blue plaque at H J Centre

ww2 air raid shelter- have you memorabilia we can display inside?

Christmas event at the Centre

st mary's parish church

animal or bird?

find it in west street!

Let us know what you think on mailto:clerk@sompting.org.uk

sompting parish council shows the way

old post office, west street Sompting’s character building





Clerk   David Porter

 Ass. Clerk  Sue Tubb

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30th June – 2nd July 2017

To see Poster – click here





Contact the Centre Manager / Assistant Clerk

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Next walk starts at Beggars Bush Car Park, off Titch Hill (grid ref 516202/107969)

Meeting time 12.45pm

2nd April 2017

Wearing suitable clothing is suggested as medium gradients and DEW POND DIPPING!

Contact for registration Mr Clay on 07704601172 or 01903 208824 or leightonclay@sompting.org.uk








The Council has a vacancy for two councillors that can now be filled  by co-option


If you are interested in being a councillor, then register your interest by letter to the  

Parish Clerk at Harriet Johnson Centre, 18 Loose Lane, Sompting, BN15 0BG

Or e mail the Clerk on clerk@sompting.org.uk giving your contact details. The Council will send you the necessary forms to complete and return.

Alternatively click here to obtain the forms to be downloaded

Date for return 22nd March 2017





 A very successful walk around Sompting Brooks was held on 25th February. Approximately 27 people took part for a very informative ramble – for photos – click here



The flower bed by the Harriet Johnson Centre

is looking very spring like -  for photos – click here


 The Parish Council would like to thank ‘Sustainable Sussex’ for their kind donation of bulbs that have been planted in the Parish and at the Harriet Johnson Centre



The Parish Council has submitted its documents for the

Neighbourhood Plan to Adur District Council for

that Authority to arrange examination 

To view the documents see below

Neighbourhood Plan – click here

Consultation Statement – click here

Basic Conditions Statement – click here

Housing and Estate Design Guide – click here




 30th June – 2nd July


SOMPTING SUMMER FESTIVAL – more details soon



Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner’s Office.

Katy Bourne has been focused on tackling elder exploitation in our communities and several members of our Elders’ Commission thought that an article outlining how residents can report fraud would be extremely useful. Click here for news release

Link to website  https://www.sussex-pcc.gov.uk/



West Sussex County Council have a website available in the area, as a one -  stop - shop for information, advice, products and services relating to adult social care. For more details go to   www.westsussexconnecttosuport.org.uk


External Auditor’s report etc. has been received. View by clicking declaration and report






Changes agreed for West Sussex Household Waste Recycling Sites

For details – please click here


Improvements to contacting West Sussex Highways


WSCC Highways on-line enquiry form has been replaced please do not use  highways@westsussex.gov.uk address after 1 August 2016.

Our on-line fault reporting system, and the creation of our on-line enquiry form to e-mail us with general enquiries or request information, are on  Report a problem with a road or pavement web page.







Parish Council Accounts 2015/16 






Are you thinking of starting a new club or group? The Harriet Johnson Centre is an ideal venue with very favourable rates for new groups.

Why not come along to the Centre and see if its meets your needs. We have 4 rooms  that can accommodate you. Whether your group has only a handful of members or 80 we have the right space for you.

Information on room sizes and photos of each room is available on this  website or telephone Centre Manager  01903 208824



The Council’s POSTED NEWS to be viewed by clicking here


EVENTS PAGE: This is a new page listing the forthcoming events in Sompting with hyperlinks giving access to the necessary application forms and expanded information about the event and its organisers. TO ACCESS click here


SOMPTING PARISH WALK 2015  click here



School Festivities click here   Bands click here    Fun Dog Show click here  




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