West Sussex

West Sussex 2022/2023

Welcome to the home page of the West Sussex High Sheriff’s website.

High Sheriff


J N Whitmore Esq

Toat House, Toat Lane, Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20 1BZ

Under Sheriff


Kevin Smyth

11 South Street, Ditchling, East Sussex, BN6 8UQ

T: 01273 841042 or 07711 031524

High Sheriffs' Chaplain


Reverend Christopher Allen

2021/2022 High Sheriff
N Hart Esq

2020/2021 High Sheriff
Dr T J C Fooks

2019/2020 High Sheriff
Mrs Davina M Irwin-Clark

2018/2019 High Sheriff
Mrs Caroline Nicholls DL

2017/2018 High Sheriff
The Lady Emma Barnard

2016/2017 High Sheriff
Mark Spofforth OBE

2015/2016 High Sheriff
Mrs D L A Patterson

2014/2015 High Sheriff
Jonathan Charles Lucas Esq

2013/2014 High Sheriff
D P H Burgess Esq MBE
Nr Chichester

2012/2013 High Sheriff
A P Stephenson Clarke Esq
Haywards Heath

2011/2012 High Sheriff
D H Tupper Esq DL
Petworth

2010/2011 High Sheriff
Mrs E Bennett
Haywards Heath

2009/2010 High Sheriff
S F Knight Esq
Petworth

2008/2009 High Sheriff
Sir Richard Kleinwort Bt DL
Haywards Heath