Burgess Hill is a town located in West Sussex in the South East of England. Burgess Hill is located approximately 39 miles from London and 10 miles from Brighton. Other major towns in the area include Haywards Heath, Lewes, Horsham and Crawley. Burgess Hill has excellent road and rail links to Brighton and London and is only 16 miles away from Gatwick Airport. Although many Burgess Hill residents do commute to London, Brighton and other cities, global companies including Filofax, Roche Diagnostics and American Express have large offices in Burgess Hill and as a result are major employers and contributors to the local economy n Burgess Hill.
Burgess Hill is a great base for exploring many interesting historical Burgess Hill sites including castles such as Lewes, Bodiam and Arundel beautiful gardens amongst which are Nymans, Borde Hill, Wakehurst Place and Sheffield Park. The South Downs National Park, which offers great walking, cycling and horse riding trails is also within easy reach of Burgess Hill.
Famous people from Burgess Hill:- Simon Nye, TV writer (Men Behaving Badly, The Durrells) and holly Willoughby, TV presenter