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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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Uckfield crash. Picture by Nick Fontana

Three-car crash in Uckfield

A person had to be released from a car by firefighters following a three-car crash in Uckfield, the fire service said.

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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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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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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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Police have left the scene of the collision

Four-car collision shuts A27 in Selmeston

A busy main road was closed in both directions following a collision this afternoon (Sunday, September 17).

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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: 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 dead after car collides with pedestrians

Two dead after car collides with pedestrians

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

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

Two dead after collision near Cross-In-Hand

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

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Picture by Jeffrey Milstein

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.

Transport

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.

Transport
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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Emergency services were called to the incident earlier today (September 22)

Baby and mother injured in head-on collision on A27

Police are appealing for witnesses following a head-on collision on the A27 Lewes Road near Beddingham.

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TRAVEL NEWS: Rail lines closed due to ‘trespassers’

TRAVEL NEWS: Rail lines closed due to ‘trespassers’

Rail lines in East Sussex are currently closed due to ‘trespassers’, Southern has announced.

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TRAVEL: Level crossing failure blocks A275

The A275 is blocked both ways between Beechwood Lane and Hamsey Lane because of a level crossing failure, travel reports indicate.

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