ALL ABOUT our CHARITIES & Community interest company in and around PETWORTH

Petworth and it's surrounding area have plenty of Charities and Community Interest Companies which provide a service to the larger community. This a vital resource for those living, working and visiting our area. 


Plenty of events throughout the year for all the family.




Use some of our town/village halls for your events. Tasing funds to provide a facility for the Parish area. 


 Petworth Business Association logo

Petworth Business Association logo

Petworth Business Association was formed to support its members and promote Petworth to the rest of the world.

If you have a business in the Petworth area then you may consider joining the Petworth Business Association. Our aims are:

Mission Statement:

To foster, enable, and facilitate the success of businesses in the Petworth area.

Join the Petworth Business Association 

Do you have or run a business in the Petworth area? Consider joining the ever­-growing community of businesses in the area to be connected with consumers, other businesses and local affairs. 

The Petworth Business Association exists to foster, enable and facilitate the success of businesses in the Petworth area. PBA:

•      Is the ‘go to’ resource for businesses in the Petworth area

•      Promotes economic activity in the area

•      Delivers benefits that are relevant and valuable

•      Speaks with a strong collective voice and acts as a player in local and regional affairs

•      Keeps members informed of local matters

•      Is financially self­-sustaining

•      Is a good and harmonious partner within the communities of the membership catchment area 

By joining PBA, you’re supporting a proactive local organisation to support a thriving local economy 

How does your business benefit? 

(Discover Petworth, Services and Community Members)

·      Featured on Discover Petworth website under Shop, Eat & Drink, Stay, Services or  Community section including any amendments to your details, pictures etc. 

  • Inclusion in printed Petworth Pages Business Directory (Services members only) 

  • Content & News Distribution via PBA social media & Weekly Update emails 

  • Invites to monthly Networking Events 

  • Your membership also gives you an invite to and a vote at AGM & EGM events

  • Member rates for advertising in the Petworth Pages 

Find out how PBA membership can benefit your business by getting in touch with Harsha Desai at

Networking Dates

Dates for your diary
Nov - 21st - British Legion Club - Next
Dec - 7th (Christmas Party) 

Networking dates for 2019. Time of start 6pm.

Jan - 16th - TBD
Feb - 20th - TBD
March -20th - TBD
April - 17th - TBD
May - 15th The White Horse Graffham.
June - 19th TBD
July - 17th The Three Moles Selham
Sept - 18th TBD
Oct - 16th TBD (AGM)
Nov - 20th TBD
Dec - 11th (Christmas Party)

PBA Committee 2018/2019

Anthony Curl - Chair, Manager of Lloyds Pharmacy
Patricia Hewlett - Deputy Chair, Owner of Patricia Hewlett Designs
David Cresswell - Treasurer
Harsha Desai - Social Media & Membership Secretary
Siobhan Perrigo - Legal Adviser from Anderson Rowntree Solicitors
Chris Woodham - Owner - Therapy
Georgia Willis - Owner of Guilt Lingerie
Richard Hodgson - PAADA Rep, Owner of Kevis House Gallery
Chris Kemp - Town Council Chair