Council news




  • Council advises on the use of drones

  • Many people, including children, may have received a drone or model aircraft for Christmas and Horsham District Council are providing advice about new legislation governing the use of drones.

  • Published: 03 Jan 2020

  • Council advises on the use of drones

  • Launch of Our Village Scheme in Storrington

  • Horsham District Council’s Storrington Neighbourhood Wardens have just launched the Our Village Scheme, designed to protect vulnerable members of the local community.

  • Published: 19 Dec 2019

  • Georgina, Grace from Blush, Neighbourhood Warden Chris Poore, Aden and Neighbourhood Warden Steve Christian

  • Council bestow Honorary Alderman title on former councillors

  • Horsham District Council has bestowed one of the highest honours in its gift in conferring four former councillors as Honorary Aldermen for their outstanding service and dedication to the Horsham District.

  • Published: 16 Dec 2019

  • New honorary aldermen for Horsham

  • Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne supports Billingshurst initiative

  • Horsham District Council’s Neighbourhood Wardens for Billingshurst, Barry Faust and Glyn Thomas, recently attended the Sussex Police and Crime Commission offices in Lewes for an event to celebrate a recent funding initiative for Billingshurst.

  • Published: 13 Dec 2019

  • •	Neighbourhood Wardens with Katy Bourne

  • A Flock of Sparrows – celebrating the art of Dr Geoffrey Sparrow

  • A true Edwardian, Dr Geoffrey Sparrow came to Horsham 100 years ago after serving with distinction in the First World War. For the next fifty years, he portrayed the countryside and town, illustrating the scenes of everyday life with wit and charm, revealing a master of the caricature, be it man or beast.

  • Published: 13 Dec 2019

  • A Flock of Sparrows – celebrating the art of Dr Geoffrey Sparrow

  • Dog bins go digital in Horsham

  • Horsham District Council has recently introduced a new slicker way to provide requests for service related to dog waste bins.

  • Published: 13 Dec 2019

  • Dog waste bin with QR code

  • Young traders show off their business skills on Small Business Saturday in Horsham

  • On Saturday 7 December, alongside the hardened Horsham Market stallholders, students from five Sussex schools demonstrated their entrepreneurial skills by selling products from new businesses they have set up for this year’s Young Enterprise competition.

  • Published: 10 Dec 2019

  • Young enterprise traders

  • Major milestone achieved for new Horsham school

  • Horsham District Council is pleased to announce that planning permission has been granted for a new school at the north of Horsham development site.

  • Published: 09 Dec 2019

  • Horsham District Council lion logo on blue background

  • Christmas and New Year Bin collections 2019

  • Christmas and New Year bin collection times have been announced for 2019. Find out when your bins will be collected over the festive period.

  • Published: 09 Dec 2019

  • Snowman standing next to a recycling a refuse bin

  • First new affordable homes to be delivered by District Council housing company

  • At a Horsham District Council Cabinet meeting on 28 November, councillors approved business cases for the development of new permanent affordable homes in Billingshurst and Slinfold. These homes will be the first to be delivered by the Council’s new affordable housing company: Horsham District Homes.

  • Published: 03 Dec 2019

  • Affordable housing

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