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Agreement between train drivers union and Southern welcomed

An agreement with the train drivers’ union on pay and working conditions has been welcomed by the company that runs Southern.

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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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Mid Sussex MP Sir Nicholas Soames, rail minister Paul Maynard, and Hove MP Peter Kyle

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex MPs urge Transport Secretary to invest in rail network

Two Sussex MPs, who head up a cross-party group on Southern Rail, have written to the Transport Secretary to ask for more funding in the south east.

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High speed rail for 1066 Country would be ‘game changer’

Business leaders, politicians and rail users stated the case for high speed rail services to be extended to 1066 Country at a rail summit on Friday (October 6).

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TRAVEL NEWS: Rail works between Brighton and Three Bridges

The major roads across Sussex appear to be free from accidents, according to traffic reports at 10.15am this morning.

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COUNTY NEWS: Man killed in Porsche crash ‘was Monsoon founder’s son’

The man who died when his Porsche crashed into a tree off a Sussex road has been named as George Simon, the son of Monsoon founder Peter Simon, according to several national newspapers.

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RMT cleaners to strike on Southeastern

The RMT has announced strike action by cleaners on Southeastern as part of their ‘fight for workplace justice’ over pay and working conditions, according to an RMT spokesman.

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Union accuses the government of ‘sitting on its hands’ over Monarch’s future

Union accuses the government of ‘sitting on its hands’ over Monarch’s future

The government’s Brexit uncertainty and failure to intervene contributed to Monarch going into administration, claims Britain’s largest union Unite.

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Monarch Airlines has ceased trading

Hundreds of thousands of passengers affected as airline goes bust

A popular airline which flew out of Gatwick Airport has gone into administration, cancelling hundreds of flights and leaving up to 110,000 passengers abroad.

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A21 closed after van collides with tree near Sedlescombe

A busy main road was closed to traffic after a van collided with a tree, bring it down across the carriageway this morning (Tuesday, September 19).

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Day Without a Road Death launched after 25,000 fatalities

Day Without a Road Death launched after 25,000 fatalities

A campaign is being launched for a day without a road death after fatalities on Europe’s roads topped 25,000.

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TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, September 16

TRAVEL: Sussex travel news for Saturday, September 16

The roads across Sussex are not reporting any major congestion this morning (Saturday, September 16).

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COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after car collides with pedestrians

COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after car collides with pedestrians

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car collided with a group of pedestrians on Saturday night (September 9) leaving two men dead.

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COUNTY NEWS: Girl, 11, airlifted to hospital with ‘serious injuries’

An 11-year-old girl has been airlifted to St George’s Hospital, in London, with serious injuries after a road traffic collision in Portslade on Sunday afternoon (September 10).

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Two people have died in a road traffic collision near Heathfield. Picture: Dan Jessup

COUNTY NEWS: Two dead after two vehicle collision

Two people have died after the car they were travelling in collided with another vehicle late on Saturday night (September 9), police said.

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Gatwick Airport experiences its busiest summer holidays

Gatwick Airport has achieved its busiest school summer holidays in its history as 8.1 million people made their way through the airport during the seven-week period, according to figures released by the airport.

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SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, September 10

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Sunday, September 10

Traffic reports are indicating slow traffic on the approach to Goodwood, in Chichester, for the final day of the Revival Festival.

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COUNTY NEWS: Man dies following single vehicle collision

An 85-year-old man has died after being involved in a single vehicle road traffic collision, police have confirmed.

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SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, September 9

SUSSEX TRAVEL: Saturday, September 9

Traffic reports are indicating slow traffic on the A27 as crowds flock to this weekend’s Revival at Goodwood.

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Cyclist suffers shoulder injury during Iden road collision

A cyclist was injured following a collision with a car in Iden yesterday (Wednesday, September 6).

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