Crawley is home to many beautiful, rare and unusual trees, some of which are the biggest in the UK.

Report a tree

If you have identified a problem with a tree call 01293 438000 or complete our online report a problem form.

Champion trees

Tilgate Park is home to seven ‘champion trees’. Champion trees are officially the tallest, oldest or widest of their species in the UK.

Heritage trees

As well as champion trees Crawley has many trees of historical significance, read about them on the historic landscape page.


Brown tail moth caterpillars, which are most commonly found in the spring, have small hairs all over their bodies which can break off and can cause an allergic irritation and/or asthmatic reaction.

To find out more about these caterpillars and how to dispose of them, read our information leaflet.