Central Sussex

Secretary: Simon Novis
South East

Welcome to the AROC Central Sussex Section

The CENTRAL SUSSEX section of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club meet on the second Thursday of each month. Meeting venue varies, but is usually from 8pm onwards at the Royal Oak, The Street, Poynings, BN45 7AQ which is just off the A23 near Devil’s Dyke. Meeting time is from 7.30pm onwards.

Poynings is located north of Brighton and within easy reach of Crawley, Horsham, Worthing, Brighton, Lewes, Haywards Heath and Eastbourne. See map below.

New members and visitors always welcome.

Contact us:

Secretary: Simon Novis
Chairman: Stan Bailey
Treasurer: Sue Massey
Digital Media Officer: Stephen Price
Social Media Officer: Marty Cumming

2023 Events

For a full list of AROC National Events search Events on the main website

Sunny Summer Sundays at Heaven Farm

On Sunny summer Sunday mornings you will find a number of Central Sussex Section members at Heaven Farm Furnace Green in East Sussex. There is plenty to do for all the family, not just looking at the lovely cars.

2023 Meetings at Heaven farm on every first Sunday during the summer. Members from other sections are more than welcome.

There is no schedule for this event, turn up, have brunch, lunch or afternoon tea. email central-sussex@aroc-uk.com for more details.

Regular Meeting place

Royal Oak
The Street
BN45 7AQ

Latest Central Sussex News

  • Drive Out to Leonardslee Gardens
    Sunday 14th May 2023 A number of the Sussex Section joined members from Surrey who had a drive out to Leonardslee Gardens in Sussex….
  • Magnificent Motors Eastbourne
    Over the weekend of Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th of April Central Sussex Section displayed a number of our cars at the annual Magnificent…
  • Central Sussex 2023 AGM
    On the evening of Thursday 9th March at our regular monthly meeting venue, The Royal Oak at Poynings, we held our section AGM, and…

Upcoming Central Sussex Events

10 jun - Classic Alfa Goodwood track day June 10th 2023


See the Classic Alfa website for full details. https://classicalfa.com/classic-alfa-newstrackday-at-goodwood-circuit-10th-june-2023/ Even if you dont want to take part in the track day on the circuit, then just turn up, see the cars, talk amongst other Alfa owners, have a burger or...


17-18 jun - Cars at the Castle, Hever Castle Kent


We have been invited to join the Kent & East Sussex Section at Hever Castle for the Cars at the Castle event on Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th June 2023. Those of you who have been to this event before will...


25 jun - Historics on the Hill

Lydden Hill Kent

Booking has now gone live – all club Alfas please use the discount code and what ever the age of your Alfa use the pre-1990 tab to pay NEW EVENT – Historics on the Hill 25th June 2023 Display stand...


25 jun - Coffee and Classics at JSW June 25th!

JSW Waterlooville

The 2023 Classic & Coffee meet at the JSW workshops in Waterlooville, organised entirely in support of St Wilfrids Hospice Chichester (www.stwh.co.uk), “we will again be welcoming classic cars and enthusiasts from across the South with a free bacon roll...


jul - Section Picnic Stansted Park 16th July

Stanstead House Rowlands Castle

An important date for your diary! We have been invited to join Surrey Section for their summer picnic which will be on Sunday 16th July at Stansted Park, Rowlands Castle, Hampshire. We will be joining the Stansted Summer Festival which...


6 aug - Sussex Classic and Performance Motor Show.

Stone House Country Estate

On Sunday 6th August 2023 at Stone House Country Estate, Rushlake Green, East Sussex, TN21 9QJ Stone House Country Estate,  south of London, is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty and just a short drive from Royal Tunbridge...


24 sep - Lancing Motor Show


Central Sussex Section has block booked a club entry at this popular South Coast event. There is a limited number of places available and to book contact the club secretary Simon Novis on central-sussex@aroc-uk.com If you are not a member...