Emergency services were called to Swan Walk shopping centre just before 5pm on Monday, January 13, when a man in his 60s collapsed in the centre.
The man sadly died on the scene. South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) arrived on the scene with two ambulances and a car.
A spokesperson for SECAmb said: “The crews all worked together to try and save the gentleman but sadly attempts were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gill Buchanan, Swan Walk centre manager, said: “All at Swan Walk are saddened by the death of the gentleman and our thoughts and prayers are with his family.”