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Snow in Sussex: Travel and weather news

Snow-covered roofs in Rye.
The Team Rector of Rye, The Revd Canon David Frost clambered to the top of his church tower to take this shot.

Essential information - as Sussex feels the effects of snow and ice.


On BBC Sussex

BBC Radio Sussex has full information on travel and weather . Listen live here .

Live travel

To get up to date travel news, check the BBC Sussex live travel pages , which are continually updated.

To see the state of major roads in and around Sussex, check the BBC Sussex live traffic cameras , which cover motorways and some major roads.


Footprints in the snow
Watch your grip if you are out and about

For information on Southern Trains check their website .

You can find out about Southeastern Trains by checking their website .

For information on First Capital Connect check their website .

For information on the Gatwick Express check their website .

For information on Eurostar go here .

You can reach the National Rail Enquiry Line on 08457 48 49 50.

Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport is now open. You can get the latest on Gatwick arrivals and departures by checking its website .


You can find out about Newhaven-Dieppe crossings on this site .

In Pictures

See pictures of how the last snowfall changed Sussex - as sent in by BBC Sussex listeners here .

Water leaks

For more advice on water leaks, go here .

Two happy children in the snow.
For some, life could be a lot worse. From the Carter family in Burgess Hill.

Southern Water's website says: 'If the leak is inside your home or you have a burst pipe you should again turn off the stop tap and contact a plumber as soon as possible. It is advisable to keep a number to hand. If any damage has occurred it is also advisable to contact your insurance company.

South East Water also has advice on its website and you can find it here .


Get a forecast for your area from BBC Weather .

Keeping the kids busy

If you have children off school and they are getting bored, then try the BBC's Blue Peter site for some inspiration.

In Pictures: Sussex in the snow
01 Dec 10 |  People & Places


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