© Friends of West Blatchington Windmill 2020

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Become a friend

New friends are always welcome to;

-  Enjoy free admission to the mill throughout the ‘Open’ season

-  Discover its history and hidden secrets

-  See the ingenuity of our forbears

-  Help maintain our local heritage for future generations

In addition you will receive a regular copy of our newsletter

Annual Membership

ADULT: £5                CHILD: £3                 FAMILY: £12

Life Membership

SINGLE: £50             DOUBLE: £75

Application forms available

  - from the mill              - as a download       - on request via email


You may not be aware that West Blatchington Windmill is only open to the public thanks to a dedicated group of volunteers. We aim to open every Sunday from May to September but need more volunteers if we are to continue the current opening arrangements.

Ideally we like to have a minimum of three volunteers per session; to guide, to sell tickets and souvenirs, and to provide refreshments in our tearoom. All necessary training and support will be given.

Could you spare just 2.5 hours one Sunday afternoon a year to maintain opening this historic monument for the public to enjoy?

If yes, please contact us.

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Friends Newsletter - 'Windmill News'

An annual Newsletter has been produced for members since the Friends began. It has provided valuable updates of the progress of the Windmill through many changes and improvements.

This year, with the appointment of a new editor a decision was taken to increase the number of issues and widen the circulation to non-members to help raise the profile of the Windmill. To date their have been two new issues, May 2018 and August 2018, both available to view/download via the links to the right.

Hard copies can be found in circulation around Hove in the following locations;

- Windmill Shop               - Hove Library                - Hangleton Library                      - West Hove Sainsburys

- Windmill Barn                - Hove Museum             - Hangleton Community Centre

- Knoll Community Centre

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Click to download pdf

Peter Hill


Founder member and current Chair


Joy Ford


Member since 


Andrew Granger-Bevan


Member since

Sue Burgess


Website & Newsletter

Member since