COUNTY NEWS: New service to fly daily from Gatwick to Moscow

A Russian airline is to provide a daily service from London Gatwick to Moscow from November.

The first release of four and five bedroom homes at Abingworth Meadows in Thakeham will look out across the newly created cricket pitch (price guides from �695,000)

PROPERTY NOTES: New homes and a new village hub comes to Thakeham

This weekend (Saturday 1 October) sees the launch of a new development with a bit of a difference. Abingworth Meadows in Thakeham is about more than new homes, smart and stylish though they may be. It’s creating a new hub for the village.

Health Champions director Karen Dennison with Stacey Hardman, right, who is the first to benefit from the new opportunity

Social enterprise company launches work experience initiative

A social enterprise company that runs free healthy cooking courses in the area is offering work experience opportunities to the unemployed.

Kate McWilliams, the UK's youngest ever female captain

COUNTY NEWS: Gatwick pilot becomes UK’s youngest ever female captain

An easyjet pilot has become the UK’s youngest ever female captain, the airline says.

Rail news

Rail delays as ‘urgent repairs’ force station platform to close

A platform has been closed at Haywards Heath station as engineers carry out ‘urgent repairs’ this morning (Tuesday September 27).

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TRAVEL NEWS: Accident causing delays

An accident in Newhaven this morning is causing delays.

A junior doctors' strike at Worthing Hospital earlier this year

Doctor strike suspension a ‘huge relief to thousands of patients’

The Patients Association has welcomed the news from The British Medical Association today announcing an end to the planned series of junior doctor strikes.

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BHS to return as online shop

Retailer BHS has announced plans to relaunch online.

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VIDEO: Abnormally large lorries cause delays through Sussex

Huge lorries carrying materials for Shepham Wind Farm in Polegate are being given police escort along Sussex roads, causing delays.

Junior doctors on the picket line earlier this year outside Chichester's St. Richard's Hospital

Junior doctor strikes called off

The British Medical Association has announced a suspension of further junior doctor strikes across England.

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Major engineering works are causing disruption

TRAVEL NEWS: Rail disruptions continue

Replacement buses continue to be in place along the coastal line because of major engineering works all weekend.

Travel news

A27 full closure tonight at Polegate

Drivers are being advised that a section of the A27 at Polegate will be fully closed for repair work tonight, Saturday, September 24.

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TRAVEL NEWS: Rail delays expected all weekend

Major engineering work this weekend will see services to and from London Victoria disrupted on both Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25.

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Opening date revealed for major new store in Horsham

Opening date revealed for major new store in Horsham

National homeware store Dunelm is to open in Horsham on November 22.

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Rail union and Southern bosses to face grilling tonight

Rail union representatives and Southern bosses will face a grilling by Adur and Worthing councillors tonight (Thursday, September 22).

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Roffey takes ‘fresh approach’ to rejected Worthing seafront plans

A ‘fresh approach’ to a Worthing seafront housing development has encouraged campaigners – but concerns still remain.

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County council calls for ‘urgent’ meeting over Chichester A27 scheme

Two of the most senior county councillors have called for an urgent meeting with Highways England over its A27 improvement project.

A new Costa coffee shop is opening up in Goring

Costa to open in Goring

Youth club members will be special guests at the opening of a new Costa in Goring.

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Customers queue at opening of new M&S Foodhall

Customers queued at the opening of a new Marks & Spencer Foodhall in Acorn Retail Park, Crawley, today.


Horticulture businesses allowed to bypass planning permission

Nurseries will be allowed to undergo certain expansions without the need for planning permission after a decision by Arun District Council.

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