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Denmans
Join Jo Dowers for a 3-hour contemporary watercolour workshop experimenting with a variety of water based media in the beautiful & peaceful environment of Denmans Garden. Suitable for all abilities. The workshop fee for each session is £35 and includes all materials, light refreshments, and entrance into the garden. For. . .
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Outdoors sports

Cycle from Selsey to Brick Kiln Garden Centre and return

1 June 2019, 10:00 - 15:00

Selsey PO20 0LF

What a lovely way to start the weekend and the first day of June. The Manhood Peninsula is blessed with a lot of tracks and quiet country lanes and this is an opportunity to discover local cycle routes. We will take a leisurely cycle ride from Selsey to Brick Kiln. . .
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Photo Walkshop in Emsworth

1 June 2019, 10:00 - 13:00

Emsworth Square, PO10 7AR

Photo Walkshop in Emsworth. Join professional photographer Paul Gonella for one of his trademark ‘photo walkshops’ in the Harbour town of Emsworth. For all abilities and photo equipment. Fee: £20. Booking essential: at www. conservancy. co. uk or phone 01243 513275. . . .
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YogaBellies Charity Open Day

1 June 2019, 10:00 - 14:30

Tim Peake Centre Chichester, PO19 8AE

Come along and try out free tasters of my classes ( SPACES MUST BE BOOKED ). YogaBellies for Pregnancy. YogaBellies for Mum & Baby. Little Angels Toddler Yoga. YogaBellies Kidz (4-9yrs). Teens (10yrs +). Women’s Yoga (including a mini head massage). Browse products and services from local businesses. Enjoy some. . .
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Arts

Family Fun Day

1 June 2019, 10:00 - 14:00

| Pallant House Gallery

Entry to the gallery will be free for families, with lots of creative activities to get stuck in to. . . .
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New Vision Light Workers

1 June 2019, 10:30 - 12:30

Hamblin Library

A group that meets regularly each month to provide a mutually nourishing and supportive environment for spiritual practice and development. These two-hour sessions include an opening attunement, a closing visualisation and meditation, and open discussion on a range of topics. There is a lot of laughter as we try not. . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

1 June 2019, 12:15 - 14:00

Chichester

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. . .
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Come and learn techniques and tips from a master of watercolour. . . .
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John Mason Lecture

1 June 2019, 19:30

Selsey PO20 0RB

We are delighted to announce a lecture by the celebrated astronomer Dr John Mason MBE. Selsey is renowned for its connections with astronomy thanks to the pioneering work of Sir Patrick Moore. Those of us fortunate to have been to previous Dr Mason lectures will recognise that he is a. . .
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Outdoors

Selsey Open Gardens

2 June 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

Selsey

The Selsey Walking and Outdoor Festival in conjunction with the Selsey Gardening Club is pleased to have organised around 20 gardens for you to visit. The event has been designed to offer an enjoyable day out, so whether its individuals, families or groups there is something of interest for everyone. . . .
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Introduction to Shoreline Fishing

2 June 2019, 10:00 - 12:30

Harbour Education Centre, Dell Quay, PO20 7EE

Join members of the Apuldram Fishing Club, who have a clubhouse on the quay, for a chat about fishing and to have a go at shoreline fishing off the quay. For all abilities. Bring a rod if you have one but there will be a couple of rods available to. . .
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Afternoon Tea

2 June 2019, 14:30 - 16:15

Chichester

Enjoy the canal scenery while relaxing with an afternoon tea. Scones with jam and cream, dainty finger sandwiches, tasty sweet treats and lots of tea equals heaven for many Brits! All of this is included on our afternoon tea cruise which takes around 2 hours and includes a choice of. . .
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As Summer approaches, we become more aware of our nearest star – the Sun. We feel its heat on a sunny day, and its light is all around us. Come to the Planetarium as we probe the mysteries of this local star of ours. Journey from the unimaginable heat of. . .
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Chi Kung - Every Monday

3 June 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Hamblin Hall

Chi Kung is a really powerful system of exercise which combines breath, movement, and awareness to promote good health. A Chi Kung class teaches simple exercises that can be done in a few minutes at home, and provides a space where you can tune into what your body needs. Chi. . .
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YogaBellies Kidz

3 June - 8 July 2019, 16:30 - 17:15

Tim Peake Centre, Chichester, PO19 8AE

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. . . .
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YogaBellies for Pregnancy

3 June - 16 December 2019, 19:00 - 20:15

Tim PEake Centre, Chichester PO19 8AE

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. . . .
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Luna by YogaBellies (for ALL women)

3 June - 16 December 2019, 20:30 - 21:30

Tim Peake Centre, Chichester, PO19 8AE

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. . .
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Eight artists found inspiration to create a body of work that expressed their distinct responses. Exhibiting artists are Linda Nevill, Jennifer Smith, Sue England, Carolyn Mackwood, Amy Tattersall, Maggie Bacon, Bea Veness and Sam McCormack. . . .
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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. . .
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OCTAGON GROUP EXHIBITION

4 - 9 June 2019, 10:00 - 16:30

| Oxmarket Gallery

The heart of the matter’. A group of artists interpret ‘The heart of the matter’ – 8 different artists, 8 diverse approaches and interpretations of this exciting theme. . . .
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Chichester Cathedral’s popular lunchtime concerts take place on Tuesdays at 1. 10pm during term time, in the spectacular setting of the Cathedral Nave. They are free and last approximately 50 minutes. You are welcome to come and go as you please. Coffee is available at no extra charge, and some. . .
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Creative Writing

4 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:30

Hamblin Library

Creative Writing Group with Patricia Claxton. It’s never too late to discover your creativity.   Have you often thought about doing some creative writing but haven’t taken action?  Well, here is an opportunity to have a go. No previous experience necessary. Everyone is welcome to join us on this journey. . .
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Creative Crafters

4 June 2019, 14:15 - 15:45

Boston Tea Party

Enjoy grown up creative fun! You will be warmly welcomed to our Creative Crafters events and you will find them great fun! You will be warmly welcomed to our Creative Crafters events and you will find them great fun! Sessions are relaxed and no previous experience is necessary – this is. . .
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Yoga Play

4 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:00

Downview Hall, East Wittering

Yoga Play – Every Tuesday – 6:00-7:00pm – £6 per person. Yoga play is a flow-based class and has a different focus every week, to ensure the body gets the variety it craves to thrive. Various options and modifications are suggested so you can play with what feels best for. . .
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The Seals in Chichester and Langstone Harbours - Talk

4 June 2019, 18:30 - 20:00

Harbour Education Centre, Dell Quay, PO20 7EE

A talk about the Common and Grey seals in our local harbours using information from the surveys now carried out on a regular basis. With naturalist John Arnott, expert on marine mammals. Fee: £5. Booking essential: at www. conservancy. co. uk or phone 01243 513275. . . .
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YogaBellies for Mum & Baby

5 June - 10 July 2019, 10:00 - 11:55

Tim Peake Centre, Chichester, PO19 8AE

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. . . .
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One of a series of workshops for family and local historians. Tickets: £7. 50 (non-refundable) – please book in advance. . . .
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YogaBellies Baby Massage

5 June - 3 July 2019, 12:00 - 13:00

Tim PEake Centre, Chichester, PO19 8AE

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!. . . .
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Patchwork has never been so cool – and rightly so as it is great fun and produces beautiful results. This course is suitable for the complete beginner, and teaches use of the rotary cutter and mat for quick, easy patchwork. You will make the whole quilt top during the sessions,. . .
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Parham Artist in Residence Exhibition

5 - 30 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00

Parham House and Gardens

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. . . .
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Mindfulness Practice

5 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:30

Hamblin Hall

Held on the first Wednesday of each month from 2:00 pm -3:30 pm in the library at the Hamblin Centre. If you enjoy practising Mindfulness on a regular basis, it can be helpful to join others for support in your own practice. There will be Mindful meditation, a poem or. . .
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Thomas Coryat: Jeremy Tomlinson

