Here is some information on local services which may be of interest:

Bus and coach services

Cowfold is on the No 17 bus route between Horsham and Brighton. The service is provided by the Stagecoach UK Bus Company and the timetable is on its website here. (Currently, it operates at half hourly intervals.)

Compass Travel provides free bus services on behalf of Tesco. The 922 route operates between Small Dole, Henfield, Cowfold, Horsham and Tesco Broadbridge Heath on Thursdays only (excluding public holidays). The timetable is available at

The times of coaches to Brighton and Hove Albion football games arranged by the North West Seagulls Supporters Club can be found here.

Walking in and around Cowfold

There are numerous public footpaths in and around the village. In a recent featured article, a wide selection of walks were described and they can be accessed here. Alternatively, you can plan your own walk using the Ordnance Survey map here.

Energy supply

Many houses in Cowfold rely on heating oil; by using an oil club you can reduce your costs.  The nearest one to Cowfold is based in Nuthurst.  Please contact Derek Bradnum on 01403 891181.

County and District Council links

To report a problem with roads and footways, click here.

Local Police

Cowfold is part of the Cowfold, Shermanbury, West Grinstead and Henfield Policing Neighbourhood. The Neighbourhood Team can be contacted by phone on 101 extension 530214 or by email at or by Twitter at @sussex_police.

You can help tackle burglary in Sussex by registering your property on

You can report local crimes and incidents online  here.


If you have any information which you think would be of general interest, please contact the Parish Clerk.