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The neighbourhood of Tilgate is in the south of Crawley. Tilgate Park is the area’s most well known feature and is one of Sussex’s most popular tourist attractions.

A bus service links Tilgate and K2 Crawley leisure centre with the town centre and hospital.

Get Involved


Find out who your Tilgate ward councillor is.

Email alerts and newsletters

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Click to sign up for email alerts and e-newsletters for Tilgate.

Groups and events

Have a look in the Community Directory to find groups and clubs located in Tilgate. Find out about the events coming up in Tilgate.

Neighbourhood Watch

Check whether your road is covered by a Neighbourhood Watch scheme . You’ll also find advice about setting up a scheme.

Tilgate Community Forum

Tilgate residents have set up a Community Forum for local people to have their say on issues of concern. The Forum has also worked with Let's FACE it! to plant bulbs at Tilgate Parade and are working towards other similar activities.

Meetings take place every two months at Shackleton Road Community Centre. Check the Forum’s website for details of the next meeting .

Come along if you live or work in Tilgate or you can email Tilgate Forum .

Community Development Team Contact

If you are looking for community support via the Community Development Team contact  John Dale  on 01293 438412.

Community Facilities


Places of Worship

Facts & Figures

As of the Census 2011 there are 2454 households in Tilgate.

As of the Office of National Statistics Mid-Year Estimates 2017 there are 6108 people living in Tilgate.

For more detailed information on Crawley's economy, health, ethnicity and population visit our Census 2011 page.

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Open Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5pm

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