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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, April 21

The county’s roads were clear of congestion as of this morning (Saturday, April 21) but anyone planning to venture out by train should know that some lines are closed due to engineering works.

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TRAVEL: Major roadworks set for the week ahead

Road and barrier repairs are expected to cause disruption and lane closures this week.

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TRAVEL: Roadworks affecting M25, A3 and M3 this weekend

Road repairs, emergency roadworks and lane closures are to impact major routes this weekend.

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Jake Thompson has created an innovative new bike light which allows cyclists to flag up dangerous potholes and junctions

Student's innovative bike light which flags up potholes

A new bike light which flags up 'danger hotspots' on the roads to local authorities has been designed by a University of Sussex student.

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Across NHS staff in England, women are paid on average 23 per cent less than men, the figures show

Sussex NHS trust one of few to pay women more than men

The Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust has been revealed as one of the few public sector organisations in England to have a gender pay gap in favour of women.

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How to tell if your Facebook data has been shared with Cambridge Analytica

How to tell if your Facebook data has been shared with Cambridge Analytica

Facebook are set to alert 87 million users that their data has been shared with political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica.

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Doritos is offering to pay someone �18,000 to eat crisps for a living. Picture: Twitter

Doritos is offering to pay someone £18,000 to eat crisps for a living

If you’re the kind of person who can think of nothing better than sitting on the sofa eating crisps, then Doritos may have just come up with the perfect opportunity for you.

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University of Sussex. Photo: Google Street Maps

Multi-million pound economic contribution from University of Sussex

The University of Sussex adds £343 million a year to the economies of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex and West Sussex, says a new independent report.

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Send us your stories as the NHS prepares to turn 70

NHS70: Send us your inspiring NHS stories

Exactly three months from today, our National Health Service turns 70.

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Johnston Press CEO launches new initiatives to close gender pay gap

Johnston Press CEO, Ashley Highfield, has launched a series of initiatives to close the gender pay gap at the regional publisher.

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Price hikes listed: All the prices & charges being increased from April

While wages can often be sat at the same level for years on end, sadly the same can’t be said about prices and charges.

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Carpetright

Concern over jobs as Carpetright looks at closures

Carpetright, which has 15 stores across Sussex, is looking to close under-performing stores and restructure its business, according to national media.

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What The Ivy in The Lanes is set to look like inside

COUNTY NEWS: The Ivy unveils plan for its first Sussex restaurant

Exclusive restaurant chain The Ivy Collection is set to open a base in The Lanes this spring, and has today given a glimpse of what to expect when it opens its doors.

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A Highways England gritter dealing with the snow

Weather warning: ice and snow hit Sussex

Drivers are being told to pack snow kits and take precautions after Highways England and the Met Office issued snow warnings.

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SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, March 18

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, March 18

Snow settled across Sussex last night, so road and rail travel are highly likely to be affected.

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Students stand with striking staff at Sussex University

University of Sussex students have halted construction on university grounds by occupying a building on site and say they will not leave until their demands are met.
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WEATHER WARNING: Snow and ice to hit Sussex

Sussex is set to be hit by snow and ice as the cold weather returns.

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Nick Hempleman, owner of The Sussex Produce Company in Steyning, with Arundel and South Downs MP Nick Herbert

Urgent changes are needed to way food is sold, to protect local producers

The Taste West Sussex food and drink summit was a fantastic celebration of local food and that is a wonderful tribute to so many people, who have put so much work in to get us to where we are today.

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New Look has announced plans to close 60 stores

New Look announces plans to close 60 stores nationwide

High street fashion chain New Look has announced plans to close 60 of its stores to reduce its UK store estate – but none of the closures relate to stores located in East Sussex.

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Toys R Us, Hove (Credit: Google Maps)

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex Toys R Us store set to close

A toy retailer in Sussex looks set to shut as the company announced a closing-down sale this week.
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