About Heathfield and the surrounding area

Heathfield is a small market town located 60 miles south of London, in the county of Sussex, and the district of Wealden.

With a population of just over 11,000, the town offers a close proximity to larger towns such as Eastbourne and Tunbridge Wells, both just over 15 miles away. The seaside resort of Brighton is also a 40 minute drive.

The town itself provides a wide range of amenities, such as; a pharmacy, coffee shops, antique shops, and multiple pubs, restaurants, and supermarkets.

The College plays an important part of the town’s community. With links to the local parish council, and the local charity the ‘Heathfield Partnership’, the College takes part in local events such as fairs, bonfires, and carnivals.


The county of Sussex in the South East of England has good transport links to London. The picturesque county town of Lewes is surrounded by the rolling hills of the South Downs National Park.

How to find us

Heathfield Community College is located just off the B2096. Coming from Heathfield High Street travelling east on the A265 towards Broad Oak. The College is signposted from this road, where you should take a right hand turn about 1/3 mile after the crossroads coming out of town.

Our contact details are;

Heathfield Community College
Cade Street
East Sussex
TN21 8RJ

Telephone: 01435 866066

Email: [email protected]