Cycle lane on Adur Ferry Bridge ‘would have limited benefit’

Imposing a cycle lane on Shoreham’s Adur Ferry bridge would be of ‘limited benefit’ and could create problems, a county council spokesman has said.

A masterplan of the New Monks Farm development

What happens next with Lancing IKEA plans?

Residents hoping for a final decision on a controversial planning application for 600 homes and an IKEA in Lancing were left disappointed on Wednesday as councillors voted to defer their decision.

Construction continues on the new office block. Photo: Adur District Council

Work progresses on £9.5m office block in Shoreham

Contractors are making progress on a £9.5million new office block on the site of the former Adur Civic Centre car park in Shoreham’s Ham Road.


'Fantastic acts' dazzle at Shoreham's Beach Dreams festival

This year’s Beach Dreams event on Shoreham Beach has been described as one of the town’s best festivals yet.

Steve Smith accepts the sculpture from artist Philip de Mazia

Sculptor presents bust of RNLI founder to Shoreham lifeboat station

A Sussex-based sculptor has presented his most recent work, a bust of the founder of the RNLI, to the Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station.

Caroline Lettres from Shoreham Beach was one of the first in the country to take part in the trial

Survivor from Shoreham hopes cancer trial will help save women’s lives

A breast cancer survivor from Shoreham Beach, who was the third woman in the country to undergo a new trial for treatment, hopes the findings will ‘potentially save a lot of people’s lives’.

An aerial shot showing New Monks Farm. Supplied by Geoff Patmore

Residents react to decision on Lancing IKEA and 600 homes

Residents and organisations have reacted to the outcome of last night’s meeting where councillors considered proposals for 600 homes and an IKEA at New Monks Farm.

Martin Perry

Developers ‘disappointed’ with decision on IKEA in Lancing

Developers have said they are ‘disappointed’ with the decision reached by councillors debating the New Monks Farm planning application last night.

An artist's impression of the IKEA

Live blog as decision due on Lancing IKEA and 600-home development

Councillors are due to make a decision on controversial plans for an IKEA and a 600-home development at New Monks Farm in Lancing.

Man exposes himself on Worthing seafront

Man exposes himself on Worthing seafront

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was seen exposing himself and ‘committing an indecent act’ on Worthing seafront on Monday morning.

Cox Powertrain to open assembly plant near Shoreham Airport

Engineering company to open assembly plant near Shoreham Airport

An engineering company which designs and builds diesel engines has signed a lease to take over a production facility near Shoreham Airport, bringing jobs to the area.


High Salvington village shop granted community asset status

The freehold of High Salvington’s treasured village shop will no longer be sold at an auction after the building was successfully registered as an asset of community value.

Jessie Burbridge has been jailed for two years

Hove man who escaped from police in Worthing is jailed

A wanted man from Hove who escaped from police in Worthing while still in handcuffs has been jailed for two years.

Residents concerned about the proposed development

Residents ‘thrilled’ after ‘inappropriate’ Lancing development refused

There was a round of applause from the public gallery as councillors refused an application for a nine-home development in Lancing on the border of the national park.


All you need to know about Beach Dreams festival in Shoreham this weekend

Heading to Beach Dreams festival in Shoreham this weekend? Here is all you need to know about the event...
Nicola Naish (left) and Kat Naish (right) from the Red Box Project Worthing

Worthing women launch scheme to stop period poverty in schools

No girl should have to miss a lesson or stay home from school due to period poverty.


Worthing charity football event in Ryan's memory is a 'great success'

An annual football tournament in memory of a Worthing father was attended by more people than ever this year.
Construction work at the beach

Work to extend Shoreham Beach boardwalk gets underway

Work has begun to extend the boardwalk on Shoreham Beach to help make the conservation area more accessible.

Ashley, the Worthing Crematorium cat

Short memorial planned for much-loved Worthing Crematorium cat

A much-loved cat who made Worthing Crematorium its home for 16 years, bringing comfort to bereaved visitors, has died.

Councillors and headteachers at The Globe Primary School

Lancing school to improve pool thanks to council boost

A long-running campaign to improve the swimming pool at a Lancing primary school has finally reached its target, thanks to a £30,000 boost from Adur District Council.

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