Coronavirus Community Updates

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Rogate Coronavirus Community Information

Email contact for corrections and/or additions to this page:

Rogate Parish Council Plan: RPC Action Summary

Local Information & Contacts:

Rogate Village Website:

Rogate Parish Council:

Trotton Parish Council:

Rogate Community Coming Together Facebook:

Church Facebook: united benefice of Rogate, Terwick, Trotton and Chithurst

Rogate Community: to receive email prompts and alerts 

R & T News Parish Magazine: – Useful community information, updates and links, plus Church News.

R & T News

Kate O’Kelly Updates & Report (Chichester District and WSCC Councillor)

Latest report: Click Here Update 18th May

Previous reports:

Click Here Update 6th April

Click Here Update 20th April

Click Here Update 4th May


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More local (and general) information on our MP’s website:

Government website:

Register for coronavirus support as a clinically extremely vulnerable person:

Chichester District Food Bank – Midhurst

Midhurst Foodbank is located in St Ann’s Hall (green door) to the rear of the church, across the Market Square and up St. Ann’s Hill.

The Foodbank is open at St Ann’s Hall on Friday afternoons from 3.00pm-5.00pm to anyone in need of crisis support.

They are operating a delivery service only during the current coronavirus crisis

They will deliver to you (Rogate/Trotton area).

If you live in Midhurst and the surrounding area and need a food parcel, please phone before Friday 07826 397732 or

Also for all Local Support which you may require please contact the Rector:

The Revd Edward Doyle: 01730 821576

Local Shops – Contact Information

Rogate Village Shop & Post Office: open from 8.00am – 12noon 7days a week.

The Post Office is not open on Saturdays or Sundays. 01730 818471

Elsted Inn – offering food stuffs by order and delivery: 01730 813662

Durleighmarsh Farm Shop & Alexandra’s Kitchen: DELIVERY SERVICE SUSPENDED due to huge demand. Open for personal shoppers. 01730 818286 or

Rother Valley Organics: Delivery Service available for their organic and free range meat.

Morgan’s butchers in Petersfield: are offering a delivery service 01730 264258

Langhams (Lodsworth): will deliver beer Thursdays or Fridays. Minimum order required. 01798 860861

Trotton Estate Vineyards: offer local delivery (Bacchus at trade price) 07787 510383

The Rising Sun at Milland are doing meal deliveries. Check website for details:

Aylingsare now open. Normal Trading Hours:

Southdowns Manor are offering a FREE Hot Meal to Frontline workers and to those in need: (01730 763800)

Southdowns National Park Website has an interactive map showing where to find local suppliers, deliveries and support groups.

Local Updates

Rogate Playgrounds:

To comply with Coronavirus measures instructed by the Government on 23rd March 2020 playgrounds at Hugo Platt and Rogate Recreation Ground are closed.

Tennis Courts are now available. Conditions of use apply:

SSE Petersfield to Fernhurst Road Closure programme to re-commence on Monday 25th May:

Bin Collection pressure has eased: check out the latest information at:

Household Waste Recycling Sites: Sites at Petersfield and Midhurst are now open but with conditions of use. Details in Kate O’Kelly’s report

Chichester District Council Advice on Bonfires: CDC Bonfire Advice