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  2. News, sport and travel updates from Sussex, Kent and Surrey

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  1. Messages across the miles and the years

    Lizzie Massey

    BBC Live reporter

    A collaboration between the Imperial War Museum, North West Film Archive, and Screen Archive South East has seen footage from World War Two unveiled, showing soldiers from Sussex sending home greetings while serving in Burma. Now archivists are trying to trace relatives of those soldiers, seen in the film here.

    Video content

    Video caption: Remarkable footage shows World War Two soldiers sending messages home
  2. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, at J3 for A322 Bagshot.

    M3 Surrey - M3 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic northbound at J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M25 Essex clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Essex clockwise severe disruption, from J31 for A282 Lakeside to J1A for A282.

    M25 Essex - One lane closed and delays on M25 QE2 Bridge clockwise in Kent from J31, A282 (Lakeside) to J1a, A282 (Swanscombe), because of a broken down vehicle. Congestion to J28 (A12 Brook Street Roundabout).

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Video content

    Video caption: Ex-prisoners build a second-hand store in a chapel through Sussex charity

    Ex-prisoners build a second-hand store in a chapel through Sussex charity

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M23 West Sussex southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M23 West Sussex southbound severe disruption, at J10 for A264 Copthorne Way.

    M23 West Sussex - M23 exit slip road closed southbound at J10, A264 (Crawley), because of a police incident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, at J3 for A322 Bagshot.

    M3 Surrey - M3 entry slip road partially blocked and heavy traffic southbound at J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Multiple plans for former quarry site

    Rebecca Curley

    Local Democracy Reporter

    An outdoor activity park, a stroke rehabilitation unit, more than 100 homes and a residential care home are being proposed for a former quarry site in Nutfield.

    A25 NUTFIELD ROAD

    Plans to build several developments on the previous green belt land off the A25 Nutfield Road were submitted this month.

    At this early stage there are two proposals, the first includes a park with an eco cafe, a wellbeing centre, and an activity park.

    The other blueprint outlines plans for a housing development, care home and stroke rehabilitation unit.

    Proposals at this stage include up to 105 two or three-bedroom homes in three locations on the site.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M20 Kent eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent eastbound severe disruption, at J2 for A20 London Road.

    M20 Kent - M20 lane closed on exit slip road eastbound at J2, A20 (Wrotham Brands Hatch Circuit), because of a broken down lorry. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M20 Kent eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent eastbound severe disruption, at J7 for A249 Maidstone.

    M20 Kent - M20 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic eastbound at J7, A249 (Maidstone), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Video content

    Video caption: Knitted food: Woolly treats go on display in Brighton

    Kate Jenkins has knitted and crocheted hundreds of items of food art.

  11. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M23 West Sussex northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M23 West Sussex northbound severe disruption, between J9 for and M25.

    M23 West Sussex - One lane blocked and very slow traffic on M23 northbound in Surrey between J9, Gatwick Airport and M25, because of a broken down vehicle. In the roadworks area.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  12. Arrests made as Hells Angels event continues

    Ten arrests have been made for drugs and weapons offences during a Hells Angels Motorcycle Club (HAMC) ride, after police revealed they cancelled holidays to cope with the event.

    HELLS ANGELS RIDERS

    Up to 700 motorcyclists, from overseas and across the UK, began their trip from London last night and will finish in Brighton on Sunday.

    Police introduced a stop and search order in designated parts of Surrey and Sussex after they made the arrests.

    Prior to the ride, officers announced they cancelled leave days to deal with the large-scale events happening this weekend and said "criminal activity will not be tolerated".

    BRIGHTON SEAFRONT
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    Severe disruption: M20 Kent westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent westbound severe disruption, from J9 for A20 Fougeres Way to J8 for A20 Ashford Road Leeds Castle.

    M20 Kent - One lane blocked on M20 westbound from J9, A20 (Ashford) to J8, A20 (Leeds Castle), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  14. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, between J4 for A331 and J3 for A322 Bagshot.

    M3 Surrey - One lane blocked on M3 northbound between J4, A331 (Camberley) in Hampshire and J3, A322 (Bagshot) in Surrey, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  15. The house that’s a space of waste

    It’s made of jeans, toothbrushes and DVD cases. This house is keeping rubbish out of landfill.

    Video content

    Video caption: The University of Brighton's experimental Waste House is complete
  16. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, from J12 for M3 J2 to J11 for A320 St Peters Way.

    M25 Surrey - One lane closed and very slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise from J12 M3 J2 to J11, A320 (Chertsey), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, from M25 to J6 for A22.

    M25 Surrey - Queuing traffic on M25 clockwise from M25, Clacket Lane Services to J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a rolling road-block and an incident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time