East Wittering and Bracklesham

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Coordinates: 50°46′13″N 0°52′25″W / 50.7703°N 0.8737°W / 50.7703; -0.8737

East Wittering and Bracklesham
East Wittering and Bracklesham is located in West Sussex
East Wittering and Bracklesham
East Wittering and Bracklesham
 East Wittering and Bracklesham shown within West Sussex
Area  3.85 km2 (1.49 sq mi) [1]
Population 4,117 [1] 2001 Census
    - Density  1,070 /km2 (2,800 /sq mi)
OS grid reference SZ795973
    - London  60 miles (97 km) NNE 
Civil parish East Wittering and Bracklesham
District Chichester
Shire county West Sussex
Region South East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHICHESTER
Postcode district PO20
Dialling code 01243
Police Sussex
Fire West Sussex
Ambulance South East Coast
EU Parliament South East England
UK Parliament Chichester
Website http://www.ewbpc.org.uk/
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East Wittering and Bracklesham is a civil parish in the Chichester district of West Sussex, England. The parish lies on the coast of the Manhood Peninsula, approximately six miles (9.6 km) southwest of Chichester. It comprises the built up areas of Bracklesham and the eastern half of East Wittering, the western half of which lies within the boundary of West Wittering civil parish.

Landmarks[edit]

The Site of Special Scientific Interest Bracklesham Bay is within the parish. It is an area of biological and geological interest.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "2001 Census: West Sussex – Population by Parish". West Sussex County Council. Retrieved 2 May 2009. 
  2. ^ SSSI Citation — Bracklesham Bay (PDF). Natural England. Retrieved 4 April 2009.