I'd like to start my first district dispatch by introducing myself. I'm Adrian Moss, one of the district councillors for Harbour Villages, and I am the new leader of Chichester District Council.
Volunteer archaeologists will be hoping to uncover more secrets beneath Chichester's Priory Park with another dig taking place from 23 May - 6 June, every day except Sundays.
Residents and businesses in the Chichester District who are interested in purchasing affordable solar panels, are being reminded to register their interest in the Solar Together scheme before applications close on 26 May 2023.
The award-winning Chichester Roman Week is back this May half term, celebrating Chichester's vibrant Roman history with a packed programme of district-wide events, including a spectacular re-enactment in Priory Park on Tuesday 30 May.
Chichester District Council is encouraging residents of state pension age to check whether they could claim Pension Credit, which is worth over £3,500 a year on average. Those who claim before 19 May 2023 will also receive the £301 Cost of Living payment.
Last week, the Chichester District and Parish Elections took place. This resulted in 25 Liberal Democrat, five Conservative, four Local Alliance, and two Green Party councillors being elected.
Chichester District Council is reviewing the rules for dogs in public spaces and is asking people to give their views in a new public consultation starting Wednesday 10 May 2023.