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Bognor Regis, West Sussex

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Bognor Regis, West Sussex

Bognor Regis is a seaside resort town and civil parish in the Arun district of West Sussex, on the south coast of England. It is 55.5 miles south-south-west of London, 24 miles west of Brighton, and 6 miles south-east of the city of Chichester. Other nearby towns include Littlehampton east-north-east and Selsey to the south-west. The nearby villages of Felpham, briefly home to the poet William Blake, and Aldwick are now suburbs of Bognor Regis, along with those of North and South Bersted.
Administrative CountyWest Sussex
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridSZ9399
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth East
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01243
Population22,555 2001 Census (parish of Bognor Regis)

Other names by which Bognor Regis, West Sussex has been known in the past


Bognor Regis, West Sussex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bognor, coast town and watering-place, South Bersted par., W. Sussex, 9½ miles SE. of Chichester and 67 miles SW. of London by rail; pop. 3290; P.O., t.o., 1 Bank, 1 newspaper.

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