5 June 2019, 14:00 - 16:00

Boxgrove Village Hall

Jeremy will talk about Thomas Coryat, (c. 1577-1617) the English traveller and writer of the late Elizabethan and early Jacobean age. . . .
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Anna Gonzalez Noguchi (b. 1992) is a half-Spanish and Japanese artist based in London and in Athens, Greece. She graduated from the Royal College of Art (MA Sculpture) in 2016/2018. Her recent exhibitions include To the Core , The White Crypt, London (2018), Nomadic Vitrine at Recent Activity, Birmingham, Northampton. . .
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Join me at Bill’s Restaurant in Chichester to learn how to make your own lasting Paper Rose. I will teach you step by step how to make your flower that you can treasure. Cost– £35 each. This includes all tuition, materials and a glass of fizz (can be replaced with. . .
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Heart Community Meetings

5 June 2019, 19:00 - 21:00

Hamblin Library

Meetings held fortnightly in the library at the Hamblin Centre, Join this new community which provides a safe, expertly-held space in which to share challenges, joys and experiences. Meditation techniques and heart-opening mantras will be used, as well as other effective tools to bring change and freedom. The Heart Community. . .
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Singing for all

5 June 2019, 20:30 - 21:30

Hamblin Hall

Come sing with us! Everyone is welcome to this series of workshops in which we  we will sing together for enjoyment, health and relaxation and  run by Marcus James Sly.   Together we will create a safe and welcoming space to explore our voices, and free ourselves to make beautiful. . .
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New Cocktail Menu Launch

6 June 2019

Purchases Bar and Restaurant

Our wonderful bar staff have had the difficult job of re-jazzing our famous cocktail menu. Just imagine, hours and hours spent mixing, muddling, measuring and of course – tasting & testing! But now we need YOU to tell us what you think. Join us on Thursday and through the rest. . .
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Yoga HIIT

6 June 2019, 07:30 - 08:15

Downviwe Hall, East Wittering

Yoga HIIT – Every Thursday – 07:30-8:15am – £5. 00 per person. HIIT workouts have been scientifically proven to get results fast and after effects can last 24-28 hours after you’ve exercised. What better way to get your exercise done quickly and keep your body in shape for the beach!. . . .
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Yoga HIIT

6 June 2019, 09:00 - 09:45

Downview Hall, East Wittering

Yoga HIIT – Every Thursday – 09:00-09:45am – £5. 00 per person. HIIT workouts have been scientifically proven to get results fast and after effects can last 24-28 hours after you’ve exercised. What better way to get your exercise done quickly and keep your body in shape for the beach!. . . .
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Harbour Creekies: Northney

6 June 2019, 10:00 - 12:00

Northney Farm Tea Rooms, Northney, PO11 0RX

A slower paced walk of up to 2 miles with Judi Darley, Conservancy walk leader, from Northney Farm to view the Harbour at North Common. Afterwards choose to stop at the Northney Tea Rooms for coffee or lunch. Fee: £5 cash on the day or free to FRIENDSCH members, to. . .
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Tiny Treasures

6 June 2019, 10:00 - 11:30

New Park Centre

Tiny Treasures is a 90 minute session, where we use your baby’s footprints to create beautiful keepsakes that you will treasure forever! Babies can be 0 – 6 months old or slightly older if they are still non-mobile – this is really important as we work on the floor with. . .
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Graeme Payne, back by popular demand, gives a colourful and amusing tour of these unique icons of our British seaside resorts. Chosen Charity: Child Rescue in India – a charity that rescues abandoned street children and educates them in readiness for a better life. . . .
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Courageous & Compassionate Communication Course

6 June - 11 July 2019, 19:00 - 21:00

Hamblin Library

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. . .
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The perfect event to find all you need to make your garden (and home!) grow. A great opportunity to explore what’s on the doorstep; source new talent, designers and artisans. Browse affordable and handpicked stands showcasing the latest specialist plants, garden and home accessories, art, design, sculpture, fashion, gifts and. . .
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Plenty

7 - 29 June 2019

Chichester Festival Theatre

Rachael Stirling plays former secret agent Susan Traherne, battling for her body and mind as Britain loses its pre-war role in the world, in David Hare’s explosive modern classic. . . .
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Three Friday Nights

7 - 21 June 2019, 15:30 - 22:00

| Goodwood Racecourse

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. . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

7 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:45

Chichester

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. . .
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Find out the challenges and benefits of setting up a Martian colony and also the dangers inherent in space exploration. The challenges are great, but with perseverance and modern engineering these are not insurmountable. See how humans may get there and what will be needed for survival. Explore with us. . .
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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. . .
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World Gin Day

8 June 2019

Purchases Bar and Restaurant

Everyone loves a good Gin and Tonic and luckily we will have plenty of new varieties to choose from on our new snazzy cocktail menu, launching next week!. Blended by our expert in-house mixologists, our new vibrant combinations will invigorate the senses and have you smiling from ear to ear. . . .
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Walter Nessler: Postwar Optimist

8 June - 6 October 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

| Pallant House Gallery

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. . .
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Activities all Day. Food and Drink available Football – 2. 30pm Film – Wreck it Ralph Breaks the Internet 2. 30pm Dance Performance – 5pm Rounders match – 5. 30pm Live Music – The Shore Things 6. 30pm. Karaoke – 8. 30pm. . . .
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How the Chichester Repair C afé works. One item per visitor, please. All repairs are carried out at visitors’ own risk. Advice and repairs carried out by our experienced volunteers is free. We welcome donations towards running future Repair Cafés. Look after your children, especially where tools are being used. . . .
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This is a rare chance for you and all the family to experience cycling in an entirely traffic-free environment. Drop-in skills sessions are also available. Between 11. 00am and 12. 45pm the Goodwood circuit will be open to all levels of cyclist wishing to experience riding the smooth tarmac circuit,. . .
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Join us at the Crate and Apple on the 9th June for our locally renowned Quiz night. Quiz master Simon Tooley will take our brains on a test of strength and agility all in good humour. Price for entry is £6 (per person) of which £2 goes back into the. . .
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Join us on for a Day of Dance at the Museum. There will be a number of morris sides dancing in different locations at the Museum, including in the market square area. With music, song and some chances to join in too!. Draft programme for the Day of Dance. INFORMATION. . .
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Bosham Open Gardens

9 June 2019, 11:00 - 17:00

Bosham

A small, picturesque village on one of the small inlets of Chichester Harbour, Bosham is renowned for its ancient church, as well as its historic links with King Canute, King Harold and the Bayeux Tapestry. . This biennial event offers a rare opportunity to visit many private gardens in and. . .
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Family Race Day

9 June 2019, 11:30 - 18:30

| Goodwood Racecourse

The ultimate family day out, complete with traditional fairground, exciting ‘behind-the-scenes’ Racecourse tours, trips to the race start and an action-packed afternoon of horseracing. Tickets from £15 (under 18s go free). . . .
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On late Winter and early Springtime evenings – if the skies are clear – we can see some magnificent star patterns including Orion, the Hunter, and his retinue. There is also a fine display of planets: Mercury may be glimpsed low down in the south-western sky after sunset during the. . .
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Chi Kung - Every Monday

10 June 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Hamblin Hall

Chi Kung is a really powerful system of exercise which combines breath, movement, and awareness to promote good health. A Chi Kung class teaches simple exercises that can be done in a few minutes at home, and provides a space where you can tune into what your body needs. Chi. . .
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Join us at this fabulous venue for our monthly evening meeting, where we will have a guest speaker from the Hamblin Trust and refreshments from Waitrose. The Hamblin Trust is a registered charity and company founded to continue the work of thinker and writer, Henry Thomas Hamblin. Hamblin believed that. . .
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Chichester Cathedral’s popular Lunchtime Concerts take place on Tuesdays (during term time) at 1. 10pm, in the spectacular setting of the Cathedral Nave. They are free and last approximately 50 minutes (there is a retiring collection). You are welcome to come and go as you please. Coffee is available at. . .
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Yoga Play

