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Transport for the South East faces improvements under new initiative

Leaders from across the South East have launched an ambitious new partnership to transform the transport network for the travelling public and businesses and to ensure the area remains a driver of the UK economy. Transport for the South East (TfSE) will speak with a single voice on the area’s transport priorities. It will devise […]

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Young people in West Sussex are warned that they are not invincible to scams

Residents are being called on to take action against scams throughout July during Scams Awareness Month. An estimated 3.6 million scams and fraud cases have occurred across the UK this year – and West Sussex is no exception. More than 800 cases of actual and attempted scams have been reported to West Sussex Trading Standards […]

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Countryside sites across East Sussex to be safeguarded

CONSERVATION experts will be sought to take charge of sites around East Sussex in a bid to protect them for future generations. The county council’s cabinet agreed a strategy which sets out how the authority will manage 2,000 miles of footpaths, bridleways and byways and 10 countryside sites in the future. The strategy sees the […]

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West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service supports dementia day centre

West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service has been working with dementia day centre, The Chestnuts, on an innovative new project to increase recognition and understanding of the condition among its staff. WSFRS’s Community Fire Safety Officers (CFSOs) have spent specially organised days at the centre to shadow the care team, interact with the customers and […]

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Stronger cyber resilience culture needed to combat the digital threat

With phishing and social engineering maintaining their position as the top driver of cyber disruptions, there is a need for a stronger cyber resilience culture across organizations, and a focus on the human aspects of the threat. This is one of the key findings of the Cyber Resilience Report, published today by the Business Continuity […]

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East Sussex library reopens after major revamp

Battle Library in East Sussex has reopened to the public after a total refurbishment. The nine week modernisation scheme has seen the library in Market Square completely redecorated and fitted with new carpets, lighting, furniture and shelving, as well as self-service facilities, a new display area and space for community events.  New desks provide laptop […]

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£2million funding earmarked to solve Sussex congestion hotspot

OUNCIL leaders have agreed to use a Government grant of more than £2million to address one of the worst congestion hotspots in the county. Members of East Sussex County Council’s cabinet agreed plans to use a government grant to build a new two-lane bridge to replace the current one-lane Exceat Bridge over the Cuckmere river. […]

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Meet David Ruddle, the man giving Eastbourne a voice

by Matthew Martino \\ Features  David Ruddle is a local entrepreneur on a special journey, he wants to help great Eastbourne businesses become even better! Wondering how he is doing this ? After a varied successful management career spanning customer service, retail, operations and senior management roles, in 2011 he took the plunge and became […]

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Polegate School expansion plans get underway

VIEWS are being sought on plans to expand Polegate School to meet the growing demand for school places. East Sussex County Council has launched a consultation on proposals to expand Polegate School and create an additional 210 places. The school in Oakleaf Drive currently has capacity for 420 children aged between four and 11 – […]