Community Contacts

Here is a selection of local listings and contact information for groups in the Thakeham community, and related useful links in the area.  Skip to the category you are interested in, or browse the full listing. Bear in mind our disclaimers regarding external content. Please let us know of any errors and updates!

Thakeham Community & Events
Clubs/Societies
Charities & Community service providers
Education
Health & Wellbeing
Neighbouring Parish Councils
Press & Listings
Spiritual
Sports

See our Schools page: http://thakehamparish.co.uk/schools/

Group type/nameOrganisationContact details

Thakeham Community & Events

Village Hall TrustChairman: John Bearman 01903 744971 chairman@thakehamvillagehall.co.uk

Secretary/Treasurer: John Instance 01403 741369

Bookings: Hall Manager Sarah Skelding or Amanda Norton on 01798 815 467 or email info@thakehamvillagehall.co.uk.

Thakeham Festivalhttp://www.thakehamweekend.co.uk/  and

https://www.facebook.com/thakehamweekend

See also St Mary’s Church

Thakeham Village Actionhttp://www.thakehamvillageaction.org.uk/
White Lion Thakehamhttp://www.whitelion-thakeham.co.uk/

Clubs/Societies

We also recommend the excellent listings at: http://www.storrington.org.uk/activities/clubs-societies/
GardeningThakeham Gardeners ClubMore information here.  Contact Linda Turk 01403 741068
Storrington Horticultural Societyhttp://www.storringtonhorti.org.uk/
Storrington Flower ClubMrs Wendy Cliffe 01903 744467  Meets at Sullingtion PC hall: 4th Weds/month 2.00pm
ArtChanctonbury Art ClubMrs. Leathley 01403 785351
Priory Art GroupSheila Appleford 01903 742006
BellringingThakeham BellringersFacebook pageFurther info on this website. Christine Hounslow 01798 8159933; email: christinehounslow@hotmail.com or Roger Watts 01798 813775; email: working.cap@btinternet.com
BridgeThakeham Bridge ClubHarold Linfield 01798 812276
Storrington Bridge Clubwww.bridgewebs.com
BingoStorringtonhttp://storringtonvillagehall.co.uk
AshingtonJayne.Jeffrey@horsham.gov.uk
CameraStorrington Camera Clubwww.storringtoncc.org.ukJanet Brown 01798 812183 
ComputingPulborough Computer Clubwww.pcclub.org.uk
Youth/ScoutsSullington & Storrington Scout Groups, Sullington Brownies,Storrington/West Chiltington Rainbows, Boys’ Brigade & Girls’ AssociationFor contact details of these groups see: http://www.storrington.org.uk/activities/clubs-societies/
Sewing/QuiltingStitchers of SullingtonTel. 01403 731121
Storrington QuiltersEmail: lynne.59@gmail.com
Stamp CollectingStorrington & District Stamp Societyhttp://www.storrington.org.uk/activities/clubs-societies/
MotoringStorrington And District Classic And Sportscar Enthusiastswww.sadcase.co.uk
Womens’ InstituteSullington Windmills WI, West Chiltington WIhttp://www.wsfwi.co.uk/page2.html
Other womens’ clubsThakeham LadiesAnn Walker 01798 812802
Thakeham RebelsBarbara Laker 01798 812266
Local historyStorrington Museum

West Chiltington Museum Group

www.storringtonmuseum.com

West Chiltington PC website

DanceThakeham Morrishttp://www.thakeham-morris.org.uk/ Tim Everett 01798 815708
Storrington Circle & European Folkdance GroupSue Kewley 01903 744929 suekewley@outlook.com
MusicSandgate Singerswww.sandgatesingers.com
West Chiltington Silver Bandwww.westchiltsilverband.com
RamblingArun Adur Ramblerswww.arun-adur-ramblers.org.uk
Horsham District Councilhttps://www.horsham.gov.uk/leisurepages/Leisure/sports/outdoor-sports/walking
ConservationStorrington Conservation Societyhttp://www.storringtonconserv.org.uk Mick Denness 745971
Sandgate Conservation Grouphttp://www.sandgate-conservation.org.uk/
Amateur DramaticsStorrington Dramatic Societywww.storringtondramatics.co.uk
West Chiltington Dramatic Societywww.wcds.co.uk/

 

W Chilt Theatre Arts Clubhttp://westchiltvillagehall.org/west-chiltington-theatre-arts-club/

