Bepton Down was given SSSI status in 1954 under the jurisdiction of Natural England and the site has been managed over the ensuing period by the landowner, which receives grant money for its protection and maintenance.
Rampion announce a £4 million fund which will include supporting organisations working for benefit of Sussex people
Corporate social responsibility, as it is sometimes now termed, really began when Victorian industrialists started wanting to address the social ills of their age, including the poor living conditions of their workers.
Despite representation by many local residents and every attempt of theirs to find an acceptable and workable compromise, the proponents of the ‘Brinsbury Fields’ scheme – Chichester College and Harwoods Garages – still seem determined to pursue what are understandably seen as giant commercial and institutional urban site developments inappropriate to the local countryside.
Over the past few months there have been numerous references in the media, both local and national, to the poor performance of South East Coast Ambulance Service in meeting their targets. My experience is greatly to the contrary.
It emerges that rather than delivering the fabled £350m a week for our NHS – a debunked statistic which has only resurfaced thanks to Boris Johnson’s craving for the limelight – Brexit has, in fact, already driven away almost 10,000 EU staff working on the frontlines of our NHS.
As Arun District Council rest up from completing their version of a local plan which includes a strategic housing plan to build thousands of homes across our small corner of West Sussex, one might be forgiven to assume that ADC will reflect a self-satisfied adminration for what they have produced.
Regarding the article in the September 21 edition of the Observer regarding OneArundel’s decision to support Option 5A in the A27 Arundel Bypass consultation, I would like to point out that no matter how authoritative their statements may appear they are only one of a number of pressure groups seeking to advance their own wishes by accentuating specific aspects of their preferred option or options.