The Environment Agency have suspended work on the River Road flood defences. They have discovered that the river bed was softer than their prior investigations had suggested, and further testing has shown that their current technical design will not work. The alternative design that they have identified would cost considerably more to install and would […]
The Arundel Neighbourhood Plan Review 2018-2031 has been made and it is the first Neighbourhood Plan to be reviewed in Sussex. At Full Council meeting of 15th January 2020, Arun District Council resolved to ‘make’ the Arundel Neighbourhood Plan Review 2018-2031. This means that it has been brought into legal force and forms part of […]
The Met Office has issued a Level 2 Cold Weather Alert. 19th January and 21st January. There is a 70% probability of severe cold weather/icy conditions/snow between 1800 on Sunday 19 Jan and 1800 on Tuesday 21 Jan in parts of England. This weather could increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the […]
Please see below a message from the Environment Agency to local residents affected by the incident that happened last Friday where a water main was damaged.
Shortly before Christmas, Arun DC issued the attached literature to raise awareness of mental health issues. This topic affects members of our society and so ATC wanted to share this information in support of raising awareness amongst the local community.
Shortly before Christmas, Arun DC issued the attached literature to raise awareness of domestic abuse issues. This topic affects members of our society and so ATC wanted to share this information in support of raising awareness amongst the local community.
Weekend Work 14th-15th December The contractor has encountered some difficulties in putting the steel sheet piles into the river bed at Tarrant Wharf. These need to be investigated and therefore this week they will be drilling some bore holes. This will entail working 7.30-18.00 on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th, though the Environment Agency tell us that […]
Congratulations to Kyle Burton who was awarded the Young Persons Commendation Award at last night’s Community Awards Evening at Arundel Town Council. Kyle was nominated by his Head Teacher Andrew Simpson for being a positive influence on others. In particular Andrew said, ‘Kyle has been a positive role model and influence on children in his […]
Congratulations to David Wood who was awarded the Community Award last night at Arundel Town Council’s Annual Community Awards Evening. David received 8 nominations from members of the public for his tireless efforts to keep Arundel Lido open for the community and for his continued hard work with Project LEAP to extend the Lido’s open […]
As winter approaches, vulnerable residents in our communities can be more at risk. This winter, please ensure you look out for the more vulnerable residents in your communities and offer your support where you can. WSCC will soon be launching their ‘get ready for winter’ page on their website. The shortcut address will be: www.westsussex.gov.uk/winter. The […]
➡️ One.network replaces WSCC Travel Information map ⬅️ To keep up to date with activity and disruption on the county’s highway network, you can now use one.network (previously named Roadworks.org) which is now available on the WSCC website. https://one.network/custom/westsussex One.network is nationally recognised and provides the most […]
A message from WSCC: From 1 December 2019 only West Sussex residents will be able to use our 11 Household Waste Recycling Sites (HWRSs). This new system is expected to save local taxpayers £250,000 per year. Surveys have shown that an average of one in ten people using HWRSs closest to the county borders live […]
Do you have a couple of spare hours? Would you be willing to volunteer your time to help your community? Are you free on Saturday the 18th of April? If so, Arundel Town Council are looking for volunteers to help with a Community Clean Up Day to give the Town a good old spring […]
Arundel Town Council wish to inform residents that local roadworks information is now provided via one.network (previously known as roadworks.org). The Town Council endeavour to post all upcoming road closures/works on their website and social media in a timely manner, however an overview of all local closures/works can be found on the above website.
