Employer Hastings Direct is to recruit another 200 staff. David Johns reports, talking to Chief Exec Gary Hoffman and Eastbourne MP Stephen Lloyd.
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Sussex astronaut Tim Peake's space mission will be celebrated with a free exhibition at The Novium Museum in his home city of Chichester.
Emergency rescue teams are currently at the scene in East Sussex searching for another missing person.
Plenty of warm sunshine with the chance of thundery showers later.