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
  • Nov 20, 2017

    ROAD SAFETY REMINDER 

    With the evenings and mornings getting darker, and with village roads having no lighting or pavements, extra care should be taken both by pedestrians and drivers to avoid accidents.

    As detailed in the Highway Code it is recommended that pedestrians walk on the right hand side of the road where there are no pavements and if possible wear light coloured or flourescent clothing. 

    Read more.

     

  • Nov 16, 2017

    FINDON DEFRIBILLATOR CO-ORDINATOR

    A volunteer is wanted to coordinate activities for the local defibrillator. Duties include maintaining the First Responder list of personnel and contacts, and arranging suitable training sessions.

    Please contact Bill Warrick Tel 872637 for details.

     

     

  • Nov 11, 2017

    A24 LANE CLOSURES 20-27NOV

    Please note that there will be lane closures due to grass cutting on the Findon Bypass (north & south) and the A24 Horsham Road (north) from 20-27 November.  

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