Please find below articles which may be of interest to Fishbourne residents…

Vaccination scheme – Tangmere and Selsey now identified sites

The situation has moved on and now Tangmere has been added as a vaccination site. All the latest information can be downloaded here>>>.

Vaccine rollout latest – 8 January 2021

Information from Chichester Alliance of Medical Practices (ChAMP) 05.01.21 We are pleased to advise that, subject to final site approval and the delivery to site of the vaccine itself, the Chichester Alliance of Medical Practices (ChAMP) will commence COVID Vaccination Clinics in the week commencing 11 January 2021, most likely starting midweek. The first clinics […]

Reduction in planned housing numbers for Fishbourne!

We have just received notification from CDC that our allocation for the revised Fishbourne Neighbourhood Plan has been reduced from 250 to 40. Great news I’m sure you will agree! However, we must make it clear that this is not yet the end of the story. It will probably be a year before the Local […]

Planning Meeting – 14 October 2020

There will be a special planning committee meeting on Wednesday 14 October at 7 pm to discuss and agree a response to the Bethwines Farm application 20/02303/FUL This application is for 35 starter homes (1-3 bedrooms) on the field adjacent to Blackboy Lane and accessing Bethwines Close. Members of the public are welcome to attend […]

Gillian Keegan – Fishbourne news October 2020

Your MP – Gillian Keegan has recently visited Cornelius House in Fishbourne and attended a meeting about a potential cycle route on the A259 between Chichester and Emsworth. Here is what she had to say: A couple of weeks ago I visited Cornelius House care home in Fishbourne to see how they were getting on […]

Starting school in September 2021

The application process for children due to start school in September 2021 will begin on Monday 5 October 2020. The key points are: • Apply online at • Applications can be made and will be considered as on time, between 5 October 2020 and 15 January 2021 • Special rules apply for house movers […]

New Councillors needed!

Fishbourne Parish Council has two vacancies at the moment. Do you have an interest in local affairs and the spare time to join the council and make a difference. Read our ‘Becoming a Parish Councillor’ page to find out more about the role or ring our Chairman Geoff Hand on 01243 781692 or Lucy Wright […]

Volunteers delivers shopping

Fishbourne Volunteer Squad completes 100th job!

The Fishbourne Volunteer Squad, set up when the lockdown came into force to help vulnerable residents of the village, has this week completed a hundred jobs. Anyone in the village who’s isolating at home can call a dedicated number to ask for help, with each job being taken by one of more than seventy volunteers. […]

Your NHS needs you!

The NHS is “rallying the troops” for the war on coronavirus, with volunteers being called up to help vulnerable people stay safe and well at home. The nation is looking for up to 250,000 volunteers to help up to 1.5 million people who have been asked to shield themselves from coronavirus because of underlying health conditions. […]