WELCOME TO FINDON VILLAGE
The community website for Findon in West Sussex
  • Situated within the South Downs National Park, Findon is a downland village designated as an area of Outstanding National Beauty. There are plenty of country walks including historic Monarch’s way, a 615 mile footpath which passes through the village.

  • There are no shortage of places to eat and drink in the village, with three public houses, two restaurants, a cafe and a hotel. There is also a post office, general store, butchers and a small number of other shops and services.

  • Findon Sheep Fair and Village Festival takes place on the 2nd weekend of September each year, and has done so for over 200 years. Apart from sheep judging competitions there is entertainment for all ages including a funfair.

  • Findon is steeped in history. Situated at the base of Cissbury Ring - the second largest Hill Fort in the country (dating back to the Iron age), the village was mentioned in the Domesday Book, and the Gun Inn dates back to the early 17th Century.

  • Findon has 2 racing stables. One of them can boast two grand National winners, one of which (Aldaniti ridden by Bob Champion) was the subject of the film Champions starring John Hurt and Edward Woodard.

Everything you want to know about Findon, including the latest news, local events, what’s in the village and much much more.

This is a website for the community and anyone visiting or interested in the village. It relies on input from residents and visitors alike. If you wish to get in touch, please go to the Contacts page or just click here

NOTICEBOARD
  • Apr 23, 2018

    FIRE SERVICE CONSULTATION

    The West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service are undertaking a public consultation on their future priorities. If you wish to have your say, please click here for further details.

  • Apr 21, 2018

    WSCC BUS STRATEGY CONSULTATION

    West Sussex County Council is developing a new Bus Strategy which will explore ways in which we can work with bus companies and other partners to help sustain and improve bus services.  WSCC would like your views on our proposals for the new strategy and if there is anything else you think we should include.

    For further information and to take part in the consultation please go to www.westsussex.gov.uk/buses or call 01243 642105 to request an information pack.

  • Apr 20, 2018

    FPC OFFICE CLOSURE

    The Findon Parish Council Office will be closed from 5pm on 19h April to 2.30pm on 24th April.

    Read more.

  • Apr 16, 2018

    LONG FURLONG ROAD IMPROVEMENTS

    Roadworks are planned for Long Furlong from 23 April for up to 2 weeks, which will results in road closure at non-peak times.

    For more information, please click here, and for frequently asked questions, click here.

  • Apr 16, 2018

    CIRCUS TIME

    Following last year's success the Circus is returning to Findon on Wednesday 25th April. Tickets are still available from the Village Store, Peckhams the Butchers, Julia's Kitchen and Curtis & Sons Estate Agents.

    For more information, please click here.

Everything you want to know about Findon, including the latest news, local events, what’s in the village and much much more.

This is a website for the community and anyone visiting or interested in the village. It relies on input from residents and visitors alike. If you wish to get in touch, please go to the Contacts page or just click here

NOTICEBOARD