Shoreham- by-Sea, Formerly New Shoreham is a town in the district of Adur in West Sussex, England. The site has an area of 9.85 km ² and 19,175 inhabitants ( 2001).

The Shoreham Airport west of the city is the oldest licensed UK airport, among other things, in a scene in the film The Da Vinci Code - The Da Vinci Code occurs.

The place is connected to the rail network.

After the village of five ships of the Royal Navy have been named.



  • Havergal Brian, composer, moved here in 1958 from London
  • Been Leo Sayer, singer, and record producer, born here in 1948
  • Henry Roberts, sailed with James Cook on his second and third trip as a cartographer with
  • Jeffrey Dell, film director and screenwriter.