Area of town 1,772 acres or 712 hectares
Population approximately 12,250
CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU
Telephone Adviceline 03444 111 444
37 Church Street, Seaford BN25 1HG - Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9.30am-3.00pm.
3 North Court, Lewes BN7 2AR - Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9.30am-3.00pm
Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes BN7 1AB - Open Thursday 10.00am-3.00pm
Peacehaven Library, Meridian Centre, Peacehaven BN10 8BB - Open Tuesday 9.30am-12.30pm, 1.30pm-3.00pm
FAB - FAMILY ADVICE BUREAU
A free, independent website full of information about resources for you and your family. For: babies, toddlers, children, teenagers, young people, parents and guardians.
FERRY SERVICE TO DIEPPE
DFDS Seaways, Newhaven Ferry Port, Railway Approach, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0DF
Tel: 0844 576 8836 for bookings and information (Open Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, Saturdays 8am - 4pm, closed Sundays)
HILLCREST COMMUNITY CENTRE
Bay Vue Road, Newhaven, BN9 9LH
Tel: 01273 512376
Open 9am-8.30pm most days and 9am-1am most Saturdays.
Activities include arts, crafts, WI market, tea dances, line dancing, wood carving, ballroom dancing, martial arts, tai chi, country market and boxing. Rooms for hire. Crèche
Café open 9am-4pm.
Royal Sussex County Hospital
Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BE
Tel: 01273 696955
24 hr Emergency Casualty Service.
Brighton General Hospital
Elm Grove, Brighton, BN2 3EW
Tel: 01273 696955 (Brighton Healthcare Trust), http://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/hospitals/our-hospitals/brighton-general-hospital/
or 01273 696011 (South Downs Healthcare Trust http://www.southdowns.nhs.uk - psychiatry and community, e.g. health visitors, district nurses, etc.)
Eastbourne General Hospital
King's Drive, Eastbourne, BN21 2UD
Tel: 01323 417400
Lewes Victoria Hospital
Nevill Road, Lewes, BN7 1PE
Tel: 01273 474153
http://www.eastsussexdownswealdpct.nhs.uk/your-services/community-hospitals/lewes-victoria-hospital Minor Injury unit.
Sussex Eye Hospital
Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BE
Tel: 01273 606126
http://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/hospitals/our-hospitals/sussex-eye-hospital 24 hr Emergency Casualty Service for accidents involving eyes - but please ring first.
HOUSEHOLD WASTE SITE, NEWHAVEN
New Road, Newhaven, BN9 0EH, or please telephone East Sussex County Council, who control the site, on 0345 60 80 194, http://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/environment/rubbishandrecycling/recyclingsites/escc-newhavenhwrs.htm
Summer opening hours (April to end September) Monday to Sunday 8am to 5pm
Winter opening hours (October to end March) 8am to 4pm, Sunday 9am to 4pm
NEWHAVEN JOB CENTRE (also Unemployment Benefit Office)
55 High Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PA.
Benefit Centre JSA / ESA / IS – 0345 608 8545
Service Centre Universal Credit – 0345 600 0723
General Enquiries – 01273 368304
http://www.jobcentreplus.gov.uk Open 8.45am to 4.15pm Mondays to Thursdays, 10am to 4pm Fridays only.
36-38 High Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PD, Tel: Renewals 0345 60 80 195 Tel: Enquiries 0345 60 80 196 http://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/libraries/find/newhaven Open Monday 9.30pm-4.30pm, Tuesday 9.30am-4.30pm Wednesday Closed, Thursday 9.30am-4.30pm, Friday 9.30-4.30pm and Saturday 9.30am-4.30pm.
Argus House, Crowhurst Road, Hollingbury, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 8AR, Tel: 01273 544544, Fax: 01273 566114, http://www.theargus.co.uk Published daily Mondays to Saturdays
Published weekly on Fridays – free – available in local shops. Tel: 01273 837700, http://www.friday-ad.co.uk
Lewes & South Coast Leader and Property News
Argus House, Crowhurst Road, Hollingbury, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 8AR, Tel: 01273 544752/3/4, Fax: 01273 566114, http://www.theargus.co.uk Published weekly on Thursdays – free – delivered to local homes
25/26 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2LX, Editorial Tel: 01273 480601, Fax: 01273 486997, Classified Tel: 01273 480274, Fax: 01273 476524, http://www.sussexexpress.co.uk Published weekly on Fridays.
NEWHAVEN REHABILITATION CENTRE
In grounds of Newhaven Downs House, Church Hill, Newhaven, Main office
For all enquiries - Tel: 01273 511800.
Mental Health team 01273 616440
Podiatry 01273 513441
Out-patients services for local residents.
NEWHAVEN HEALTH CENTRE
Chapel Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PW.
There are two separate practices:
Quayside (headed by Dr Paul Moore, Practice Manager Karen Ford) Tel: 01273 615000; Opening hours 8.30am - 6pm Monday to Friday. Thursday am and Friday pm Community Liaison Officer avaialble. Chapel Street (Practice Manager Belinda Kristiansen) Tel: 01273 517000, Opening hours 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday
See also Newhaven Rehabilitation Centre.
N.B. - There is no emergency casualty service available - see 'Hospitals'.
NEWHAVEN PORT & PROPERTIES
Owners of Newhaven Port and areas of surrounding land, including the West Beach. Port Manager: Philippe Echelard, Newhaven Port & Properties Ltd, Port Administration Offices, East Quay, Newhaven Harbour, Newhaven, BN9 0BN, Tel: 01273 612900, or 612872.
Police Station, South Road, Newhaven, BN9 9QJ, Tel: 0845 6070 999 or 999 (Emergency only), http://www.sussex.police.uk
Newhaven Post Office, 46a-46b High Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PD, Tel: 01273 612061, http://www.postoffice.co.uk
Chapel Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PN, http://www.waveleisure.co.uk/index.php/leisure-centres/seahaven-swim-and-fitness-centre
SOCIAL CARE INFORMATION LINE – Tel: 0845 6010664
For enquiries regarding: the elderly, people with physical disabilities, sensory impairments, learning disabilities, mental health problems, substance misuse problems, Blue Car Badges, those living with HIV/AIDS, child protection and children and families
Newhaven Cabs, 1a Meeching Road, Newhaven, BN9 9DX, Tel: 01273 611116 or 01273 510051 or Coastline Cabs, 22 High Street, Town Centre, Newhaven, BN9 9PD, Tel 01273 512222
South East Water (Water supply)
PO Box 2208, Bristol BS99 7HJ, Tel: 0845 6021724, http://www.southeastwater.co.uk
Reporting leaks only, Tel: 0800 0283399
Southern Water (Wastewater)
Lewes Road, Falmer, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 9PY, Tel: 0845 272 0845, http://www.southernwater.co.uk
EAST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL
County Hall, St Anne’s Crescent, Lewes BN7 1SF, http://www.eastsussex.gov.uk
Responsible for Education, Highways, Social Services, Street Lighting and Transport
LEWES DISTRICT COUNCIL
Lewes District Council, Lewes House, 32 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2LX, Tel: 01273 471600 http://www.lewes.gov.uk
Responsible for council tax, environmental health, bus passes, housing, dog wardens, refuse collection, parks and gardens, some play areas, tourism.
NEWHAVEN TOWN COUNCIL
18 Fort Road, Newhaven, BN9 9QE, Tel: 01273 516100, Fax: 01273 611175
Responsible for allotments, amenity Areas, hiring of social centres, Lewes Road Cemetery, some play areas, some recreation grounds and war memorials