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Britain’s worst sick day excuses

Excuses, excuses. When it comes to calling in sick to work, employees get creative.

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Perfect job is a 4 day, 24 hour week - with free fruit

Perfect job is a 4 day, 24 hour week - with free fruit

The perfect job is a four-day, 24 hour week with a salary of £61,000-a-year, free fruit and a boss who likes a pint, it has emerged.

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Superdrug opens its new travel store at Brighton station

Superdrug creates 40 jobs with new Brighton station store

High street retailer Superdrug opened a store at Brighton's railway station on Friday (July 21), in a move that it says will create 40 new jobs in the city.
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An image taken from an app created by Brighton-based creative digital studio RamJam

Brighton studio creates an app to ‘transform family dining’

A Brighton creative digital studio has created a mobile phone app aimed at entertaining children in restaurants.

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BREAKING NEWS: Rail unions suspend strikes after offer of direct talks

BREAKING NEWS: Rail unions suspend strikes after offer of direct talks

The RMT and ASLEF have both suspended strike action on Southern Rail after being approached for direct talks with the Secretary of State.

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Snowdogs By The Sea (Photograph: Simon Dack/Vervate)

The Snowdog Effect: Arts trail contributed a huge £10 million to the city’s economy

The nine-week Snowdogs by the Sea trail brought in around £10 million to the local economy, drawing in visitors from across the south east.
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Fiona Edmunds-Prosser

Brighton Chamber: Top tips for increasing your online sales

Websites play a huge part in fuelling business growth. But how much do you really know about the design and functionality of your site?

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Gavin Stewart

Gavin Stewart: Keeping Brighton brilliant

To dip your toe in the warm waters of Brighton and Hove is to experience the full gamut of the experiences of life.

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The new shared bikes for the city

Bike share docking stations pop up around Brighton and Hove

The first of the 50 docking stations for Brighton and Hove's shared bike scheme are appearing around the city.
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Emma Cleary, director of Ten2Two Sussex

Attitudes changing on flexible working, Brighton study reveals

A study into white collar flexible working released by recruitment consultancy Ten2Two Sussex, shows progress among businesses embracing the idea.

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Brighton businesswoman named in '35 Women Under 35' list

Brighton businesswoman named in '35 Women Under 35' list

A Brighton entrepreneur with two successful tech start-ups under her belt, has won her place in Management Today’s ‘35 Women Under 35’.

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Bus at Marine Gate

Work on Brighton seafront road set to cause delays

Journeys along the A259 near Brighton Marina could be delayed as the council carries out eight weeks of roadworks to improve safety for bus users, pedestrians and cyclists.

Transport
Brits will spend up to £800 on weddings this year

Brits will spend up to £800 on weddings this year

‘Wedding season’ sets the average adult back almost £800, a study found.

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Travel news

TRAVEL: Final day at Goodwood and disruption on the trains

There is queueing traffic on the A27 around Chichester on the final day of action at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed.

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Travel news

TRAVEL: Goodwood traffic building

Traffic is building as Goodwood’s Festival of Speed continues today, Saturday, July 1.

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Amex staff supporting Pride

Amex shows its support for Brighton Pride

American Express (Amex) employees have hit the streets to help promote diversity in the run up to this year’s Brighton Pride.
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Julian Mayers

Brighton Chamber: Top tips for podcasting to boost your business

Podcasts are a great way for your customers, clients and social circle to hear you, your message and your personality and build an audio network around your brand.

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Transport minister Chris Grayling (Picture Ian Hargreaves)

‘Time for ministers to stop washing hands of Southern industrial dispute’

Brighton MPs have called on the Government to ‘stop washing their hands’ of the Southern industrial dispute.

Transport
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Oil spillage north of Brighton causing delays

Three cars came off the road after an oil spillage north of Brighton this morning (June 28).

Transport
Hove Town Hall (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Apprenticeship 'myth-busting' event being held at Hove

Brighton and Hove City Council is running an event for those who want to learn more about apprenticeships in Brighton and Hove.

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