High Weald

Description: Known as Westewelle in the Doomsday survey, Westfield is one of the largest villages in the area with a population of around 2,750. It lies 6 miles inland and 2 miles to the north of the Ridge which overlooks Hastings. Westfield has not suffered a population drift where small companies have created 120 jobs. There is still a village shop, newsagents, butchers and hairdressers,although the post office recently closed.

Websites: westfield.east-sussex.co.uk/