Clubs and activities

The local area has a whole host of classes and activities, which we are happy to share with you below. They are split into siz different categories
of tuition and music, kids clubs, adult clubs, schools and pre-schools, village halls and animal rescue. If you have something you’d like us to list
please do get in touch








Private tuiton

Private Tuition: Maths and English support for 5-12 years. Over 18 years experience as a primary school teacher with a passion for helping your child succeed while making learning fun. Call Sarah Weymouth: 07798880232 or email:

Guitar tuition

Guitar Tuition Electric and Acoustic Experienced teacher, security checked. Absolute beginners to advanced players. Steve: 07837 125 718 or 01243 574467

Piano Lessons

Piano Lessons for Children: Experienced teacher, professional song writer / singer. BA HONS 15 years+ of teaching. CRB checked, adult lessons available. 01243 574467 or

Music Lessons

Musictime: Lessons now available for Piano, Keyboard, Violin, Recorder and Music Theory, especially beginner and intermediate pupils. Contact: 01243 370368 or

Quay Tone Singers

The Hewitt Centre, Emsworth. 5:30pm-6:30pm Acapella group. Contact: 01243 379018 or

Community Choir

Coda Community Choir 7-9pm Wednesdays. St Johns Centre, Southbourne. Contact: 01243 842150.

Music Lessons

Louise Mead Music: Piano, Flute and Theory. All grades-ABRSM or Trinity. Children & Adults. Contact: 07967220667 or

Vocal Ensemble

West Ashling Village Hall. Contact: 01243 574381 or

Mixed Voice Choir

Contando Mixed Voice Choir, Emsworth Baptist Church. 7:30-9pm. Contact:

Bosham Community Choir

Harbour Voices. Bosham Church Hall, Brooks Lane. 7-8:30pm. Contact: 01243 574239

Ukelele Club

Southbourne Age Concern building 10-11:30am £3. Contact:

Ukelele Club

Chidham Ukelele Workshop. 3rd Wednesday monthly. Chidham Village Hall. 6:30-7:30pm. Contact: 01243 573187

Ukelele Club

Berkeley Arms, Bosham. 10:45-11:45 last Thursday of each month. Contact: 01243 576696

Ukelele Club

For beginners. Westgate centre cafe. 2-3pm, fortnightly. Contact: 07833530767 or


Fishbourne Messy Church

2nd Sunday of the Month. St Peter's Place, Fishbourne. Contact: 07787943027

Dance Innovation

Dance and performance tuition for adults and children. Mobile: 07932 045599 Email:

Duplo/Lego Construction Club

1st and 3rd Friday of the month. Emsworth Library 1-6pm.

Cobnor Activities Centre

COBNOR ACTIVITIES CENTRE - Affordable and fun! Different activities each day! Activities include: Sailing, paddlesports, powerboating, archery, mountain biking, low ropes plus much more. Tel: 01243 572791 E-mail:


Chichester clay and mosaic

Chichester Clay and Mosaic Pottery and mosaic classes. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings. Tracey: 07834 697 552

Botanical art classes

BOTANICAL ART CLASSES - GAYNOR DICKSON Wednesdays between 10am and 12noon. Tel: 01243 573405 Email:

Painting Society Contact: 01243 371661

Art Group

Art For Fun for adults: Southbourne Village Hall, 2-4pm. Qualified and experienced tutors. Contact: 01243 372599

Art Group

Chichester Baptist Church 9:30-12:30. Contact: 01243 783136 or

Dance innovation

DANCE INNOVATION - ANGELA WATKINS Dance and performance tuition for adults and children. Mobile: 07932 045599 Email:

Tap Dancing

Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm. St Nicholas Hall, Bosham. Contact: 07482226593

Line Dancing

St Michaels Church Hall, Chichester. 10:30-12noon. Contact: 0777479336

Dancing for Fun

St James Parish Hall, Emsworth 8-10pm. Ballroom, sequence and line dancing. Contact: 01243 371590

Fitness Class

Bodyline Fitness Classes: Over 60? Excercises to keep young, fit and flexible. Wednesday 9:25am. Bosham Village Hall. Over 70? A class to improve your fitness, balance and mobility. Monday 11am. The Newell Centre, Chichester. Contact: 01243 573311

Pilates Class

Monday 9:30 West Stroke, Monday 12:30 Westbourne
Wednesday 17:00 Fishbourne
Thursday 17:00 Fishbourne, 18:00 Fishbourne, 19:00 Fishbourne
Friday 09:30 Westbourne
Contact: 07984367888 or
Classes cost £57 for six week block includes weekly videos to help you at home

Health Qigong with Ping Jiang

Fishbourne Centre 5:30-6:30pm. Gentle exercises for all. Contact:

Walking Club

Emsworth, short walks. 4-5 miles. Contact:

Rambling Club

Sundays. Longer walks 7-8 miles.

