Barleycorn Meal deal for the Film Night on Friday

The Film is 'BlacKKKlansman' a broad satirical comedy of the 70s American race war – based on the true story - Village Hall, Friday Jan 18th.
The Barleycorn has produced a special 2 for 1 menu, for which you need to book in advance. When you book, please could you (you need to) let them know what your menu choices are? You can also get your film tickets at the Barleycorn (Tickets £5)

Volunteer Minibus drivers wanted

Chidham Parochial Primary School - needs volunteer drivers with a clean driving licence with D1 to help out driving the school minibus with the school runs in the mornings 8:30ish-9:25ish and in the afternoons 3:15ish-4pmish? You will need to take a minibus test and be DBS checked. If you would like to volunteer, please contact the school office by email or Tel 01243 572380

Pallant Homes Public Exhibition at the Village Hall, Friday March 1st. 2.30pm – 7pm

Invitation to a Public Exhibition & Community Engagement Event. The parish of Chidham & Hambrook will have to find a minimum of 500 new homes in the emerging replacement Local Plan. Pallant Homes development proposal aims to make a significant contribution towards the overall scale of development that the Parish could be required to provide. Residents are encouraged to attend. See invitation poster

Local Plan Consultation, Thursday 10th January, Village Hall, 3pm – 8pm

Organised by CDC. The CDC preferred option for reviewing the Local Plan, which will involve building 500+ homes in the village in addition to recent developments already agreed. Come and see what is involved and quiz Council officials about the plan.  It is anticipated that the land for the additional houses will be identified in the revised Neighbourhood Plan that the Parish Council has agreed to undertake.  The plan also proposes 1250 homes in Southbourne parish, and 250 in Bosham (Highgove Farm). The Public Consultation started on December 13 and will be open for 8 weeks. Follow the Link to the CDC Consultation   see also CDC Flier

Film Society: Dates for your diary.

February 15th 'The Children Act'. starring Emma Thompson
March 15th 'The Rider'. Based on his a true story, stars Brady Jandreau
April 12th 'The Wife' stars Glenn Close and Jonathon Pryce

Friday January 18th Film Society in the Village Hall: ‘Blackkklansman’

Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman is a broad satirical comedy of the 70s American race war– based on the true story of Ron Stallworth, the black Colorado police officer who masterminded the infiltration of a local KKK chapter by posing as a white bigot over the phone and sending in white officers for face-to-face work. Doors open 7.30pm film shows 8pm, Licensed Bar, Tickets: £5/6 01243 574074/576580
Special Offer: buy your tickets at the Barleycorn and get a 2 for 1 main meal pre- film

Cinderella – A Modern Day Story

Glass Slippers are so back!

The Chidham & Hambrook Players present A Modern Day Cinderella Story at Chidham Village Hall (contains adult humour)!
Thursday 24th to Saturday 26th January 2019 at 7.30pm.

All tickets £7.00. Raising money for Dementia Support, Tangmere, England.

Book on-line through a secure booking site and choose your own seats (59p payment per seat by this method).

Visit or go directly to and follow the instructions OR contact the Box Office Manager, Tony Hudson on 0758 202 3163 to request a booking form.

CHANE RA Race Night at the Village Hall, Saturday, 19th January. 7pm for first race at 7.30pm.

Once again CHANE RA is hosting a racing event with wooden horses - first race at 7.30pm. It's a great evening full of thrills and spills, Fish and Chip Supper and a Bar! Oh, and prizes! You can wear your cloth cap but leave your Whippet at home. Tickets from Clive and Beth Buss, 01243 572311, or Colin Turton, 01243 574021. £8 for members, non-members £10.