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What next for Valley Ponds?

Saturday 10th June 2017 - 10am-2pm at the Ponds Come and meet the people who look after Valley Ponds and find out how they are managed for local wildlife and local people Find out what has been done to help reduce surface water flooding in ...

Save our Crown Post Office

Local Resident Jenifer Jones has organised a meeting for all Newhaven residents and businesses to a Town Meeting to be held on Saturday 17th June 2017 from 10.00am to 12 noon at the Hillcrest Centre, Bay View Road.  

Defibrillators for Newhaven

Last year’s Town Mayor, Councillor Steve Saunders raised over £6,600 through tea dances, quizzes and a Gala Dinner to enable him to purchase five defibrillators to be installed in sites across Newhaven to help save lives. The de...


About Newhaven and the Town Council

Newhaven is a small busy port town at the mouth of the River Ouse and surrounded by the South Downs. It has an active fishing fleet and marina with boats visiting from across Europe. Conveniently situated between Brighton, Lewes and Eastbourne and with easy year round ferry access to France, Newhaven has attractions for all the family; whether its exploring Paradise Park or the Fort, or just enjoying the beautiful coastal and Downland scenery.

Newhaven Town Council was formed in 1974 when local government was reorganised. It provides a number of facilities for local residents, including social centres and play areas and is responsible for Newhaven Cemetery. Follow the links on the left for more information about who we are and what we do, and for useful information about the town, including events in the town.


Newhaven Town Council
18 Fort Road
Tel:01273 516100

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