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UPDATE: A259 Hastings seafront blocked eastbound after car hits bollard

The A259 on Hastings seafront is blocked eastbound between the Warrior Square junction and the Schwerte Way junction, police have confirmed.

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Matthew Collett Leslie, of Catsfield Close, St Leonards, gets the train to Eastbourne every day before taking a bus to Heathfield Community College SUS-160712-110229001

Student’s education ‘affected’ by strikes on Eastbourne train

A GCSE student who gets the train to Eastbourne every day for school is made an hour late by the train strikes and accused the rail union of affecting his education.

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Fire at Gatwick causes train disruption

Fire at Gatwick causes train disruption

A fire on the track at Gatwick Airport disrupted rail services earlier today.

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Dr Martin Warner, Bishop of Chichester

Sussex bishops plead for end to ‘misery’ of Southern rail strikes

Church of England bishops in Sussex have called for an end to the ‘cycle of blame’ in the ongoing Southern rail dispute which they say is causing misery in the lead up to Christmas.

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The latest strike takes place from today until Thursday

Major delays expected as fresh Southern rail strikes begin today

Sussex rail users have been told to expect ‘severe’ delays as the latest round of Southern strike action began this morning.

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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Sunday, December 4

TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Sunday, December 4

The main roads across Sussex are clear for motorists this morning (Sunday, December 4) with no reports of congestion so far.

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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, December 3

The main roads across Sussex are reporting no congestion for motorists this morning (Saturday, December 3).

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Norwegian will commence the UKs only scheduled direct flight to Laplands capital  Rovaniemi

Gatwick airline announces festive route

A Gatwick airline has announced a rather festive new route, just in time for Christmas.

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Gatwick staff accepting the award. Picture: Pete Jones

Gatwick wins at Alzheimer’s Society awards

Gatwick Airport has been recognised for its ‘remarkable’ efforts to improve travel for people with dementia.

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Southern applies for injunction to stop train drivers’ strikes

Southern applies for injunction to stop train drivers’ strikes

Southern Rail is attempting to stop train drivers from striking through an injunction.

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Police news

Hailsham ‘burglar’ charged after police stop car at Polegate roundabout

A Hailsham man was charged with a string of offences including burglary after being stopped by police at the A27 Polegate roundabout yesterday (Wednesday, November 30).

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Photo: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

RMT alters Christmas strike days

Rail union RMT is altering its guards Christmas strike dates on Southern following consultation with reps and members.

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Road accident

Eastbourne woman taken to hospital after three-car crash

Two women including one from Eastbourne were taken to hospital after a crash involving three cars yesterday evening (Wednesday, November 30).

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Mobile phone crackdown

What are the biggest threats on the road?

Drivers who are speeding or distracted are considered to be the biggest threats on roads in the South East.

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Drive for Justice campaign. Photo: Shutterstock

Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Drivers who kill have been sentenced to an average of just four years in prison with dozens escaping jail altogether, an investigation has revealed.

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The facility would also add engineering capacity at Gatwick as the airport continues its growth

COUNTY NEWS: New Gatwick hangar could provide more than 100 jobs

A new multi-million pound hangar at Gatwick Airport could provide more than 100 new jobs, according to plans announced today.

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Southern Railway

UPDATE: Line reopened at Bexhill

Southern have announced that the eastbound line at Bexhill has been reopened (November 6).

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COUNTY NEWS: Single decker bus fire causes delays

A single decker bus fire blocked a Sussex road in both directions yesterday (November 5).

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Southern Rail will be running bus replacements because of engineering work

TRAVEL NEWS: Reduced Southern Rail service due to engineering work

There is reduced rail service and bus replacements in place across Sussex today (November 6) due to engineering work.

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TRAVEL: Reduced train service due to strike action

Travel has been disrupted across the county today (November 5) due to strike action from the RMT unions.

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