Clubs & Societies

Clubs & Societies

Clubs & Organisations

THE GORDON LODGE OF FREEMASONS meets regularly in Bognor Regis. For more information see the Lodge website at or if you are interested in joining us, in the first place contact the Lodge  Secretary by email at:                                                                                                                                          

BOGNOR REGIS LADIES' PROBUS CLUB we meet at the Inglenook Hotel, Pagham every third Thursday of most months between 12:00 until 3:00.  We are a friendly group of ladies, who meet to enjoy lunch and friendship.  After lunch we have a speaker.  If you would like to join us please contact our Membership Secretary, Stephanie Bennett 01243 849358.                                                                                                                                                            

HEART SUPPORT GROUP (BOGNOR REGIS) Local self help group which welcomes all those who have heart episodes and their supporters. Meetings are at The Chestnut Centre, London Rd, Bognor Regis,PO21 1DE ( behind the public library) at 7.00pm on the 1st Wed. of the month. We also hold exercise sessions  Mon & Fridays 4.45pm to 5.45pm.  Ken Morgan 01243 862685 or                                                                       

PARKINSONS UK is a friendly group for all people with Parkinson’s and their carers. Newell Centre, Chichester 2pm 3rd Monday, January thro’ December; Regis School of Music , Bognor Regis 2pm first Tuesday, not January or August. Also therapies and free games afternoons, choir, tai chi and dance sessions, see our Parkinson’s website.

CANCERWISE (Chichester) - Your local cancer support centre providing counselling, complimentary therapies and group sessions. Tavern House, 4 City Business Centre, Basin Road, Chichester, PO19 8DU 01243 778516

POLYMYAGIA & GIANT CELL ARTERITIS SUPPORT Pagham Village Small Hall on the second Wednesday of each month  .  Call 01243 263866 for details.

CHICHESTER & BOGNOR REGIS OSTEOPOROSIS SUPPORT GROUP First Thursday of the month. Bognor Memorial Hospital Restaurant at 7pm more information is available from Pat Alderton 01243 822615.  

HEADWAY WEST SUSSEX supports people living with Acquired Brain Injury, their families and carers. Providing Support Groups, Counselling and an Information Service.  / 07938 858153


THE ALDWICK PRESERVATION SOCIETY We were founded in 1977, when we purchased the Duck pond.1987 saw the pond confirmed as an "open space", so it now can't be built on. We have carried out various works over the years to continue to make the area a place of peace and beauty. We need regular funds (we are a charity) to keep the projects going, and we have around 4 main events a year plus life time membership of £10. For further information Paul Bignall, Chairman, 27 Willowhale Avenue, 07736 130888, for more info and how you can get involved.


WILLOWHALE FARM RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION including allotments & neighbouring roads. At the Aldwick Parish Council Offices, 88 Pryors Lane. WFRA invite you to Friday mornings at "The Willows" between 10.00am & 12.00 noon except - 1st, 8th, 15th September Come in for a coffee & chat. We welcome all ages and there is no charge.  Members of NORA. email : - 01243 265046

ALDWICK GREEN CONSERVATION SOCIETY  is a voluntary organisation dedicated to conserving Aldwick Village Green and it's environs. We welcome new members and lifetime membership is just £5.00.We hold regular fundraising events, and have a work party on the last Sunday of every month - all ages and abilities welcome. More details: Julie Robinson 868881 or      

BOGNOR REGIS PROBUS CLUB. Retired business and professional men are invited to apply for membership to the Club which meets monthly at the Inglenook Hotel, Pagham, from 12.00 until 3.00, on the third Wednesday of most months. After a  lunch, an invited speaker talks to members. Secretary, Roger Bennett 01243 849358           

Felpham & Middleton Probus Club For details please contact John Paice 01243 870211 or Tony 01243 870812

THE LABURNUM CENTRE is a vibrant and friendly activity and social club for the over 50’s. Over 40 clubs and classes a week . Lyon street in Bognor Regis. 01243 827185                                                                                                                        

BOGNOR REGIS CAMERA CLUB  Please visit our website  for full information including this year’s programme, or telephone Rob - 01243 267642.                                                                

