Twin towns

The following towns and villages in East Sussex have twin towns.

  • Battle – Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (France)
  • Crowborough – Montargis (France) and Horwich (Lancashire)
  • East Hoathly and Halland – Juziers (France)
  • East Sussex – twinned counties – Essonne (France) and Kreis Pinneberg (Germany)
  • Forest Row – Milly-la-Forêt (France)
  • Hailsham – Gournay-en-Bray (France)
  • Hastings – Dordrecht (Netherlands), Schwerte (Germany), Oudenaarde (Belgium), Béthune (France) and Hastings (Sierra Leone)
  • Heathfield and Waldron – Forges-les-Eaux (France)
  • Hurst Green – Ellerhoop (Germany)
  • Lewes – Blois (France) and Waldshut-Tiengen (Germany)
  • Newhaven – La Chapelle Saint Mesmin (France)
  • Newick – Itteville (France)
  • Northiam – Callone-sur-la-Lys (France)
  • Peacehaven – Épinay-sous-Sénart (France) and Isernhagen (Germany)
  • Polegate – Saintry-sur-Seine (France) and Appen (Germany)
  • Rotherfield – Saint-Chéron (France)
  • Rye – Rye, New Hampshire (USA)
  • Seaford – Bönningstedt and Crivitz (Germany)
  • Uckfield – Quickborn (Germany) and Arques-la-Bataille (France)
  • Wadhurst – Aubers (France)

Get in touch with East Sussex twinning associations – contact details can be found on ESCIS.

Want to twin your town?

Information about town twinning, working with international partners and getting funding is available on the following websites: