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The Drive in Newhaven

The Drive is a Street in the East Sussex town of Newhaven and measures approximately 186 metres long.

There are 306 other streets named The Drive in Great Britain.

The Drive is within the area of Lewes District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Newhaven.

The Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 23301550 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Drive is roughly 13.70 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 23.70 and the lowest point being 10.40. A change of 13.30 metres.

The Drive is located within the county of East Sussex which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 49.95 miles South from the centre of London, 6.33 miles South from the centre of Lewes, 8.66 miles East from the centre of Brighton and 36.24 miles East from the centre of Chichester.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Drive

Sunrise08:29
Sunset17:02

Latest Weather Conditions for The Drive

Observed at Weather Station:Herstmonceux West End 24 November 2020 at 20:00 (13.99 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.9°C (94.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (5 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Drive Newhaven

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Newhaven
Address:Avis Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.24
2: Name:Premier Inn Lewes Town Centre
Address:The Old Courtroom
Telephone: Learn More
6.35
3: Name:Premier Inn Brighton City Centre
Address:144 North Street
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8.62
4: Name:Travelodge Brighton Seafront
Address:West St, Brighton, BN1 2RE
Telephone:0871 984 6405 Learn More
8.73
5: Name:Premier Inn Eastbourne Polegate
Address:Hailsham Road
Telephone: Learn More
8.91
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
13.7010.4023.7013.30

Frequently asked Questions for The Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the local authority area of Lewes District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the area of Newhaven Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ward of Newhaven Denton and Meeching.

What County is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the ceremonial county of East Sussex.

What Constituency is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the constituency of Lewes.

What Part of the UK is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the East Sussex Council area.

What Police Force area is The Drive in?

The Drive is located within the Sussex Police area.

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Location Details

The Drive
Map showing the location of The Drive
Latitude50.783791
Longitude0.046058
OS Easting (X):544217
OS Northing (Y):100304
OS Grid Reference:TQ442003

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00106894
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
Average Age48.79
Area Population1794.00
Male Population890.00 (50%)
Female Population904.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants31 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01021045
LSOA Name:Lewes 008A
SOA Code:5c
SOA Name:Comfortable neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004386
MSOA Name:Lewes 008
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Newhaven Harbour
The Drove, Newhaven, England, BN9 0AG
01273 612036
Distance: 1.16 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Sainsburys Newhaven Harbour
Sainsburys Peacehaven South Coast Road Local
204 South Coast Road, Peacehaven, England, BN10 8JN
1273583532
Distance: 2.05 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Sainsburys Peacehaven South Coast Road Local
Morrisons Seaford
Dane Road, Seaford BN25 1DL
01323 893042
Distance: 2.47 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Morrisons Seaford
Tesco Seaford Express
Sutton Park Rd, Seaford, BN25 1QX
0345 675 7114
Distance: 2.56 Miles
Directions from The Drive to Tesco Seaford Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01273 - Brighton

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Lewes District Council
Visit the Council's Website
32 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2LX
Send email
Telephone Number: 01273 471 600
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Maria Caulfield
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In the 2019 General Election Maria Caulfield won with a majority of 2,457 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 71,503
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Newhaven Denton and Meeching Ward
Parish: Newhaven Parish Council
Ceremonial County: East Sussex
County Council: East Sussex Council

Nearest Car Parks

Newhaven Fort -West Car Park
Fort Rise, Newhaven, East Sussex
Newhaven
BN9 9DU
Distance: 0.23 km (click for directions)
Free parking, height barrier.
Telephone: 01273517622
Operated by: Newhaven Fort
Newhaven Fort - Main Car Park
Fort Rise, Newhaven, East Sussex
Newhaven
BN9 9DU
Distance: 0.29 km (click for directions)
Free parking, height barrier.
Telephone: 01273517622
Operated by: Newhaven Fort
Fort Rise - North Car Park
Fort Rise, Newhaven, East Sussex
Newhaven
BN9 9DU
Distance: 0.32 km (click for directions)
Free parking, height barrier.
Telephone: 01273517622
Operated by: Newhaven Fort
West Quay (North) Car Park
West Quay, Newhaven, East Sussex
Newhaven
BN9 9DQ
Distance: 0.50 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01273477105
Operated by: Lewes District Council
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Nearest Schools

