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Strike timetable on Southern services outlined

Southern Rail has released details of the trains it expects to run on Wednesday February 22, during the 24-hour strike by the RMT union.

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day .... with a free Subway

Subway has gone all romantic on us. To celebrate ‘customer appreciation day’ Subway is offering its customers one free six-inch Sub.

Rebecca, a registered childminder has co-organised the event

Dedicated childminders conference to fill ‘support gap’

A dedicated childminders conference is coming to Sussex next month to fill the ‘support gap’ left by council funding cuts.

Volunteering award for Amex  L/R Roger Alexander, Chair of the Awards Judging Panel, Melanie Green American Express and Jon Culshaw

American Express wins award for Sussex volunteering efforts

American Express, has been recognised for its volunteering efforts across Sussex at a national industry awards ceremony.

Traffic along the A27 at Lancing. Picture Eddie Mitchell

A27 schemes ‘put at risk by £800m Government roads deficit’

An ‘£800m black hole’ in the Government’s road-building programme could put the A27 improvement schemes at risk for Chichester, Arundel, Worthing and Lewes, it is claimed.

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Rail company shareholders alerted to Southern’s ‘failings’

Business leaders have written to major shareholders of the rail company at the centre of the bitter ongoing dispute with staff.

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All aboard! More buses for East Sussex coast route

Coastline services between Brighton and Eastbourne will increase in frequency after Brighton and Hove Buses promised ‘cleaner and bigger’ buses along the route.

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University of Sussex project gets cash boost

Plans for a Bio-Innovation Centre at the University of Sussex has been handed £5.5 million funding.

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Emily Yates: Passengers lead the call for rail justice

Parliament has failed in holding the Department for Transport to account – Southern Rail passengers have nowhere left to go but court.

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UPDATE: Mainline back on track after fatality

Southern Rail said services between Brighton and London are now back up and running after a fatality at East Croydon this morning (February 2).


COUNTY NEWS: ‘Major disruption’ after person hit by a train

There are cancellations and delays on the Brighton Mainline this morning (February 2), after a person was hit by a train in East Croydon.

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Commuters start legal proceedings over Southern Rail crisis

A commuter group that raised £26,000 for a judicial review of the Southern Rail crisis has begun court proceedings against the government.

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Salon owner, Louisa Anderson, said the trio of TV stars which included CBB star Chloe Goodman (front left) 'loved it'. Picture: Derek Martin

COUNTY NEWS: Five star salon turns into a celebrity hot spot

A hair and beauty salon with five star reviews in Sussex has quickly turned into a celebrity hot spot.

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Chris Grayling meets with Brighton Mainline 2 group

The group behind plans for a second Brighton to London rail link is set to meet with Transport Secretary Chris Grayling later today (Monday).

The size 0 question - are British shops right to stock such small sizes?

The size 0 question - are British shops right to stock such small sizes?

The infamous American size zero hit the headlines in the early noughties with mannequins, models and clothes shops appearing to promote the smallest dress size available to women and Britain’s high street still hasn’t escaped the trend.

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Passengers must have a say if Southern is renationalised, say campaigners

“It’s not a surprise,” said the co-founder of a campaigning commuter group to the news that Govia Thameslink (GTR) may be stripped of the Southern franchise.

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Reports Government to strip operator of Southern services are ‘speculation’

Reports from an industry publication suggesting the Government is preparing options to strip Govia Thameslink Railway of Southern services have been labelled ‘speculation’.

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Nick Herbert, MP for Arundel and South Downs

‘Unfeasible’ Chichester northern bypass putting Arundel and Worthing A27 schemes at risk, MP warns

MP Nick Herbert says those calling for a northern Chichester bypass are putting the ‘hard won’ A27 improvements elsewhere at risk by campaigning for an ‘unfeasible route’.

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