I used to wonder why the Pub was so close to the church?

Av Neil. Moralee
Its the same in many English towns and villages.

Dermot and Lizzy run the St. Mary’s Gate Inn and offer a friendly welcome to all regardless of religion.

The St Mary Gate, Arundel Cathedral. The , cathedral church for the catholic diocese of Arundel and Brighton.

Situated in a prominent position in London Road, Arundel, West Sussex, England the cathedral overlooks the ancient town of Arundel on the west bank of the river Arun, where the valley opens out into the coastal plain.