Sussex morning travel update for Wednesday, September 9

Here's the latest traffic news across Sussex this morning (Wednesday, September 9).


After an incident on the A27 near Falmer earlier this morning, all lanes have reportedly reopened with residual delays to clear towards Lewes.

Moor Lane, near Westfield, remains closed due to construction works both ways between Eighteen Pounder Lane and Ivyhouse Lane.

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Pages Hill, near Heathfield, is closed due to gas main work both ways between A267 and A265.

Outside Laughton, Church Lane remains closed due to water main work both ways from B2124 to Mill Lane.

In West Sussex, one lane is closed due to construction on A27 Upper Brighton Road at A24 Broadwater Street West (Grove Lodge Roundabout). There are delays of eight minutes and delays increasing on Crockhurst Hill eastbound between A27 Arundel Road and A27.

Further down the A27 towards Fontwell, one lane is closed due to construction on A27 Chichester Road around Binsted Lane.

In Chichester, there is reportedly slow traffic on A27 Eastbound from A259 Cathedral Way (Fishbourne Roundabout) to A285 Portfield Way. Delays have also been reported near the Fishbourne roundabout.

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