Index to local services

Bus timetableCar parkingEast Sussex CC Electoral Register European Union MEPsHandyperson service Hearing Resource CentreHerstmonceux Parish Council Life CoachMedical Member of ParliamentMobile libraryNewspaper Correspondent NutritionistPost OfficePublic Amenities Recreation ground Recycling bins & bottle bankSamaritans School Herstmonceux Village Hall Village Information Centre Walk for LifeWealden District Council


Car parking

There is a free car park in Herstmonceux village, behind the Woolpack Inn. Enter from West End.

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East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre

A charity (Registered Charity No 1101140) providing a free community service.
The key aims are to:
• improve the lives of deaf and hard of hearing people.
• improve the quality of life for deaf, hard of hearing and deafblind people.
• promote their independence and lead more active lives within their local communities.

Hearing aid batteries, service and information 9.30 – 11.00am at Herstmonceux Village Information Centre on 4th Friday each month.

Free advice, demonstrations of equipment, information and support.

Please contact 01323 722505 or for more information

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Handy person

Anchor Staying Put Handyperson Service (Wealden and Lewes)  repairs at a fraction of commercial costs, advice and quotations free, available to people over 60 or otherwise vulnerable by reason of disability or other issues.  1st Floor, 32/33 Vicarage Fields, Hailsham  ( 442556/fax 440396 or email

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Life Coach
The purpose of the site is ultimately to provide the UK with a huge life coach support network, enabling individuals to find a life coach close to them and appropriate for their needs. This is a free, confidential service that will help those seeking a new direction in their life to find the encouragement they need. Every life coach on the site who has a full profile has either sent a copy of their qualifications and insurance cover to us, or is registered with a professional body with recognised codes of ethics and practice, this way we can be assured of their professionalism.

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Accident & Emergency (A&E)  The nearest service to Herstmonceux is at the Eastbourne District & General Hospital, King's Drive, Eastbourne ( 417400).

Herstmonceux Integrative Health Centre
, Hailsham Road, Herstmonceux BN27 4JX
Tel no: 01323-833535
Situated next to Herstmonceux village hall the new Eco NHS Integrative Health Centre is open to new patients.  The surgery opening hours:
Mon         8:30 -13:00 and 14:30 –extended hours 18:30 – 19:00
Tues         8.30- 13:00 Closed in the afternoon
Wed         8.30-13:00 and 14:30 -18:30
Thurs       8.30 -13:00 and 14:30-18:30
Fri             8.30-13:00 and 15:30-17:20
Nurses appointments are available 08:30 – 12:50 daily and between 15:30 and 17:50 Mon/Wed/Frid.
Appointments are bookable on-line at
Emergencies outside of surgery open hours: please ring the surgery number 01323-833535, your call will either be diverted to our out of hours service or there will be a message advising you what to do.

Eastbourne Downs & Weald Primary Care Trust NHS Child Health Clinics - first Wednesday of each month in Herstmonceux Village Hall between 10.15am and 11.45am. Bookstart Baby Packs, Bookstart & bag, Bookstart Treasure Box for playgroup/nursery.

Dentist - The Dental Barn  01323 325397        Email-   

NHS emergency dental care (out-of-hours) is provided in Hailsham (( 449170).
The Willows Pharmacy  Gardner Street, Herstmonceux  ( 833162)

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Mobile Library

The Mobile Library (East Sussex County Council) stops in the car park besides the Woolpack Inn (West End) on alternate Fridays from 10.45am to 11.20am (( 482155).

Click here for the schedule of stops

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Newspaper Correspondent

Please forward copy to  Jenny Seale email telephone (01323) 440567
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Providing individually tailored, simple and realistic advice on general health and nutrition. Including one-to-one nutrition consultancy, workshops, health events, writing services and much more.
Charlotte- 07814414541 or email

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Post Office

There are branches of the Post Office in Herstmonceux Post Office and Stores (Gardner Street, Herstmonceux) - open Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm and Saturday 9am to 12.30pm - and in the Windmill Hill Stores.

Click here for the Post Office (Find a Post Office)

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Public Amenities

Toilets open for use by members of the public under the Community Toilet Scheme can be found at:
The Woolpack Inn
The Brewers Arms
Village Information Centre (Monday – Friday 10am – 12.30pm)

There is a public telephone adjacent to the Woolpack Inn on the A271in Herstmonceux village centre, one adjacent to the Merrie Harriers pub in Cowbeech village and also one in Windmill Hill.

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Recreation Ground

There is a recreation ground in Herstmonceux village, off Gardner Street.  There are facilities for bowls, cricket, skateboarding and tennis and a children's playground.  There are football pitches in the recreation ground in Lime Park.

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Recycling Bins

There are recycling bins in the car park in Herstmonceux village, behind the Woolpack Inn.

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Walk for Life

The Walk4Life website is totally FREE and has thousands of walk ideas all over the country. For instance here is one from Herstmonceux The website uses OS maps which can easily be printed out at home so is proving really popular. People can also keep a track of the walks they have done and set themselves a target!

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