Vestment Appeal

There has been an extremely generous response to the appeal for funds to purchase new vestments. Fr David is very grateful and offers his heartfelt thanks. Indeed, we have raised more than the minimum sum needed. This will enable us to also purchase a fine new set of vestments along...

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Arundel First World War Hospital

A hundred years ago St Wilfrid’s Priory, adjacent to St Nicholas’ Church, was a Red Cross convalescent hospital. Working with Arundel Museum, a local group has been researching the hospital and discovering how Arundel people were involved. The story is presented in an exhibition at the Museum until the 26...

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Walkathon

Our 26 mile Walkathon event this year has so far raised just over £1500.00 which is our best amount ever raised. A big thank you yet again to Paul, Sarah, Debbie, Janice and Terry for their enthusiasm and fundraising. They would like to thank everyone who sponsored them. The money...

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Stride and Ride 2017

On Saturday 9th September ten members of St Nicholas took part in Sussex Historic Churches Trust’s annual Stride and Ride event. Blessed with beautiful weather, the walkers set off from the village of Bury and travelled along the Arun Valley back to Arundel. Along the way they took in the...

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Sponsored Walk

Terry Tunmore and a group of walkers will be making their annual St Nicholas 26 mile Walkathon on Saturday 23rd September. They will be following the beautiful South Downs Way from Buriton, near Petersfield, walking back to St Nicholas. A virtual dawn to dusk experience. If the distance is daunting...

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Roof repair nears completion

Early in Spring 2017 the PCC embarked on a project that centred on repairing the worn out and much patched, Parish Office roof. The PCC had pledged £10,000 towards the work and had gained a grant of £52,000 from the final round of the Chancellor of the Exchequer created “Listed...

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Festival Pop up Cafe

During the Arundel Festival St Nicholas’ is once again opening its popular pop up cafe. With reasonably priced teas and coffee, light lunches and delicious cakes, all in the surroundings of Arundel’s 14th century parish church, this is the place to come. Open: Saturday 19th, Sunday 20th, Tuesday 22nd, Wednesday 23rd, Sunday 27th...

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A great year for Arundel School

With the children and staff having a well-earned holiday, we look back at the excellent achievements of our church school (ACE) over the previous academic year. ACADEMIC Year 6 SATS results (national tests in Reading, Writing & Mathematics) – results significantly above the national targets in all three subjects. ACE...

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FEAST Festival Stall

The India Gate have very kindly offered to provide Indian snacks to sell on the FEAST stall during the Arundel Festival. Charlie Smiles will also be giving rides to anyone wanting a tour of the town in his super tuk tuk. Do come and visit this stall , it will...

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