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Local gang jailed for Brighton multi-million pound heroin conspiracy

A drug dealing group have been sentenced to a total of 67 years for their involvement in a £12.5million conspiracy to supply heroin from Liverpool to Brighton and Eastbourne. Following a seven-week retrial at Hove Crown Court, a jury on 9 March found Lea Elton Smith guilty of conspiracy to supply heroin. On 24 March […]

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The local caretaker who raised £280,000 for three schools

A CARETAKER who has raised more than £280,000 for the three schools he works at has been hailed for going ‘beyond the call of duty’. Paul Herdman, who works at Laughton Community Primary, East Hoathly CE Primary and Chiddingly Primary schools, has been named East Sussex Caretaker of the Year 2017. As well as working […]

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Commercial premises targeted by burglars in Hastings

Police are appealing for information following recent break-ins at business premises, garages and commercial units in Hastings and Rother. Two motorcycles – a red Honda CRF450R and a green Kawasaki KXF250, respectively numbered 13 and 44 – – were stolen from a caravan park in Hastings at around 1.30am on Saturday 13 May. Power tools […]

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This is how University of Sussex celebrated Brighton Pride

A rainbow flag is flying on the University of Sussex campus this week to mark the fact that the University is an official partner of this year’s Brighton & Hove Pride festival. Brighton & Hove Pride festival is an annual celebration of the city’s LGBTQ+ community, and is one of the major events in Brighton’s calendar. […]

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Sussex firms urged to take immediate action on cyber crime

Websites, apps, social media, internet banking… The digital revolution has fundamentally changed the way many small businesses work. It’s provided new opportunities to grow, easier ways to connect and more convenient ways of doing things. It’s now such an everyday part of life that it’s easy to forget the risks. When you’re busy getting on […]

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Meet London’s best kept secret …The Invisible Boob Job!

London’s best kept secret, The Invisible Boob Job, is offering women more natural looking breast augmentation with tiny scars. Breast augmentation has long topped the polls of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures, however, in the past many women have been put off by the thought of unnatural looking results and obvious scars. A recent […]

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Two-thirds of customers trust healthcare providers to protect personal data

Ponemon report highlights damaging effects of data breaches on customer trust as one in four admit to leaving a company following a security incident UK consumers expect healthcare providers, banks and credit card companies to be responsible for safeguarding their personal information, and are prepared to walk away from a company that does not take […]

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Reports say consumer confidence has dropped following article 50 trigger

As uncertainty mounts following Theresa May’s triggering of article 50, sales and marketing experts, Querencia has been investigating the implications of the drop in consumer confidence. The Major Purchase Index has indicated a drastic five point drop in consumer behaviour in the UK, since last year. Experts nationwide are predicting this lull in consumer confidence […]

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How Companies Can Hold on to Their Workforce

A consistent workforce allows businesses to guarantee a service, and offer consistency to their clients. After studies have highlighted reasons for people choosing alternative employment Future Generation Marketing are urging businesses to act, or face losing their best workers to the competition. With over 1000 UK workers being studied, it was found that two-thirds have […]