Q&A with Mat Hunter, Co-CEO at Plus X, Brighton

Mat Hunter, Plus X How has the easing of lockdown restrictions this summer impacted on demand for office space?  We launched our Brighton hub in June last year and we actually kept it open. The position we took was in alignment with government guidance, and...

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Over half of Sussex businesses taking action to reach net zero

More than half of businesses in Sussex took action to cut their carbon emissions in 2021, according to businesses that responded to a new survey. The survey is the largest of its kind to date on net zero planning among local businesses, launched by the Coastal West...

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Industrial sector delivering growth in Chichester

Chichester’s industrial sites are continuing to perform well and attract new business – with Chichester District Council keen to attract cleaner and greener companies within the sector to the district. The demand for industrial and logistics space has continued to...

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Take the Sussex business net zero survey

As the COP26 summit concludes and political leaders return home, the implementation of net zero plans will include increasing commitment from businesses to act and transition to lower carbon ways of operating. What does net zero mean for your business? Have you...

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Autumn budget is yet another anti-climax for our region

“Anyone in the South East watching today’s budget announcement could not help but feel a sense of Déjà Vu. In yet another anticlimactic moment for our region, the Chancellor was seemingly keen to namedrop as many Yorkshire and Midlands towns as possible,...

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Locally Sauced Festival in #WestSussex has been named one of the UK’s best food festivals by @guardian 🌮🍹🍦 There will be plenty of sustainable #Sussex produce, cookery demos and live music – including @toploaderuk