Local News

Lancing Beach Green skate park

Following concerns about the recent spate of vandalism and allegations of bullying and intimidation at Lancing Beach Green skate park, I paid a visit to The Level Park Brighton to see how they have managed to create a positive community environment.

New Monks Farm Development Update

Brighton and Hove Albion have submitted updated plans for their proposed New Monks Farm development, which were originally submitted in the summer. The revised application includes:

School places in Shoreham

I had a very useful meeting with headteachers, education and planning officers from West Sussex County Council, local councillors and parents from the Future of Adur Schools Team (FAST), discussing the future provision of school places in Shoreham.

Lizzie Williams - Tokyo 2020

I was recently approach on Twitter by Lizzie Williams, she is a 22 years old, born and bred Worthing girl, who was born with a bone disability called Osteogenesis Imperfecta - otherwise known as Brittle Bone.

Lancing Christmas Market

Very enjoyable festive street surgery in Lancing yesterday - a big well done to Sompting Councillor Paul Mansfield, who spent the Lancing Christmas market fetchingly dressed as one of Santa’s little helpers to collect donations for the local food bank.

Santa vists TS Vanguard

It is always uplifting event to attend the TS Vanguard Christmas awards evening in Worthing and this year Santa paid a visit to the ceremony after an impressive evening of celebrating the outstanding sea cadets.

Adoption of Adur Local Plan 2017

Statement of Adoption

Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 as amended

Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012.

Sompting Courier: Proposed Sompting West development update

I have out delivering our latest survey in Sompting, which deals with the Sompting West development proposals. Many local residents have already filled this in online and as with the excellent New Monks Farm survey response we will be presenting the findings to the Planning Committee again.