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
  • Jan 21, 2020

    DEFIBRILLATOR AT NEPCOTE GREEN

    On Tuesday 4 February 2020 from 10.00-12.00 Findon Parish Council and Worthing and District Community First Responders are holding a free CPR and Defibrillator familiarisation session at Findon Village Hall. Learn how to save a life using CPR and a Public Access Defibrillator. Please click here for details of how to reserve a place.

     

  • Jan 20, 2020

    COLD WEATHER ALERT

    The Met Office has issued a Level 2 Cold Weather Alert. Please click here for more information and advice about staying warm and safe.

     

  • Jan 20, 2020

    TAKE THE LEAD

    The South Downs National Park Authority have started a 'Take the Lead' campaign which promotes responsible dog ownership in the South Downs. Please click here for more information and helpful advice.

     

     

     

  • Jan 20, 2020

    FINDON VILLAGE GARDENS ASSOCIATION 2020 EVENTS

    The 2020 schedule of events the Findon Gardens Association have now been posted on their webpage. This year there are guest speakers providing a variety of presentations ranging from 'Around the World on a Bike' to 'Moon Gardening'. 

    Please click here to see the full schedule.

  • Jan 10, 2020

    NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN RESPONSE TO FINAL REPORT

    The Findon Neighbourhood Development Plan Working Group have responded to the Examiner's Final Report. Please click here for details.

  • Jan 8, 2020

    FINDONS GOT TALENT - VILLAGE HALL SAT 25TH JANUARY

    This evening of entertainment has been arranged showcasing some very talented local artists. Over a dozen acts have volunteered to take part comprising primarily singers and musicians, but there will also be some poetry, monologues and maybe a bit of comedy thrown in. Unlike other Talent shows there will be no judges. Just an appreciative audience.

    Tickets are £10 each available from Peckhams the Butchers. For more details, please click here 

  • Sep 21, 2019

    LANDOWNERS WITH RIGHTS OF WAY

    If you are a landowner with a public right of way on your land, please click here for information on clearing vegetation and over-hanging branches etc.  

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