Storm Angus hits Sussex

editorial image
0
Have your say

Storm Angus has hit Sussex this morning (Sunday) with powerful winds reaching speeds of up to 80mph.

Across the county, emergency services were called to a number of incidents including homes being damaged by the strong winds and tree debris blocking roads.

In Bognor Regis a major fire on the seafront this morning was fanned by the 40mph winds and firefighters were hindered by the extreme weather conditions.

The Met Office released an amber weather warning yesterday for Storm Angus, with severe winds hitting Sussex from 2am to 11am today.

It warned that there will be likely disruption to transport and power supplies and damage to buildings.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage

2) Like our Facebook page

3) Follow us on Twitter

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

Always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.