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 19, 2022

    A24 SPEED LIMIT REDUCTION

    Work on the change of speed limits on the A24 has been delayed and will not now start until Monday 24 January 2022. Please click here for a map of the changes

  • Jan 14, 2022

    GRAHAM HOBSON

    Sadly Graham Hobson passed away recently. Graham was involved in a lot of Findon activities and well known across the village. For a tribute and details of his funeral, please click here.

  • Jan 12, 2022

    REDUCED SPEED LIMIT A24

    The West Sussex County Council will soon be reducing the speed limit on the A24 Findon Road and Findon Bypass. For details, please click here.

  • Jan 10, 2022

    YOUR VILLAGE HALL NEEDS YOU

    The Parish Council are seeking views relating to the proposals on the completion of the Village Hall extension. If you haven't had your say already, please click here for details of the proposals and how to vote

  • Jan 6, 2022

    PARISH COUNCILLOR CO-OPTION OPPORTUNITY

    For more information about being co-opted to the Parish Council, please see the Expression of Interest and Terms of Office documents attached.

  • Dec 8, 2021

    FIRE SERVICE CONSULTATION

    The West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service are carrying out a public consultation on their direction of the service over the next four years. If you would like more information, and an opportunity to have your say please click here

  • Nov 29, 2021

    FINDON NEWS DECEMBER 2021 / JANUARY 2022

    The December and January edition of Findon News is now available and can be viewed by clicking here.

  • Nov 9, 2021

    SPEED REDUCTION ON A24 DELAYED

    STOP PRESS – West Sussex County Council has advised that the planned A24 Findon speed reduction from 50mph to 40mph has been delayed until January/February 2022. More details to follow when available.

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