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Successful Rye road safety meeting

Residents are one step closer to getting traffic-calming measures on two ‘dangerous’ roads in Rye after meeting the authorities for talks.

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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

St Leonards student’s education ‘affected’ by train strikes

A GCSE student from St Leonards who is made an hour late for school by the train strikes 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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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

UPDATE: Hurst Green woman taken to hospital after three-car Battle crash

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

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Emergency services attend Battle car crash

Emergency services are attending a car crash in Battle this 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 latest strike takes place from today until Thursday

No Southern trains for 1066 Country in first day of strike

1066 Country has again been left with no Southern Rail trains during this week’s strike which starts today (Tuesday, November 22).

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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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The air ambulance at Camber Sands when five friends got into difficulty in the sea and died

Witness appeal to help Camber Sands tragedy inquest

A coroner is appealing for more witnesses to come forward after five young friends died at Camber Sands on a single day this summer.

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VIDEO: Bus fire causes delays on A21

A single decker bus fire blocked the A21 in John’s Cross 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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