September 8th, 2023

Worthing seeks answers after dry spilling claims

Worthing Borough Council’s environment lead has demanded answers from Southern Water following reports the supplier repeatedly spilled sewage into the sea off Sussex.
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September 7th, 2023

Alzheimer’s Society warns of the effect of hot weather on people living with dementia in Sussex

Charity advises regularly checking in on people with dementia, keeping them hydrated and out of the sun during sunny spells

With the heat health warning upgraded to amber as temperatures continue to soar, Alzheimer’s Society is providing advice to help the 26,500 people across Sussex with dementia to stay safe and hydrated during the hot spell, this World Alzheimer’s Month.

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September 5th, 2023

Homes England partnership could unlock Teville Gate redevelopment

Worthing Borough Council could team up with national housing and regeneration agency Homes England to transform Teville Gate for the community.

In recent months the Council's officers have been discussing a potential sale with Homes England, and the agency has now confirmed it is willing to seek approval to buy the freehold of the site, subject to due diligence.

The proposal will be discussed by Worthing’s Cabinet on 12 September.

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August 31st, 2023

Worthing Borough Council Leader calls for an end to closure of train ticket offices

The Leader of Worthing Borough Council, Cllr Dr Beccy Cooper, has urged rail operators to reconsider plans to close ticket offices in Worthing.

Under the proposed plans, ticket offices would permanently close across the country and locally at Goring, Durrington, West Worthing and Worthing. Station staff will be available to help passengers on train station concourses only.

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