Northgate is located directly to the north of Crawley town centre. The area was built in the 1950s as part of the new town development. The area gets its name from the North Toll Gate from the London to Brighton road which runs through the area.
The neighbourhood is well located within walking distance of both the town centre and the Manor Royal industrial estate. Despite its proximity to the town centre it still boasts a number of local facilities including a shopping parade, community centre, primary school and it is also home to Crawley Library.
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Have a look in the Community Directory to find groups and clubs located in Northgate.
There are several Neighbourhood Watch areas in Northgate. Click on the link above to see if your road is covered. If you want to start up a scheme, contact your local Police Community Support Officer. They are listed on www.sussex.police.uk . Enter your postcode or click on the map of Crawley to find out who your PCSO is.
Northgate Matters is a community group made up of local residents. The group aims to develop a community spirit involving residents, local organisations and enterprises with support from local agencies to help address issues and concerns in the community.
Northgate Matters has organised and delivered a number of community events in Northgate ranging from Community Fun Days, Tidy Up Days, Bulb Planting, and Christmas socials.
The forum are focusing on a few issues at the moment such as:
If you would like to be more involved in Northgate Matters you can join our steering committee or to be kept informed of what we are doing or to share your issues you can attend the full forums. The date of the next full forum will be confirmed shortly.
Facts & Figures
As of the Census 2011 there are:
For more detailed information on Crawley's economy, health, ethnicity and population please visit our Census 2011 page.
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