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Storrington Conservation Society August news5th August 2018Thoughts on children and the world of nature. Details of recent and future working parties.
Storrington Conservation Society August news3rd July 2018Thoughts on conservation, together with recent activities of the Society and planned events.
Gardening Journal: Plant of the month – Iris Silver edge1st June 2018June is one of the highlights of the gardening year, so many plants in flower with their foliage still looking vibrant and green.
Museum archives: An Unusual Rector1st June 2018Last month we looked at Storrington’s rectories. But what about the people who occupied them, and the other clergy houses in the area?
Book Reviews1st June 2018Summer reading selection
100 years of music at The Towers1st June 2018We enjoyed a magical musical evening last week.
A turn-up for the books1st June 2018Sompting Abbotts Prep School, near Worthing, West Sussex, was selected among 200 schools nationwide to win a share of £50,000-worth of books in their national competition.
Blue Idol Quaker Meeting House1st June 2018Saturday 9th June - 10:00 - 16:00 Old house Lane, Coolham,
St. Marys Church, Sullington, Flower Festival and Craft Fayre1st June 2018Friday 29th June, Saturday 30th June and Sunday 1st July 10.00am – 6.00pm
The Sussex Guild: Contemporary Craft Show1st June 201816th & 17th June 2018 - 10:30 – 14:00 Parham House & Gardens, Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 4HS
Mary How Trust: Bingo Evening1st June 2018Thursday 14th June - 20:00 - 21:00 - Storrington Village Hal
Parham House and Gardens: Needlework on Display1st June 2018Wednesday 13th – Sunday 24th June during House opening hours 14:00 – 17:00 Parham House & Gardens, Pulborough, West Sussex RH20 4HS
West Sussex Minibus: New Volunteers Needed1st June 2018New volunteers are needed to help run the charity in our 8 centres.
Storrington Conservation Society: June news3rd May 2018Comment on vandalism and details of recent and next working parties.
Storrington & Sullington Community Partnership: Storrington On Show 20181st May 2018Saturday 12th May - 10:00 - 14:00 Chanctonbury Leisure Centre, Spierbridge Road, Storrington
A traditional village fete in a delightful setting1st May 2018May 28th, 2018 - 11:00 – 16:00 Shipley Village Church Cl Shipley, Horsham RH13 8PH
West Chiltington Croquet Club1st May 2018Our players are a familiar sight on the grounds of the playing fields adjacent to the Village Hall and part of the Sports Association.
Gardening News - Geum Totally Tangerine1st May 2018Gardens in May should still be full of the lush green growth of Spring with plants sending out fresh green foliage daily.
Book Reviews:1st May 2018May selection
Fancy a Waddle! - Annual Storrington Village Duck Race!1st May 2018Time: First race starts at approximately 12.30 Date: Sunday 13th May Venue: Riverside Walk and Library Car Park
Sandgate Conservation Society: Annual Easter egg Hunt on Sullington Warren1st May 2018The annual Easter-egg Hunt held on Sullington Warren was a great success despite the gloomy weather, although at least the rain held off.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington Film Night: PADDINGTON 21st May 2018Wednesday 9th April - 19:30 Sullington Hall, Thakeham Road
Don Filliston MBE. President of the Sandgate Conservation Society.1st May 2018Sadly, Don passed away in March. Such a lovely person and a driving force behind the ‘Society, who had a great empathy with countryside and its conservation.
Storrington & District Museum: Storrington’s Rectories1st May 2018These articles looking back at Storrington’s history often suggest that our village was somewhat ahead of its time
Wrestling Spectacular coming to Lancing17th April 2018WRESTLING fans are getting ready to rumble again at the Lancing Manor Impulse Leisure Centre on 28th April.
Storrington Conservation Society: May news4th April 2018Latest activities of the Society and planned events.
U3A Coffee Morning: Retirement - A New Beginning.2nd April 2018Come and find out more about the U3A.
Sompting Abbotts shortlist Top 10 books for pre-schoolers’ short attention span:2nd April 2018Story books are a brilliant way to inspire young imaginations.
Gardening News: Magnolis Stellata2nd April 2018The sweet smell of spring should now be evident in all our gardens
Book Reviews1st April 2018April book selection
Storrington & District Museum: Some of Storrington’s famous residents1st April 2018Many famous people have been attracted to Storrington and the surrounding villages.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington Film Night: Murder on the Orient Express1st April 2018The tale of 13 strangers stranded on a train, with murder afoot and everyone a suspect.
Storrington and Sullington Community Partnership: Storrington On Show Community Partnership Workshop1st April 2018The Community Partnership reports that 90% of visitors supported another show being held in 12 months time
Mary How Trust: Film: ‘Goodbye Christopher Robin’1st April 2018A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin
Sandgate Conservation Society: Talk - Rhododendrons by Andy Fly1st April 2018
Storrington Conservation Society April News4th March 2018Recent events and activities of the Society and future programme
Storrington in Bloom: Great British Spring Clean1st March 2018First annual spring clean of 2018. Coinciding with the Keep Britain Tidy ‘Great British Spring Clean’ we hope for a bigger turnout than last year.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington Film Night: Film - Breathe1st March 2018The touching and rewarding story of a family who overcome the adversities of Polio
Sandgate Conservation Society: Talk - The Four Seasons1st March 2018George McCarthy, the celebrated professional wildlife and nature photographer, will talk to us about wildlife photography.
March 2017 Book Reviews1st March 2018March reading selection
March Garden: Brunnera Jack Frost1st March 2018Don’t be fooled by those bright sunny spring days though, Winter hasn’t quite left us yet.
