Gale-force winds cause havoc along the South coast

Winds of up to 99mph have been recorded along the South coast as Storm St Jude struck on Sunday night and Monday morning.

The wet and blustery weather has caused much disruption to travel, with highway crews clearing more than 100 trees from the roads.

Eastbourne pier and beach following a violent storm of October 28th 2013 E44081P

Eastbourne pier and beach following a violent storm of October 28th 2013 E44081P

Southern and Gatwick Express trains were suspended until 10am this morning (Monday) and are now running on a temporary timetable.