Motorcyclist dies after A27 crash

A motorcyclist has died after a crash on the A27 just outside Lewes this morning (Tuesday 20 September). Sussex Police said: “Officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A27 at Lewes. “Emergency services were called at 7.38am on Tuesday 20 September to a...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 6:19 pm

Durham skittle Sussex out for 162 on opening day

Durham made the most of bowling friendly conditions at Seat Unique Riverside on Day 1 of the LV Insurance County Championship as they bowled Sussex out for just 162. After winning the toss and asking the visitors to bat, Matthew Potts and Ben Raine bowled a lengthy opening spell...

Man charged after gender-critical event

A man has been charged with assault and possession of a knife after being arrested at a gender-critical event and counter protest in Brighton. Two more people – a man and a woman – who were arrested at the Let Women Speak event in Victoria Gardens on Sunday have been...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 5:35 pm

Family pay tribute after former BHASVIC student, 18, dies in crash

The family of an 18-year-old former BHASVIC student spoke of the “gap in our lives” after he died from the injuries that he suffered in a crash. Charlie Chandler was on his Honda motorbike when he was involved in a crash with a VW car three weeks ago. Mr Chandler was taken to the...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 1:42 pm

Four charged after police raid nets huge haul of crack and heroin

A haul of crack and heroin has been found by detectives investigating dealing in the North Laine. Four men have been charged in connection with the raid last week, which followed a police operation to combat drug dealing in and around Gloucester Road. After residents reported...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 1:20 pm

Tackle speeding on ‘mad mile’ before more die, says former councillor

A former councillor is calling for urgent action to tackle speeding along the “mad mile” of a busy road before more people die. Bob Carden, 84, said that a speed camera was needed in Fox Way, Portslade, with cars often going way too fast between Mile Oak and the A293 Link Road. A...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 11:10 am

A27 closed both ways after serious crash

The A27 has been closed in both directions this morning (Tuesday 20 September) after a serious crash just outside Lewes. The crash is understood to have involved a motorcyclist who was riding east earlier this morning. Drivers in the long queues of traffic have reported delays of...
Posted On 20 Sep 2022 at 10:02 am