Got a TV Licence?

You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.

Find out more
I don’t have a TV Licence.

Summary

  1. Our live page updates for the day have now ended
  2. Updates on Friday 16 June 2017

Live Reporting

By Bob Dale and Stuart Maisner

All times stated are UK

Get involved

  1. This morning's Sussex newspaper headlines

    Stack of newspapers (generic)

    The Argus: ‘Police cuts have put us at greater risk of terror’

    Eastbourne Herald: Stephen Lloyd MP - I’m delighted to be back

    Hastings Observer: When Suffragette leader Pankhurst held court at Warrior Square

    Mid Sussex Times: ‘Fantastic’ safety system prevents fire disaster

    Brighton and Hove Independent: Celebrating Sussex Day

  2. One-of-a-kind lido reopens just in time for scorching weekend

    Tom Darby

    BBC Live reporter

    After seven years and £3m of community funding, Saltdean Lido will re-open its doors tomorrow.

    Saltdean Lido

    Built in the 1930s, it's Britain's only Grade-II listed outdoor swimming pool and one of just three remaining outdoor seaside pools in the country.

    It's hoped that as many as 300,000 people a year will use the lido once it re-opens.

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A24 West Sussex northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A24 West Sussex northbound severe accident, between A272 and Mill Straight.

    A24 West Sussex - A24 Worthing Road in Southwater blocked and slow traffic northbound between Buckbarn Crossroads and Southwater Turn off, because of an accident.

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

  4. 'My concerns are being so high in a tower block'

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    The Brighton family who say the Grenfell Tower disaster, and terrifying experience of their own, has made them afraid to stay in their home.

    Video content

    Video caption: Residents of Brighton tower block speak of their fears.
  5. When Jeremy met ABBA!

    Claire Cottingham

    BBC Live reporter

    Here's the moment Jeremy Vine met Bjorn Again at the unveiling of a plaque to ABBA at the Brighton Dome last night.

    View more on facebook
  6. Time to crack out the fans and air conditioning

    Georgina Burnett

    BBC Weather

    It's going to be warm today - but over the weekend it's going to get close to boiling.

    Here's my latest forecast.

    Video content

    Video caption: Georgina Burnett has this morning's weather forecast for the South East.
  7. Rocking all over the South East

    Bob Dale

    BBC Live reporter

    The scene of a famous Eurovision victory, a shopping centre in Maidstone and Woking town centre - the region's musical legends and iconic venues have been honoured on BBC Music Day.

    Video content

    Video caption: blue plaques to music legends unveiled in Woking, Maidstone and Brighton
  8. Good morning Sussex

    Welcome to Friday. The weekend is nearly here.

    This lovely image of Eastbourne beach was taken by Kristie Heath. It's our #PhotoOfTheDay.

    Eastbourne

    We'll be here with all your latest news, travel, sport and weather for Sussex until 22:00 BST.

    Is there anything you'd like to tell us about?

    You can get in touch on Twitter, on Facebook or by sending us an email.