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  1. News, sport, weather and travel updates for the South East of England

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A24 Surrey both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A24 Surrey both ways severe disruption, from Parkers Hill to Grange Road.

    A24 Surrey - A24 Leatherhead Road in Ashtead closed in both directions from the Parkers Hill junction to the Grange Road junction, because of a gas leak and emergency repairs.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M3 Surrey southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey southbound severe disruption, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

    M3 Surrey - One lane closed on M3 southbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M20 Kent westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent westbound severe disruption, from J5 for A20 to J4 for A228 Castle Way Leybourne.

    M20 Kent - One lane closed and heavy traffic on M20 westbound from J5, A20 (Aylesford) to J4, A228 (Leybourne), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: A2500 Kent both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A2500 Kent both ways severe disruption, from Queenborough Road to Barton Hill Drive.

    A2500 Kent - A2500 Lower Road in Queenborough partially blocked and slow traffic in both directions from the Queenborough Road junction to the Barton Hill Drive junction, because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, from J3 for A322 Bagshot to J2 for M25 J12.

    M3 Surrey - One lane closed and slow traffic on M3 northbound from J3, A322 (Bagshot) to J2 M25 J12, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M20 Kent westbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent westbound severe disruption, from J9 for A20 Fougeres Way to J8 for A20 Ashford Road Leeds Castle.

    M20 Kent - One lane closed on M20 westbound from J9, A20 (Ashford) to J8, A20 (Leeds Castle), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A229 Kent southbound

    BBC News Travel

    A229 Kent southbound severe accident, from Common Road to M20 J5 Maidstone.

    A229 Kent - A229 closed southbound from Lord Lees roundabout to Maidstone, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A2 Kent eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    A2 Kent eastbound severe accident, from A2050 to A2050 Canterbury East.

    A2 Kent - A2 closed eastbound from Harbledown to Canterbury East, because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M20 Kent eastbound

    BBC News Travel

    M20 Kent eastbound severe accident, at J5 for A229 Maidstone.

    M20 Kent - Two lanes closed and slow traffic on M20 eastbound at J5, A229 (Maidstone), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, between J2 for A2 and J1A for A282.

    M25 Kent - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise between J2, A2 (Darenth Interchange) and J1a, A282 (Swanscombe), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M25 Surrey anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Surrey anti-clockwise severe disruption, from J10 for A3 to J9 for A243.

    M25 Surrey - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M25 anticlockwise from J10, A3 (Wisley Interchange) to J9, A243 (Leatherhead), because of a police incident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  12. Two men arrested after woman seriously hurt in car crash

    Scene of RTA

    A woman has been seriously injured after the Ford Fiesta she was travelling in left the road and struck concrete bollards.

    It happened at about 10:30 BST at the junction of the A29 Stane Street and B2133 Adversane Lane, near the Blacksmith’s Arms public house, south of Billingshurst, in West Sussex.

    Two other occupants, both men, were arrested in Billingshurst on suspicion of driving offences.

    Sussex Police have appealed for anyone who saw what happened, who has dashcam footage of the car during or just prior to the crash, or who may have other relevant information, to contact them.

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    Severe accident: M3 Surrey northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M3 Surrey northbound severe accident, from J2 for M25 J12 to J3 for A322 Bagshot.

    M3 Surrey - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M3 northbound from J2 M25 J12 to J3, A322 (Bagshot), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe disruption: M23 West Sussex northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M23 West Sussex northbound severe disruption, at J9 for .

    M23 West Sussex - One lane closed on M23 northbound in Surrey at J9, Gatwick Airport, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well. In the roadworks area.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Severe accident: A267 East Sussex both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A267 East Sussex both ways severe accident, at A272.

    A267 East Sussex - A267 Heathfield Road in Five Ashes blocked and queuing traffic in both directions at the A272 junction, because of an accident involving two cars.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  16. Baby found alone outside hospital

    Police are urgently seeking to locate the mother of an unaccompanied new-born baby.

    The infant was found outside the main entrance of Darent Valley Hospital at around 03:15 BST this morning.

    The baby is safe, uninjured and being well supported by hospital staff.

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    Severe accident: M25 Kent anti-clockwise

    BBC News Travel

    M25 Kent anti-clockwise severe accident, at J4 for .

    M25 Kent - M25 entry slip road partially blocked and slow traffic anticlockwise at J4, Orpington, because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time