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
  • Feb 24, 2024

    WSCC NEWSLETTER FEB 24

    Please click here for the West Sussex County Council's Residents Newsletter for February 2024.

  • Feb 8, 2024

    POST-16 TRANSPORT POLICY STATEMENT

    West Sussex County Council are carrying out a consultation on the Post-16 Transport Policy. For more information, please click here.

  • Feb 2, 2024

    WSCC OPERATION WATERSHED

    Please click here for information on how West Sussex County Council are supporting community flood schemes through Operation Watershed.  

  • Feb 1, 2024

    CONCERT AT FINDON CHURCH

    The "Inspired Instrumentalists" a 29 piece orchestra from Worthing will be performing at Findon Church on Friday 12th April. Tickets are £10, under 14's free. All proceeds raised to support Church funds. For more information please click here

  • Jan 30, 2024

    WEST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL RESIDENTS' NEWSLETTER - JANUARY 2024

    Please click here for the January edition of the WSCC Newsletter.

     

  • Oct 29, 2023

    FINDON WINTER MANAGEMENT PLAN 2023/24

    Details of the Winter Management Plan for Findon can be viewed by clicking here. For the FAQs relating to the Winter Management Plan, 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