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.


East Grinstead Town Council look after and maintain a playground at College Lane, East Grinstead, RH19 3LS

Nearest parking

There are marked bays for users of the playground along the drive for a maximum of 3 hours

Features and facilities

  • Disabled accessible gate with easy accessible paths
  • A separate play area for toddlers with swings, a small climbing frame with a slide and springers
  • Traditional swings and a multi-person cantilever
  • A wheelchair accessible roundabout
  • A large climbing frame
  • Junior basketball hoop
  • Rota bouncer
  • Plenty of areas to picnic
  • Wheelchair accessible picnic table
  • Trees around the park gives much needed shade


  • Weekly – visual checks are undertaken by our trained staff
  • Monthly – robust safety checks are undertaken by our trained staff
  • Yearly – by an independent playground inspector

Reporting a fault

If you notice a problem with East Court upper playground – such as faulty equipment or broken glass – please email:

If however you notice a problem with any other playgrounds in East Grinstead – please email Mid Sussex District Council

Mid Sussex District Council looks after 122 playgrounds. There is something for everyone. For more information see

Dog Exclusion

To prevent people or the dogs themselves being injured as a result of sharing the activity space, dogs are excluded from the fenced children’s play area.