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To help you discover more about our beautiful corner of Sussex, bookmark The Great Sussex Way's news and blogs page. You'll find a selection of behind the scenes stories and interviews, special offers and our guides to the best places for walking and cycling, places to entertain the family or teenagers, and even great places to sample sensational Sussex wine.

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The Best West Sussex campsites

Whether it’s the sound of birdsong or rolling waves you’re hoping to wake up to on your camping trip this summer, the perfect pitch is waiting for you in West Sussex. From the rolling hills of the South Downs National Park to the sparkling seas of the beaches of West and East Wittering, one thing’s…

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Free things to do in West Sussex

Free things to do with the family A family day out in Sussex doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, it doesn’t have to cost a penny. With wide expanses of glorious countryside and miles of coastline to explore there's plenty to entertain. Whether you’re exploring the historic City of Chichester…

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Marvellous Multi Generational Holidays

Planning the Perfect 3G Holiday Multigenerational holidays, or 3G holidays, are on the rise. While there are many practical reasons that 3G holidays make sense, the main driver is most likely to be a chance for the whole family to be together outside of the stresses of everyday life. Making memories…

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Food Lover's Guide to West Sussex

In West Sussex, we’re not short of amazing producers and places to eat and drink. From breakfast to dinner and everything in between, there is something to suit every palate and occasion. This is just a glimpse of some of the incredible places we have on our doorstep in West Sussex. We're fortunate…

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Why visit West Sussex

Author and travel writer, Norman Miller offers an insight into some of his West Sussex must-see places - a sneak preview of just a few of the locations included in his new book '111 Places in Chichester and West Sussex That You Shouldn't Miss' which is available now - see below for links to buy…

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Selsey's D-Day heritage

Selsey's secrets under the sea Outside of West Sussex, it isn't widely known that Selsey played a role in the D-Day landings, in the construction of Mulberry Harbours. These huge concrete structures which rose and fell with the tide to enable loading and unloading of materials and supplies to assist…

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Raise a glass to Sussex wine

Toast award-winning Sussex wine With its dry and sunny climate and chalky soil, West Sussex closely mirrors the temperature and terrain of France’s famous champagne region. Boasting over 140 vineyards, Sussex has a growing reputation for producing distinctive sparkling wines. In anticipation of…

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Father's Day in West Sussex

A very Sussex Father's Day With Father's Day falling on Sussex Day, what better opportunity is there to treat the father figure in your life to some of Sussex's finest food and drink or an unforgettable experience? Wine lovers will enjoy sampling West Sussex sparkling wine, car enthusiasts will…

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Live West Sussex summer entertainment

Feel Alive This Summer: The Must-See Live Entertainment in West Sussex Whether you want to feed off the buzz of live music, watch live theatre, attend a talk or simply be entertained and inspired this summer, you’ll find a huge range of entertainment on offer in Chichester and surrounding areas this…

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