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‘Sexually provocative’ toothpaste ad banned for ‘objectifying’ women

A ‘sexually provocative’ toothpaste advert featuring a naked model has been banned for ‘objectifying’ women.

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Product recall

Birds Eye pies recalled due to mix up

Birds Eye has recalled a range of Shortcrust Chicken Pies because a number of packs have been found to contain Birds Eye Steak Pies.

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

Black Friday, Cyber Monday: Tips to protect yourself from fraud when shopping online

In the rush to snaffle up those Black Friday and Cyber Monday bargains, shoppers often fail to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves when buying online.

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Huw Merriman speaking in the Commons

Bexhill and Battle MP’s call for action on dangerous roads

Bexhill’s MP Huw Merriman has called for action after sections of the A21 and A259 have been branded some of the most dangerous roads in the country.

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Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon is facing a backlash over its lack of packaging on a number of deliveries in the build up to Christmas.

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Black Friday ‘deals’ not all they seem

Black Friday ‘deals’ not all they seem

Black Friday bargains may not be quite the money-saving deals that they appear to be, according to a leading consumer group.

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The pub sector supports more than 1,000 jobs in Bexhill and Battle

Data reveals importance of pub sector to local economy

The brewing and pub sector makes a huge economic contribution to Bexhill and Battle, new figures from a study commissioned by the British Beer and Pub Association show.

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Transport Secretary Chris Grayling attended a meeting with Huw Merriman MP and Amber Rudd MP to discuss new track layouts in Ashford. SUS-171115-093057001

Transport Secretary supports plan to improve journey times to London

The Secretary of State for Transport committed to support the development of a proposed new track layout at Ashford International which would allow trains from 1066 Country to travel direct to London St Pancras.

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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.

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'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.
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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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Dozens of Pontins have been dismissed from work over disputed claims of 'gross misconduct'. Photo by Sid Saunders.

Pontins staff sacked over disputed claims of ‘gross misconduct'

Dozens of staff members have been dismissed from Pontins Camber Sands over disputed claims of gross misconduct.
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Health and safety is important on building sites

The importance of health and safety regulations

If you’re planning building works to your property it’s worth knowing what regulations are now in place and ensuring your builder is aware of his responsibilities with regard Health & Safety

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An example of work by Ace Joinery Solutions

Ace Joinery Solutions has the answer

Question: If you required works to a Graded or Listed property who would you call?

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Research and Development Tax Relief claims are on the rise. Are you missing out?

What is Research and Development Tax Relief, and how does it work?

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Martin Copland

Is Making Tax Digital still going live?

Question: I understand that there have been some changes to Making Tax Digital being implemented, which means I won’t have to start filing figures with HMRC every quarter.  Is this still happening and if so, do you know when?

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David Hinton, managing director of Hastings Works

The Work People: Helping People Prepare for Work

When it comes to advancing your career, or even taking the first step on the career ladder, sometimes a little extra support can make the world of difference.

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Ian Noble

Get found, get noticed with thebestof Hastings

Our Mission: thebestof Hastings is the ultimate local business guide for Hastings and the surrounding 1066 Country.

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Hastings Direct at the Conquest SUS-171031-115253001

Hastings Direct help good causes

This month, Hastings Direct donated over £10,700 to the Bexhill and Hastings community including a £6,700 contribution to the Conquest Hospital MRI Scanner Appeal.

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How much could Hastings be affected by Brexit?

How much could Hastings be affected by Brexit?

As Brexit negotiations continue, reporter Stephen Wynn-Davies has taken a look at how the future of Hastings could be affected by its decision to leave the European Union.

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