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TRAVEL UPDATE: Ill passenger delays trains

Trains are being delayed between Worthing and Brighton after a passenger was taken ill.

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UPDATE: A273 closed following accident

UPDATE: A273 closed following accident

A major road was shut this morning (Thursday July 20) following an accident.

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The new shared bikes for the city

Bike share docking stations pop up around Brighton and Hove

The first of the 50 docking stations for Brighton and Hove's shared bike scheme are appearing around the city.
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Bus at Marine Gate

Work on Brighton seafront road set to cause delays

Journeys along the A259 near Brighton Marina could be delayed as the council carries out eight weeks of roadworks to improve safety for bus users, pedestrians and cyclists.

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Patricia Slatter's flight had to be diverted to Bournemouth after a drone was spotted near London Gatwick. Picture: Niamh Slatter

COUNTY NEWS: Passenger recalls moment flight was diverted due to drone

A passenger whose flight was forced to divert to Bournemouth after a drone was spotted flying near Gatwick Airport has spoken of the ordeal.

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Photo by Jeffrey Milstein

Flights suspended twice at Gatwick due to ‘drone observation’

Flights at Gatwick Airport were temporarily suspended twice on Sunday evening after reports of a drone in the vicinity.

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TRAVEL: Final day at Goodwood and disruption on the trains

There is queueing traffic on the A27 around Chichester on the final day of action at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed.

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TRAVEL: Goodwood traffic building

Traffic is building as Goodwood’s Festival of Speed continues today, Saturday, July 1.

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Transport minister Chris Grayling (Picture Ian Hargreaves)

‘Time for ministers to stop washing hands of Southern industrial dispute’

Brighton MPs have called on the Government to ‘stop washing their hands’ of the Southern industrial dispute.

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Oil spillage north of Brighton causing delays

Three cars came off the road after an oil spillage north of Brighton this morning (June 28).

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Amber Mellowship, Cllr Alan Robins, Ian Davey, Vicki Hughes, Andy Winter, Mila Brazzi, Cllr Leo Littman, Caroline Lucas MP, and Cllr Pete West

Brighton and Hove rental bike unveiled at charity event for homeless

New smart bikes for Brighton and Hove were unveiled at Brighton Housing Trust's (BHT) Around the World Cycle Challenge on Sunday (June 25).

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Members of the RMT union outside Horsham Railway Station (photo by the RMT). SUS-161123-093128001

Fresh strikes planned in Southern Rail dispute

The RMT union has announced its members are to strike for 24 hours, in the latest industrial action in the year-long Southern dispute.

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The approach to platforms 15-19 - before and after the work to extend ticket barriers

Network Rail says Sussex commuters ‘safe’ after fears raised over London Victoria

Network Rail this week said it would ‘never put passengers at risk’ following claims by a passengers’ group about dangerous conditions at London Victoria.

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PICTURES: 'Melted' train tracks at Preston Park

Severe disruption on the Brighton Mainline last night (June 20) was reportedly down to melted tracks at Preston Park.

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Disruption on Brighton line after 'track defect' near Preston Park

Train services between Haywards Heath and Brighton are delayed, as a result of a track defect on the line.
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The Network Rail engineers at Portslade (Photograph: Rob Carron)

Van collides with Portslade railway barrier

A van collided with the railway barrier at Portslade this morning (June 20), police said.

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Valley Gardens is set to undergo a revamp

Plans for 'attractive, sustainable and safe park' at Valley Gardens revealed

Initial designs to transform a traffic hotspot into a public park in central Brighton are set to go before councillors for approval.
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Signalling problems cause disruption on Brighton Mainline

Southern Rail said a signalling problem in the Balcombe tunnel is causing services along the London to Brighton line to be delayed or cancelled at short notice.

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London Bridge protest by ABC (Photograph: Summer Dean)

Commuter group to meet Department for Transport in court over Southern crisis

A Brighton-based commuter group has announced it will be attending a public court hearing on the Southern crisis next week.
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Sussex travel: Delays reported on the M25

Delays have been reported on the M25 anticlockwise after an earlier vehicle fire between junction eight and junction seven.

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