11 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:00

Downview Hall, East Wittering

Yoga Play – Every Tuesday – 6:00-7:00pm – £6 per person. Yoga play is a flow-based class and has a different focus every week, to ensure the body gets the variety it craves to thrive. Various options and modifications are suggested so you can play with what feels best for. . .
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This monthly breakfast provides a friendly, relaxed and informative environment for local businesses to network and improve your business profile locally, with guest speaker Dianne Lambdin, Sussex HR Hub and a delicious full English breakfast. Includes full English breakfast (please specify any dietary requirements when booking , thank you). Cost:. . .
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Meditation for Everyone

12 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00

Hamblin Library

These friendly, welcoming sessions, held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, are open to members and visitors alike to explore different methods of meditating in beautiful surroundings in our meditation snctuary, situated in the grounds of the Hamblin Centre. No previous experience of meditating is required, indeed,. . .
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MUSEUM EVENING WALK

12 June 2019, 18:00 - 20:00

Emsworth

The second of four Evening Walks around Emsworth will again be led by Christine Bury and reveal yet more about the history of this former medieval hamlet. The walk will start and finish at the Museum in North Street, begin promptly at 6pm and take from 1. 5 to 2. . .
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Singing for all

12 June 2019, 20:30 - 21:30

Hamblin Hall

Come sing with us! Everyone is welcome to this series of workshops in which we  we will sing together for enjoyment, health and relaxation and  run by Marcus James Sly.   Together we will create a safe and welcoming space to explore our voices, and free ourselves to make beautiful. . .
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Yoga HIIT

13 June 2019, 07:30 - 08:15

Downview Hall, East Wittering

Yoga HIIT – Every Thursday – 07:30-8:15am – £5. 00 per person. HIIT workouts have been scientifically proven to get results fast and after effects can last 24-28 hours after you’ve exercised. What better way to get your exercise done quickly and keep your body in shape for the beach!. . . .
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Yoga HIIT

13 June 2019, 09:00 - 09:45

Downview Hall, East Wittering

Yoga HIIT – Every Thursday – 09:00-09:45am – £5. 00 per person. HIIT workouts have been scientifically proven to get results fast and after effects can last 24-28 hours after you’ve exercised. What better way to get your exercise done quickly and keep your body in shape for the beach!. . . .
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Chichester Pickers

13 June 2019, 19:45 - 23:00

| The Chichester Inn

Chichester Pickers is an informal Acoustic Music club which meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday evening. We do not “plug in” but one large condenser mic is provided for all. We welcome all musical genres and all skill levels, as long as you can entertain a listening audience for up. . .
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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. . .
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Melody for the Mind

14 June 2019, 10:45 - 11:45

| Chichester Library

An informal singing group for people living with dementia and Parkinson’s disease, and their families & carers. Enjoy refreshments and a chat, followed by singing in a relaxed and supportive environment. . . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

14 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:45

Chichester

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. . .
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The brilliant planet Jupiter is visible throughout the night during the current winter months, moving slowly against the background stars of Leo, (The Lion), and Virgo, (The Maiden). It is very obvious in the southern sky. Jupiter is the largest planet of the Sun’s family. It is a world of. . .
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Festival of Chichester 2019

15 June - 14 July 2019

Chichester

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. . .
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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. . .
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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. . . .
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Balance Yoga Workshop

15 June 2019, 09:00 - 12:00

Church of St Peter & St Mary, Fishbourne Parish Church Hall, Fishbourne, PO19 3XT

Balance in life, balance of body and mind. Join us for a morning, working from the feet up, exploring how we balance, what we use to judge our position in space and time, what it means for us and how we can use yoga as tool to create a greater. . .
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A new study group with Tracey McEachran. Attendance at each session is recommended for full benefit. An insightful journey into personal development through six titles. Some work between sessions will be required. “Never underestimate the power of a group to facilitate positive change for the individual. " Tracey McEachran. 19. . .
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RELAX REVIVE & REVITALISE

15 - 16 June 2019, 10:00 - 18:30

Barley Cottage, Hoe lane, Flansham, Bognor Regis, PO22 8NT

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. . .
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CHIDHAM SCHOOL ART EXHIBITION

15 June 2019, 10:00 - 15:00

MAIN HALL, CHIDHAM PAROCHIAL PRIMARY SCHOOL, PO18 8TH

The children of Chidham School are holding an art week, culminating in an exhibition open to family and the wider community. Every child in the school will show their work, with prizes for each year group. There will be a pop-up café run by the school PTFA. Admission free. Disabled. . .
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Coastal Painting

15 June 2019, 10:30 - 16:30

| Unlimited Creative

Have you ever wanted to paint a beautiful seascape or coastal scene? Spend a whole day learning techniques associated with water with Mark Weston. . . .
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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. . .
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Join author/illustrator Sophy Henn for stories, draw-alongs and some mind-blowing life-size facts in this jam-packed event which includes Bad Nana (early reader), Lifesize (non-fiction), Almost Anything and her brand-new picture book Super Duper You! For children ages four to eight. Free admission. Book on Eventbrite. Disabled access. . . .
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CHICHESTER COMMUNITY THEATRE. Three short plays by N F Simpson to celebrate the centenary of his birth. He was a proponent of The Theatre of the Absurd and his work mixes a comic brew from Lewis Carroll to W S Gilbert and The Goons. Gladly Otherwise, OH and Have Done. . .
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Music

CHI-FEST

15 June 2019, 12:00 - 21:00

| Chichester College

Chichester College comes to life with nine hours of live music. A host of bands are set to perform, showcasing the talents of students (past and present) as well as local groups, musicians and performers. ChiFest is a fantastic, free family day out, with lots to keep the kids entertained. . . .
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Spend around one and a half hours with one of our experienced guides walking round Chichester, hearing fascinating details about the past and present of the city, learning about some of the interesting buildings and seeing the nooks and crannies of some of the historical back streets. Tickets £5. Disabled. . .
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Afternoon Tea

15 June 2019, 14:30 - 16:15

Chichester

Enjoy the canal scenery while relaxing with an afternoon tea. Scones with jam and cream, dainty finger sandwiches, tasty sweet treats and lots of tea equals heaven for many Brits! All of this is included on our afternoon tea cruise which takes around 2 hours and includes a choice of. . .
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Summer Charity Concert to be held at St Paul’s Church, Chichester on Saturday 15th June 2019 at 3pm. Entry at door £5 suggested donation. Enjoy a mix of Rock, pop, gospel and musicals. Raffle in the interval. All proceeds in aid of CancerWise. . . .
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Guitars in the Garden play café music, genre from Bach to Blues, Django to contemporary, which is interspersed with voice. The venue is the lovely restaurant garden of West Dean, with beautiful views of the Downs. The restaurant will be open for food and drink. Tickets £8. Disabled access. . . .
Monarchy
Calling all Queen fans. Monarchy, the ultimate tribute to Queen, your chance to re-live the magic of Queen with this most authentic band, all of whose members are Queen Fan Club enthusiasts. Undoubtedly, the definitive tribute to Queen and Freddie is bound to wow you. Tickets £20. Disabled access. . . .
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A delicious evening of summer tunes for all to enjoy, tastefully and stylishly served up by your local brass band in the magnificent St Paul’s, Churchside. Our music will certainly nourish you but we’re also offering free interval refreshments and a chance to win prizes in our popular raffle. Tickets. . .
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Steely Dan were one of the most iconic bands of all time, revered for their musicianship and song-writing prowess. Simply Dan offer a one-off chance to experience Steely Dan’s seminal album AJA live plus back catalogue of hits. Don’t miss this great night out! Support: Ruby & The Acoustic Stone. . . .
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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. . . .
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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. . . .
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Arts

