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The cheapest car parks in Crawley town centre



Crawley Car Parks
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Finding somewhere to park in Crawley town centre can be a nightmare at the best of times. The problem becomes exacerbated when you then have to pay as well. Whilst you could drive around to find some free street parking OR even park just out of the town at one of the leisure car parks it can be much easier to find somewhere in the town centre. So where are the cheapest car parks in Crawley?

Cheapest car parks in Crawley town centre

Now there are a couple of car parks which are currently free including the old Morrisons car park. But with ANPR installed, no clear signage whether this will become a paid car park and with previous warnings of only 2 hours at a time it is almost a gamble if this is truely a free car park.

Here is our guide to the cheapest car parks in Crawley town centre. The prices quoted are for Mon-Fri parking and maybe subject to change at any time. We have listed prices for all day parking and for just 1 hour where available.

Telford Place

Telford Place Parking Crawley
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Located off Southgate Ave, Telford place is a private car park and is situated opposite Crawley Library and across the road from County Mall Shopping Centre.

All Day Parking – £2.50
1 Hour – £1.20

NCP Kingsgate

NCP Kingsgate
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Located on the corner of Queensway and College Rd, it is a private car park and opposite Crawley College.

All Day Parking – £2.70

Broadway Basement

Broadway Basement Parking
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Located off The Broadway the underground private car park is right in the heart of the town.

All Day Parking – £3
1 Hour – £1.40

Town Hall

Town Hall parking
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A council run multi-storey car park that is on Exchange Road next door to the Town Hall and opposite the Magistrates Court.

All Day Parking – £3.50
1 Hour – £1

Orchard Street Surface

Orchard Street Parking
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A Council run car park that is off Pegler Way. The car park has a minimum payment for up to 2 hours.

All Day Parking – £3.50
Up to 2 hours – £2

Alternative for just 1 hour

Crawley Library

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Located off Southgate Ave next to Crawley Library itself and is council run.

1 hour – £1

And the most expensive?

Boulevard East & West

Boulevard Parking
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Situated along The Boulevard the car park is split into two, East and West but it’s central location does come at a cost.

All Day Parking – £6
1 Hour – £1.60

A full list of all car parks in the town can be found on the councils website by clicking here.


Crawley Council to begin reopening play areas this week



Crawley Council has announced that they are planning a phased reopening of the towns play areas, beginning this week.

The 17 play areas below will reopen by Friday (17 July) and the council say they look forward to welcoming people back safely.

1. Bewbush Pocket Park under 7s

Bewbush Pocket Park over 7s

Bewbush MUGA

2. Broadfield Barton play area

Broadfield Barton toddler

Broadfield Barton kickabout

3. Dobbins Place, Ifield

Dobbins kickabout

4. Furnace Green playing fields

5. Gainsborough Road, Tilgate

6. Goffs Park upper

Goffs Park lower

7. Grattons Park, Pound Hill

8. Ifield Green playing fields

Ifield Green playing fields youth area

Ifield Green playing fields kickabout

9. Kidborough Road, Gossops Green

10. Knepp Close, Pound Hill

11. Langley Green playing fields

12. Maidenbower playing fields

Maidenbower kickabout and youth area

Maidenbower assault course

13. Stone Court, Maidenbower

14. Northgate playing fields

Northgate playing fields

Northgate kickabout

15. Three Bridges playing fields

Three Bridges MUGA

16. West Green playing fields

17. Lutyens Close, Bewbush

The safety of all those using our play areas is our top priority.

Please follow this guidance, which will be displayed at the entrance to all of the play areas:·

All users are responsible for following government guidelines and giving appropriate guidance to children on the use of equipment

· Maintain social distancing and avoid over-crowding

· Wipe down equipment before and after use

· One person or family unit per piece of equipment at a time and allow others their turn

· One adult per family group

· No food and drink please

· Anyone failing to adhere to government guidelines may be asked to leave.

Thanks for your patience.

Further play areas will be reopened in phases in the coming weeks.

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