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Novium free entry from 17th Nov

Novium free entry from 17th Nov

From Monday the 17th of November, entry to the Novium Museum in central Chichester will be free. Their collections span thousands of years of human history - from Prehistoric stone tools to protest banners from the 1990s. Collections of social history artefacts, archaeology and geology collections catalogue the history of the district and directly connect local... read more »

Keep It Real

Keep It Real

Keep it Real is a new toolkit to help tourism businesses to sell sustainability as part of their unique offer, something many organisations on the Manhood Peninsula do already for their visitors. It is designed for those businesses who have already taken action to be more sustainable and want to maximise the... read more »

Rare birds at Medmerry

Rare birds at Medmerry

For the first time in nearly thirty years, rare Black Winged Stilts have hatched at two sites in the UK, one of which is Medmerry. The RSPB announced this amazing fact a few days ago. Black Winged Stilts are found rarely in northern climes, but climate change and increasing... read more »

Medmerry

Medmerry

Most of the new paths have been open in their unfinished state this winter, and many people have taken the chance to try them out. Many people have been delighted, even in this condition. A temporary leaflet to help you find your way around Medmerry is available at the... read more »

Clean Bathing Beaches

Clean Bathing Beaches

The Marine Conservation Society have recommended hundreds of UK beaches as having excellent water quality for taking a dip. Their annual ‘Good Beach Guide’, http://www.goodbeachguide.co.uk/  launched on Tuesday 15th April 2014, states that 'One of the UK’s driest summers in recent memory has resulted in more bathing beaches than ever... read more »

A Distinctive Peninsula

A Distinctive Peninsula

The Natural England publication - the Natural England National Character Area Profile: 126 South Coast Plain (NE525) –  was published 24 February 2014. This excellent piece of work highlights the importance of the Manhood Peninsula as a ‘Distinct Area’ in the South Coast NCA – as ‘one of the last,... read more »

Operation Watershed

Operation Watershed

Operation Watershed was set up by West Sussex County Council primarily to repair damage to highway and drainage infrastructure caused by extreme weather. In addition it has also supported communities by enabling them to take responsibility for local flooding and land drainage  issues. It has done this through the allocation of funds,... read more »

Medmerry Unveiled

Medmerry Unveiled

On the 4th November 2013, one of the highest tides of the year occurred along the south coast, giving the Environment Agency and the local community a fantastic opportunity to celebrate an important date in a fifteen year project at Medmerry, near Selsey West... read more »

Medmerry Time Lapse

Medmerry Time Lapse

The Environment Agency’s time lapse cameras showing recent progress at Medmerry are now up and running. You can view the time lapse cameras on the Environment Agency’s website by following this link to their webpage: www.environment-agency.gov.uk/medmerry. Follow the link on the right hand side of the page that asks... read more »

Chichester Food Fair

Chichester Food Fair

The 6th Chichester Local Food Fare will be taking place this weekend from Friday 30 August - until Sunday 1 September.  There will be many local food producers who have a huge selection of enticing late summer produce. Last year the event attracted over 140,000 people into the city centre over the three days, making it one of... read more »

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