Hailsham park locks its gates to stop unauthorised vehicles entering

A park in Hailsham has locked the gates to its car parks to prevent unauthorised vehicles getting in.

Friday, 7th May 2021, 11:42 am

According to Hailsham Town Council, gates to the Hailsham Country Park car parks, off Holyhead Close and Gleneagles Drive, have been locked from today (Friday, May 7).

The 22-acre park covers woodland, open field areas, wildflower meadows, two ponds and a lake which are popular with members of the public for fishing.

A statement from the council said this was to ‘prevent unauthorised encampments of caravans and other vehicles’.

Hailsham Country Park has locked its gates SUS-210705-113436001

No further detail was disclosed by the council, but an apology was issued for the inconvenience caused.