Roadworks in the town

The A22 (Lewes Road) has two-way rolling signals from the 26th of July – 19th of December.

Moat Road access from the A22 will be closed from Monday 5th September for three weeks due to emergency SGN gas works at Sandy Lane.

All the above road closure are being managed by West Sussex Highways, who can be contacted on 01243 642105.

Old Court House

Opened by His Grace the Duke of Norfolk EM KG GCVO PC on the 23 June 1965, formerly a Magistrate Court, the Old Court House was purchased from West Sussex County Council in 1999 and is now a community facility.

The Courtroom is a versatile good size multi-use hall which can seat up to 60 people. Available for community hire with a built in stage is ideal for meetings, presentations or even band practice for one off events or regular bookings for clubs.


  • Raised Stage Area
  • Main Hall
  • Entrance Lobby
  • Small Kitchenette
  • Accessible Toilets
  • Limited Wheelchair Access
  • Free Parking


  • Hearing Loop
  • Sound system
  • Hot Water Urn
  • Crockery & Cutlery
  • Projector Screen
  • Projector Stand
  • Projector
  • Flip Chart & Paper
  • 60 Chairs
  • 11 Long Tables (183 x 68.5)
  • 8 Square Tables (93 x 76)

Wheelchair accessibility is restricted.