Celebrations of Midsummer at Weald & Downland Join in the merriment and magic of this important time in the ritual calendar for rural communities across the centuries, which has its roots in religious and pagan traditions. See how rural communities came together to mark the abundance of both food…Read More
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Posts From: May 2023
Gladiators Ready! On your marks for a half term packed full of historical adventures - it's Roman Week! Witness the epic Roman re-enactment, on Tuesday 30th May and watch as gladiators meet each other in combat and see Roman soldiers in action. Learn more about life as a Roman as displays bring to…Read More
Chichester Cathedral now welcomes dogs to join your visit Allowing more visitors who may be visiting the city as part of a walking tour or even on pilgrimage, Chichester Cathedral's new dog friendly policy means your four legged friend can join you as you explore 900 years of history under the…Read More
Once again offering a veritable feast of entertainment, this year's Festival of Chichester is a celebration of all things arts. 2023's Festival runs from Saturday 10th June to Sunday 9th July 2023. Expect to find music across a variety of genres as well as theatre, art exhibitions, poetry and much…Read More
Al Fresco Dining at Chichester Festival Theatre The new Minerva Terrace opens ahead of a programme of outstanding entertainment, offering theatre-goers (and non theatre-goers) a chance to relax while enjoying in a brand new Street Food menu. Food is pre-ordered from the stylish Caper & Berry Street…Read More