. . CLASSES IN WEST SUSSEX – adult and children beginners taught by Vidya Thirunarayan in Chichester on Tuesday evenings. Start the new year with an energetic and creative weekly class, with an opportunity to learn something new whilst keeping fit!. Bharata Natyam is a classical Indian dance form from. . .
Up to four scheduled boat trips daily from 17 th February until 3 rd November. . Our scheduled boat trips operate from the Canal Basin providing 75 minute return trips. A friendly volunteer crew are on board and will be happy to answer questions about the canal history, points of. . .
Afternoon Tea and Guided Tours of Goodwood House are open most Sundays and Mondays, from 3rd March until 28th October 2019, between 1pm – 4. 30pm (last entry 4pm). – £25 per person. NEW for 2019, Goodwood House is open for Afternoon Tea between 11th -14th February and 17th –. . .
A look at humanity through the eyes of a female collector. A collection of works on paper bequest by Elizabeth Mary Parker (née Burney), a criminal psychologist who was inspired to gift her collection to the gallery after attending a tour. Includes etchings by Samuel Palmer, Camille Pissarro and Käthe. . .
Reel Life in the Ancient World. This exciting exhibition revisits one of the most popular periods of history, Ancient Rome, for an entirely new take on one of the world’s great civilisations. The Roman era has inspired storytellers from William Shakespeare to Stanley Kubrick. This exhibition brings together an outstanding. . .
Voyagers from across the globe, in their perennial search for utopia, have long held a fascination with the elusive ideals of ‘the island’ and all that it embodies. The epitome of paradise, it has been used as an emblem of fertility and sanctuary in music, literature and art throughout the. . .
75 years ago Emsworth and the surrounding area played a crucial role in the preparations for D-Day and this is being marked with the exhibition “D-Day for Emsworth and its People” in the David Rudkin Room. This display shows some of the Allied forces’ remarkable achievements and also demonstrates the. . .
YogaBellies Kidz Classes have arrived in Chichester. Fun and interactive sessions for 4-9 year olds to explore yoga postures through themes and stories. We learn to listen to our bodies and the amazing things it can do. We take time to relax, calm our busy minds and connect with others. . . .
YogaBellies for Pregnancy is a safe, inclusive class to take time out for yourself, stretch and strengthen your body as your pregnancy progresses. Learn postures to help alleviate the common ailments of pregnancy, learn breathing techniques and positions for birth and meet other Mummas-to-be, in a safe and inclusive space. . . .
A firm but gentle yoga practice for all levels, sizes and age of yogi. A style created just for women, focusing on hormonal and spiritual balance. Our unique blend of aromatherapy and soothing yoga flow makes this a wonderful session for you to stretch, relax and leave feeling refreshed and. . .
The Leaholme artists’ group represents people from a wide range of backgrounds and encourages participation at different levels of ability. This popular drawing and painting group has been running successfully for many years. The class is made up of a diversity of people from the Chichesterand area and encourages those. . .
YogaBellies Mum & Baby classes are relaxed, welcoming classes giving you time to bond with your baby, rebuild your back, abs & pelvic floor. Join our nurturing, inclusive class, to practise yoga, enjoy some yummy refreshments and meet other new mums. . . .
YogaBellies Baby Massage is a relaxing, welcoming class where you can learn techniques and strokes to help aid digestion, reduce colic, wind and constipation. You’lll understand your baby’s cues and enjoy some special bonding time with your newborn. All whilst meeting other new parents and enjoying cake and a cuppa!. . . .
Celebrated photographer Elizabeth Zeschin, has been using a traditional large format plate view camera to capture the House, Gardens and landscape at Parham and she develops the photographs herself. Discover Elizabeth’s interpretation of Parham before or after exploring the House and Gardens that have inspired her work. . . .
A 6-week course with NVC trainer Jo McHale (MPhii, Cpsychol, Certified Trainer in NVC since 2001). Whether our tendencies are towards either avoidance or reactivity, confrontation and criticism when things aren’t going our way, Nonviolent Communication ( NVC ) shows us how to show up fully, whilst still showing respect. . .
A unique combination of racing, music and dancing come together to create the ultimate outdoor party under the stars. Enjoy evening racing followed by a DJ set from a world-famous music star, complete with a spectacular laser show. This year’s line-up features MK (7 June), Gorgon City (14 June) and. . .
The ultimate south coast party returns to Goodwood Racecourse for another year, meaning that the Three Friday Night After Parties are back!. Catch the shuttle bus down to The Kennels where we will be welcoming our resident DJ, Future Flex, for the ultimate Friday night after party on the Putting. . .
A significant display of the work of German-born artist Walter Nessler (1912 – 2001), who emigrated to Britain in the 1930s. Though not Jewish, he opposed fascist ideology and was denounced as ‘degenerate’ by the Nazi regime. This exhibition examines the breadth and versatility of Nessler’s artistic practice from his. . .
A four-part course looking at the spy film genre from the silent era to the present day. . . This exciting event looks at the genre of spy films, either as fictional espionage – think Le Carré; a basis for fantasy – Bond, of course or as true stories, like. . .
The 2019 Festival will take place from 15 June to 14 July and the Box Office is now open. Exciting plans are afoot for a wealth of events covering classical music, rock, jazz, blues, folk and world music, plus exhibitions, theatre, book talks with authors, poetry, cinema, walks and tours. . .
