Climping beach at sunset
|Clymping shown within West Sussex|
|Area||6.35 km2 (2.45 sq mi) |
|Population||771 (Civil Parish 2011)|
|• Density||121/km2 (310/sq mi)|
|OS grid reference|
|• London||52 miles (84 km) NNE|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Ambulance||South East Coast|
|EU Parliament||South East England|
Clymping is a civil parish containing agricultural and natural sandy land around the hamlet of Climping in the Arun District of West Sussex, England. The parish also contains the coastal hamlet of Atherington. It is three miles (5 km) west of Littlehampton, just north of the A259 road.
A windmill here predates the mid-18th century and survives, unused for wind power, bereft of its sails but kept up and lived in.
Sport and leisure
Clymping has a Non-League football club Clymping F.C. who play at Clymping Village Playing Fields. Clymping FC play in the Sussex County League Division 3. 2012/2013 sees a change in players and playing staff which the club will hope to move into Division 2.
Clymping Cricket Club also play at Clymping Village Playing Fields. The Club's First XI play in the West Sussex Invitational Cricket League, Division 3 and the Second XI play in Division 10 (West).
- "2001 Census: West Sussex – Population by Parish" (PDF). West Sussex County Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 June 2011. Retrieved 29 March 2009.
- Key Statistics; Quick Statistics: Population Density United Kingdom Census 2011 Office for National Statistics Retrieved 21 November 2013