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News about serious and dangerous situations in the Crowborough area involving the emergency services – fires, road traffic collisions, civil emergencies, severe weather warnings, natural disasters etc.

Fire crews attend blaze at derelict property in Crowborough

Fire crews attend blaze at derelict property in Crowborough.

Water company working to restore supplies to Crowborough

Update (Monday 10.10am): Bottled water now in Crowborough. The supplies are at Chapel Green near All Saints "Old" Hall on Church Road - limited to...
Sussex Police shield coloured.

Man airlifted to hospital

A pedestrian was airlifted to hospital with serious head injuries after he was in collision with a lorry on the A26 in Crowborough yesterday...

Fire services collaborate on investigation work

Four Fire and Rescue Services in South East England have agreed to collaborate more closely on fire investigation work and the training of all fire investigation officers.
Crowborough Community Fire Station Beacon Road

Council to discuss fire service cuts

Next week Crowborough Town Council will discuss how they will respond to consultation currently taking place regarding proposed changes to the fire service.
Crowborough Community Fire Station

Firefighters from Crowborough cut casualty free from wreckage

Firefighters cut a casualty free from the wreckage of a two-vehicle collision in Hartfield this morning (Friday 23rd January). Two appliances from Crowborough and Forest...
Crowborough Fire Station Beacon Road in Crowborough appliance blue lights

Motorist trapped near Royal Mires Nursery

This morning emergency services are at the scene of a road traffic collision on London Road near to the Royal Mires Nursery.  Fire crews...
Crowborough Community Fire Station

Firefighters from Crowborough free motorist from crash on A267

Fire crews from Crowborough and Heathfield used hydraulic equipment to cut free the driver after a collision early this morning on the A267 near...
motorcyclist killed a26 crowborough sunday 14th may 2017

Motorcyclist killed on A26 in Crowborough

Update:  The motorcyclist has now been named as Joshua Field of Gladstone Road in Tonbridge. A 24-year-old motorcyclist from Tonbridge has died after a collision...
Ford Palesgate Lane in Crowborough

Person rescued in Crowborough

Person rescued from car washed downstream in Crowborough.