A dark blue with light blue bottom boat called Dream Catcher on the shingle at east beach with a lobster pot to its left.  The clouds are creating cotton wool white shapes within the blue sky as the sun captures the sea water
Dream Catcher on East Beach, courtesy of CoastalJJ
A couple walk along the sand at  Bill Point beach during low tide as the sun sets.  The Isle of Wight can be seen in the background and sea birds flying overhead
Low Tide at Sunset on Selsey's Sandy Beach, courtesy of CoastalJJ
The tide out at Oval Field Beach revealing a sandy stretch
Sands at Oval Beach, courtesy of CoastalJJ
RSPB Medmerry photograph shot in the Summer capturing the wild flowers and the encroaching sea in the background
RSPB Medmerry in Summer, courtesy of CoastalJJ
The clouds above being reflected in the water below
Sky reflected in the waters at Pagham Harbour, courtesy of CoastalJJ
RSPB Medmerry Beach at Low tide
RSPB Medmerry Beach at low tide, courtesy of CoastalJJ

January 23


15:30 - 18:00

Live music with Willie Austen, at The Seal Pub

January 30


One of Mulberry Marine Experiences regular Beach Cleans, designed to improve the community we live in and love.

Over 30 stall holders in The Selsey Centre between 11am and 3pm

February 24


One of Mulberry Marine Experiences regular Beach Cleans, designed to improve the community we live in and love.

March 26


One of Mulberry Marine Experiences regular Beach Cleans, designed to improve the community we live in and love.

May 14


Postponed till May 2022 -Sixties' Icons Beatles V Stones Live- Vox Beatles and The Rolling Tones Concert presented by M L Productions

Welcome to the UK's best kept secret!

Selsey is a unique seaside town, rich in history and wildlife, at the most southernly tip of West Sussex, 8 miles out into the Solent. With more sunlight hours than anywhere in the UK it is a true destination.

Steeped in the tradition of fishing and internationally famous for its seafood, Selsey is one of the last remaining towns on the South Coast where fishermen can be witnessed bringing in the fresh catch. 

Walking in Selsey

Selsey has a variety of downloadable walking trails via our web app . Trails designed to introduce and explore its rich heritage, wildlife and beautiful natural environment.

Follow the family friendly Bucket and Spade Parade to explore some of Selsey's outdoor spaces, playgrounds and beaches.

Uncover Selsey's rich heritage by walking the History of Service trail and discover the part that Selsey, it's residents and visitors have played during times of conflict.

Seek out the wildlife that makes it's home here through the Sea Life Treasure Hunt and East Beach Pond Wildlife Hunt. 

Walk this way...

Selsey's Beaches

Surrounded by miles of natural beaches on all but the northern side, with its bathing water rated as Excellent, Selsey caters for many water activities, experiences and interests.

Selsey Lifeboat Station

Discover Selsey’s working Lifeboat Station complete with crew on duty 24/7. 
This unique experience is open to visitors 7 days a week from 10.30 until 16:00.

Selsey Seafood

While away the afternoon savouring Selsey's fresh seafood beside the sea it was caught in.  Find out for yourself what makes it so special and why it is sold in some of the top restaurants around the world. 

Sir Patrick Moore

Notable Selsey resident, Sir Patrick Moore, chose Selsey as his home due to the low levels of light pollution found here as well as it's favourable atmospheric conditions.

Selsey Seal Trail

A public arts grant has allowed the creation of a Seal Art Trail, promting the exploration of Selsey, its rich culture, heritage and natural habitats. Designed to include a seat, bike racks, a working telescope and bug hotel.

Tide Times & Weather Forecast

Selsey is shaped by the sea and its tidal movement.  Low tide reveals its sandy beach and uncovers pathways around the coastline.  Plan your day and harmonize with the sea. 

This site uses the latest technology of PWA (progressive web app) to minimise your data usage and loss of connectivity, whilst delivering an efficient and fast browsing experience when out and about exploring Selsey.   To find out how to download the web app Click Here.