Wartime letter unearthed at Sompting Abbotts School links son to his family past.1st March 2018Hand-written in fountain pen, the four-page letter lay undetected beneath floorboards of a former dormitory for almost 80 years until a workman doing repairs at the school spotted it recently.
The Flower Fairies of Storrington1st March 2018Barker is best known for the ‘Flower Fairies’, a series of books and cards depicting child-like fantasy creatures, with gossamer wings, and holding, or standing among, flowers.
Outdoor Family Adventures across Sussex1st March 2018A wonderful opportunity for families to experience and learn from nature in woodland, meadow and coastal habitats.
Mary How Trust Film Society:1st March 2018The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s remarkable rule.
An Ode to a Road: A road trip to help the Museum.1st March 2018Frank and Cindy Waters, two of the Museum’s volunteers, are going to drive the A272 to raise much-needed funds for the Museum.
The Mary How Trust: Screening: Hampstead27th February 2018Tuesday 27th February - 19:30 - 22:00 Chiltington Village Hall
Storrington Conservation Society7th February 2018It is good to see the riverside walk causeways have been renewed, the old ones were reaching the stage of being beyond repair.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington: Film - Victoria and Abdul2nd February 2018Wednesday 14th February - 7.30pm Sullington Hall, Thakeham Road
Storrington Museum Archives - Greenfields: Serving Storrington for over a century2nd February 2018One name that is closely associated with Storrington is that of Greenfield, the family behind the grocery and general shops which were prominent in the village for many years.
Sompting Abbotts pupils chosen to illustrate best-selling author's work2nd February 2018Artwork by Year 8 pupils at Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School near Steyning has been chosen to illustrate international best-selling author Alex Preston's work. Alex Preston is an alumni of the historic school.
Storrington & Sullington Community Partnership: Storrington On Show 20182nd February 2018Saturday 12th May - 10:00 - 14:00 Chanctonbury Leisure Centre, Spierbridge Road, Storrington
The Arts Society Storrington: Lecture by Imogen Corrigan: The Book of Kells2nd February 2018Wednesday 7th February - 14:30 - 15:30 Chiltington Village Hall, Mill Road
Women’s World Day of Prayer in Steyning, Bramber and Beeding2nd February 2018
Horsham District Council - Your waste collection service is changing – are you ready?2nd February 2018From February 2018 Horsham District Council will be rolling out changes to your waste and recycling collection service.
Garden News: Plant of The Month – Galanthus (Snowdrop)2nd February 2018February can be one of the coldest months of the year but one of my favourites. The emerging spring bulbs and sweet-scented winter flowering shrubs provide a hint of what’s to come in the following year. Hopefully by now you will have completed all the work in preparation for spring and can sit back and wave good bye to the winter.
Book Reviews2nd February 2018More New Year reading options.
Storrington Conservation Society News for February4th January 2018Springtime thoughts, latest activities of the Society and forthcoming events.
Book Reviews2nd January 2018January book selection
Garden News: Plant of The Month –  Chimonanthus praecox2nd January 2018January is often a disappointing month in the gardening calendar, however don’t beat yourself up about it too much.
Storrington Museum Archives - Gliding over Amberley2nd January 2018The Storrington area’s unexpected place in the history of flight was established well over 100 years ago on the South Downs overlooking Amberley.
Banish the Winter Blues2nd January 2018Dance the night away
A close encounter! Sullington Warren work morning 09/12/20172nd January 2018The job for the morning was to cut short the heather on a couple of areas on the barrow opposite the 39 Steps.
The Mary How Trust: Screening: Dunkirk2nd January 2018Story of the Dunkirk evacuations, from the war torn beach and harbour in France.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington: Film - Dunkirk2nd January 2018The dramatic and true story of the Dunkirk evacuations, from the war torn beach and harbour in France.
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District: Christmas Tree Re-Cycling2nd January 2018Let Us Re-Cycle your Christmas Tree. For a Donation of £5 minimum
Storrington Conservation Society News for January2nd December 2017Topical thoughts, recent activities of the Society and future events.
Storrington Museum Archives: Sculptor, potter, aviator and architect1st December 2017Storrington Museum’s current temporary exhibition, ‘Around and About’ looks at stories, people and objects from the surrounding villages. One subject who thoroughly deserves his place in any such collection is West Chiltington’s Reginald Fairfax Wells.
St Mary’s Church: Christmas Bazaar1st December 2017Saturday 9th December 2017 - 11.00am – 3.00pm St Mary’s Church, Church Street, Storrington
Sandgate Conservation Society:1st December 2017The ‘Society would like to wish everyone a Happy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year.
Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School: Talented pupil makes CBeebies voice-over debut1st December 2017It was the debut voice-over performance for 10-year-old Veronica Painter who plays an endearing squirrel called Crunch.
Garden News1st December 2017‚Ä®With Christmas approaching why not treat yourself to your very own “Christmas” tree and what would make a better choice than a Birch
Rotary Club of Storrington & Pulborough District Storrington: Film Night1st December 2017Screening: ‘THEIR FINEST’ Tuesday 12th December - 7.30pm Sullington Hall, Thakeham Road
Storrington Dramatic Society: Dick Whittington - the Pantomime1st December 2017Wednesday 6th December - 19:00 - 21:30 Sullington Parish Hall
Book Reviews1st December 2017Our pick of the best Christmas books!
Storrington & Sullington Parish Council: Storrington's Annual Christmas Night1st December 2017Thursday 7th December 2017 at 6:00 - 9:00pm
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