Entries by Lucy Wright

Starting School in September 2020?

Was your child born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016? If so, they are eligible to start school in September 2020. Apply online! It’s simple, convenient and timesaving. If your application is received after the deadline of Wednesday 15 January 2020 your chance of securing a place at one of your preference schools […]

Chichester Let’s Talk Panel

Chichester District Council is inviting all its residents to join the Let’s Talk Panel to be the first to hear about the surveys they’re running. There is no time commitment – you can get involved as much or as little as you like. Most members are online but if you know someone who needs a […]

Keep fit for free in Fishbourne

New outdoor gym equipment has been installed in Fishbourne – giving residents the chance to exercise free of charge. The eight pieces of equipment, including balance beams, cross trainer, and air skier, have been bought by Fishbourne Parish Council and sited on land owned by the Fishbourne Playing Fields Association, in a joint project. The […]

Businesses – funding to improve broadband speed

Introduction The Gigabit Voucher scheme is aimed at small to medium businesses with less than 250 employees and a turnover of 50 million euros or less and a balance sheet of 43 million euros or less to improve their broadband speeds in their main business premises. The scheme is administered by the Department for Culture […]

Salvage Hunters: The Restorers

Salvage Hunters: The Restorers are opening applications for the next series up to the public. If you have any damaged antiques, precious family heirlooms or bizarre curios in need of restoration, we want to hear from you. Whether it be a 10 ft bronze statue, a mid-century designer sofa or a 19th century refectory table […]

Prepare for Cold Weather

coldAlert is a free service for Sussex residents, which alerts you to severe cold weather events before they happen. coldAlerts are sent directly to you 24 to 48 hours before a cold weather event is expected. You can choose how you receive coldAlerts either via mobile App, text, automated voice message (to your home phone) […]

Cybercrime / Online Safety Surveys

The Community Safety & Wellbeing Team at West Sussex County Council has launched two surveys in order to gather feedback about people’s perceptions and experiences of cybercrime/online safety over the last 12 months. Responses to this survey will influence how we at the County Council shape our cybercrime/online safety support work for residents and local […]

Centenary Celebration

Bosham Parish Council are sponsoring a major celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the ending of the Great War on Quay Meadow and at the Sailing club on the evening of Sunday 11 November. By kind permission of the Commodore, the Sailing Club will be the centre of our gala event and open to all […]

Bus User Survey

West Sussex County Council would like to know more about how passengers use their supported bus routes across the county. Most routes in West Sussex are operated by bus companies on a commercial basis, and these are not part of this survey. However, some routes receive a subsidy from the county council to help them […]

Does your group need funding?

Every year the Parish Council has a certain amount of money which it can give to local groups and charities to fund projects or activities. If you run a group, why not get your application in? Time is runing out as applications are considered at the October meeting and forms must be received by Wednesday […]