Bishop of Chichester will be in Midhurst for farewell service

THE Bishop of Chichester, the Rt Rev Dr John Hind will be the guest and preacher at Midhurst parish church on Saturday (March 3) afternoon to celebrate his retirement and period of service to the area over the last ten years.

The church is hosting the event on behalf of the three rural deaneries of Petworth, Midhurst and Westbourne.

Residents across the Rother Valley are invited to the farewell joining the clergy and members of the parish churches across the area.

The service begins at 5pm.