Local Information


Barnham County Primary School

Eastergate Church of England Primary School

Squirrel's Den Pre-School 

St Philip Howard School

Westergate Community College


St Mary the Virgin Church - Grade 1 Listed Building at the heart of the community

The Church of St George -  Grade 1 Listed Building at the heart of the community

Community Facilities

Barnham Railway Station Located in the village centre, in Eastergate Parish, this main-line railway junction has good connections to London, Worthing, Brighton, Portsmouth, Chichester, Littlehampton, Arundel and Bognor Regis.

Neighbourhood Watch - Barnham village co-ordinator: Gerry Reeves -

Barnham Community Hall - rooms for hire, great outdoor facilities, good car parking

Eastergate Village Hall -rooms for hire, great indoor facilities, good car parking

Eastergate Cricket Club – thriving village club playing in the West Sussex Invitation Cricket League

Eastergate Players – voluntary drama group based in the six villages.

Eastergate History – British History online

Barnham Online - news for the community

Villages Action Group - safeguarding and promoting the interests of residents of the parishes of Aldingbourne, Barnham and Eastergate on matters concerning the development of the environment.

Member of Parliament

Nick Herbert, constituency office: 38 High Street, Steyning, West Sussex BN44 3YE

Tel. 01903 816880 fax 01903 816348

West Sussex County Councillor

Derek Whittington, 27 Spinney Walk, Barnham PO22 0HT (Fontwell ward)

Tel: 01243 551840 E-mail:

Arun District Council

Main switchboard tel. 01903 737500 website:

Arun District Councillors

Cllr. Keith Ballard 
Mobile: 07771 515099

Cllr. John Charles 57 Ley Road Felpham West Sussex PO22 7HU
Mobile: 07733 125700

Cllr. Christopher Hughes The Gables Holmdale Eastergate Chichester West Sussex PO20 3AA
Mobile: 07479 211391

Local Parish Councils






Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner

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Parish News monthly church magazine

Editor: Gill Shaw, c/o The Church in the Square E-mail: