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Balcombe Rail Timetable Changes

A revised rail timetable (coming into effect from 20 May 2018) has recently been released. Unfortunately, this revised timetable appears to show a substantial reduction in service for northbound commuters during peak travel hours. At present Balcombe station has 12 … Continue reading

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Bus Strategy Consultation

Have your say on the West Sussex County Council Bus Strategy which will explore ways in which they can work with bus companies and other partners to help sustain and improve bus services. To give feedback go to http://www.westsussex.gov.uk/buses or … Continue reading

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M23 Smart Motorway Update

The programme to update the M23 to a Smart Motorway between Junctions 8 and 10 will mean two years of road works and speed restrictions.    For the full story click below:- Highways England M23 Update to Smart Motorway More … Continue reading

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Joint Minerals Local Plan Consultation

West Sussex County Council and the South Downs National Park Authority are working in partnership to prepare a new Joint Minerals Local Plan for West Sussex. This will replace the existing Minerals Local Plan (2003). Following public examination hearings in … Continue reading

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UK Power Networks Recommends – 17 Jan 2018

Anyone experiencing a power cut should: · Call 105 to report power cuts and damage to the electricity network, or 0800 3163 105 (from a corded phone or mobile phone if you have no power) · Visit http://www.ukpowernetworks.co.uk for the … Continue reading

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Network Rail & Govia announce 18 Days of Rail Closures in 2018 & 2019

Rail passengers across Sussex are being urged to plan ahead as a ‘once-in-a-generation’ upgrade to the southern end of the Brighton Main Line was announced today by Network Rail and Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR). The work in October 2018 and … Continue reading

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West Sussex County Council Agenda

S T O P    P R E S S     9   J A N U A R Y    2 0 1 8  : WSCC have GRANTED THE APPLICATION A meeting of the Planning Committee to determine … Continue reading

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