THOUSANDS of pounds have been presented to good causes by Felpham parish councillors.
The grants, which totalled £5,000, went to 16 organisations. They were presented at an event held by Felpham Parish Council at St Mary’s Centre.
The biggest grant was £811.68 to the 1st Felpham Sea Scout Group. A cheque for £750 was given to Felpham Sailing Club.
Groups to receive £500 each were Arun and Chichester Citizen’s Advice Bureau, Bognor Regis Seafront Lights, Felpham Community College, Home Start and Sammy Community Transport.
Bishop Tufnell C of E Junior School received £409.99 and £250 went to LCT Homelink and Aldwick Cricket Club.
The parish council gave £200 to 4Sight and £150 each to the Armed Forces Day committee, Bognor Regis Neighbourhood Watch and Victim Support. Bognor Museum and the town’s stroke support group got £100.