High Cliff Academy
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 161
Address: High Cliff Academy, Southdown Road, BN9 9FD
Head: Miss Abby Kilgarriff ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to High Cliff Academy
Seahaven Academy
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/12/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 627
Address: Seahaven Academy, Southdown Road, Newhaven, BN9 9JL
Head: Sarah Pringle (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Seahaven Academy
Harbour Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/05/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 520
Address: Harbour Primary and Nursery School, Church Hill, BN9 9LX
Head: Mrs Christine Terrey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Drive to Harbour Primary and Nursery School
Breakwater Academy
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Breakwater Academy, Valley Road, BN9 9UT
Head: Ms Zoe Griffiths ()
Directions from The Drive to Breakwater Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Brighton Hospital
Address: Warren Road, Woodingdean, Brighton,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.6 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Nuffield Health, Brighton Hospital
Lewes Victoria Hospital
Address: Nevill Road, Lewes, BN7 1PE,
Independent Sector
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01273 474153
Distance: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Lewes Victoria Hospital
Sussex Eye Hospital
Address: Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BF,
NHS Sector
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01273 696955
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.55 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Sussex Eye Hospital
Royal Sussex County Hospital
Address: Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BE,
NHS Sector
Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01273 696955
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.58 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Royal Sussex County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Drive
0.65 Dental Surgery 16 South Way BN9 9LL
0.67 Seahaven Dental Practice 2d Meeching Road BN9 9QX
1.99 Dental Surgery 17 Steyning Avenue BN10 8LT
2.12 Peacehaven Dental Surgery 216 South Coast Road BN10 8JR
2.35 South Coast Dental Surgery 274 South Coast Road BN10 7PD

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.69 Chapel Street Surgery Chapel Street BN9 9PW tel:01273 517000
0.69 Quayside Medical Practice Chapel Street BN9 9PW tel:01273 615000
2.22 Meridian Surgery Anchor Healthcare Centre, Meridian Way BN10 8NF tel:01273 588200
2.32 Rowe Avenue Surgery 17 Rowe Avenue BN10 7PE tel:01273 579505
2.45 Seaford Medical Practice Dane Road BN25 1DH tel:01323 490022

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.64 Newhaven Pharmacies Ltd 43 Chapel Street BN9 9QD tel:01273 514120
0.72 Newhaven Pharmacies Ltd 27 High Street BN9 9PD tel:01273 514120
0.72 Boots The Chemists 23-25 High Street BN9 9PD tel:01273 515837
1.16 Lloydspharmacy The Pharmacy Department, The Drove BN9 0AG tel:01273 612036
2.10 Medication Delivery Services Ltd Unit 6c,meridian Ind Est, Hoyle Road BN10 8LN tel:08005 335100

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Drive
0.72 Lesley Sones Opticians 34 High Street BN9 9PD
2.12 Ingram & Schofield Ltd - Peacehaven 224 South Coast Road BN10 8JR
2.13 Scrivens Opticians (peacehaven) Meridian Centre BN10 8BB
2.45 Barraclough & Stiles Opticians (seaford) The Old Cottage, Dane Road BN25 1DJ
2.58 Specsavers (seaford) 34 Broad Street BN25 1NF

Nearest Libraries

Newhaven Library
16 High Street, Newhaven, BN99PD
Telephone: 0345 6080196
Distance: 0.72 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Newhaven Library
Peacehaven Library
Meridian Centre, Peacehaven, BN108BB
Telephone: 0345 6080196
Distance: 2.13 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Peacehaven Library
Seaford Library
17 Sutton Park Road, Seaford, BN251QX
Telephone: 0345 6080196
Distance: 2.58 Miles
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Directions from The Drive to Seaford Library
Saltdean Library
Saltdean Lido, Saltdean, Brighton, BN28SP
Telephone: 01273 296 920
Distance: 4.04 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Drive to Saltdean Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Newhaven Harbour Station is 0.57 miles away.

