Facts

A ‘Hassock’ is that name for an ottoman or footstool, especially one used in a church.

Useful websites - about Sussex and the South Downs

Visitor Information

 

www.visitsussex.org

www.visitsouthdowns.com

www.visitsoutheastengland.com

www.sosussex.co.uk

www.southdownssociety.org.uk

www.westsussex.info

www.hidden-britain.co.uk

 

Cycling & Walking

Hassocks Community Cycle Hire - mountain bike hire in the heart of the South Downs National Park in Sussex, only a few minutes ride from the South Downs Way. www.hassockscommunitycyclehire.com

Cycling and walking trails across East & West Sussex
www.sussex.walkandcycle.co.uk

Cycle routes in Sussex
www.sustrans.org.uk/sustrans-near-you/south-east/sussex

West Sussex County Council Cycling has information about cycling including a cycle journey planner and more cycling routes and maps. Use their journey planner to find a quick commuter route or the quietest ride to your chosen destination. It gives turn by turn directions and shows how hilly your route is as well as journey time and miles.

Brighton, Hove & District Cycle Group
www.bricycles.org.uk

Maps and information for visitors on visiting the South Downs Way National Trail

The Long Distance Walkers Association has a searchable Long Distance Paths database that includes the South Downs Way

The Ramblers Association has good general information on walking for everyone.

 

Information about Brighton

 

www.visitbrighton.com

www.tourism.brighton.co.uk

 

What’s On Information for Hassocks

 

www.hassocksandhurstpierpoint.info An online notice board with information about the many clubs, societies, organisations and businesses serving Hassocks, Hurstpierpoint, Keymer, Ditchling, Clayton, Albourne, Sayers Common, Goddards Green, Streat and Westmeston.