Charities and Community service providers

Age UK (Horsham District)http://www.ageuk.org.uk/horshamdistrict/
Independent LivesPulboroughhttp://www.independentlives.org/
Rotary ClubStorrington & Pulborough www.storringtonrotary.org.uk
Round TableStorrington & Districtwww.storrington.roundtable.co.uk/
Lions ClubChanctonbury Lions ClubMalcolm Biggs   T: 01903 743847
RSPBPulborough Brookswww.rspb.org.uk/discoverandenjoynature/seenature/reserves/guide/p/pulboroughbrooks/
Sussex Wildlife Trusthttps://www.sussexwildlifetrust.org.uk/
HDCAdopt-a-Street schemehttps://www.horsham.gov.uk/bins/adopt-a-street
Volunteering (Open Spaces)https://www.horsham.gov.uk/parksandcountryside/parks-and-countryside/get-involved
WSCCCarewise (Care funding advice)carewise@westsussex.gov.uk
LibraryStorringtonhttps://www.westsussex.gov.uk/location-directories/find-a-library/details/api/type/library/view/storrington-library

Education

See our Schools page.

GP Practices               To search GP practices in the area:                           http://www.nhs.uk/Service-Search/GP/LocationSearch/4
Pulborough Medical Group, Spiro Close, Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20 1FG01798 872815

http://www.pmgdoctors.co.uk/

The Glebe Surgery, Monastery Lane, Storrington, West Sussex, RH20 4LR01903 742942

http://www.glebesurgerystorrington.nhs.uk/

Billingshurst Surgery, Roman Way, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9QZ01403 782931

http://www.billingshurstsurgery.co.uk/

Other Health & Wellbeing related
Horsham District Wellbeinghttp://horsham.westsussexwellbeing.org.uk/
Macmillan nursesWest Sussexhttp://www.macmillan.org.uk/Fundraising/Inyourarea/England/Sussex/Sussex.aspx
Mary How TrustCancer prevention charityhttp://www.maryhowtrust.org/

Neighbouring Parish Councils

Links to nearby Parish Councils can be found here, including:

Amberley, Ashington, Parham, Shipley, Storrington & Sullington, Washington, West Chiltington, Wistonwww.storrington.org.uk/amenities/government/

Press & Listings

Sussex Localhttp://www.sussexlocal.net/
County Timeshttp://www.wscountytimes.co.uk/
Storrington.orghttp://www.storrington.org.uk/
West Sussex Infohttp://www.westsussex.info/

Spiritual

CofE:

 

St Mary’s Church, Thakeham

St Mary’s Church, Sullington

https://www.stmarysthakeham.org/
Three Heralds magazinehttp://www.storringtonparishchurch.org.uk/index.php/contact/ARTICLE_ID=7
Catholic:Our Lady of England Catholic Church, StorringtonParish Priest: Fr Charles Howell                 01903 740338                                           Email: storrington@dabnet.org               Website: www.ourladyofengland.com
Methodist:Trinity Methodist Church, StorringtonRev. Graham Locking                                    Tel: 01903 746390 http://www.trinitymethodiststorrington.uk/
Islam:Worthing Islamic Cultural CentreTelephone: 01903 215163
Email: chairman@worthingmasjid.com
Websitewww.worthingmasjid.com
Quaker:Blue Idol, Oldhouse Lane,Coolhamhttp://www.blueidol.org/ www.facebook.com/BlueIdol
Jehovah’s Witness:Kingdom HallMr Nicholas Laker                                   richard-fryer@hotmail.co.uk                        01403 785412

Sports

Leisure CentresStorringtonwww.impulseleisure.co.uk/chanctonbury-sport-and-leisure
Billingshurstwww.placesforpeopleleisure.org/centres/billingshurst-leisure-centre
CricketWest Chiltington & Thakehamhttp://www.westchiltingtonandthakehamcc.co.uk/

 

Storringtonhttp://storringtoncricket.club/
Football (adult)Thakeham Village FChttp://www.thakehamvillagefc.co.uk/
Football (junior)Ashington Cougars

Storrington Vipers

http://www.ashingtoncougarsfc.co.uk

http://www.storringtonvipers.com/

SwimmingClubs

Nearest public pool

www.atlantishorsham.co.uk

See Billingshurst Leisure Centre above.

Other sports, including badminton, cycling, martial arts, rugby, running, squash, table tennis, tennis – seehttp://www.storrington.org.uk/activities/clubs-societies/