BOGNOR REGIS & DISTRICT DOG TRAINING CLUB is affiliated to the Kennel Club of Great Britain and has to meet strict criteria. Training classes  take place every Thursday and Friday evenings, at the Felpham Village Memorial Hall,  Vicarage Lane, Felpham. Hilary Sykes - 01243 860083                                     

PAGHAM & DISTRICT RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION Coffee Mornings, Pagham Village Hall, 10am - 11.30 am, 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month.  EVERYONE WELCOME. Telephone Ann 01243 264854

BOGNOR REGIS SCOUTS                                                                                   

GIRLGUIDING BOGNOR REGIS -                                                                                                                                          


2ND PAGHAM & ALDWICK GUIDES Fiona on 07930 481 724 .

GROVE HOUSE PATIENT GROUP for more information,for more information please visit

THE R.A.F.A. CLUB New members welcome - no need to be Ex - Service. Great facilities including a fully stocked bar with a choice of real ale. Restaurant. And full size Snooker table. Waterloo Square - 01243 865615.

BOGNOR REGIS ROTARY CLUB meet every Monday at the Bognor Regis Golf Club. Our meetings are on our web site at Info: 07760185270  email:                                        

BOGNOR HOTHAM ROTARY CLUB We meet at the Bognor Regis Golf Club every Tuesday, for more information call 01243 584049 or visit our website -

COFFEE POT MORNING Tues 10-11.45am at the Aldwick Parish Council Offices

WILLOWHALE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION - Provide a variety of activities.  For further information please contact Dennis on  01243-264357 or  Perrie on 01243-267291.

BOGNOR REGIS ROYAL NAVAL ASSOCIATION First Tuesday of every month at the Royal Airforce Association Club, Waterloo Square at 12.30pm. All ex - Royal Navy,  Royal Marines, WRNS and QARNNS are welcome to join as well as all serving. Shipmate Ron Hargest, 106 Pryors Lane, Rose Green, 01243 263645

BOGNOR TEA & CHAT (Chichester Area Mind Ltd) for over 65's  who have or are experiencing problems with mental health.  Call  Joanne Bulis -  074 950 77341

BOGNOR REGIS WEA  For details please contact Lyn Thomas, 01243 861362.

PAGHAM CHESTNUTS CLUB  A club for over 55’s that meets fortnightly on Mondays at Pagham Village Hall 2.00 - 4.00p.m. Minibus available if transport is needed. Contact: Judy Halls 01243 264622                                                                         

TUESDAY FRIENDSHIP CLUB First & third Tuesday at the Methodist Church Hall at 7pm (not January & July to October) Diverse Speakers. All welcome . Contact Lilian Knight  01243 822510                                                                                       

BEFRIENDERS GROUP meets the 1st and the 3rd Wed monthly .12.00 - 2.00p.m. at West Meads Surgery

PAGHAM FRIENDSHIP CLUB  1st Wed. each month at Pagham Village Hall at 2.30pm. We are retired ladies who enjoy social meetings, outings and other events together.  01243 869113.  

CONCORDE SOCIAL CLUB for Widowed, Divorced and Single over 50’s, please contact Alf  01243 821645, Anita 01243 264691, Joy 07985 548610 or visit

ST RICHARDS TODDLERS Gossamer Lane. We meet in Church first at 1.30pm-3.00pm on Thursdays. Mums & Dads /Carers with children. Under 5's welcome. Jo Farmer 268943   email :

THE BOGNOR REGIS LOCAL HISTORY MUSEUM is now open for the season, with new displays for you to enjoy. Entry is FREE. The Museum is situated in West Street and is shown by many maps around the town. On sale are many books on the history of Bognor Regis as well as various toys for the children.  There are also competitions to entertain. Volunteers and Society members work hard behind the Scenes to bring together new and exciting displays for each season. Visit the website for more information: - 

MOTOR NEURONE DISEASE ASSOCIATION West Sussex South Branch. Provides help and support to people living with MND, their families and friends, local support groups, fundraising, equipment and information. Sue:01243 697211 email:

