Drop in unemployment for Eastbourne

The number of people claiming unemployment benefit has dropped in Eastbourne, according to newly released figures.

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COUNTY NEWS: Southern Rail drivers to ballot on strike action

COUNTY NEWS: Southern Rail drivers to ballot on strike action

Southern Rail drivers are set to vote on industrial action after talks at head office broke down on Monday, union ASLEF has announced.

Working mothers as freelancers

The new wave of flexible working: good news for working parents

There is a new way of working which is gaining popularity in the UK, and it is great news for parents who want a credible and flexible career option.

Stress at record high for UK workers

Stress at record high for UK workers

Workplace stress has reached record levels, according to a TUC report for World Mental Health Day.

Offbeat 6

Major changes in buy-to-let market

The buy-to-let market has seen some very significant changes in 2016, most significantly the increase of the additional 3% in stamp duty on any property you own in addition to your primary home.
Business 2

Maternity pay advice for the self-employed

Question: I am currently self-employed and have just found out that I am pregnant. I know that if I was employed, I may be entitled to maternity pay but is there something that I can claim instead? From Mrs W of Bexhill

Jack Porter

Jacks adds some muscle to accountancy firm

OBC The Accountants’ newest recruit Jack Porter has added some muscle to the Eastbourne based firm.

Nick Casson

Advice on missed tax payment

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A one-stop shop for all your joinery needs

Ace Joinery Solutions South East offer a complete range of joinery solutions for both the commercial and residential markets.
WSI offers seven steps to certain SEO success

Is SEO dead?

With all the hype and focus on social media, you might be forgiven for believing that search engine optimisation is no longer important.
Harvey's say they are re-introducing keg beer to their line-up after a gap of 15 years.

Keg beer returns to Harvey's line-up

Sussex brewer Harvey's is to re-introduce keg beer to its line-up after a gap of more than 15 years.

Business 1
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Eastbourne restaurant shuts suddenly

A restaurant has closed suddenly after a government planning inspector approved plans for a Chinese eatery to open in its place.

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Daily services to Moscow will start in November

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.

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.


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.

BHS Stores last day in Eastbourne (Photo by Jon Rigby) SUS-160408-084656008

BHS to return as online shop

Retailer BHS has announced plans to relaunch online.

Business 2

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.

Transport 1
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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