Wood is an essential building material, for homes, furniture and much more. During this weekend visitors can discover more about how wood was used as a resource in the past and today. There will also be a wide variety of talks and demonstrations from a range of craftspeople including woodland. . .
A Solo Exhibition by Frances Knight. Oils painted on location from nature, working from these “plein air” studies to create larger paintings in her studio. Includes works taken from the Coastal and Chichester area. . . .
COME AND ENJOY A FEW TREATS AND A BIT OF PAMPERING. *GET 2 TREATMENTS OF THE USUAL PRICE OF ONE. RINGANA DEMONSTRATIONS AND CRYSTAL*REIKI RUN THROUGHOUT THE DAY. Over the weekend of 15th & 16th June we will be offering demonstrations of RINGANA organic skin & Body products – DETOX. . .
THURSDAY - SUNDAY. Frances Knight works in oils, outside on location directly from nature, working from these plein-air studies in the studio to create larger paintings that explore further the relationship of colour, light and structure in the landscape. Exhibition will include works based on the Chichester area and its. . .
Treat Dad and Grandad on Father’s Day. Choice of one homemade curry, one side dish and an ale or IPA from Arundel Brewery – all for £16. Other menu items also available. Includes 2 garden passes for every dad and grandad. . . .
Looking to spoil your Dad this fathers day – Sunday 16th June with an award winning Roast dinner?? We strongly recommend booking in early – Serving delicious Lunch between 12. 00 – 17. 00. Check out our menu here – Fathers Day Menu. To book call 01243 539336. . . .
Award-winning artist Heather Gray-Newton is exhibiting paintings and sculptures in the charming Sculpture Garden Studio. Heather will be showing large and medium-sized paintings, original drawings and small sculptures. Admission free. No disabled access. Opening times: SUNDAY , JUNE 16, 10. 30AM-5. 30PM. SATURDAY , JUNE 22, 10. 30AM-5. 30PM. SUNDAY. . .
Exhibition of 30 garden sculptures in a beautiful setting. Also, house and large garden studio containing smaller sculptures, paintings and prints. BBC 1 TV documentary film on Susan Hadley’s sculptures showing Wednesday evenings at 7. 30pm, June 19 and June 26. Booking advisable. Telephone 01243 774142. Admission free. No disabled. . .
Celebrate Sussex Day with a tour of Cocking’s Hidden Gardens. Tickets £5. 00 from the Blue Bell on the day, in aid of the Blue Bell Community Hub Refurbishment Fund, children under 16 are free. This is a unique opportunity to visit a dozen or more gardens in the village. . .
An easy 90-minute walk with a qualified and knowledgeable Green or Blue Badge guide takes you through Chichester’s past within the historic walls of this beautiful city. From Roman times to present day we give an intriguing insight into 2,000 years of Chichester history. Tickets £6. Disabled access. MEET AT. . .
A relaxing cruise and dine option. A generous portion of fish and chips from Chichester’s own award winning LA Fish, tea or coffee, one glass of wine, real ale or fruit juice are all included on our cruise which takes around 2 hours. Additional wine or beer is available to. . .
This has become an eagerly-awaited event at the Festival of Chichester. Multi-award-winning cellist Pavlos Carvalho loves to perform all the Bach solo cello suites and gets totally immersed in them, at the same time conveying his passion to the audience. He will introduce the suites. Tickets £10; students £6; children. . .
Shakespeare’s enduring love story is known the world over. Since its 1965 premiere with The Royal Ballet, Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet has become a modern ballet classic. The choreography captures the emotions of the young couple as they fall in love despite the barriers that finally bring about the. . .
MARK HARTT - PALMER ( CONDUCTOR ). A concert of music to include Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending and Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus and a performance of London 2012 opening ceremony conductor/arranger Robin A Smith’s suite Le Weekend with the composer as piano soloist. Tickets are £15 to. . .
Sidlesham Church, Church Lane, Sidlesham, PO20 7RE
Chichester Voices’ summer concert this year is IN THE MOOD – Gems & Bonbons for a summers’ afternoon!. This will be a delightful hour of madrigals, part-songs, choral gems & fun arrangements of classics (including ‘ Over the Rainbow ’ and ‘ Smoke Gets in Your Eyes’ ) together with. . .
The Moon is our nearest neighbour, and June is the month of the Strawberry Moon. Even with the naked eye, you can see bright regions and darker patches on the Moon. Use binoculars or a telescope and you will see a tremendous amount of detail. The large, dark plains are. . .
This internationally-acclaimed Greek bouzouki band is well loved in Chichester. They return to St John’s Chapel after a spectacular event at Halnaker in 2018. They bring traditional and rebetiko songs from their vast repertoire: songs of simple situations, sad or happy moments, pain, poverty and exile. Tickets £12; students £8;. . .
HALNAKER PARK COTTAGE GARDEN, PARK LANE, HALNAKER, NEAR CHICHESTER, PO18 0QH
THE RUDE MECHANICAL THEATRE. Another sparkling evening of outdoor theatre, with mirth, music and mayhem. The story of Daedalus and his son Ikarus who sell dreams to the good folk of Dreamland in the American Mid-West. But can Ikarus fly?. Come early (from 4 pm) to enjoy the garden, cook. . .