Making waves in West Sussex: water sports businesses unite

Water sports businesses along the West Sussex coastline, from kayaking to sailing to paddle boarding, have put competition aside and united in a mission to bring more tourism to the region. All on Board, a project by the Coastal West Sussex Partnership, has brought...

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Employers urged to inspire the younger generation

The Chairman of the Coastal West Sussex Partnership, Henry Powell, has urged employers in the region to get involved with local schools to inspire young people about the career opportunities available to them after education. Powell, who is also a local employer as...

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Conference calls for greater collaboration

Organised by the Coastal West Sussex Partnership, in collaboration with Willmott Dixon and the Greater Brighton Economic Board, the inaugural ‘Prosperity through Innovation’ conference took place on Thursday 07 March 2019 at Ricardo’s impressive building in Shoreham....

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Partnership welcomes new developments

The coastal West Sussex region has become a hub for development, with significant progress being made on key sites throughout the area. The Coastal West Sussex Partnership, which brings senior leaders from the public and private sector to champion economic growth...

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Project lead on board for water sports project

Avid windsurfer Samantha Smithson has been appointed as leader of the Coastal West Sussex Partnership’s ‘All on Board’ project, which seeks to galvanize West Sussex’s water sports industry. In Autumn last year, the partnership announced it had been awarded a £170,000...

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New Chairman takes the helm at Coastal West Sussex Partnership

The Coastal West Sussex Partnership has announced three changes to its board with a new chairman taking the reins, a new Vice Chairman and a new board member. Geoff Edwards has stepped down as Chairman, making way for Henry Powell, Client Director at Inpress Plastics...

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Autumn Budget: our reaction

“All in all, the Autumn Budget spelled good news. The chancellor talked about rewarding the strivers and the grafters. We have plenty of hard-working people on the coastal strip. The key to economic prosperity for Coastal West Sussex is building better roads and rail...

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Looking for a new job opportunity? this could be for you..

It’s a very busy and exciting time here at the Coastal West Sussex Partnership! We’re looking for a Water Sports Development Officer to help deliver our new project: All on Board. All on Board is about putting coastal West Sussex on the map for water sports tourism,...

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West Sussex water sports to be boosted with £170k grant

Water-based sports across coastal West Sussex, such as sailing, kayaking and kitesurfing, are to benefit from a £170,000 grant that has been awarded to the Coastal West Sussex Partnership from the Coastal Communities Fund. The grant is towards a £340,000 project to...

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