Three crop rule relaxed and £6 million fund for farmers

New measures to help farmers get back on their feet and move on from floods following extreme weather and flooding across England The Government is announcing new measures today (Friday 20 March) to help farmers recover from recent flooding.

Covid-19 News: Southern Rail reduced services

During this challenging time, we’re doing everything we can to help you, to ensure you can travel if you need to, to give you the latest service updates and to ensure the cleanliness of our trains and stations.

Covid-19 update

The number of cases in the county is reported as 16. The number of cases in the UK continue to be reported daily by the Chief Medical Officer.

Plans in place to continue with vital services

Residents and businesses are being reassured by Chichester District Council that vital community services are being prioritised in response to the Coronavirus crisis.


Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announced today that production at the company’s Goodwood-based manufacturing plant will be suspended from Monday 23 March for two weeks.

Emergency Coronavirus Bill

Today the Government will introduce the Emergency Coronavirus Bill to Parliament. The Bill, jointly agreed with the devolved administrations of the UK, gives us the power to fight this virus with everything we’ve got. The powers will only be used when necessary.