Useful Information

Population approximately 12,250

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU

Lewes District Citizens Advice offices are open for drop-in visits as follows:

  • 15-19 Chapel Street, Newhaven – open Tues/Wed/Thurs from 10am -3.30pm. Specialist debt/benefit appointments by referral only.
  • 37 Church Street, Seaford BN25 1HG – open Mon/Weds 9.30am-3.00pm.
  • Southover House, Southover Road, Lewes BN7 1AB – open Mon/Tues/Fri 9.30am-3.00pm
  • Peacehaven Library, Meridian Centre, Peacehaven BN10 8BB – open Tues 10.00am-12.45pm, 1.15pm-3.45pm

Telephone Adviceline 03444 111 444
http://www.lewesdistrictcab.org.uk/

FERRY SERVICE TO DIEPPE

0800 917 1201 for bookings and information (Open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, closed Saturdays and Sundays)
http://www.dfdsseaways.co.uk/ferry-routes/ferry-to-france

HILLCREST COMMUNITY CENTRE

01273 512376
info@hillcrestcentre.co.uk
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. See also Halls for Hire

HOSPITALS

Royal Sussex County Hospital

01273 696955
http://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/hospitals/our-hospitals/royal-sussex-county-hospital
 (24 hr Emergency Casualty Service).

Brighton General Hospital

01273 696011
http://www.sussexcommunity.nhs.uk/services/locations/brighton-general-hospital.htm

Eastbourne General Hospital

0300 131 4500
https://www.esht.nhs.uk/hospitals-and-community/eastbourne-dgh/

Lewes Victoria Hospital

01273 474153
http://www.sussexcommunity.nhs.uk/services/locations/lewes-victoria-hospital.htm
Minor Injury unit.

Sussex Eye Hospital

01273 696955
https://www.bsuh.nhs.uk/hospitals/sussex-eye-hospital/
24 hr Emergency Casualty Service for accidents involving eyes – but please ring first.

HOUSEHOLD WASTE SITE, NEWHAVEN

https://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/environment/rubbishandrecycling/recyclingsites/escc-newhavenhwrs
Summer opening hours (April to end September) Monday to Sunday 8am to 5pm
Winter opening hours (October to end March) Monday to Saturday 8am to 4pm, Sunday 9am to 4pm

NEWHAVEN JOB CENTRE (also Unemployment Benefit Office)

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