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BREAKING: Major mystery investor ploughs money into Arndale Centre

A major international company has invested in Eastbourne’s Arndale Centre extension scheme in what is being seen as a major vote of confidence.

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Christina Ewbank

Eastbourne business leader says strikes are having ‘devastating’ effect on town traders

An Eastbourne business leader has said the train strikes are having a “devastating” effect on the town’s businesses.

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Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

Britain’s most expensive train fare revealed

A train journey spanning barely half the country has been revealed as the country’s most expensive standard class ticket available to passengers.

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Five simple tips to end up with more money in 2017

Five simple tips to end up with more money in 2017

Sally Francis, a senior writer at MoneySavingExpert.com, explains five things women should consider after a month of excess.

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Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Office staff expected to spend over £40,000 on workplace costs

Whether it’s a quick coffee or chipping in for a colleague’s birthday present, office workers can expect to spend over £40,000 in a lifetime on workplace costs.

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Travel advice issued ahead of three day train driver’s strike

Passengers are warned to travel by train ‘only if essential’ during three days of strikes by ASLEF drivers planned this week, said a spokesperson from Govia Thameslink Railway.

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The man said Tesco should ban customers who go shopping in their nightwear.

Shopper asks Tesco to ban customers in pyjamas and dressing gowns

A Tesco shopper has called on the supermarket giant to ban customers in sleepwear after posting a picture of two women walking the aisles in their dressing gowns.

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Aldi will increase its its minimum wage

UK’s ‘highest-paying supermarket’ to create 4,000 jobs

Aldi is to recruit 4,000 new permanent workers in stores and warehouses across the country, as part of the supermarket giant’s plan to open around 70 new shops this year.

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Is spreading investment the key?

Is spreading your investment the road to success?

The problem with investing a lump sum amount in one go, is the timing of the stock market.

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Graham Buchanan

Six reasons why you should use LinkedIn as a B2B marketer

LinkedIn is by far most the important social network to reach out to business buyers and connect with professionals in general and thus one of the major platforms in B2B social media (and increasingly in content marketing).

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The Poundland store in Montague Street, Worthing also cut its prices in October

Poundland to cut prices by 50 per cent tomorrow

Poundland has announced today (December 23) that it will be cutting prices on thousands of Christmas products by 50 per cent tomorrow.

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The Stakes on a Train Paddy Power offer

Stakes on a train! Betting firm offers ‘insurance’ against Southern cancellations

Christmas Eve commuters suffering cancellations on Southern Rail routes have been offered a lifeline by betting firm.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex MP calls for rail ombudsman

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex MP calls for rail ombudsman

A ten minute rule bill put forward by a Sussex MP yesterday is a ‘practical way’ to give ‘power back to aggrieved passengers’, he said.

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Where to find the cheapest fuel, according to Station Garage

Cheapest places for petrol in Sussex revealed

Following a recent study conducted by Skoda dealership Station Garage, the best value fuel stations in Sussex can now be revealed.

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Fuel prices creep upwards

Fuel prices creep upwards

The cost of fuel rose last week, with unleaded petrol now 115.0 pence per litre. This is 0.8 pence per litre more than the previous week.

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Rail strikes ‘costing the UK £300m’, study reveals

Rail strikes ‘costing the UK £300m’, study reveals

Research from the University of Chichester has found that Southern Rail strikes have cost the UK hundreds of millions of pounds.

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McDonald's Polegate restaurant

Polegate McDonald's becomes first in Sussex to launch new burger range

The McDonald's in Polegate is set to become the first restaurant in Sussex to offer the fast food chain's new premium range of burgers.

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Is your house worth more?

Is your house worth more?

Two Sussex towns are in the top ten areas of Britain that have seen the biggest increase in property values this year.

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Rail news

RMT says Southern Rail Christmas truce ‘in government’s hands’

A potential Christmas truce on Southern rail is ‘in the government’s hands’, the rail union RMT has said today.

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Paint thinner chemical found in Lidl gravy

Paint thinner chemical found in Lidl gravy

Unsafe levels of a paint thinner chemical have been found in gravy granules sold at Lidl, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has revealed.

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