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Concern for missing Eastbourne teen Shauni Robey

Police are worried for missing Eastbourne teenager Shauni Robey. Shuani, 16, was last seen in Eastbourne around 9.45am on Sunday (January 20). She is white, 5’ 2”, of slim build, with long bright pink hair and her clothing is unknown. Shauni has links to Eastbourne, Littlehampton and Worthing. If you see Shuani or have any […]

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MOVE OVER BLUE MONDAY, JANUARY PROVES THE PRIME TIME FOR A FRESH START AND NEW JOB

Known as the month of new beginnings, January is a chance to reinvent ourselves and make a fresh start. Now a new study from JOB TODAY, the UK’s number one hiring app, is dispelling the myth of Blue Monday – allegedly the most depressing day of the year. Revealing that January is far from joy-free, […]

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Don’t miss out on life-saving test, East Sussex women warned

AROUND a third of women in East Sussex have missed a life-saving test aimed at reducing their risk of cervical cancer, new figures have shown. In line with falling national trends, three in ten women across East Sussex did not attend their last smear test – which can identify abnormal cells and prevent 75 per […]

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Local MP meets Friends of Eastbourne Hospital

Local MP Stephen Lloyd has visited some of the trustees and volunteers of the Friends of Eastbourne Hospital, to learn more about their fundraising work and the support they give to the hospital. The Friends of Eastbourne Hospital raise money to buy equipment to help patients and staff at Eastbourne DGH. Since their formation in […]

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Delays warning over Polegate traffic lights

MOTORISTS are being warned to expect continuing delays after damage was caused to traffic lights at a busy crossroads in Polegate following a road traffic collision. The crash on the A2270 Eastbourne Road at its junction with Wannock Road and High Street on Tuesday (15) seriously damaged the traffic light controller – the equipment which […]

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Improving special educational needs provision in West Sussex schools

Children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities will have more opportunity to go to school closer to where they live, under new proposals outlined by West Sussex County Council. Richard Burrett, Cabinet Member for Education and Skills, has agreed to instigate a programme aimed at increasing the number of Special Support Centres (SSCs) within mainstream […]

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Bikeability shows Chichester patients the benefits of cycling

Hospital patients have been shown the benefits of cycling through a Bikeability and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust initiative. Patients at the Chichester Centre, a specialist mental health inpatient hospital, have received on-road cycle training and basic bike maintenance tuition from the county council’s Bikeability team. Ed Clark, council Cycle Training Development Officer, said: “The […]

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Business energy price cap could save British SMEs £5.7 billion a year

MARKET regulation across the whole of the energy industry could save British SMEs £5.7 BILLION, according to experts after Ofgem began enforcing its domestic price cap on December 31. Ofgem (the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets) expects to save 11 million people an average of £76 a year after ruling typical usage by a […]

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Bedfont announces Dr Jafar Jafari as its first member on the Gastrolyzer Medical Advisory Board

Bedfont, who has specialised in the design and manufacture of breath analysis medical devices for over 40 years, announces today that Dr Jafar Jafari will be the first appointment to its Gastrolyzer Medical Advisory Board. Head of Upper GI Physiology at the Guy’s and St Thomas’ Foundation Trust Hospitals, Dr Jafari has an MD in […]

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Sussex fire services are joining forces for the first time to run a joint training course

Three fire services are joining forces for the first time to run a joint training course for full-time firefighters. West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service, Surrey Fire & Rescue Service, and East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service are running the course which started on Monday 14 January. Twenty-four recruits are taking part in a 13 […]