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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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White Hastings businessman with dreadlocks attacked online

A white Hastings business owner with dreadlocks says attacks by online trolls calling him racist are affecting his mental health and business.

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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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Rail news

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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We are a one stop shop for all of your joinery needs at competitive prices without compromising on design or quality.
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Preparing for the digital tax system

I have seen a few comments and articles about making tax digital and the increased burden on the taxpayer, is there anything that I can do to get ready for this. Answer:

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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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Traffic news

M23 blocked at Gatwick Airport

There are severe traffic delays on the M23 near Gatwick Airport.

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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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Amber Rudd MP and Fisheries minister George Eustice meeting fishermen in Hastings in February, 2015. Photo courtesy of Ms Rudd SUS-161221-101530001

Brexit ‘golden opportunity’ for 1066 country fisheries

The UK leaving the European Union was described as a ‘golden opportunity’ for Hastings and Rye fisheries after the MP met ministers.

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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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Leader bemoans Hastings development’s affordable housing cut

Removing the affordable housing requirement from a major development in Hastings is a ‘great pity’ but it was out of our hands, according to the council leader.

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Affordable housing cut from major Hastings development

Controversial plans to remove the requirement for affordable housing on a 103-strong development in Hastings were agreed by the council on Thursday (December 15).

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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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The high speed rail working group at its latest meeting at the House of Commons. Photo courtesy of Amber Rudd SUS-161220-155425001

High-speed rail group ‘more confident’ by detailed plans

A working group tasked with bringing high-speed rail to 1066 country was made more confident of succeeding after hearing more detailed plans at its latest meeting.

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