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Family pay tribute to crash victim

The family of Peter Sinden has issued the following tribute:

Peter Sinden, aged 57, was suddenly taken from his loved ones in a tragic accident on the A27 at Wilmington on Monday 18th November. He will be sorely missed by his family and many friends and the hole he leaves will never be filled.

Peter Sinden died in an accident on the A27 on Monday Credit: Sussex Police

Peter was born in Eastbourne and employed at Lancing as a steel worker. He was a founder member of the South Downs MG Club and more recently a member of Wealden Classics. The funeral will be held on Thursday 28 November at the Eastbourne Crematorium at 4pm and will be a celebration of Peter's life.


Police appeal for witnesses to A27 accident in Sussex

Sussex Police are appealing for anyone with information about an accident involving two cars on the A27 at Sompting on Sunday 16th June 2013.

The collision happened just after 1pm. A blue Peugeot 206 and a silver Nissan Qashai collided near Lyons Farm. Neither of the drivers was injured.

Anyone who witnessed the accident is being asked to contact the police on 101 quoting serial 638 of 16/6.


TRAVEL - ROADS: SUSSEX - snow means severe delays on A27 Brighton to Patcham

Severe delays and partially blocked due to snow on A27 in both directions between A277 Brighton Road / Ashcombe Hollow (Kingston Roundabout) and A23 London Road (Patcham). There has been major congestion on the road since around 15:00 on Tuesday due to heavy snowfall.

Some motorists are saying they have been stuck for several hours, the road is officially open but many vehicles have been abandoned.

TRAVEL - ROADS: SUSSEX - Snow at Falmer A27 partially blocked

The A27 is partially blocked in both directions at Falmer with very slow traffic and severe delays due to snow between B2123 The Drove and A23 London Road (Patcham).

There is congestion on the A27 Westbound to A277 (Kingston Roundabout, Lewes). Callers report the road is reduced to a single lane in both directions due to heavy snowfall.

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