In pictures: Flash floods hit Burgess Hill and Haywards Heath

Burgess Hill and Haywards Heath were hit with flash flooding in the early hours of this morning – causing travel disruption in the area.

Tuesday, 25th June 2019, 1:03 pm
Flash flooding in Haywards Heath
Flash flooding in Haywards Heath

Pictures captured by photographer Eddie Howland show flooding in the two towns at 5am this morning (June 25). All train lines were blocked at Haywards Heath at around 6am due to the flooding, Southern said. Trains have since been subject to delays following the downpour. Read more here: Haywards Heath trains delayed after heavy rain causes flooding

The footpath at Bridge Road in Haywards Heath
Bridge Road in Haywards Heath
Station Road in Burgess Hill
Mace petrol station at Marketplace in Haywards Heath
The Broadway in Haywards Heath
The Broadway in Haywards Heath was closed by police due to the floods
The builders yard at Bridge Road in Haywards Heath