HEATHER GRAY-NEWTON AT THE SCULPTURE GARDEN STUDIO

16 June - 14 July 2019

44 PARKLANDS ROAD, CHICHESTER, PO19 3DT

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. . .
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Arts

THE SCULPTURE GARDEN, SUSAN HADLEY SCULPTURES

16 June - 14 July 2019

44 PARKLANDS ROAD, CHICHESTER, PO19 3DT

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. . .
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Outdoors

Cocking's Hidden Gardens

16 June 2019, 11:00 - 17:00

Cocking Village, West Sussex

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. . .
eucharist
Sung Eucharist to mark the beginning of the Festival of Chichester. All welcome. Free admission. Disabled access. . . .
chi tour
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. . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

16 June 2019, 12:15 - 14:00

Chichester

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. . .
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Music

Pavlos Carvalho - Cello

16 June 2019, 13:00 - 14:00

| St John's Chapel

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. . .
romeo and juliet
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. . .
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Music

CHICHESTER SINFONIETTA CONCERT FOR HEADWAY WEST SUSSEX

16 June 2019, 15:00

Christ Church Chichester

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. . .
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Music

In the Mood - gems & bonbons for a summer's afternoon

16 June 2019, 15:00 - 16:00

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. . .
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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. . .
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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;. . .
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Music Outdoors theatre

IKARUS INC

16 June 2019, 19:30

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. . .
Andrew Bain
AN EXHIBITION BY ANDREW BAIN. Andrew exhibits watercolour views and impressions of the city that is now his home in retirement from architecture. Free admission. Disabled access. MONDAY , JUNE 17- SATURDAY , JUNE 29; MONDAY - FRIDAY , 9AM-7PM. , SATURDAY , 9AM-5PM; SUNDAYS CLOSED. . . .
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A launch exhibition showing illustrations by Lauren Alderslade of some of the characters from The Bowdleflode Stories by Neil Lawson Baker which are a part of a worldwide project to encourage creativity in young children and link them to supporting Endangered Species. Website. . . .
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Chi Kung - Every Monday

17 June 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Hamblin Hall

Chi Kung is a really powerful system of exercise which combines breath, movement, and awareness to promote good health. A Chi Kung class teaches simple exercises that can be done in a few minutes at home, and provides a space where you can tune into what your body needs. Chi. . .
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Festivals, processions and celebrations in late medieval and Renaissance art. The art of the late Middle Ages can give us a vivid picture of life at that time, which is depicted with increasing realism as we move into the Renaissance period. The paintings also recreate the atmosphere of the popular. . .
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You have written a book, maybe you even have a publisher, now comes the difficult job – getting noticed. Join our panel of local authors to learn some of the secrets of gaining reviews with blog tours, networking on social media, targeted advertising at minimal cost and more. Refreshments available. . . .
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Music

WEST SUSSEX GUITAR CLUB PRESENTS

17 June 2019, 19:30

CHRIST CHURCH, OLD MARKET AVENUE, CHICHESTER, PO19 1SW

Come and enjoy vibrant guitar ensemble music, presented by the West Sussex Guitar Club. Performances will include the West Sussex Guitar Club Orchestra, directed by Linda Kelsall-Barnett, plus smaller ensembles, exploring a wide range of repertoire. Refreshments will be available in the interval. Tickets £7; students £5; children free. Disabled. . .
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“Big Advice Day" is an opportunity for community groups, charities, and social enterprises to get a free pro bono 20-minute appointment to seek advice from business experts. . . .
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The Society’s annual exhibition of original art offers a wonderful opportunity to acquire unique artwork at an affordable price. There will be a wide range of works including paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics and beautiful cards for that special occasion. . . .
Chi Art Society
The Society’s annual exhibition of original and contemporary art offers a wonderful opportunity to acquire unique artwork at an affordable price. There will be a wide range of works including paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics and beautiful cards for that special occasion. For more information, visit www. chi-art-soc. org. Admission free. . . .
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From Bach to the Amazon is an innovative solo cello concert by the virtuoso cellist Emily Burridge. The programme takes the audience on a musical journey beginning with movements from the G major suite by J S Bach and then she recreates her compositions from the double CD release Out. . .
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Join Chichester Skeptics in the Pub at 19. 30 on Tuesday 18th June to hear from Michael Marshall on ‘Circular Reasoning: The Rise of Flat Earth Belief’ as part of the Festival of Chichester 2019. In 2013, when Michael Marshall first interviewed the Vice President of the Flat Earth society. . .
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The Piacere String Quartet is a newly-formed string quartet comprising local musicians Inna Erskine, Michael Sullivan, Phyllida Maude-Roxby and Graham Elliott. The ensemble will be performing Mozart’s popular Dissonance quartet K 465 and Dvorak’s 12th American string quartet Op 96. We warmly invite you to our concert and to enjoy. . .
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Literature

ONE-WOMAN BANDS

19 June 2019, 12:00 - 14:00

OLD COURT ROOM, NORTH STREET, CHICHESTER, PO19 1LQ

FEMALE ACHIEVING , OFTEN WITHOUT MEN , SANDRA SAER , SMH BOOKS. A recent double celebration marked 30 years of publishing SMH books, with publication of my last book, for children, Star Sandwiches and Moon Custard. I consider the adventures, successes, calculated risks taken, mainly as a one-woman band. The. . .
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Ensemble Reza are celebrated for their virtuoso and welcoming concerts. They are thrilled to be returning to the Festival to perform the brilliant Brahms Sextet No 1 in Bb major with generous support from David and Charlotte Evans and Thesis Asset Management. “The concert last night was quite outstanding… it. . .
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Victoria Hislop, Sunday Times number-one bestselling author of The Island, talks to Cicestrian and successful writer Kate Mosse about her new novel, Those Who Are Loved. Set against the backdrop of the German occupation of Greece, the subsequent civil war and military dictatorship, Victoria Hislop sheds light on the complexity. . .
Chez Moi Bognor Regis
Chez Moi is Bognor Regis’s beautiful French Cafe, found in Aldwick shopping parade. 6. 30pm, the guests arrive and order drinks; 7. 30pm, a 60-minute concert of classical music begins with Roger Clayden playing a programme of classical solo cello music, followed by the Trombone Trio; 8. 30pm, set meal. . .
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Heart Community Meetings

19 June 2019, 19:00 - 21:00

Hamblin Library

Meetings held fortnightly in the library at the Hamblin Centre, Join this new community which provides a safe, expertly-held space in which to share challenges, joys and experiences. Meditation techniques and heart-opening mantras will be used, as well as other effective tools to bring change and freedom. The Heart Community. . .
Get Vocal
GET VOCAL CHICHESTER. An evening of song to include unaccompanied folk melodies from around the world, together with acoustic performances from local artists. Tickets £8; seniors £5; students £5; children £5. Disabled access. . . .
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Singing for all

