The Boxing Day meeting at Fontwell is on after an inspection this morning. Going will be heavy. The forecast is dry this morning, with rain in the afternoon. Travel advice below.
A27 Eastbound closed between A285 Portfield Roundabout (Sainsbury's/John Lewis turning) to the Tangmere Roundabout. Alternative route is to take the Westhampnett turning from Portfield Roundabout, then follow directions for Petworth. At T junction, follow signs for Worthing A27.
Today's racing card at Fontwell Park is in the balance until the course has been checked at 8am. A big crowd is expected at the Sussex course with all the hospitality packages sold out. More info can be found at http://www.fontwellpark.co.uk/
Officers from the Littlehampton area of Sussex are warning residents to be vigilant after reports that a man has been telephoning people pretending to be a police officer.
People from Fontwell, Woodgate and Walberton have reported hearing from the bogus caller who rings from a witheld number.
The imposter claims to be an officer from Chichester police and asks home owners security questions about their homes and outbuildings. During these calls he also refers to to possible faults on alarm systems.