Table Tennis Club

Westbourne Village Hall. 4pm-6pm. Contact: 01243 575262

Bosham Bowling Club

Bosham Village Hall, 6:45pm-9:15pm. £3 inc refreshments. Every Wednesday. Contact: 789007


Bourne Leisure Centre 8pm-9:30pm. or 01243 375616

Walking Football

The Selsey Deadbeats (all over 50!) Contact: 07976367879 or

Bridge Club

St Mary's Church, Funtington. 2-5pm. Contact: 01243 572311

Brendoncare Kurling Club

Emsworth Community Centre 2-4pm. Contact: 01962857099

The Probus Club of Havant

The Denvilles House, Havant. 1st Monday monthly at 12noon.

Bosham Monday Club

St Nicholas Hall, Bosham. 2-4pm. Contact: 01243578914

The Dragon Ladies Club

Southbourne Village Hall, 2nd Monday monthly 7:30pm

Mens Shed

Tuesdays and Thursdays, Age Concern New Road, Southbourne. Contact: 07539 103015

Fishbourne Companions

Tuesdays, The Fishbourne Centre 10-12noon. Contact: 07968296759 or

Westbourne Good Companions

Over 60s social group. Fortnightly Thursdays. Westbourne Social Club.

Friends of Chichester Cathedral

First Saturday monthly. Contact: 01243 812980 or

Southbourne Lions

Bosham Village Hall, 2nd Tuesday monthly. 19:45-21:30. Contact: 03458335 or

Bosham Forum

4th Tuesday monthly. Bosham Village Hall. Lectures, outings and social. 7:30pm. Contact: 01243574033 or

Archaeology Society Talks

Sept-May, fourth Wednesdays. New Park Centre, Chichester. 7:30pm. £5 non members.

The Double LL Club

The Grange, Midhurst 7:30pm. 3rd Wed monthly.

Age Concern Lunch Club

The Old School, Southbourne. Meet Weekly - Wednesdays. Contact: 07596243949

Upholstery Group

Bosham, 3hrs in the afternoon, Friday. Contact: 01243 572873.

The Compassionate Friends

Support for bereaved parents. 3rd Thursday monthly. The Free Church Hall. The Drive, Southbourne. 7pm. Contact: 0774898331 or

Crafting and Recycle Group

1st Friday monthly. Free Church Hall, The Drive, Southbourne. 10am. Contact: 07748986631.

Supporter Group

Fishbourne and Bosham St Wilfreds Hospice Supporter Group. Coffee morning every second Thursday. Hilliers Garden Centre. 10-11am

Coffee Connect Tuesday Food Special

Tuesdays, St Johns Church, Southbourne. 9-12:30noon. Sandwiches, soup, dessert available.

Meeting Point Coffee & Chat

Thursday monthly. Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Bosham. 10:30-11:30am. Contact: 01243 572855.

Gardeners Club

St Peter's Place, Fishbourne. 1st Wednesday monthly. 7:30-9:30pm. Contact: 01243 790353 or

Chichester & District Gardens & Allotments Association

3rd Thursday monthly. St. George's Church Hall. Contact: 01243 531273

Emsworth Flower Club

2pm fourth Friday monthly. Jan-June, Sept-Nov. St James Church Hall, Emsworth.

Bosham Bingo

Bosham Village Hall, 7pm. Contact: 01243 528744

Monthly Market

8:30-12noon. Westbourne Church Hall, free entry.

The Probus Club of Havant 12noon
Bosham Bingo 01243 528744 Tuesdays 7pm
West Ashling Vocal Ensemble 01243 
Second Monday Lunch Club 01243 696465 The Swan, Bosham. 12:45pm. 2nd Monday.
Bosham Monday Club 01243 578914 St Nicholas Hall 2-4pm
Quay Tone Singers 01243 379018 The Hewitt Centre, Mondays
Southbourne Mens Shed 07539 103015 Age Concern New Road, Southbourne
Cantando Mixed Voice Choir 
Rowlands Castle Painting Society 01243 371662 Tuesdays
Fishbourne Companions 07968296759 The Fishbourne Centre, 10-12noon, Tuesdays.
Coffee Connect Tuesday Food Special   St John’s Church, 9-12:30pm
Southbourne Lions 03458335816 Bosham Village Hall, 2nd Tuesday
Bosham Forum 01243 574033 4th Tuesday Monthly
Chidham Ukelele 01243 573187 3rd Wednesday, Chidham Village Hall, 6:30-7:30
The Double LL Club 07770794693 The Grange 7:30pm
3rd Wed Monthly
Fishbourne Gardeners Club 01243 790353 St Peters Place, 1st Wed
Age Concern Lunch Club 07596243949 Meet weekly, Wednesdays.
Bosham Upholstery group 01243 572873 3hrs on Wed/Friday afternoon
Art for Fun 01243 372599 Southbourne village hall, Wednesdays, 2-4pm.
Coda Community Choir 01243 842150 7-9pm, St Johns Centre, Wednesday
Funtington Church Bridge Club 01243 572311 St Marys, 2-5pm, Thurdays
Emsworth Rambling Club  hiltim@btinternet.comShort walks 4-5 miles
Ukelele jamming group   Berkeley Arms, 10:45-11:45, Last Thursday of each month.
Chichester and District Grdens and Allotments Association 01243 531273 3rd Thursday monthly, St.Georges Church Hall
Westbourne Good companions   Over 60s social group. Fortnightly Thursdays. Westbourne Social club.
The Compassionate Friends 0774898331 3rd Thursday monthly. Support for Bereaved parents. The Free Church Hall.
Meeting point coffee and chat 01243 572855 4th Thursday. 10:30-11:30. Our Lady Chruch, Bosham.
Bosham Community Choir 01243 574239 Bosham Church Hall, 7pm-8:30,Thursdays.
St Paul’s Art Group 01243 783136 Chichester Baptist Church.9:30-12:30
Creative Crafting, and Recycle Group 07748986631 1st Friday monthly, The free church hall, 10am
Friends of the Chichester Cathedral 01243 812980 First Saturday monthly.
Bosham Carpet Bowls 01243 572953 6:45, every wed
Line dancing 07774793336 St Michael’s Church, Tuesdays. 10:30-12noon.
Dancing for fun 01243 371590 St James Parish Hall, 8-10pm.
Carpet Bowls free church, 2:30-4;30pm, fridays.
Badminton 01243 375616 Bourne leisure centre, 8-9:30pm.


