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Flooding partly closes mainline between Brighton and London

Thousands of commuters faced delays and cancelled journeys today after flooding partly closed the mainline between Brighton and London. Services affected during this morning's rush hour because of flooding at Patcham.

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Travel update: FCC and Southern train delays

Police appeal to the public to identify man in image

We believe the man is from north London but we are keen to speak to anyone who recognises him or who knows where he could be.

If you know him please ask him to contact us.

If you have seen him and know who he is please get in touch with us so we can speak to him about what happened.

We want to get justice for the victim and need the public's help.

– Detective Constable Paul Candy, Sussex Police

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London to Brighton cyclists set off

Cyclists at the starting line of the charity ride Credit: ITV News

After months of preparation the wheels are finally in motion for thousands of cyclists taking part in the annual London to Brighton charity ride.

Nearly 29,000 are making the 54 mile journey this year, with proceeds going to the British Heart Foundation campaign against coronary heart disease.

Riders set off from Clapham Common this morning Credit: ITV News

The weather was gloomy, but spirits at the starting line couldn't be dampened. The riders set off from Clapham Common at staggered times from 6am.

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