Pulborough 01798 872815

Arundel 01903 882191

Petworth 01798 342248


High Street, Petworth 01798 342274

Mon, Tues & Wed 1-5pm  Thurs, Fri & Sat 9am-1pm

Red Cross

Petworth Centre, Market Square, Mon, Wed, Fri 10am-12pm 01798 343252


Theatres and Cinemas

Chichester Festival Theatre 01243 781312

Chichester CineWorld Information and Phone booking 0871 200 2000

New Park Cinema, Chichester 01243 786650

Bus Routes

6 return services daily, Mon-Sat between Petworth  and Chichester with 3 extra return services on Fri and Sat evenings. All call at Duncton (advance booking reqd.) and most except early morning and late afternoon call at Sutton, Bignor, West Burton & Broad Halfpenny if booked in advance. Up-to-date timetable here.


Village News

Village News

The Village News is published monthly and delivered free of charge to households in the Sutton, Bignor, Barlavington and Burton with Coates areas.

It contains articles of general interest, reports on village events, details of church services as well as local information and phone numbers.

The second part of the magazine is taken up with display advertisements from a broad range of local services which at present fall under the following categories:

Health related                                                Garage mechanic

Home decoration                                           Marquee hire

Catering services                                           Beauty and hair

Aga and boiler services                                 Lettings

School education                                           Broadband

Gardening/Landscaping                                Chimney sweep

Carpentry and cabinet making                      Cleaning

Plumber and pipe work                                 Computer services

Pubs                                                               Locksmith

Fencing                                                          Farm shop

Pest control                                                    Funeral Director

TV and video etc services                             Garden equipment

House sitters & pet care                                Spit roasts

Valuers/Auctioneers                                      Bookbinding

Finally, the magazine includes a diary page with details of forthcoming events, their dates and venues.

Postal copies £7.50 per annum (UK). Editor: Barrington Lawes 01798 869090

Police, Trains, Water Emergencies, Electrical Emergencies and Highways (Chichester DC)

Police (non emergency) 0845 6070999.

Trains 0845 7484950

Water Emergencies (Supply) 0845 2780845  (Mains) 0800 820999

Electrical Emergencies 0800 0727282

Highways (Chichester DC) 01243 642105