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UPDATE: A27 at Lewes re-opens after fire

Police have confirmed the A27 at Lewes has reopened following last night’s big fire at a recycling centre on the southern outskirts of the town.

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Brighton Railway Station

Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant.

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Saltdean coast road closed after collision

The coast road at Saltdean was closed by police after a two-car collision this afternoon (May 23).

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Disruption on Brighton Mainline after minor train collision

A low speed collision involving two trains has caused delays between Brighton and London this morning (Tuesday May 23).

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COUNTY NEWS: school children rescued from coach fire

More than 20 students from a Sussex comprehensive school were rescued from a coach fire this morning, according to the school’s head teacher.

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Southern’s warning ahead of Seagulls’ promotion parade

Rail operator Southern has warned that although it is putting on extra carriages for Sunday’s promotion parade, passengers should expect a ‘long wait’ at stations.

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Brighton rail services back on track after signal fault

Brighton station is back up and running after a signalling fault disrupted all routes from the city this afternoon (May 10).

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Brighton Station

TRAVEL: Major disruption to Brighton rail services

Southern Rail said a ‘major fault’ with signalling systems is causing ‘major disruption’ on services in and out of Brighton this afternoon (May 10).

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Southern train

Mid-week curfew for London to Sussex trains

Southern is to limit its late-night trains from London during the week so that Network Rail can carry out ‘maintenance and improvement works’.

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Mark Brailsford, Brightons political satirist and director of the Treason Show, singing the Southern protest song at Brighton station

‘Imagine there’s no Southern’: Rail protest song goes viral

A video of a Southern protest song performed at Brighton Railway Station went viral this weekend, with more than 30,000 views on social media.

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A lifeboat crew from Newhaven rescued two fisherman cut off by the tide on the rocks on the seaward side of the harbour arm. Picture: Newhaven RNLI

COUNTY NEWS: Lifeboat crew saves lives of stranded fishermen

A lifeboat crew saved the lives of two fishermen who became stranded by the tide.

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Railway line gridlock due to signal failure

Railway line gridlock due to signal failure

A signal failure is causing long delays on the rail network.

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British Transport Police has released shocking footage of near-miss encounters of trespassers on railway lines to warn people of the dangers. Picture: British Transport Police

VIDEO: Railway trespassers dice with death in footage released by police

Police have released shocking CCTV footage showing several near misses on our railway lines to warn people of the dangers of trespassing.

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Cllr Gill Mitchell SUS-170222-072627001

Residents’ views sought on West Hove parking zone

A consultation on ‘the finer details’ of a proposed parking scheme in West Hove will begin next week.

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Traffic on the A259 at Rottingdean SUS-160726-130643001

Councillors back residents’ call for traffic review in Rottingdean

Getting more people on buses is the solution to worsening gridlock on the A259 according to a city councillor.

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British Transport Police has launched a campaign warning youngsters to keep off the tracks. SUS-160816-134028001

VIDEO: Number of people risking their lives trespassing in the South East hits five-year-high

Alarming new figures from Network Rail and British Transport Police reveal more people than ever are risking their lives on the rail network by trespassing on the tracks in the south east region.

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TWO CARS OFF THE ROAD ON THE A27 SOMPTING TO WORTHING STRETCH WESTBOUND. Photo: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Ten people in A27 collision avoid serious injuries

Ten people involved in an accident on the A27 last night escaped without serious injuries, emergency services have confirmed.

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The bin was thrown onto the tracks near Hove station (Photograph: British Transport Police) SUS-171004-125055001

‘Dangerous and stupid’: Police warning after bin thrown on train tracks at Hove

Police are investigating after a metal bin was left on the railway tracks near Hove station, almost derailing a train.

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Brighton station

‘Total chaos’ at Brighton station after marathon

One passenger described Brighton station as ‘hell on earth’ last night (April 9), as sun-seekers and Brighton Marathon runners attempted to travel home.

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Average speed cameras to ‘go live’ on Brighton seafront

Traffic cameras will measure drivers’ average speed along Brighton seafront from tomorrow (March 28).

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