All residents are invited to join the schools on Friday the 6th of December from 5pm onwards for a lantern procession, carols and the lighting of the Christmas Tree in the High Street. Please note that the High Street will be closed from 5pm-7pm to ensure the safety of the children and to allow this […]
The Declaration of Result of Poll is available to view here. A Message from the Mayor I would like to thank everyone who voted for the adoption of the Neighbourhood Plan and for those who voted against, I hope you will see that it is the right thing that Arundel residents have had a say […]
Please see below the information from the Met Office and Environment Agency. The Met Office has issued a Yellow RAIN Warning valid from 0000 to 2345 on Thursday 14th November 2019 and the Environment Agency have issued a Yellow Flood Warning for Sussex, Thursday 14th November What to expect: Persistent rain may bring some disruption from […]
Please see below the Notice of Poll for the Arundel Neighbourhood Plan Referendum on the 19th November. Arundel NPR Notice of Poll
Please click on the below link for information from West Sussex County Council regarding parking restrictions from the 18th of November 2019 until the 8th of July 2020 effecting Arun Street, River Road and Tarrant Street in relation to the flood defence works. First Public Notice: Temporary Orders
The Town Hall & Office will be open during the following hours over the Christmas & New Year period: Tuesday 24th December 2019 – 09:00 – 11:00 Wednesday 25th December 2019 – CLOSED Thursday 26th December 2019 – CLOSED Friday 27th December 2019 – 9:00 – 11:00 Monday 30th December 2019 – 9:00 – 11:00 Tuesday 31st December 2019 – […]
In line with the Environment Agency’s Flood Defence Works in Arundel, West Sussex County Council have confirmed the following road closures.
Arun District Council & Arundel Town Council are planning to make improvements to Canada Road skate park & play area. To help with the design process we are asking for your opinions and have put together the following surveys for you to complete by Friday the 29th of November. Skate Park: www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/P5753WY Play Area: www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ZCZ5HG2
The Environment Agency has issued a Newsletter for Arundel Residents containing the latest updates and information with regards to the Arundel Tidal Defences Scheme (Part 1). Printed copies are being distributed throughout Arundel this week, but for your convenience digital copies can also be obtained HERE.
This is your Town: Vote for its Future Direction on 19th November The external Examiner has approved that our Arundel Neighbourhood Plan goes to a referendum vote on 19th November 2019. Your referendum ballot paper will ask you to answer ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to one question: “Do you want Arun District Council and the South Downs National […]
A Decision has been made on the Arundel Neighbourhood Plan Review and the Decision Statement, was published on the ADC website as of the 10th October 2019. Following an Independent Examination, Arun District Council and South Downs National Park confirms formal acceptance of the recommendations outlined in the Arundel Neighbourhood Plan Review Examination Report. The Examiner […]
Arun District Council has opened public consultation in relation to its PSPO and is seeking views from the communities about the proposals to tackle anti-social behaviour. The consultation will run for one month, ending at midday on Thursday 24 October 2019. An online survey is available via the Council’s website at https://www.arun.gov.uk/news-archive/tackling-antisocial-behaviour-join-the-debate-1978/. The responses provided […]
It is our beautiful river, home to mullet, swans, gulls and our visiting seal. But it needs to be kept in its place. Starting this October £4.7m is being spent doing just that, as work on the Arundel flood defence scheme begins. It is an enormous amount for money for our town and its 3,500 […]
Following detailed examination of all the information currently available on the options put forward by Highways England, Arundel town councillors have voted by a large majority (11-1) to support and campaign for the Magenta option. This route is a genuine bypass and has only very limited impact on the South Downs National Park and ancient woodland. […]
Highways England have launched a new consultation with 6 possible options for the A27 bypass. These routes are colour-coded on the map that you can link to here: A27 Arundel Bypass Further Consultation brochure During the consultation period that runs from now until 24th October 2019 you will be able to obtain a hard copy […]
Addition of Restricted Byway in Binstead and upgrade FP 342 to a Bridleway. DMMO 1/18 Following the Planning Inspectorates decision on the 12th of July 2019 directing West Sussex County Council to make the above order, the order has now been made. Copies of the Order and Order Notice are available to download here.
Do you want to gain better awareness and understanding about steps that can be taken to stay safe online and how to be vigilant of scams (and what can be done to avoid becoming a victim)? Arun District Council are running a free community event in partnership with ASCA and Arun and Chichester Citizens Advice […]
The further consultation is planned from Friday 30th August to 11.59pm on Thursday 24 October 2019 and there will be several ways to have your say.