CHOOSE TO THRIVE

Well connected, prosperous and progressive – a district embracing growth. Entrepreneurial and creative with an independent spirit; Chichester and the surrounding area has everything you need to enable your business to thrive.

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The Cathedral City of Chichester is the county town of West Sussex and the only city in the county

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One of the safest places to live in the country, with low unemployment and an excellent standard of living for all who come here, regardless of age or interests

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Covering an area of 300 square miles, with a resident population of over 120,000

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Outstanding natural beauty hotspots and stunning historical architecture, plus award-winning entertainment, world-class events and leisure attractions. Each year, our District attracts over 3.5 million visitors who spend over £315 million every year.

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Our bustling community sustains thriving businesses and is home to world-renowned brands including Rolls Royce and Goodwood

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The area extends from the thriving tourist destination of Selsey in the south and encompasses the beautiful market towns of Midhurst and Petworth to the north – both of which are in the South Downs National Park

LOCATE. GROW. THRIVE.

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