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Advice for protecting your empty premises

Keep Your Premises Protected As the majority of our business premises face an uncertain period of lockdown, ACES is liaising closely with the Crime Commissioner and Sussex Police to push for more evening and night patrols to protect the vital business properties around our county.  We are all aware of…...

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GRAND FINALISTS REVEALED IN SUSSEX FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS 2020

The Grand Finalists in the Sussex Food & Drink Awards 2020 have been revealed this week following months of intensive judging, supported by over 17,000 public votes....

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10 Reasons why you should enter the Seahaven Business Awards 2020

No matter what the size of your company, the benefits of winning a business award extend far beyond picking up a coveted trophy! If you are wondering whether you should enter a business award take a look at our 10 compelling reasons to give it a go: 1) Get independent…...

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Disability Confident and Networking Event

We would like to invite you to join us and learn more about recruiting and retaining a wealth of untapped talent your business could be missing out on. Disabled people in this country make up a dedicated, loyal and skilled workforce who could help your business in a time of increased competition…...

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BBC News Presenter John Young to host SBA2020

We are delighted to announce that John Young, BBC News Presenter and business owner will be our host for the Seahaven Business Awards 2020. You may have seen him regularly reading the BBC South East lunchtime news bulletins. That means he’s used to eye-watering deadlines, summing things up fast, do-it-now…...

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9 reasons why you should enter business awards

Are they more trouble than they’re worth? With the submissions deadline for the Seahaven Business Awards 2020 looming, here’s an outline of the main benefits of entering and winning at business awards. 1. Stronger positioning against your competitors Who are your audience more likely to use if you’re THE award-winning…...

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Marine Bioplastic Nets UK National James Dyson Award 2019

This year’s UK national James Dyson Award winner is 23-year-old Lucy Hughes from the University of Sussex. MarinaTex, the fish-based plastic alternative created by UK designer Lucy Hughes, has been awarded this year’s international James Dyson Award. Hughes had previously won the awards’ UK national prize back in September, then earning…...

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Rix & Kay to hold screening of conservation documentary ‘Flight of the Swans’

Rix & Kay, the leading regional law firm headquartered in Uckfield, is hosting an exclusive screening of Flight of the Swans, a documentary created about the ‘Human Swan’ Sacha Dench, and her expedition for the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) in 2016. The event, attended by Sacha herself, will take…...

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Newhaven place marketing – focus group: visitor economy

As I’m sure you’ll agree, economic success is good news for each and every business and organisation based in Newhaven. A more successful economic area means more jobs, more visitors, increased investment, improved skills and more money in the local economy – which is something we’d all like to see.…...

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Ha Long Bay named in ceremony for Round the World Yacht Race

On Thursday August 29th 2019 Chamber President Mike Shorer was honoured to be invited by the Ambassador of Viet Nam to the naming of the Clipper, the Ha Long Bay. This is the Vietnamese entry in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, 15 races, 41,165 Nautical miles, 228 days…...

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