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The sad passing of Cllr Roy Cornell

It was with deep sadness that Horsham District Council received the news that Cllr Roy Cornell passed away on 23 September 2021.

Published: 05 Oct 2021


Roy Cornell

The big reveal - what to look out for as Horsham Museum and Art Gallery reopens

On Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 October the public were invited back inside to see the big reveal as the Council’s Horsham Museum & Art Gallery reopened its doors to the public for the first time in some 18 months.

Published: 04 Oct 2021


•	Artist Judith Hurst with one of her Illuminations works Asymmetric Symmetry

Local employers meet jobseekers at busy Horsham Jobs Fair

The sixth Horsham Jobs and Skills Fair once again brought local employers and hundreds of local jobseekers together to Horsham’s Drill Hall on Saturday 2 October 2021 to make the event a great success.

Published: 04 Oct 2021


Horsham District Jobs and Skills Fair

Keep your home warmer this winter

The Warm Home Discount is a Government scheme giving qualifying households a £140 discount on their electricity bill. The discount is applied to energy accounts between October and March, and launches on 18 October 2021.

Published: 04 Oct 2021



Calling all budding retailers! New Pop-Up Shop to open for business in Horsham

Horsham District Council is on the lookout for local budding retailers as it is set to open a new Pop-Up Shop facility in Horsham’s West Street from 1 November.

Published: 01 Oct 2021


Pop Up Horsham shop exterior on West Street Horsham

Horsham councillors asked to approve Drill Hall business case

At a Horsham District Council Cabinet Meeting on 7 October 2021, councillors will be asked to consider a proposal and business case from the Horsham Branch of the Royal British Legion for it to lease and take overall control of the activities and operations of the Drill Hall, Denne Road, Horsham.

Published: 29 Sep 2021


The exterior of Drill Hall Horsham

Neighbourhood Wardens’ intervention results in arrest

Horsham District Council’s Neighbourhood Wardens for Storrington & Sullington, Chris Poore and Steve Christian, recently helped Sussex Police to catch thieves in Storrington.

Published: 28 Sep 2021


Storrington wardens Chris Poore and Steve Christian

New defibrillator unveiled for the Needles in Horsham

Horsham District Council Chairman Cllr David Skipp unveiled a new public access defibrillator at the Needles Neighbourhood Centre in Three Acres, Horsham on Wednesday 23 September.

Published: 27 Sep 2021


Horsham District Council lion on blue background

Celebrating The Great Big Green Week in Horsham

A national week of events highlighting action on climate change took place from 18 to 26 September this year. The Great Big Green Week was one of the largest events for climate and nature ever seen in the UK. To celebrate the week in Horsham a special event took place in the Bishopric on Saturday 25 September.

Published: 27 Sep 2021


HDC Chiarman Cllr David Skipp and Cllr Philip Circus at the Great Big Green Week stall in the Horsham Bishopric

Two In Bloom Awards for Horsham Park

Horsham Town Centre’s iconic Horsham Park has been recognised with two major accolades by the 2021 South and South East in Bloom awards scheme, much to the delight of the Council’s Parks and Countryside team and the Friends of Horsham Park volunteer group.

Published: 22 Sep 2021


Horsham District Council Cabinet Member for Leisure and Culture Cllr Roger Noel, Cabinet Member for Horsham Town Centre Cllr Tony Hogben, Chair of Friends of Horsham Sally Sanderson and Chair of Denne Neighbourhood Council Trudie Mitchell celebrate the 2021 South and South East In Bloom awards win with the Council's Parks and Countryside team and volunteers from Friends of Horsham Park.

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