THE BOGNOR REGIS LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY  meets on a Monday evening from 7.30 at The Hub Community Centre, 73 Queensway, and Bognor Regis. (At the junction with Canada Grove, Bognor Regis.  Visitors are always welcome at £3 each. On Monday 9th October the Society guest speaker is Ellen Cheshire who will talk on the history of Film Making in Worthing & Shoreham..This is followed on Monday 13th November by a talk with Andrew Foster on Lindsey Fleming. The Museum is still open for the season, with new displays for you to enjoy.  We will also have copies recent Society publication available.  Volunteers and Society members have worked hard behind the Scenes to bring together new and exciting displays for this season. Visit the website for more information:  

AIR ACES is an aviation talk society, providing regular talks given by experts in many different fields of aviation.  Talks are held on the 4th Monday of each month at 7.30pm at the Chichester Park Hotel,Westhampnett, Chichester. PO19 7QL . We have been in existence for four years and attract 100 or more people for each talk. For more information - Phone: 01243 823007 website:       

BOGNOR MEN’S SHEDS Durban Rd. PO22 9QU 10am -1pm Tue/Wed/Thurs on Facebook or bognorshed@gmail

Keep Fit & Sport

BOGNOR CROQUET CLUB  Contact Mags Baines on 01243 266140 email: our web site is:  to view our events

BOGNOR COUNTRYSIDE AMBLERS Tony Gibson - 01243 263123 -                                                                           

ARUN SPORTS ASSOCIATION FOR THE DISABLED Sundays at The Arena Sports Centre, Bognor at 2.00 - 4.00 p.m. from October until the end of March. - 01243 828695 email:

PAGHAM F.C. 01243 266112 - 07760771099 -                                                                                                 

WEST MEADS KEEP FIT GROUP Tuesdays 2.30pm - 3.30pm at West Meads Centre. Term time only.  contact: Cherry Ward 01243 864529         

BOGNOR REGIS CRICKET CLUB  In conjunction with Aldwick Cricket Club. John Hooker 07967482056

PAGHAM YACHT CLUB Join PYC and be part of an exceptionally  social club that enjoys sailing, fishing, golf, kayaking, windsurfing and much more. You do not have to participate in a sport to join the club and be part of the fun.   contact Steve 07740 054858 or or

MAYWOOD SURGERY Gentle Exercise Class Thursdays 1.00-1.45pm.Eileen Rogers: 07510 154561                                                                        

BOGNOR REGIS ZEN JUDO CLUB every Monday evening 7pm to 9pm (mixed session) All Students and Grades. Pay As You Go £5 per session.  South Bersted Church Hall. 07506689314 or 07904081211                                                                                                                       

BERSTED CARPET BOWLS CLUB Sessions on Monday: 2.00pm - 3.30pm & 3.30pm - 5.00pm, Wednesday:2.00pm - 3.30pm, Friday: 2.00pm - 3.30pm  Kay - 01243 698474              

WEST MEADS CARPET BOWLS CLUB  Tuesday 9.45 am - 11.30am in the Community Hall.  

BOGNOR GOODWOODS SHORT MAT BOWLS CLUB Year-round bowling at St Wilfrids Church Hall, Ellasdale Rd. Tuesday evening 6.30 - 9pm & most Friday mornings. Marion Goodland on 01243 262675                                                                                                                                       

NYETIMBER SHORT MAT BOWLS CLUB Meet at Pagham Village Hall on Monday evenings from 6.00pm - 9pm, Tues and Fri from 2 - 6pm. Ted Moore 01243 268184

WILLOWHALE BOWLS CLUB  5 sessions per week, afternoons & evenings, vacancies on all sessions Willowhale Community Centre. More info: Perrie 01243 267291                                                                                                        

ARUN DISTRICT INDOOR BOWLS CLUB  01243 865091                                                                          

PAGHAM BADMINTON CLUB Tuesday 8.00pm-10.30pm in the Pagham Village Hall - 01243 828961                                                                    

BOGNOR REGIS SQUASH & RACKETBALL CLUB, Hawthorn Road. 01243 823043 / 865462                                                                  

ARUN VOLLEYBALL CLUB Juniors: 6-8pm every Thursday at Six Villages Sport Centre, Westergate and  6-7pm every Friday  at Arun Leisure Centre, Felpham Community College. Ladies session: 8-10pm every Thursday at Six Villages  Men session: 8-10 every Friday at Six Villages Sport Centre. Enquiries to club secretary Olena: on 07779 258 556 or email:

