Historic Local Environmental Reports

Historical environmental stories in the Findon Valley area

Welcome to the Findon Valley Residents’ Association Archive Environmental Section Posts

Apr 27 2023
Improvements to the Library Surrounds

The Platinum Jubilee Memorial Garden The Findon Valley Residents Association negotiated with West Sussex Council to take on responsibility for the area in front of…Continue reading »

Feb 17 2023
Ash Dieback at The Gallops & Sheepcombe Hanger

Worthing Borough Council Tree Cutting Ash Dieback disease (Hymenosyphus fraxinea) is affecting some Ash trees in the woodland and unfortunately will have to be felled…Continue reading »

Feb 14 2023
Cissbury Fields: WBC Re-naturing Plan

Future Plans for Cissbury Fields: Library display Worthing Borough Council’s plans for re-naturing Cissbury Fields are now on display at Findon Valley Library.Residents are welcome to…Continue reading »

Dec 23 2022
Planting Trees and Shrubs at Cissbury

Volunteers Are Welcome To Plant Trees And Shrubs On Cissbury Fields On Sunday 15th 2023 the Friends of Findon Valley are joining forces with the…Continue reading »

Sep 23 2022
Friends of Findon Valley

Local Volunteers Wanted Findon Valley is surrounded by lovely countryside, the fields of Cissbury, woodland, the Gallops and Downs further north. These open spaces are…Continue reading »

Aug 04 2022
Cissbury Bioblitz

On Thursday 4th August there was a large gathering of people who are involved with the management and ongoing development of Cissbury Fields. Adur and…Continue reading »

Jun 22 2022
Working Parties

Last weekend we weeded the newly planted hedge at the top of Central Avenue and put in some pots of wildflowers which the South Downs…Continue reading »

Jun 18 2022
Flowers and Butterflies

What a lovely time of year it is to walk the fields! Skylarks can often be heard overhead and flowers and butterflies are appearing. It…Continue reading »

May 12 2022
Plant a Tree for the Jubilee

And other good reasons! Oak tree planted by FVRA doing well Planting a tree is a great way to commemorate the jubilee or any occasion.…Continue reading »

Mar 16 2022
Friends of Findon Valley Volunteer Group

We meet once a month on a Saturday morning to carry out a variety of conservation tasks. Often working alongside a council ranger, we have…Continue reading »


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