here’s the travel news you need to know.

Transport
Why everyone is talking about Poundland’s bizarre Christmas elf adverts

Why everyone is talking about Poundland’s bizarre Christmas elf adverts

Poundland are running a bizarre Christmas marketing campaign that has stunned and angered many on social media.

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