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.

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Half of calls to the fire service are false alarms

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is beginning fresh efforts at reducing the number of false alarms, and non-emergency lift calls, to ensure they...

Crowborough assist in overnight river rescue

Fire crews have rescued a man from the River Ouse in Lewes. East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service received a call at 3.22am this morning (Sunday 5th)...

Over 100 homes left without phones following fire

Update:  Following the cable fire on Sunday, Openreach expect the repairs to the phone system in Jarvis Brook to be completed by next Wednesday...

Woman dies in a collision on the A26

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman died in a collision on the A26 between Crowborough and Uckfield. Police are appealing for witnesses after a...
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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...
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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...
Collision car lorry A26 Beacon Road Mill Lane Goldsmiths Ave 8 December 2016

Elderly driver passed-away on Christmas Day

Update: The driver of a Ford Fiesta which was in collision with a lorry at the junction of Mill Lane and the A26 Beacon...

Two woman injured during crash on Beeches Road in Crowborough

On Thursday evening (13th October) emergency services were called about a car and a van at the junction of Beeches Road with East Beeches...
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Car and van in serious injury collision on the A26 at Eridge Green

Witnesses are being sought to a two vehicle crash on the A26 at Eridge Green last night (Tuesday 21st June). At 11.45pm, a grey Volkswagen...
Air Ambulance Chapel Green Crowborough May 2016

Pedestrian taken to hospital with a head injury following collision on Croft Road

Emergency services were called to Croft Road in Crowborough this afternoon to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a car. Just after 3.30pm...