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People encouraged to comment on ideas for helping dog walkers protect migrating birds in Chichester Harbour

Dog lovers in Chichester District are backing a new project aimed at ensuring owners can walk their animals while also protecting Chichester Harbour’s internationally important migrating birds. The project is being led by Chichester District Council with support from Chichester Harbour Conservancy and the National Trust. The idea is to create a network of exciting …

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St Wilfrid’s Hospice DREAMBUILDING – THE STORY SO FAR 

The project is progressing well and our contractors, Kier, returned to site in early January. At this time they also presented the Hospice with a cheque for £6,658.12p,raised during their 20/20 challenge.  Building will continue throughout 2018, with completion due in the first quarter of 2019.  Public site tours resumed in January and these can …

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West Sussex poultry keepers to take precautions against Avian Flu

Please note this has been revised following the latest DEFRA guidance. With a case of Avian Flu confirmed at a swannery in Dorset, The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has put in place compulsory restrictions for poultry keepers across the whole of England. West Sussex Trading Standards have previously issued best …

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Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood Watch colleagues, residents, their families and friends can now take part in the Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner’s consultation for the 2018/19 Police Precept. This proposes to increase the police element of council tax to sustain policing in Sussex. The Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, has launched a county-wide consultation to ask the public …

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Council lifts the lid on its work as part of national Twitter campaign

Chichester District Council (@ChichesterDC) will be using Twitter to lift the lid on its work on Tuesday 21 November, when it takes part in the Local Government Association’s #OurDay campaign.   The campaign aims to highlight the services provided by councils nationwide and gives residents the opportunity to get involved and ask questions using the …

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