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Severe disruption: M20 Kent eastbound

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M20 Kent eastbound severe disruption, at J4 for A228 Castle Way Leybourne.

M20 Kent - M20 entry slip road closed and queues eastbound at J4, A228 (Leybourne), because of an overturned van.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, from J6 for A22 to J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and it's very slow on M25 clockwise from J6, A22 (Godstone) to J5 M26, because of a lorry that's broken down.

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

Severe accident: A267 East Sussex both ways

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A267 East Sussex both ways severe accident, from A272 to B2102 Mayfield Flat.

A267 East Sussex - A267 Heathfield Road in Five Ashes closed and queues in both directions from the A272 junction to the B2102 Mayfield Flat junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey southbound

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M23 Surrey southbound severe disruption, between J8 for M25 J7 and J9 for .

M23 Surrey - One lane closed and it's slow on M23 southbound between J8 M25 J7 and J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a break down. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, before Clacket Lane Services.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed on M25 clockwise before Clacket Lane Services, because of a car that's broken down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 London anti-clockwise

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M25 London anti-clockwise severe disruption, from A21 Sevenoaks Road to J4 for .

M25 London - One lane closed on M25 Spur Road out of town from A21, Hewitts Roundabout to J4, Orpington, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Teenager critical after crash

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

An 18-year-old man is in a critical condition after a car hit a lorry.

The man, who was from London, was a front seat passenger in the car.

The car hit the back of the lorry, which was parked in a lay-by near Hickstead, at about 20:40 BST on Sunday.

The car driver, who is also an 18-year-old man from London, suffered minor injuries and has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.

Thieves target cars across Surrey

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

There have been a spate of cars having their catalytic converters stolen, police say.

Twenty-four vehicles have been targeted since the start of August, eight in Reigate and Banstead, eight in Epsom and Ewell, seven in Tandridge and one in Mole Valey.

The converters are being stolen from Toyota Prius and Honda Jazz cars.

Concern over missing girl

Bob Dale

BBC Live reporter

Police say they are extremely concerned about a teenager who's gone missing.

Kaya Rainford-King, who is 17, was last seen leaving her home in Haywards Heath at about 13:00 BST on 15 August.

Kaya Rainford-King
Sussex Police

She is 5ft 2in and was wearing black leggings, a grey hoodie and leopard print trainers.

Police say anyone who sees her should ring 999 immediately.

Severe disruption: M20 Kent westbound

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M20 Kent westbound severe disruption, at J4 for A228 Castle Way Leybourne.

M20 Kent - M20 lane blocked on exit slip road westbound at J4, A228 (Leybourne), because of a broken down van. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe disruption, before Clacket Lane Services.

M25 Surrey - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 anticlockwise before Clacket Lane Services, because of a broken down van.

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

Severe accident: A23 West Sussex southbound

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A23 West Sussex southbound severe accident, between A272 Cowfold Road and A2300.

A23 West Sussex - A23 in Bolney closed and queues southbound between Bolney Cross and the A2300 junction, because of a serious accident involving a lorry and a car.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

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M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J3 for M20 to J2 for A2.

M25 Kent - One lane closed on M25 anticlockwise from J3, M20 (Swanley Interchange) to J2, A2 (Darenth Interchange), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey both ways

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M25 Surrey both ways severe disruption, between J6 for A22 and J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - Stationary on M25 in both directions between J6, A22 (Godstone) and J5 M26, because of a police investigation.

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

Severe accident: A24 West Sussex both ways

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A24 West Sussex both ways severe accident, from Knob Hill to A264.

A24 West Sussex - A24 in Horsham closed and queues in both directions from the Knob Hill junction to Great Daux Roundabout, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey northbound

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M23 Surrey northbound severe disruption, at J8 for M25 J7.

M23 Surrey - One lane closed and queues on M23 northbound at J8 M25 J7, because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M23 West Sussex northbound

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M23 West Sussex northbound severe accident, between J9 for and J8 for M25 J7.

M23 West Sussex - One lane closed and it's very slow on M23 northbound in Surrey between J9, Gatwick Airport and J8 M25 J7, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: A22 London both ways

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A22 London both ways severe accident, at A2022 Downs Court Road.

A22 London - A22 Godstone Road in Purley blocked in both directions at the A2022 Downs Court Road junction, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

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M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, after J5 for M26.

M25 Kent - Temporary closure and stationary on M25 clockwise after J5 M26, because of a car that's broken down.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey clockwise

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M25 Surrey clockwise severe disruption, at J6 for A22.

M25 Surrey - Queues on M25 clockwise at J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a break down earlier. All lanes have been re-opened.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

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M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, from J5 for M26 to J6 for A22.

M25 Kent - One lane closed on M25 clockwise from J5 M26 to J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, from J6 for A22 to J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - Two lanes closed on M25 anticlockwise from J6, A22 (Godstone) to J5 M26, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey southbound

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M23 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J8 for M25 J7 to J9 for .

M23 Surrey - One lane closed on M23 southbound from J8 M25 J7 to J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey southbound

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M23 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J8 for M25 J7 to J9 for .

M23 Surrey - One lane closed on M23 southbound from J8 M25 J7 to J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J6 for A22 to J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed on M25 anticlockwise from J6, A22 (Godstone) to J5 M26, because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M23 West Sussex northbound

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M23 West Sussex northbound severe accident, from J9 for to J8 for M25 J7.

M23 West Sussex - One lane closed on M23 northbound in Surrey from J9, Gatwick Airport to J8 M25 J7, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

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

Extra housing added to development

Sarah Booker-Lewis

Local Democracy Reporter

Wealden planners have agreed an application to build extra homes at a site in Hailsham.

On 15 August Wealden District Council’s planning committee south approved an application to build 52 houses on lan off Mill Road.

Revised plans for Mill Road
Linden Homes
The revised plans for Mill Road

These 52 homes replace the previously consented 34 dwellings on this part of the development site, an increase of 18.

This parcel is part of a larger development for 175 homes already granted outline approval.

Severe disruption: A21 Kent southbound

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A21 Kent southbound severe disruption, between M25 J5 and A25.

A21 Kent - A21 Sevenoaks By Pass in Sevenoaks closed and stationary southbound between the M25 J5 junction and Westerham, because of an overturned vehicle. Congestion to J4 (Orpington).

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey northbound

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M23 Surrey northbound severe disruption, at M25.

M23 Surrey - M23 lane blocked on exit slip road to M25 Clockwise northbound at M25, because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M23 Surrey southbound

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M23 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from M25 to J9 for .

M23 Surrey - One lane blocked and queues on M23 southbound from M25 to J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a break down. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe accident: M26 Kent eastbound

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M26 Kent eastbound severe accident, from J2A for A20 London Road to M20 J3.

M26 Kent - Temporary closure on M26 eastbound from J2a, A20 (Wrotham) to M20 J3, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: A235 London both ways

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A235 London both ways severe accident, from Whytecliffe Road to Christchurch Road.

A235 London - A235 Brighton Road in Purley blocked in both directions from the Whytecliffe Road junction to the Christchurch Road junction, because of an accident.

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

Severe accident: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe accident, from M25 to J5 for M26.

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and queues on M25 anticlockwise from M25, Clacket Lane Services to J5 M26, because of an accident.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Kent clockwise

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M25 Kent clockwise severe disruption, from J5 for M26 to J6 for A22.

M25 Kent - One lane closed on M25 clockwise from J5 M26 to J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a break down. Traffic is coping well.

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and it's very slow on M25 anticlockwise from M25, Clacket Lane Services to J6, A22 (Godstone), because of a broken down box van. Congestion to J8 (Reigate).

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

Severe roadworks: A2100 East Sussex both ways

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A2100 East Sussex both ways severe roadworks, from A271 North Trade Road to A21 Vinehall Road.

A2100 East Sussex - A2100 London Road in Battle closed in both directions from the A271 North Trade Road junction to the A21 Vinehall Road junction, because of resurfacing work. Diversion in operation - via A2100 to Baldslow and the A21. Until 18th August

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

Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

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

M25 Surrey - One lane closed and it's very slow on M25 anticlockwise from J6, A22 (Godstone) to M25, Clacket Lane Services, because of a break down.

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

Severe accident: M23 Surrey northbound

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M23 Surrey northbound severe accident, before M25.

M23 Surrey - One lane blocked and it's slow on M23 northbound before M25, because of an accident involving car, van and lorry. In the roadworks area.

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

Severe accident: M23 Surrey northbound

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M23 Surrey northbound severe accident, before J8 for M25 J7.

M23 Surrey - One lane blocked and queues for five miles on M23 northbound before J8 M25 J7, because of two accidents and recovery work. In the roadworks area. Travel time is around 25 minutes.

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

Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

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M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, from J3 for M20 J1 to J2 for A2.

M25 Kent - Two lanes closed and it's very slow on M25 anticlockwise from J3, M20 J1 (Swanley Interchange) to J2, A2 (Darenth Interchange), because of an accident.

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

Today's South East news website headlines

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The Argus: East Grinstead pervert used phone to spy on women in toilet

Kent Online: Driver arrested after vehicle driven the wrong way on the A2

Get Surrey: Nurse traumatised after rocks thrown at car twice while driving on M3

Chichester Observer: Man wanted in connection with serious assault could be in Selsey

Eastbourne Herald: Long-awaited Eastbourne community centre is opening soon

Crawley and Horley Observer: Wasp warning for Sussex with huge numbers of the insects active in late summer

Worthing Herald: Georgina Gharsallah: police treat Worthing mother's disappearance as homicide

Mid Sussex Times: Deliveroo set to launch in Haywards Heath

Brighton and Hove News: Ambulance services comes out of special measures

Hastings Observer: Hastings hero is honoured with blue plaque unveiling

Brighton and Hove Independent: Call for road safety measures on busy Brighton road