19 June 2019, 20:30 - 21:30

Hamblin Hall

Come sing with us! Everyone is welcome to this series of workshops in which we  we will sing together for enjoyment, health and relaxation and  run by Marcus James Sly.   Together we will create a safe and welcoming space to explore our voices, and free ourselves to make beautiful. . .
Historical Association
Professor Jonathan Harris of London University will give a talk on ‘Byzantium and the Crusades’. Visitors pay at door £2. . . .
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This session is suitable for those who have made a start at experimenting with crochet. If you are getting to grips with holding your hook & yarn and have had a little play with the basic stitches - you are ready to have a go at the ever popular Granny. . .
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This is a lovely opportunity to hear a range of solo performances from the senior musicians of The Prebendal School. A variety of pieces will be played by the school’s dedicated pupils on a range of instruments. Everyone is welcome. Free admission. Disabled access. . . .
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THE STORYTELLER , UPSTAIRS @ ST MARTIN’S TEAROOMS. In 1891, Dvorak was invited to establish America’s first national music conservatoire. His time there, albeit brief, produced works considered among his greatest, including the New World Symphony. The Storyteller, aka Len Gould, relates the bittersweet tale in words and music. Come. . .
chi tour guides
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. . .
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We all love a good spy film. This talk by Craig Gershater, Cambridge lecturer, writer, and scientist, explores the origins of spying in Cambridge University. From Elizabethan times to the Cambridge 5, they seemed to choose to work for both sides. We investigate. Donations to Cancer Research UK. Admission free. . . .
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CHALK TRACKS BY GINA CHALLEN. Join local writer Gina Challen as she reads from her debut collection of short stories, Chalk Tracks. Rooted in the landscape of the South Downs, these brooding stories of haunted lives and fragile hopes explore the places where the familiar threatens. The readings to be. . .
Merry Wives
Double-meanings, disguises and dirty laundry abound in The Merry Wives of Windsor as Sir John Falstaff sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. But the Merry Wives quickly cotton on to his tricks and decide to have a bit of fun of their own. . . .
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The internationally-acclaimed author of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin Louis de Bernières returns to the Festival after sell-out shows last summer. This year he entertains with his highly-original, moving and inspiring songs in a programme of words and music. With support from jazz/poetry duo Jamie Leeming (guitar) and Barry Smith (words). Tickets. . .
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Poisoned Beds is a captivating story of personal liberation, votes for women and the death of the English oyster industry. Written by Lucy Flannery and Greg Mosse, it will be performed at Weald & Downland Living Museum on Friday 21st June. The performance will be followed by a Q&A with. . .
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Sloe and Wild are very excited to be presenting the first supper club in this stunning venue. Using a collaboration of locally foraged wild greens and Tuppenny Barns’ organic produce, award winning chef Mark Robinson will create an exciting vegetarian feast. Mark has carefully crafted the following 3 course vegetarian. . .
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Celebrate International Yoga Day on Friday 21st June at Cowdray. This family friendly event promises to be a great evening on the Lawns polo field with a children’s yoga class and a large group lesson as well as music and chanting. Everyone welcome, the event is FREE. Find out more. . .
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Terence Rattigan’s devastating examination of love and solitude, set in London in 1951, offers one of the twentieth century’s finest leading roles for a woman. Nancy Carroll plays Hester Collyer in this new production, alongside Hadley Fraser and Gerald Kyd. . . .
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The Hanover Band Chamber Ensemble and The Consone Quartet will once again be returning to the Festival of Chichester to perform Mozart’s Horn Quintet at lunchtime in this wonderful chapel. This is a not to be missed concert by some of the finest early-music musicians in the country. Tickets £20;. . .
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The Hanover Band Chamber Ensemble and The Consone Quartet will once again be returning to the Festival of Chichester to perform Mozart’s Horn Quintet at lunchtime in this wonderful chapel. This is a not to be missed concert by some of the finest early-music musicians in the country. Tickets £20;. . .
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Visit Weald & Downland for a Midsummer late opening. Enjoy the chance to visit the Museum on a summer evening, between 6pm and 9pm. Explore your favourite houses and see the Museum herbarium exhibition. Normal entry rates apply. The cafe will be open for hot drinks and cakes, and offer. . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

21 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:45

Chichester

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. . .
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“Four dangerously-good singers and a hilarious MC/-pianist” deliver a performance rich in glorious vocals, cheeky humour and “poperatic” flamboyance. With previous performances spanning Classic FM to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, critically-acclaimed, All That Malarkey are delighted to return to the festival with their trademark operatic re-imaginings of iconic hits from. . .
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Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
cabaret drag stars
Having celebrated its third year, Chichester’s own Cabaret Club – brainchild of award-winning entertainer Dawn Gracie – is throwing a camp and colourful drag show for this year’s Festival. This cabaret evening is set to be a high-octane extravaganza, not for the faint-hearted. Dressing up is encouraged. Tickets £17. Disabled. . .
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If you like your soul music smoking hot and your blues straight from the heart, do not miss this! Described as a must-see live act, local chanteuse Ruby is a regular on the UK’s blues and soul circuit. With a number of new releases lined up, 2019 is certainly shaping. . .
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On 28th June 1919, the Treaty of Versailles was signed, officially ending World War 1. To mark the 100 years anniversary, we’re launching our West Sussex First World War Learning Progamme, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Commemorate your local community and its World War 1 history with this. . .
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theatre

A TRIBUTE TO THE WIT OF N F SIMPSON

22 June 2019, 11:00

Pallant House Gallery

CHICHESTER COMMUNITY THEATRE. Three short plays by N F Simpson to celebrate the centenary of his birth. He was a proponent of The Theatre of the Absurd and his work mixes a comic brew from Lewis Carroll to W S Gilbert and The Goons. Gladly Otherwise, OH and Have Done. . .
Harbour Discovery
Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
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Music

MINERVA ENSEMBLE

22 June 2019, 13:00 - 14:00

| St John's Chapel

Chichester-born cellist Ben Rogerson is joined by colleagues from the BBC Concert Orchestra, under the auspices of the Minerva Ensemble, to perform Schubert’s enigmatic Quartett-Satz and Beethoven’s brooding string quartet in C Minor Opus 18 No. 4. Juan Gonzalez and Cormac Brown, violins, and Mike Briggs, viola, Ben Rogerson, cello. . . .
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Chichester Harbour Conservancy with Cobnor Activity Centre. A fun session in rafted open canoes (no previous skill required) in partnership with Cobnor Activities Centre to both hear about the Harbour’s wildlife and to have a go at canoeing, with qualified instructors. Bring extra footwear to get wet (that stays on,. . .
chi highlights
Spend around one and a half hours with one of our experienced guides walking round Chichester, hearing fascinating details about the past and present of the city, learning about some of the interesting buildings and seeing the nooks and crannies of some of the historical back streets. Tickets £5. Disabled. . .
Hoodwinked
THIS TIME IT’S PERSONAL , THE CRAZY FILM CLUB. A comedy, musical adventure film about Robin Hood and his gang stranded in the future by a vengeful Sheriff of Nottingham. Their time machine is stolen and Robin falls for a beautiful singer, leaving Marian broken-hearted. Is their love doomed? Will. . .
Clare Cassy
CLARE CASSY. An insight into the joys or otherwise of running a B&B. Willow Cottage, a listed, 17th-century property in Fishbourne was run as a B&B for many years by my mum, Sheila. Stories about guests and ghosts provided the perfect backdrop for the three novels in The Willow Cottage. . .
the green ship
Quentin Blake’s beautifully-illustrated children’s book The Green Ship is adapted for the first time into a magical stage play by Librarian Theatre. The family-friendly show is visiting libraries, schools and community spaces as part of a UK-wide tour in 2019. Recommended for children aged five years and over. Tickets £5;. . .
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Gloria – John Rutter; Messe Solennelle – Vierne; From Darkness to Light – Jonathan Willcocks; Cantique de Jean Racine – Fauré; Panis Angelicus – Franck. Tickets £28, £23, £18, £10; students £5. Disabled access. . . .
pink floyd
Come and see a magical laser show accompanying an array of Pink Floyd music with great guitar riffs and a fine tribute to the song-writing talent of such an iconic band. A psychedelic feast to savour!. Tickets £20. Disabled access. . . .
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Now, the clue is in the title. Irish-born Pat Abernethy and Dave Marsden return to the Festival for the sixth time with songs and chat in a warm, relaxed evening. Songs from Christy Moore, Van Morrison, Mary Black, The Fureys, Val Doonican and many more. “Almost brilliant” (Irish Times). Tickets. . .
La Havana
Debi Dryer (vocals) is joined by the hugely-talented Rich Carter on drums, Gareth Sidwell (bass) and Bradley Jordan (keys) in a seven-piece line-up that delivers a unique mix of funky grooves, phat licks and pulsating dance tunes to help you remember what Saturday nights are for. Tickets £5. No disabled. . .

