October 25th, 2023

Funding awarded to create community orchard at Worthing’s Cissbury Fields

A new community orchard is to be created at Worthing’s Cissbury Fields as part of a shared plan to nurture the space into a thriving environment for wildlife and visitors alike.

Following a successful grant application by Worthing Borough Council from the South Downs National Park Trust, 35 local variety apple and pear trees will be planted at one of the site’s six fields to create an orchard where locals can pick free fruit and connect with nature.

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July 6th, 2023

New beach wheelchairs available for hire in Worthing

Worthing’s pebble beaches will be more accessible for disabled residents and visitors thanks to the arrival of three pieces of specialist equipment.

Following a fundraising campaign led by the local community, two beach wheelchairs and a single all-terrain rollator are now available from Worthing Borough Council’s Coastal Office.

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June 21st, 2023

New app helps residents in Adur and Worthing access Council services on the go

Forgetting your bin day should be a thing of the past thanks to a new smartphone app that has launched in Adur and Worthing.

The app, which has been created in partnership with West Sussex County Council, aims to make life simpler by allowing residents to check a range of Council services in one place.

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May 22nd, 2023

Worthing community groups invited to apply for development money

Are you part of a group that is working to enhance or support the lives of people in Worthing?

Applications for the Worthing Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Neighbourhood Fund are now open, with local community groups, organisations and residents’ associations able to bid for up to £15,000 to fund projects in the town.

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