"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"


Bexhill-on-Sea (often simply Bexhill) is a town in the local government county of East Sussex, within the ancient and historic county of Sussex, in the south of England, within the District of Rother. It has a population of approximately 40,000. The Anglo-Saxon name for the settlement was Bexelei, from leah—a glade where the box tree grows.

Local authority: East Sussex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ739085

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Things to see and do in and around Bexhill-on-Sea

  • Bexhill Leisure Centre
  • Jumbos
  • Broad Oak Park
  • Bexhill Museum of Costume and Social History
  • Egerton Park
  • Bexhill Museum
  • Pebsham Equestrian Centre
  • Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
  • Clambers Indoor Soft Play Centre
  • Battle Abbey
  • 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey & Battlefield
  • Clambers Play Centre
  • Buckleys Yesterdays World
  • Battlezone Laser Hastings
  • Yesterdays World
  • Alexandra Park
  • Hastings Castle and 1066 Story

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Battle Abbey
High Street
East Sussex
TN33 0AD

Phone 01424 773721
Email battletic@rother.gov.uk

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Forecast for Saturday 27 May


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 83%
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Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 79%
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Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 77%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 76%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 82%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1018
Humidity 93%
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