PAGHAM BOWLS CLUB  is  in Swansea Gardens, off Victoria Road North.  During the summer season we hold coaching lessons on a Tuesday morning 10.00 until 11.30hrs. If you are interested in learning to play bowls, please look for our advert about our Open Recruitment Day which usually takes place in May.If you are a bowler and would like to join Pagham Bowls club, please contact Peter Quilter on 01243 864740

BLIND BOWLS Do you know someone who’s registered as partially sighted or registered as blind? Then why not bring them along to us Bognor Beavers Visually Impaired Bowls Club.  We meet most Tuesday afternoons .The visually impaired can and do play bowls very well, of course we can’t play at all without our sighted helpers, so perhaps you could spare a couple hours to help keep us going? No experience required. Annie Cote, Secretary, on 01243 837669

BOGNOR REGIS BOWLS CLUB  Would you like to find a gentle sport that will get you out in the open air - then contact  us on 01243 827787 or visit .We are a friendly club and looking for ladies and gents.  Don't worry if this is a new sport to you, we have free coaching to get you started and then you will be hooked!

PAGHAM CRICKET CLUB Calling all cricketers, aged 7 to 15 years of age, come and have a go at batting & bowling at our friendly club, for more information see under the Colts Section or email Richard at 07971 829144

BOGNOR TENNIS CLUB We are a friendly club offering a warm welcome to everyone interested in playing tennis. Please visit our website or contact Membership Secretary David Roche on 01243 264919 or for a chat.

NORTH MUNDHAM TENNIS CLUB We are a small friendly club with 2 hard courts in the Playing Fields behind North Mundham Primary School. Details; Frances Neave on 01243 782391 or

BOGNOR RUGBY CLUB Tel: 01243 824000

Music & Dance

WEEKLY TEA DANCE at Pagham Village Hall, Wednesday afternoons 2-4pm. All dancing styles. £3 including refreshments. Contact: 01243 931955

THE BOGNOR REGIS MUSIC CLUB 2, Sudley Road.  Visitors especially welcome. For more information and tickets :Chris Coote 01243 773276                                                                                                

WEST SUSSEX GUITAR CLUB WEST SUSSEX GUITAR CLUB We enjoy ensemble classes every Monday afternoon 1.30pm – 3.30pm;  fortnightly at 7.45pm  the Guitar Orchestra, and at 6.30pm the Performance Workshop meet. To join us ring 01243 866462.  We also have professional concerts. Club nights, Festivals and parties. Recital Hall, 46 Sudley Road, Bognor Regis, PO21 1ER

FRIENDS OF THE REGIS SCHOOL OF MUSIC Lovers of Classical Music lovely recital hall at  46, Sudley Rd. Bognor . or   01243 866162 / 462.                                    

BOGNOR REGIS RECORDED MUSIC CLUB  The Season will run from October 6th 2017 to April 6th 2018. Meetings are held from 7.30 pm until 10.00 pm on alternate Fridays in the Rowland Rank Centre, Aldwick Road, PO21 3QQ  (Car parking available) and consist of a presentation, by either a visiting speaker or a member, on a musical theme illustrated with examples on CD, played on high quality equipment. The music is mainly classical but jazz and light music are sometimes included. There is a very friendly atmosphere into which visitors are always welcome (£3 charge, refunded if you join, and tea or coffee and biscuit £1.) For more information go to or contact the Club Secretary Barbara Chaundy on 01243 781306.

REGIS ORGAN AND KEYBOARD CLUB Last Wednesday of each month at 7.00pm. Internationally  recognised organists & keyboard players perform for us - 01243 824070 -  

THE BOGNOR REGIS  INTERNATIONAL DANCE ENSEMBLE Jeneses Art Centre, Linden Rd. Mondays - 7.30pm. For more information please phone 01243 265010 or 

BALANDIS-LILLEY BALLET SCHOOL  Ballet Classes for over 50. Principal - Sandra Lilley. Classes every Friday at North Mundham Village Hall at 10.30. Classical syllabus especially for this age group. 01243 264832                                             

ARUN A CAPPELLA are a friendly group of ladies who enjoy harmony singing.  We meet on Mondays (except Bank Holidays) at Jubilee Hall, off Chalcraft Lane, North Bersted, Bognor Regis PO21 5TU  from 7.30 - 9.45 pm.  and welcome new members aged 16 and over.  or 01243 826448                                                                                                                                   

THE REVUSICALS A friendly group of singers which meets on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm in the Church Hall of St Mary Magdalene, Bersted Street, South Bersted.  New members, both male and female welcome. For information: Irene 01243 855144 or Barbara 01243 266193.                                                  

BOGNOR REGIS SCOTTISH DANCE CLUB Come and join us for an evening of enjoyable dancing every Tuesday evening at Nyewood CE Junior School, during term time. New members always welcome.  For more  information go to Tel: 01243 264038                                            

FELPHAM & MIDDLETON ENGLISH DANCE CLUB Fridays 7.30pm. Small Jubilee Hall, Elmer Rd, Middleton. Tel: 01243 265010 or www.interfolk/                                                                       

COUSTICS GUITAR CLUB A music club open to all acoustic instruments, not just guitars! Playing popular songs from the 1960s onwards in a group format. An inclusive and social club where the emphasis is very much on playing and joining in! Meeting on the first Thursday of the month at The Chichester Inn, West Street, Chichester, 8pm - 10pm. find us on facebook or contact Jon 07974 524871.                                                                                                         

PAGHAM COMMUNITY CHOIR every Monday in term time at Pagham Village Hall at 10am. £5 per session                                                                                                                                                                                                     

REGIS ORGAN AND KEYBOARD CLUB Last Wednesday of each month at 7.00pm. Internationally  recognised organists & keyboard players perform for us - 01243 824070 -                                                

BOGNOR REGIS CONCERT BAND Every Tuesday during term time at the Regis school of music Sudley Rd. 7.30 - 9.30pm. New members always welcome for more info go to                                       

WEST SUSSEX GUITAR CLUB WEST SUSSEX GUITAR CLUB We enjoy ensemble classes every Monday afternoon 1.30pm – 3.30pm;  fortnightly at 7.45pm  the Guitar Orchestra, and at 6.30pm the Performance Workshop meet. To join us ring 01243 866462.  We also have professional concerts. Club nights, Festivals and parties. Recital Hall, 46 Sudley Road, Bognor Regis, PO21 1ER

REGIS SINGERS Wednesdays 6pm-7pm The Recital Hall, Regis School of Music. Email:


Hobbies & Gardening

BOGNOR REGIS & DISTRICT STAMP CLUB 4th Tuesday of each month at Mosse Hall, St Richards Way.7pm for 7.30pm . All welcome. Details :01243 830883

BOGNOR REGIS MILITARY MODELLING & WARGAMING SOCIETY Every Monday at 7.30 - 22.30 at West Meads Community Hall, The Precinct. Info : James Kirk 01243 585668

BOGNOR REGIS AMATEUR ANGLING CLUB Contact Steve 07974497741 or Tony 07766078977   

WESTMEADS DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB  Every Thursday  afternoon 1.15pm - 5.00pm at West Meads Community Hall, to play Duplicate Bridge. Mrs Ray Atwell 01243 544407

THE BOGNOR CLUB, 2 Sudley Road - Learn to play Bridge / refresher . Supervised bridge every Monday 1.45 - 4.30pm £3 per session, no partner needed. 01243 865428

THE BOGNOR SNOOKER CLUB  2 Sudley Road  01243 865428

WILLOWHALE BOOK BREAK Join us to get a first look at the new books in the library  Meeting on the first Thursday of every month 10.30-11.30  Speak to the staff in the library for more information or call us on  01243 265712.                                                                                 

BOGNOR REGIS LIBRARY - Knit and natter – Come along and join in, meet some new people and share hints and tips, beginners welcome, every Wednesday 10am-11am.  Board Games – Come along and meet some new people and try some new games! Every Friday 10.30 am - 12 noon                            

