Welcome to Steyning & District

Explore the beautiful towns & villages of Steyning, Bramber, Upper Beeding, Ashurst and Wiston, in the heart of the South Downs.

Latest Information: The buzz is back! After the hardest shock to retail, pubs and eateries in modern times, the buzz and market town atmosphere has returned to Steyning in bucket loads.

Visit Steyning

Steyning & District welcomes the re-opening of its door to the world on December 2nd. We look forward to seeing happy smiling faces as, along with the food shops who have worked tirelessly throughout the crisis, non-essential shops open for business again.  

Market town shopping is the best there is, with so many open spaces, shops, churches, historic buildings and even access to the South Downs National Park, Steyning has it all for a safe day out!

Steyning and the surrounding villages are nestled in a stunning area of West Sussex, 10 miles from Brighton, 4 miles from the coast and in the heart of the South Downs.

Visitors can wander through the picturesque historic high streets to explore independent shops, stop to have a drink or bite to eat, or wander further onto the South Downs Way

With accommodation ranging from boutique bed & breakfasts, self catering cottages or apartments, come and sample some of the tastiest award-winning restaurants, cafes and bars in the Southeast. We’re waiting for you!


Set to start post Lockdown, so aiming for 3rd December for 6 weeks.   Please check this website for confirmed date before visiting.

Join in with solving a mystery involving the disappearance of Father Christmas’ brother – Albert Claus!  His job is to maintain the Christmas Spirit and spread joy bubbles on Christmas day(and after!), but he’s gone missing!

By visiting the trail stops and speaking to each of the cheerful Spirits of Christmas, players will learn what has happened to Albert and, finally, be able to solve the mystery, save him and read a free Christmas Spirit eBook at the end.

One of the 10  ‘Spirits of Christmas’  called Koto  – the  ‘Spirit of Christmas Song’ – can be spotted below and is looking forward to meeting you!

Christmas Spirits animated robin

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Covid-19 Health Information

For the latest medical advice,  assistance and local NHS health guidance go to: steyninghealthcentre.co.uk

Covid-19 General Information

For Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council updates go to: https://steyningpc.gov.uk/?page_id=9949




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