Coffee chain’s plan to take over jewellery shop in East Street

Pret A Manger in East Street has applied to expand its shop – into a unit still occupied by a jewellery store.

Tim and Rob at Sussex Charmer

Sussex Charmer takes top Cheddar award

A Sussex cheese has charmed its way to success at a prestigious awards ceremony.

The Kings Beach Hotel in Pagham has been closed since 2014, but will open as a Co-op next week

Historic Pagham hotel becomes a convenience store

It has stood a derelict and sorry sight for several years, but now an historic former pub’s transition into a foodstore is almost complete.

McDonald's says families benefit from the table service at some of its stores

Table service coming to Bognor McDonald’s

The busy McDonald’s on the outskirts of Bognor Regis has undergone a ‘major digital makeover’.

Craig and Charlotte Crane in October Analogue Records in South Street

Chichester record shop already a hit

A new record shop is proving popular in its first few days of trading.

Headromance in South Street has announced it will close

Chichester hairdressers to close

A Chichester hairdressers has announced it is to close in the new year.

The funds, which have come from developers' contributions, are to expand both surgeries

Retail giant set to move into former BHS near Chichester

The Range is set to take over the store left by BHS in Westhampnett Road, near Chichester.

The March CE Primary School is to have a dedicated car park built next to the Rolls-Royce head office

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars supports child safety with new car park for local school

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars last night unveiled plans at the Westhampnett Parish Council meeting for a new dedicated car park for The March CE Primary School.

Radio Respect founder Chris Collins and DJ Tony Lock doing their Friday night show

Why 60,000 listeners tune in to Bognor’s Radio Respect

Many in Bognor won’t have heard of Radio Respect, despite it broadcasting from the town centre.

The A27 at Arundel has long been a controversial topic. Picture: Derek Martin

A27 fight not over, pro-bypass group says

A prominent pro-bypass group has thanked its members for their support as it prepares for the next stage of its battle.

The new phone shop opening in East Street

Bright red phone shop replaces David Messam in Chichester

The former David Messam tool shop on East Street has been painted bright red and a phone shop is set to soon there soon.

Britains progress in closing the gender pay gap has shuddered to a halt

Gender pay gap progress grinds to a halt and could take 100 years to close

Britain’s progress in closing the gender pay gap has shuddered to a halt and women could be waiting 100 years for equal pay.


'Am I the world's smallest double-decker driver?'

At 4ft 6in tall, Frank Hachem believes he could be the world’s smallest double-decker bus driver.
Dozens of Pontins have been dismissed from work over disputed claims of 'gross misconduct'. Photo by Sid Saunders.

COUNTY NEWS: Pontins fires staff in 'gross misconduct' dispute

Dozens of staff members have been dismissed from Pontins Camber Sands over disputed claims of gross misconduct.

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Jill Hembling and Kirsten Burke have released a new book with the help of Studio Press

Calligraphy experts pen beginner’s book

Twenty years into its craft, a calligraphy company from Birdham is taking advantage of a nostalgia for pen and paper to release its first ever book with the help of an Apuldram publisher.

City Cycles in Bognor Road Chichester has closed down

Chichester bike shop closes down

City Cycles in Bognor Road has closed down but left over stock may be on offer up to Christmas.

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Shock as Express Printing closes

Long-standing Bognor business Express Printing Limited has closed after trading for more than three decades.

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Opening date set for Chichester jeweller

Ernest Jones has announced it will open its new Chichester shop on November 18.

Darren Miles outside his funeral parlour in Felpham. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks171140-1

Funeral director marks ten years in Felpham

Felpham funeral director Darren Miles is celebrating ten years in business.

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