Green Roots

Nursery and pre-school. Southbourne, Emsworth Tel: 01243 373931 E-mail:

Bosham Play Group   07766 485637 
Fishbourne Pre-School   01243 779298 
Mother Toddler   07818 087910 
School Transport   01243 753530
Bosham Primary School   01243 572375 
Chidham Parochial Primary School   01243 572380 
Emsworth Primary School   01243 375750 
Fishbourne Primary School   01243 785974 
Funtington Primary School   01243 575675 
Southbourne Infant School   01243 372727 
Southbourne Junior School   01243 375878 
Westbourne Primary   01243 372726
Bourne Community College   01243 375691 
Bishop Luffa   01243 787741 
Warblington School   02392 475480 
Chichester High School   01243 832670


This Directory includes details of Local Village Halls between Emsworth and Chichester. Including the villages of Adsdean, Bosham, Chidham, East Ashling, Fishbourne, Funtington, Hambrook, Lavant, Nutbourne, Southbourne, West Ashling, West Stoke and Westbourne. If you would like to advertise any information about the Village Halls on these pages please fill in the contact form for more information.

Bosham Village Hall

A centre available to hire for meetings, wedding parties, children’s activities and sports activities. The hall has disabled facilities. Telephone: 01243 574072 or email: Village hall website

Chidham and Hambrook Village Hall

Chidham and Hambrook Village Hall Available to hire for meetings, events and private parties. The hall consists of two floors; the lower includes a kitchen area and toilets; the upper with a raised stage. Telephone: 01243 576580

Chidham School Hall

Available to hire out of school hours. Ideal for sports, and badminton in particular as the hall has the markings of a badminton pitch. Telephone: 01243 572380 Address: Chidham School, Chidham Lane, Chidham, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 8TH

Fishbourne Centre

Ideal venue for meetings, clubs, family celebrations, conferences, healthy living activities, music, drama – or just a relaxing drink and a chat. Telephone: 01243 788368 or Email: Fishbourne Centre website

St Peter's Place, Fishbourne

St Peter's Place, Fishbourne Telephone: 01243 784283 Email:

Hamblin Hall

The hall, library, therapy and counselling rooms are available for rent. The Hall will seat up to 80 people and attached to the hall is a fully fitted kitchen with cooker, refrigerator and dishwasher. There are three toilets, including one disabled. Telephone: 01243 572109 To visit the website click here

Southbourne Club

The hall is available for hire to club members for private parties and can comfortably seat in excess of seventy people for receptions etc. Telephone: 01243 373128 Social Club website

Southbourne village hall

It has a large main hall with fully equipped kitchen and a small meeting room. Telephone: 01243 376698

Cobnor Classrooms

2 Classrooms with full IT facilities and support and a big screen for presentations and films. Telephone: 01243 572791 Click here to find out more about hiring the Cobnor classrooms and meeting space

St Wilfrid’s church hall

Broad Road, Chidham Tel. 01243 576331 or email Click here to see more details about hiring the hall

Westbourne - The Meeting Place

The Meeting Place in Westbourne is a beautiful multipurpose venue for meetings, classes, parties, weddings and community events. It is the home of Westbourne Baptist Church. It was refurbished to a high standard in 2009. Tel: 07305752898 Email: Address: North Street, Westbourne, West Sussex, PO10 8SP, United Kingdom


Brent Lodge  – 01243 641672

Cat & Rabbit Rescue  –  01243 641409

Mount Noddy  –  01243 773359

Old Gardens Animal Rescue  –  07530 613212

RSPCA Cruelty Line  –  03001 234999

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