South Bersted

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South Bersted
Cottage by South Bersted Church.JPG
South Bersted is located in West Sussex
South Bersted
South Bersted
Location within West Sussex
OS grid referenceSU934002
Civil parish
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Historic countySussex
Post townBognor Regis
Postcode districtPO22
FireWest Sussex
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
UK Parliament
List of places
West Sussex
50°47′39″N 0°40′31″W / 50.79403°N 0.67517°W / 50.79403; -0.67517Coordinates: 50°47′39″N 0°40′31″W / 50.79403°N 0.67517°W / 50.79403; -0.67517

South Bersted is a village and parish in the Arun district of West Sussex, England. It forms part of the built up area of Bognor Regis and lies on the A259 and A29 roads one mile (1.6 km) north of the town centre.

The Grade II* listed Church of St. Mary Magdalene[1]

The Anglican parish church of Saint Mary Magdalene is mainly 13th century including the tower. Beginning as a chapel of Pagham it was a separate parish including Bognor by 1465.[2]

South Bersted C of E primary school has gained bronze and silver awards as an Eco-school.[3]


  1. ^ Historic England. "Church of St Mary Magdalene (1190914)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 14 June 2021.
  2. ^ St. Wilfreds Church history
  3. ^ BBC schools page