New to Westgate? Here is a list of places of interest within one mile of Westgate, kindly supplied by Lois and the late Brian Cope at no 64. Go exploring!


  • Baptist Church, Sherborne Road
  • Betting shop, Parklands
  • Bishop Luffa School (secondary), Westgate railway end
  • Brewery Field, behind the Record Office: nearest for dog-walkers
  • Butcher, Parklands
  • Centurion Way: former railway line, now a bicycle and dog-walkers track, north to Lavant
  • Chinese takeaway, Parklands
  • Church of England, St Wifrids and Church Hall, Sherborne Road
  • Central and Lancastrian, Orchard St: nearest infant and junior schools
  • Co-op mini-market (open 7am – 10pm) with free cash machine
  • Hairdresser, Parklands Estate
  • Langley House Doctorrs Surgery
  • Library, Tower St
  • Market Cross
  • Novium Museum with Roman Baths, Tower St
  • Parklands Primary School
  • Parklands Doctors Surgery, best local service
  • Post Office and Newsagent, Parklands parade of shops
  • Public Record Office, Orchard St
  • St Paul’s Church, Churchside Northgate
  • Travelodge Hotel, West St
  • West Sussex County Council Offices


  • Chichester City Council House, North St
  • Chichester University, College Lane
  • Festival  Theatre and Minerva Theatre, Oakland’s Park
  • New Park Cinema
  • Post Office, North St (Parklands has less queues)
  • Priory Park: café, cricket, bowls, children’s playground
  • Racquets: Tennis and Fitness Club, Northgate Car Park
  • Ship Hotel, North St
  • St Mary’s Medieval Hospital, St Martin’s Square
  • St Richard’s Hospital, off Spitalfield Lane: nearest A&E


  • Bishop’s Palace
  • Bishop’s Palace Garden
  • Canal Basin and towpath walk
  • Chichester College
  • Chichester Gate leisure development –  cinema, fast food,  Premier Hotel
  • Fishbourne Primary School
  • Fishbourne Roman Palace
  • Prebendal School
  • Railway  Station
  • St Peter and St Marys Church,  Fishbourne
  • St Mary the Virgin Parish Church Apuldram
  • Tesco Supermarket, including a rear entrance
  • Waitrose Supermarket, Via Ravenna
  • Westgate Leisure Centre


  • Boot sale: Sundays on Market Avenue Car Park
  • Bus Station, Southgate
  • Cattle Market {no cattle) open Sat, and a boot sale once a month
  • Cawley Road Doctor’s Surgery
  • Chichester High Schools for Boys and  Girls
  • Christchurch United Reform Church
  • Chichester District Council Offices
  • Law Courts
  • Planetarium
  • Police Station
  • Roman Amphitheatre
  • St Richard’s Primary School
  • St Richard’s RC church
  • Wednesday Market, City Centre all day
  • Farmers’ market, City centre twice monthly

Colin Hicks

Site Admin - Westgate Residents' Association Chichester

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