Welcome to the Chidham and Hambrook Parish Council and Village Website. The Parish of Chidham & Hambrook local authority area, formerly called ‘The Parish of Chidham’, is a small, attractive rural parish situated five miles west of Chichester and is comprised of the villages of Hambrook and Chidham with Nutbourne East, now also part of the Chidham & Hambrook parish, after the boundary realignment of 2014.

We live in a lovely and peaceful part of the world. There is a network of public footpaths for walkers, and the beautiful shore and intertidal mudflats of Chichester harbour to enjoy. Otherwise, the land is largely flat, and agricultural, but with sufficient variety and cover for a whole variety of wildlife to exist. With the combination of beautiful countryside and the expanses of Chichester Harbour so close, it is no surprise that walking, horseriding, and sailing are popular activities.

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Latest News

Are you concerned by Traffic Safety in the area?

Published: 27 Jan 23

You are invited to attend a public meeting on Friday 10 February at 7:30pm at Chidham Village Hall to discuss this matter Read More...

Maybush Copse Friends AGM

Published: 27 Jan 23

27th March 2023 - St. Wildrid's Church Hall 7.30pm Read More...

Upcoming Meetings

Planning Committee

16 Feb 23 - 19:30

Full Council

2 Mar 23 - 19:30

Planning Committee

16 Mar 23 - 19:30