The Spring's Summer Spectacular

23 June 2019

Emsworth Recreation Ground

Roll Up Roll Up! to Emsworth Recreation Ground for. The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre’s free, family summer spectacular is back and is heading to Emsworth this year. Following the success of last year’s Beside the Seaside event, The Spring will be hosting a free family outdoor event at Emsworth. . .
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Outdoors sports

Harbour Hares: Six Harbour Villages

23 June 2019, 10:00 - 16:00

Visitors Car Park, entrance road to Chichester Marina, PO20 7EJ

. A faster paced 11 mile walk in the company of Judi Darley, Conservancy walk leader, through six of the Harbour villages with a ferry ride and a break in Bosham. Bring an additional £2 to pay the ferryman and a packed lunch. Fee: £5 cash on the day or. . .
chi tour guides
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. . .
Harbour Discovery
Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
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Afternoon Tea

23 June 2019, 14:30 - 16:15

Chichester

Enjoy the canal scenery while relaxing with an afternoon tea. Scones with jam and cream, dainty finger sandwiches, tasty sweet treats and lots of tea equals heaven for many Brits! All of this is included on our afternoon tea cruise which takes around 2 hours and includes a choice of. . .
guitars
Guitars in the Garden play café music, genre from Bach to Blues, Django to contemporary, which is interspersed with voice. The venue is the lovely restaurant garden of West Dean, with beautiful views of the Downs. The restaurant will be open for food and drink. Tickets £8. Disabled access. . . .
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Popular demand brings formidable flamenco jazz guitar virtuoso and master Eduardo Niebla, back to Chichester. Continually seeking out new musical terrain, he has traversed the worlds of jazz, classical, world and pop music. Tonight Eduardo presents a stunning repertoire, brilliantly accompanied by Matthew Robinson (guitar) and Dharmesh Parmar (tabla). Tickets. . .
High Spirits
KAREN STEVENS , SENIOR LECTURER , CREATIVE WRITING. Throughout history, writers (alcoholic and sober) have employed the liberating, menacing force of booze in their fiction because it functions to enhance emotion and accelerate plot. In this workshop, we will explore the short story form and will engage in creative exercises. . .
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FRIENDS OF CHARTRES (CHICHESTER’S FRENCH TWINNING ASSOCIATION ). Every year schools in Chichester and our twin city, Chartres, take part in the Friends of Chartres Schools Art Challenge. This year’s theme is Carnival of the Animals, and the children’s work will be exhibited in the ArtOne Building at Chichester University. . . .
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Chi Kung - Every Monday

24 June 2019, 14:30 - 15:30

Hamblin Hall

Chi Kung is a really powerful system of exercise which combines breath, movement, and awareness to promote good health. A Chi Kung class teaches simple exercises that can be done in a few minutes at home, and provides a space where you can tune into what your body needs. Chi. . .
a glimpse of life
Telling a story is an ancient art but what is a short story? Because it is short, is it easy to write? How long is short? Whether writing for pleasure or profit, our panel of short-story writers is here to help you. Refreshments available. Tickets £8. Disabled access. . . .
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Join Chichester Humanists in Waterstones Chichester at 19. 00 on Monday 24th June to hear from Professor A. C. Grayling on ‘The Roots and Fruits of Humanism’ as part of the Festival of Chichester 2019. Humanism has surged in popularity in recent years. The membership of the Humanists UK charity. . .
Harbour Discovery
Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
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Music

FOLK IN THE CAFÉ WITH PETE COE

25 June 2019, 12:00 - 14:00

BRICK KILN GARDEN CENTRE, BOGNOR ROAD, CHICHESTER, PO20 1EJ

Pete Coe has been one of the best-known, popular and respected performers on the national folk scene for over four decades. An extraordinary singer and collector of songs, musician and arranger, step dancer and stage performer, Pete is indeed a one-man folk industry. Come along to enjoy a wonderful concert. . .
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Mitchell Farquharson, organ. Programme. D Buxtehude – Praeludium in G minor BuxWV 149. W Byrd – A Fancy. T Albinoni – Adagio. C V Stanford – Prelude in G, No. 3, Op. 105. E Elgar – No. 2 & No. 3 from ’Vesper Voluntaries Op. 14. L Vierne – Arabesque. . .
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Aurora Gatherings

25 June 2019, 13:45 - 15:30

Hamblin Library

The Aurora Gathering (formerly Cygnus Community Cafe Gatherings) are an inspiration to offer “places to meet for open heart to heart communications, free from mind-sets, belief systems or dogmas”.   All welcome. Donations welcomed. . . .
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Acclaimed poet Sean O’Brien and jazz stars the Dream Duo, with Julian Stringle and Dominic Ashworth on clarinet and guitar, entertain and inspire. Sean will read from his T S Eliot-award nominated new collection, Europa. Enjoy a delightful mix of words and music with complimentary home-made cake in the splendid. . .
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Arts

A South Street Pop Up Art Gallery

26 - 27 June 2019

73 South Street, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1EE

Local artist Joanne Webb has taken over an empty shop on the Chichester High Street and temporarily transformed it into a FREE art gallery – come and say hello and meet the artist. ‘Universal Maps’ Mandalas for a modern world is showcased alongside original art works. We are also celebrating. . .
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Arts

Grete Marks: An Intimate Portrait

26 June - 27 October 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

| Pallant House Gallery

Grete Marks – also known as Margret Marks or Margarete Heymann – was one of the earliest female students of the Bauhaus School. This exhibition celebrates a lesser known aspect of the artist’s creative practice through a series of intimate portrait paintings and drawings from the 1920s and 1930s. Marks. . .
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The 2018 centenary of some women receiving the vote for the first time has reminded us of their long struggle for recognition. In the cathedral, women are sometimes commemorated as ‘relicts’ of their pre-deceased husbands! Explore works designed and/or executed by women including tapestry, stained glass, sculpture and embroidery. Tickets. . .
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THE OLDIE LITERARY LUNCH

26 June 2019, 12:00 - 15:30

Chichester Cathedral

THE OLDIE MAGAZINE. The Oldie Literary Lunches have become a venerable institution on the London literary. Held monthly at Simpson’s-in-the-Strand, we also partner with regional literary festivals. This will be our first visit to the Festival of Chichester. A three-course lunch will be followed by three guest speakers who will. . .
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Meditation for Everyone

26 June 2019, 14:00 - 15:00

Hamblin Library

These friendly, welcoming sessions, held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, are open to members and visitors alike to explore different methods of meditating in beautiful surroundings in our meditation snctuary, situated in the grounds of the Hamblin Centre. No previous experience of meditating is required, indeed,. . .
Award-winning writer Helen Dennis, author of the River of Ink series and Secret Breakers (recently optioned for TV) will read from her books and discuss the background to her stories. She will also chat about writing, so come along ready to ask questions and find out more. For ages eight. . .
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Arts

Pet photoshoot Evening at Cafe Moka

26 June 2019, 16:00 - 20:00

Cafe Moka 23c North Street Emsworth PO107BY

Paws and Claws photography shall be bringing the pet photography studio down to Cafe Moka for a fun evening of Pet photoshoots at the Cafe. The studio will be set up between 4 and 8. It is recommended that you book in advance. A £10 booking fee applies. . . .
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Discussion with Nursing Churchill (Wartime Life from the Private Letters of Winston Churchill’s Nurse) author Jill Rose (née Miles), whose family has a long-time Chichester connection. “Fine and fun new book on Churchill from the letters of his nurse Doris Miles… I heartily recommend it” (Churchill biographer, Andrew Roberts). Tickets. . .
Chez Moi Bognor Regis
Chez Moi is Bognor Regis’s beautiful French Cafe, found in Aldwick shopping parade. 6. 30pm, the guests arrive and order drinks; 7. 30pm, a 60-minute concert of classical music begins with Roger Clayden playing a programme of classical solo cello music, followed by the Trombone Trio; 8. 30pm, set meal. . .
the Hamblin Trust

