Tilgate Park, and a lake on which Malcolm Campbell is said to have carried out flotation trials

Events coinciding with home games in November
15-17 Acoustic Blues Weekend
16 Dickensian Fayre
16 Synchronised Swimming National Masters Championships
23 Christmas in Queens Square
23 Book Signing: Tina Brown
23 Ultra White-collar Boxing
23 (to 4 Dec) Crawley Ice Rink
23 (& 30 Nov, 14 Dec) Standen at Twilight
30 (& 14 Dec) Tilgate Park’s Magical Christmas

‘Crawley was not earmarked for a New Town makeover until 1947. It may not yet be regarded as finished’

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Crawley’s tourist potential in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from For additional information there’s Crawley‘s local authority website.
Links to local attractions include:

Gatwick Aviation Museum
Tilgate Park
Wings Museum