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.

Investigation into cause of serious house fire in Crowborough

In total eight fire crews fought a massive blaze overnight which swept through the semi-detached property on Rannock Road. The fire service responded to emergency...
Crowborough Community Fire Station

Man seriously injured in crash on A26 at Crowborough

Just before 9am this morning (Monday 8th), a Suzuki jeep and a van collided on the A26 near the army camp south of Crowborough. The...

Lightning Strike

Update: The clock tower at the Fernbank Centre has been repaired following the lightning strike in August.   This afternoon (11th August) lightning struck the clock...
Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance

Man falls off scaffolding

On Wednesday the emergency services were called to a man had suffered a fall from scaffolding at Goldsmiths Recreation Ground. Two ambulance crews were sent...

Fire at Windlesham Manor

Emergency services were called to a fire at a care home in Crowborough in the early hours of this morning. The fire was at Windlesham...

Pensioner seriously injured

A Crowborough pensioner has been seriously injured in a collision near Eridge railway station. Police are seeking witnesses to the collision in which the pedestrian...