A27 Schemes rejected

Highways England has finally published the results of its contentious consultation for improvements to the A27 around Chichester – and they reveal a resounding rejection by the public of all five options. Since Christmas there has been growing anger amongst civil, community and business leaders that Highways England had refused to share the public feedback […]

Passengers must have a say if Southern is renationalised, say campaigners

Source: chichester.co.uk “It’s not a surprise,” said the co-founder of a campaigning commuter group to the news that Govia Thameslink (GTR) may be stripped of the Southern franchise. Emily Yates, from the Brighton-based Association of British Commuters, was responding to an article in rail publication Rail Business Intelligence (RBI) that civil servants at the Department […]

Three perspectives on Brexit

Midhurst meeting Last night in Midhurst offered the residents of the Chichester constituency a chance to gain three very different considered, informative and, at times, entertaining perspectives on why Britain should leave the European Union. UKIP Chichester Chairman Andrew Moncreiff introduced to the floor Conservative MP (E. Worthing & Shoreham) Tim Loughton, Vote Leave board […]

Grassroots Out Street Stall in Chichester

Chichester activism The Grassroots Out team will be out in Chichester every Saturday campaigning as part of the nationwide #GoSuperSaturday efforts for the June 23rd referendum. Over 3,500 activists are routinely staffing more than 500 street stalls nationwide and handing out leaflets in an effort to bring the Brexit message to local communities. Watch on YouTube […]

June 23rd – Chichester Vote Leave EU

Historic announcement On the 20th February 2016, the Prime Minister David Cameron made a historic announcement, that the UK will vote on whether to remain in the EU on Thursday 23 June 2016. He said he would be campaigning to remain in a reformed EU – and described the vote as one of the biggest […]

AGM of the Chichester Branch 2015

The AGM took place at 7.00p.m. Wednesday 4th March 2015 at the Assembly Rooms in Chichester. The following officers were elected or re-elected: Andrew Moncrieff – Chairman Michael Mason – Treasurer Catherine Lea – Secretary (resigned as of 6 April 2015) Patricia Hunt – Membership Secretary Bob Wiggins – Website content manager Other Committee Members re-elected […]