Singing for all

26 June 2019, 20:30 - 21:30

Hamblin Hall

Come sing with us! Everyone is welcome to this series of workshops in which we  we will sing together for enjoyment, health and relaxation and  run by Marcus James Sly.   Together we will create a safe and welcoming space to explore our voices, and free ourselves to make beautiful. . .
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Outdoors sports

Let Your Adventure Begin

27 June 2019, 09:30 - 13:30

Andrew Simpson Watersport Centre Portsmouth, Eastern Road, Portsmouth PO3 5LY

Join us for this showcase event, together with our friends and businesses from Hampshire Chamber of Commerce and experience for yourself, kayaking, paddle boarding and an introduction to sailing, or if you don’t want to get your feet wet, just sit back and enjoy the spectacular views over the harbour!. . . .
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A SENSORY MUSICAL MASSAGE SENSATION

27 June 2019, 10:00 - 19:30

70 MAPLEHURST ROAD, CHICHESTER, PO19 6XL

MJ’S RELAX AND REVIVE. Immerse yourself on a massage journey with the wondrous sounds of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. Plunging your olfactory senses with luxurious aromatherapy oils, be energised with the finesse and complexity of massage movements, your body and soul uplifted in harmony as you float away on the perfect. . .
Harbour Discovery
Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
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To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the first Moon landing in July 1969. Tickets: £5. 00 for adults, or £3. 00 for children under 16. All minors must be accompanied by an adult – No Unaccompanied minors. Activities include. Many space-themed hands-on activities. Special shows and presentations. High-definition interactive screens. . .
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THE STORYTELLER. Following last week’s event featuring Dvorak’s time in America, The Storyteller charts his personal journey as a music lover concentrating on music from the great man and other, more unexpected influences. Come early as space is limited and be prepared to buy something from the café. Admission free. . . .
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Paul Chamberlain explains how The Battle of Waterloo is probably the most famous action in British history, but was it a British victory? The Prussians together with Germans, Dutch and Belgian soldiers also fought on those muddy slopes, to make up Wellington’s Army. Donations to Waterloo Uncovered. Free admission. Disabled. . .
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Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain through the Second World War to 1948 – the year the HMT Empire Windrush docked at Tilbury. Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage. . .
Popular Festival soloist Harriet Mackenzie returns to Chichester directing her Celoniatus Ensemble juxtaposing Vivaldi’s Baroque masterpiece The Four Seasons with the heat of Argentinian tango in Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires and an evocative orchestral work by Canadian composer Emily Doolittle, depicting a blackbird singing in the rain. Tickets. . .
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THE SIX LOVES OF BILLY BINNS. Actor, writer and composer Richard Lumsden discusses his bittersweet debut novel (and BBC Radio 4 play) starring Billy Binns, the oldest man in Europe who has a final wish: to remember what love feels like one last time. Billy reflects on the relationships that. . .
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Music

Chichester Pickers

27 June 2019, 19:45 - 23:00

| The Chichester Inn

Chichester Pickers is an informal Acoustic Music club which meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday evening. We do not “plug in” but one large condenser mic is provided for all. We welcome all musical genres and all skill levels, as long as you can entertain a listening audience for up. . .
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The Nostalgia Show vintage festival is back for 2019, bringing with it whimsical charm and British eccentricity. Experience a magical step back in time, view an incredible selection of classic cars, shop vintage style and dance the day away all in one glorious setting. There’ll be a fabulous variety of. . .
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Music

Melody for the Mind

28 June 2019, 10:45 - 11:45

| Chichester Library

An informal singing group for people living with dementia and Parkinson’s disease, and their families & carers. Enjoy refreshments and a chat, followed by singing in a relaxed and supportive environment. . . .
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Fish & Chips Cruise

28 June 2019, 18:00 - 19:45

Chichester

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. . .
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Through the sonatas for cello and piano, in one evening, one travels through the map of Beethoven’s extraordinary life. These works will show the lightness and excitement of his early life through to the profound intensity of later life. Yet hope persists. Tickets £12; students £6; children £6 for over. . .
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Zoe Barnett and Linda Kelsall-Barnett in concert as part of the Last Friday Concerts Series 3 at St George’s. Join us for a scintillating evening of Spanish and South American guitar music from this mother and daughter team, including works by Tarrega, Villa-Lobos and Rodrigo. Tickets £10; under 18s free. . . .
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BY DANIELLE MORGAN / JOHN MERRIGAN , FATDAN PRODUCTIONS. A special evening featuring the music and soundtrack from the critically-acclaimed play Love in the Harbour written by renowned singer/songwriter Danielle Morgan and John Merrigan, performed live by an ensemble in an intimate setting. Tickets £12; concessions £8; children under 12. . .
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The Phoenix Big Band returns this year to bring you another wonderful evening of big-band music and ballroom dancing. Put on your dancing shoes and be prepared to be entertained with a wide range of wonderful tunes from the ages. Ball gowns and bow ties optional. Tickets £12. 50. Disabled. . .
Alan Barnes
The always-popular Alan Barnes brings his swinging sextet to the CJC. The repertoire is wide ranging and varied with classics, originals and standards. The three-horn front line allows for interesting arranging and writing which will emphasise the band’s conviction that jazz is a branch of the entertainment industry. Tickets £15. . . .
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Music

THE MUSIC OF GEORGE HARRISON LIVE

28 June 2019, 20:00

ALEXANDRA THEATRE (REGIS CENTRE), BOGNOR REGIS, PO21 1BL

THE ALL THINGS MUST PASS ORCHESTRA. A fantastic ten-piece band dedicated to the Quiet Beatle’s work. George Harrison wrote some of The Beatles’ most beautiful songs (Something, Here Comes The Sun, etc), but he continued to write great music during his solo career (My Sweet Lord etc) on 12 studio. . .
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Cowdray Farm Shop Summer Tasting Weekend. Join us to celebrate our 10th anniversary along with many of our producers on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th June for our Summer Tasting Days which will run from 10am until 4pm. Everyone is welcome and entry is FREE. . . .
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Celebrate Cowdray Farm Shop & Café’s 10th Anniversary with a Ten-Course Taster Dinner. Following the Farm Shop’s extensive 10th anniversary renovation, a fantastic summer dinner will take place at the popular Cowdray Café to celebrate a decade of trading. With a strong emphasis on Cowdray and locally sourced produce, our. . .
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Cinema Outdoors

The Orchards Moonlit Cinema

29 June 2019

Crouchers Orchards

An open air cinema in the heart of the Orchards with tasty treats and of course, popcorn – it wouldn’t be a cinema without popcorn!. More details coming soon…. . . .
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Arts

IVON HITCHENS AND HIS INFLUENCE

29 June - 27 July 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

| Candida Stevens Gallery

Looking at the far-reaching influence of one of the region’s most influential artists. Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979) moved to a woodland near Petworth in 1940, from where he painted for the next 40 years. His influence is still felt today. His work will be shown alongside other influential painters including Howard. . .
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TALES FROM THE ORCHARD

29 June 2019, 10:00 - 11:00

WHYKE COMMUNITY ORCHARD, SHONE COURT OFF EXTON ROAD, CHICHESTER, PO19 8FT.

