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Horsham Park scoops third Green Flag Award

Triple crown for Horsham Park

Horsham Park has been recognised for the third year running by the prestigious international Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the best green spaces in the UK.

Published: 27 Jul 2022

Henfield Haven volunteers celebrate their climate change funding credit BN5 Magazine

District’s climate fund boosts Henfield eco project

The latest successful grant recipient of the Horsham District Community Climate Fund is local community centre Henfield Haven.

Published: 26 Jul 2022

Billingshurst boxing coaches Alfie Aldred and Matt Etherington

Youth boxing programme launched for Billingshurst

A new boxing programme in Billingshurst has become a key tool in tackling boredom and mental health issues for the town’s young people.

Published: 26 Jul 2022

Horsham Town Neighbourhood Wardens with various partners host community coffee morning

Neighbourhood Wardens supporting the Horsham community

Horsham Town Neighbourhood Wardens, Maria Colenso and Charlie Nell, have been busy working in partnership with other agencies to support local residents in and around Horsham.

Published: 26 Jul 2022

Community Drop Ins poster graphic

New district-wide community drop-in sessions to support residents

A series of new community drop-in sessions are being introduced to help residents struggling with the cost of living crisis.

Published: 25 Jul 2022

Mystery Trail Summer Side Quest for the District's young adventurers

Free summer children’s adventures with seven mystery trails across Horsham District

Horsham District Council’s free outdoor Mystery Trail experiences have just been boosted by a special Summer Side Quest especially for children over the summer holidays.

Published: 22 Jul 2022

View from the bridge in Southwater Country Park

Have your say on 'Your Southwater Country Park'

Under the banner ‘Your Southwater Country Park’, a new consultation to help shape priorities for facilities at Southwater Country Park near Horsham will be launched on 25 July, lasting for eight weeks until 30 September.

Published: 21 Jul 2022

London Road Car Park currently not in use

Council to review parking facilities in Horsham Town Centre

Horsham District Council are reviewing parking facilities in Horsham, which may result in a reduction in the number of car parks in the town centre.

Published: 20 Jul 2022

Recycling sent to landfill due to vehicle fire

Recycling tips shared following Council vehicle fire

Horsham District Council is reminding residents what can and cannot be put into their household recycling bins following a fire caused by a mobile phone recently in one of its waste collection vehicles.

Published: 18 Jul 2022

•	Cyclists at the end of the Shelley Bike Ride

New cycle path declared open to commemorate Shelley

A six mile cycle path from Warnham to Horsham to commemorate Shelley is now open.

Published: 15 Jul 2022

Simon Packham from Shelley Memorial Project, HDC Chairman Cllr Kate Rowbottom, Cllr Christian Mitchell, Morag Warrack Chair of Trafalgar Neighbourhood Council and HDC Cabinet Member for Leisure and Culture Cllr Roger Noel at the Shelley commemoration

Time for tea and poetry readings to honour Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley was celebrated with an outdoor tea party and gathering at Warnham Local Nature Reserve

Published: 14 Jul 2022

Cllr Christian Mitchell at Beeches Buffet

Improved customer dining for Horsham Town Centre

Traffic free hours have been extended in Horsham's East Street and the Market Square until 10.30pm.

Published: 11 Jul 2022

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