Residential, Sport & Trading Services Division

Shops, facilities and retail outlets

John Smith Bookshop

The Library
Telephone: 01273 (67)8333
Web Page:

Core texts and general interest books, cards, stationery, computer consumables and other related products. The bookshop also offers a full range of additional customer services.

Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 17:30

Christmas Closing Dates: Monday 25th December 2017 - Monday 1st January 2018.  (Store re-opens on Tuesday 2nd January 2018).


Park Village Social Centre

Washers and dryers
Wide screen TV, WiFi zone, vending machines and seating area.

Self-Service Washes: Open every day (including weekends and bank holidays) - 08:00 - 00:00.

Service Washes: Monday - Friday - 08:00 - 15:30.

The Co-operative Food

Bramber House

A comprehensive fresh food and top-up grocery store featuring Fairtrade and World foods, with in-store bakery, off-licence, newsagents and Post Office. Extensive range includes sandwiches, bagels and wraps, fresh fruit and veg, meat poultry and dairy, chilled and frozen meals, household and personal care essentials. Customer services include discounted bus tickets, photocopying, electronic bill payment, mobile phone top-up and cashback.

NUS card holders receive a 10% discount.

Monday - Sunday: 07:00 - 23:00

Post Office

Bramber House

Postage, licences, giros, car tax, travel cheques.

Monday - Friday: 0930 - 1730


Falmer House

Various stalls, books, clothes, food, music, etc.

Term time only
Tuesday: 0900 - 1800

Union Shop

Falmer House

Hot and cold drinks. Real Patisserie pastries and artisan breads, sandwiches/bagels, stationery, confectionery, off-licence from 5pm, greetings cards, Sussex souvenirs, Sussex branded clothing, computer accessories, household cupboard essentials and discounted bus tickets.

Term time
Monday - Friday: 0800 - 2200
Monday - Friday: 0800 - 1700


Health Centre

DentalCare Falmer
(01273) 605555

Monday - Thursday: 0900 - 1700
Friday: 0800 - 1600
Closed: 1300 - 1400 every day
Times vary during Summer Vacation

Chemist (Pharmacy)

Health Centre
Telephone: (01273) 699883

Prescriptions, cosmetics, medicines.

Term time
Monday - Friday: 0900 - 1730
Monday - Friday: 0930 - 1630