BERSTED GREEN CRAFT GROUP   Enjoy an afternoon of craft. Bersted Green Learning Centre, Hazel Road, £1 including refreshments .1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Eileen Rogers 07926 807816                                                                                                                

THE BRITISH SUGARCRAFT GUILD - BOGNOR REGIS   1st Thursday in the month except Jan & Dec  at 7.30pm at The Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane.    Our Cygnets (ages 7-18) meet several times a year on a Saturday morning from 10am-12.30pm at Jubilee Hall, Shrubbs Drive, Middleton and costs £4.50 with everything provided. For further information contact Jackie Freeman: 

BOGNOR REGIS THEATRE CLUB Travel by coach to theatres in Southampton, Eastbourne, Guildford, Woking etc. 5 pick-up points. Membership £15 pp. Details from Jay Walton - 01243 697856

CHICHESTER FILM & VIDEO MAKERS  Clive Hand - 01243 587152  website:                                                                                                      

THE BOGNOR REGIS MODEL RAILWAY CLUB Tuesdays 7.00-10pm at our clubrooms within the grounds of Aldingbourne Community Sports Centre, Olivers Meadow.   email :

ALDWICK QUILTERS  Fourth Thurs. of the month at 10am, Pagham United  Reformed Church 01243 265960                                                                                               

BOGNOR REGIS ART SOCIETY A friendly group of local artists. We meet on Saturdays to enjoy demonstrations and workshops at the Jubilee Hall, Chalcraft Lane. Come along !

WALBERTON DECORATIVE AND FINE ARTS SOCIETY  Yapton & Ford Village Hall, Main Rd, Yapton, BN18 0ET. The 4th Tues. each month except August & December. At 2.15pm. Nigel Jolley - 01243 542487

FELPHAM ART GROUP is a lively local art group                                                                        

THE FELPHAM BELLES A womens social & craft group. meeting on the 1st Monday of the month at Felpham Village Hall,  Contact: or look us up on Facebook - 01243 830919                                                                                                                                                      

PAGHAM GARDENING FRIENDS Meet most months in Pagham Small Hall on the 3rd Monday from 2.15 - 3.45pm. A friendly group, sharing gardening knowledge, hearing interesting talks and going on occasional outings. Tel: 01243 263437  

WEST BOGNOR FLOWER CLUB  3rd Monday each month. 2pm - 4.30pm at Pagham Village Hall. Each month watch a qualified demonstrator followed by tea and biscuits. We also have social events including workshops and outings. More info 01243 264659.

WEST MEADS GARDEN ASSOCIATION Last Tuesday monthly, 2.30 - 4p.m. at the West Meads Community Centre: 01243 823812                                                                                                                                           

BOGNOR & DISTRICT HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Jubilee Hall, Chalcraft Lane. Fourth Thursday every month (except December) at 7.30. Miss Pat Alderton, Tel: 01243 822615. Email:

FELPHAM ART GROUP. An active and friendly local group with regular demonstrations/workshops/exhibitions held locally in Felpham and Arundel See our website for programme details

ALDWICK REVIVAL WI  3rd Thursday of the month  At 7.30pm in St Wilfrid's Hall, Ellasdale Road PO21 2SG

'ICING ON THE ROCKS' WI  Newtown Sports and Social Club, Greencourt Dr. 01243 830495  

ROSE GREEN WI  Meet at Rowland Rank Centre in Aldwick Road  the 2nd Wed. of the month at 7.45pm   email:                                                  

NORTH BERSTED WI  2nd Thursday each month 2.45pm,Jubilee Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane.

BOGNOR REGIS WI  From January 2019 we will meet at the Gordon Centre, Canada Grove . 01243 582681 -

BOGNOR REGIS AFTERNOON WI   Jenesis Community Arts Centre, Linden Rd, 01243 841528

PAGHAM HARBOUR WI Pagham Village Hall, 4th Tues. monthly 2pm-4pm (except August) 01243 262434

BOGNOR, ALDWICK & FELPHAM NWR  stimulating, enjoyable ladies social group, meets fortnightly for discussions, talks, outings, etc.  Tel or text: 07879 420244

BOGNOR TWINNING entertaining, local social programme, plus close contact with France & Germany. Tel: 01243 863225