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Car fire blocks entrance to County Oak



A car fire at the entrance to County Oak brought traffic to a standstill this lunchtime.

The driver was stationary at the lights when he struggled to start the engine before passers by told him of flames underneath the vehicle.

Within minutes the car was ablaze and the emergency services were called out.

Photo courtesy of @manor_royal

Photos from the scene show the vehicle with extensive fire damage and the vehicle written off.

Speaking to CN24 the driver said he managed to get out of the vehicle without any injury.

The vehicle has now been recovered and the road re-opened.

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Britain’s Got Talent auditions come to Crawley

The ITV show is holding auditions at The Hawth this month.



Get practising because Britain’s Got Talent is coming to Crawley!

The hugely popular ITV show is holding auditions right here in Crawley at The Hawth and you can be a part of it.

On Thursday 30th August from 2-8pm you can audition to be a part of this fantastic show.

If you are under 18 you MUST be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

You can also apply via

So dust off those dance shoes, dig out the instruments and show the world how talented you are.


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