Freedom of the City

Freedom of the City

Chichester-born Astronaut, Tim Peake, receives the Freedom of the City! Major Tim was awarded this honour at a ceremony at the Chichester Festival Theatre on February 25th, 2018. The event was watched by many young people from the schools he attended, Westbourne House...

Chichester Festival Theatre – The Renew Project

While the amazing great white, tent-like temporary ‘Theatre in the Park’ draws the eye to the centre of Oaklands Park, Chichester’s Festival Theatre sits behind hoardings undergoing its ’50 years’ renewal.   The Theatre has organised some ‘behind the scenes’ tours  to...

Chichester ‘Nuggets’

What I love about researching a tour is coming across those ‘nuggets’ of information which capture the imagination, even if they are not instantly relevant to the tour I am preparing. Here are a few recent examples: St Mary’s Hospital, the almshouse...