Join us for storytelling. Hear the ancient stories of the Golden Apple, key to the heart and immortality. Find the ancient apple tree, overcome the obstacles and challenges. Complete the heroic adventure and find the Golden Apples, ancient fruits of wisdom. With Steve Taylor, herbalist, storyteller. All ages welcome. Tickets. . .
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Arts

Ivon Hitchens: Space through Colour

29 June - 13 October 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

| Pallant House Gallery

A fresh look at one of Britain’s most admired modern artists, whose paintings brought continental colour to the English landscape. Ivon Hitchens (1893 – 1979) is much-loved for his landscape paintings featuring swathes of bright colour, many painted in the open air surrounding his secluded Sussex home. Yet there is. . .
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Arts

Simon Roberts: Inscapes

29 June - 13 October 2019, 10:00 - 17:00

| Pallant House Gallery

A photographic meditation on the hinterland of Sussex. How connected are we to our local landscapes? How can an essence of a place be captured?. A new series of photographic, video- and sound-based landscape studies by artist-photographer Simon Roberts explores these questions as he journeys on foot through the wild. . .
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food Crafts

DRAPERS DEMO DAY

29 June 2019, 10:00 - 16:00

| Draper's Yard

An open day at Drapers Yard Marketplace with demonstrations from our artisans, craftspeople, chefs and vendors. Furniture renovation, soft furnishings, jewellery classes, floristry classes, cooking and more. All welcome. Free but some classes have small charge for materials. Disabled access. . . .
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CHICHESTER COLLEGE MUSIC DEPARTMENT. Ovation Music is a non-profit organisation providing music sessions and live performance opportunities for children and young people, encouraging creativity, teamwork and a positive outlook. Come and see what we get up to on Saturday mornings. Admission free. No disabled access. . . .
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Laughter Club

29 June 2019, 10:30 - 12:00

Hamblin Hall

Meetings begin with simple warm-up exercises, followed by a variety of activities and Laughter Yoga exercises. Laughing with others in a group is highly infectious! We finish with a laughter meditation and relaxation to calm the body and mind and to enjoy the wonderful peace that results from genuine laughter. . . .
CASS
A wonderful opportunity to visit the remarkable Cass Sculpture Foundation and learn about the organisation, its artists and sculptures. Bring a picnic to enjoy in the peaceful grounds. Return minibus transportation is provided: collection from Chichester Cathedral at 10. 30am and returning at 3pm. Tickets £18 to include transportation, entrance. . .
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CHICHESTER COMMUNITY THEATRE. Three short plays by N F Simpson to celebrate the centenary of his birth. He was a proponent of The Theatre of the Absurd and his work mixes a comic brew from Lewis Carroll to W S Gilbert and The Goons. Gladly Otherwise, OH and Have Done. . .
Dismantle for Flow
A glimpse of life paused on the way round the generational cycle. A visual journey with poetry, art, video and a book. Rediscovering writing was timely although I still approach the subject from an artist’s stance: I am revelling in the place where the two cross over and everywhere in. . .
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Outdoors

WILDLIFE EXPLORER ON SOLAR HERITAGE,

29 June 2019, 13:30 - 16:30

PUBLIC JETTY, ITCHENOR, PO20 7AW.

Three-hour trip. Explore Chichester Harbour and its wildlife. We hope to see seals at their haul-out site. Wildlife expert on board. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available. You are welcome to bring your own (no glass). Pay and display carpark near The Ship, walk to Harbour to arrive 15 minutes. . .
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Spend around one and a half hours with one of our experienced guides walking round Chichester, hearing fascinating details about the past and present of the city, learning about some of the interesting buildings and seeing the nooks and crannies of some of the historical back streets. Tickets £5. Disabled. . .
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Create your own character and tell their story with illustrator Loretta Schauer. Discover drawing expressions and costumes and find out what makes a character unique. Loretta is the illustrator of numerous children’s books including A Very Corgi Christmas, A Monster’s Moved In and the hilarious Dougal Daley series. For children. . .
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We are delighted to reinstate the St Roche Horology lecture for 2019. Join us to hear from Dale Sardeson on ‘Time in Isolation: Edo Period Japanese Horology in Cultural Context’ and Tabea Rude, speaking about the career path which has taken her ‘From West Dean to Wien Museum’. The Old. . .
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Join local children’s authors Lexi Rees and Sue Wickstead for an exclusive creative writing workshop. They’ll share top tips to help you become a better writer before you put it into practice in a brand-new story. You can also make a bookmark and badge to go with the story. Tickets. . .
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Music

A Family Concert with the Piatti String Quartet

29 June 2019, 15:00

Vicars Hall, 12-13 South St, Chichester PO19 1EH

A Festival of Chichester Event at the Vicars Hall, 12-13 South St, Chichester PO19 1EH. . Meet the musicians and their instruments: two violins, viola and cello. . Lots of lovely music familiar and not-so-familiar. . There will be a competition for the best picture or poem inspired by the. . .
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Arts

"Dismantle for Flow"

29 June 2019, 15:30 - 16:15

| New Park Centre

I am performing an unusual mix of art, performance, video and a book. This live art work is a journey that weaves musings on the abstractions of time in and out of a story. “Dismantle for Flow” bobs between the two worlds of art and reality. “The Studio” New Park. . .
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heritage

HOW ROMAN WAS ROMAN SUSSEX?

29 June 2019, 16:00

SUTTON VILLAGE HALL, THE STREET, SUTTON, RH20 1PS

David Rudling, director of excavations at Bignor Roman Villa in 1985 and 1990-2000, compares the remains of one of Britain’s best-preserved rural estates with other Roman and not-so-Roman settlements throughout the county. Ticket includes talk, tea or coffee and admission voucher to Bignor Roman Villa archaeological site and museum. Tickets. . .
GHOST TOUR
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GHOST TOUR OF CHICHESTER,

29 June 2019, 18:00

THE OLD CROSS, NORTH STREET, CHICHESTER, PO19 1LP

Two local authors Helen Christmas and Julia Macfarlane will guide you around the centre of Chichester, regaling you with ghostly tales of our historic city centre. Enjoy a drink and a copy of the Chichester Ghost Tour book, included with every ticket. Tickets £10. Disabled access. . . .
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food heritage

Wine and Cheese with author Tristan Gooley

29 June 2019, 18:30 - 21:30

Arundel Castle, Lower lawns

Gather friends for a wine and cheese evening in the Lower Lawns at Arundel Castle with a fascinating talk by award winning author, Tristan Gooley, the Natural Navigator, in aid of the Sussex Snowdrop Trust. The charity is delighted to have the support of Tristan at this event who promises. . .
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Back in Chichester and playing many of the band’s greatest hits whilst showcasing the Eagles’ trademark duelling electric guitars. A wonderfully-dynamic group with excellent harmonies and a great musical experience for the connoisseur – one not to be missed. One of These Nights to think about Hotel California!. Tickets £20. . . .
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A unique double bill of two remarkable guitarists. Geoff Robb (winner of the music prize, Brighton Fringe Festival 2018) is a classically-trained player of superb skill and creativity. Rob Johnston builds on his own classical background with a brilliant individual style including live looping technology and guitar percussion. Tickets £12;. . .
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Nelson and Murray in the making. See the sculptor of the Keats’ statue at work and learn of the journey to bronze of the new commemorative sculpture for Chichester. Admission free. No disabled access. . . .
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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. . .
Harbour Discovery
Come onboard our solar-powered boat to enjoy wonderful views of Chichester Harbour, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a general commentary from the skipper and crew. Dress for the weather. Refreshments available on board and you are welcome to bring your own (no glass). No dogs except assistance dogs. Hour. . .
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Afternoon Tea

30 June 2019, 14:30 - 16:15

Chichester

Enjoy the canal scenery while relaxing with an afternoon tea. Scones with jam and cream, dainty finger sandwiches, tasty sweet treats and lots of tea equals heaven for many Brits! All of this is included on our afternoon tea cruise which takes around 2 hours and includes a choice of. . .
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Music

SUMMER FLUTES

30 June 2019, 15:00

St George's Church Whyke

The Chichester Flute Choir are proud to present their biggest concert of the year. Flutes of all shapes and sizes will play together in harmony to uplift and entertain you. With a mix of light classical music along with popular classics, this will be a concert suitable for all. www. . . .
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Roger Clayden, cello, and Christopher Taylor, piano, return to play the Brahms – Cello Sonata in E Minor Op 38; Edward Elgar – Chanson de Matin, Salut d’amour; JS Bach – Air in G and Ave Maria. The Trombone Trio play Blake Kiely and Flynn Jeffery. Clayden will also play. . .
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