Amenities and Services

Dallington Old School Village Hall

Located in The Street, Dallington Old School Village Hall is available for hire day times and evenings.  For more information about the Old School click here.

Dallington Recreation Ground (Sugar Loaf Field)

Dallington Recreation Ground (often referred to as the Sugar Loaf  Field) on the B2096  is a registered charity set up for the benefit of Dallington residents and of which the Parish Council is the sole trustee.   We would like to encourage all residents to make full use of this amenity.  Enquiries about one-off or regular use of the field should be directed initially to the Parish Clerk , Irene Marchant Telephone: 01424 838414 Email:

Dallington Post Office Stores

postbox2We are very fortunate that this village still has its own shop,  the Dallingon Post Office Stores, located on the main road and run by Val and Sabio de Souza. Please do make regular use of this valuable amenity so we don’t lose it. For information on other shopping facilities and local deliveries see the Shopping page in this section

The Swan Inn, Woods Corner


Dating back to the 12th century, the Swan Inn is one of the oldest pubs in Sussex boasting many original and period features . We are open 7 days a week offering traditional, homemade pub food, fresh fish from down the road in Hastings, seasonal produce, local game, real ales, great lagers, Suffolk ciders,  log fires and an excellent selection of wines and spirits. Contact by phone 01424 838242 or via the website at


Mobilelibrary ESCCThe nearest East Sussex Library Service branches are at Heathfield and Battle. Since the Mobile Library Service was withdrawn, Dallington Old School Village Hall hosts a weekly community library cafe on Monday afternoons – for details see the  Village Hall section of this website.


Most homes in Dallington have broadband access and fast fibre broadband is now available.

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