Address: Newhaven Harbour station, East Quay, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0BH

Newhaven Harbour is situated on the Seaford Branch Line and is managed by Southern.

Newhaven Harbour Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Drive to Newhaven Harbour Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopstone (Sussex)00:03:00
Brighton00:31:00
Clapham Junction01:22:30
Cooksbridge00:25:00
East Croydon01:12:30
Falmer00:21:00
Gatwick Airport00:54:00
Haywards Heath00:41:00
Horley00:57:00
Lewes00:14:00
London Road (Brighton)00:28:00
London Victoria01:30:00
Moulsecoomb00:25:00
Newhaven Town00:02:00
Seaford (Sussex)00:07:30
Southease00:06:00
Wivelsfield00:36:00

Newhaven Town Station is 0.86 miles away.

Address: Newhaven Town station, Railway Approach, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0DF

Newhaven Town is situated on the Seaford Branch Line and is managed by Southern.

Newhaven Town Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Newhaven Town Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopstone (Sussex)00:05:00
Brighton00:29:30
Clapham Junction01:21:30
Cooksbridge00:24:00
East Croydon01:11:30
Falmer00:19:00
Gatwick Airport00:53:00
Haywards Heath00:40:00
Horley00:56:00
Lewes00:12:30
London Road (Brighton)00:26:00
London Victoria01:29:00
Moulsecoomb00:23:00
Newhaven Harbour00:01:30
Seaford (Sussex)00:09:00
Southease00:04:00
Wivelsfield00:35:00

Bishopstone (Sussex) Station is 1.62 miles away.

Address: Bishopstone station, Station Road, Bishopstone, East Sussex, BN25 2RB

Bishopstone (Sussex) is situated on the Seaford Branch Line and is managed by Southern.

Bishopstone (Sussex) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Drive to Bishopstone (Sussex) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brighton00:35:00
Falmer00:25:00
Lewes00:18:00
London Road (Brighton)00:32:00
Moulsecoomb00:29:00
Newhaven Harbour00:04:00
Newhaven Town00:06:00
Seaford (Sussex)00:04:30
Southease00:10:00

Seaford (Sussex) Station is 2.48 miles away.

Address: Seaford station, Station Approach, Seaford, East Sussex, BN25 2AR

Seaford (Sussex) is situated on the Seaford Branch Line and is managed by Southern.

Seaford (Sussex) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Drive to Seaford (Sussex) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopstone (Sussex)00:02:00
Brighton00:37:00
Falmer00:27:00
Lewes00:20:00
London Road (Brighton)00:34:00
Moulsecoomb00:31:00
Newhaven Harbour00:06:00
Newhaven Town00:08:00
Southease00:12:00

Nearest Airports

Shoreham Brighton City Airport is 15.08 miles away Directions from The Drive to Shoreham Brighton City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 27.32 miles away Directions from The Drive to London Gatwick Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 37.93 miles away Directions from The Drive to Biggin Hill Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 40.48 miles away Directions from The Drive to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal is 0.58 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Newhaven Harbour Ferry Terminal

Bosham Hoe Ferry Landing is 39.86 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Bosham Hoe Ferry Landing

West Itchenor Ferry Landing is 39.89 miles away

Directions from The Drive to West Itchenor Ferry Landing

Ditton Island Ferry Landing is 45.15 miles away

Directions from The Drive to Ditton Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Drive is approximately 0.99 miles from the A26

Junction: M23 J11/A23(T)/A23/A264/B2114 - 23.45 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M23 J11/A23(T)/A23/A264/B2114

Junction: M23 J10A/B2036 - 23.61 Miles Away

Directions from The Drive to M23 J10A/B2036

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Seaford Museum and Heritage Society
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.78 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Seaford Museum and Heritage Society
Attraction Name: Monk's House
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.01 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Monk's House
Attraction Name: Alfriston Clergy House
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.09 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Alfriston Clergy House
Attraction Name: Brighton Pier
Other
Distance: 8.3 (miles)
Directions from The Drive to Brighton Pier
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