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Come and share our Christmas stories. Wear your pyjamas and bring your torch and your teddy!. Suitable for children under 7 years. Tickets are free but please reserve your place to avoid disappointment. Parents and carers are asked to remain with their child during this activity. . . .
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Winter Social

10 December, 19:30 - 21:30

Muchos Nachos, 140 Whyke Road, PO19 8HT

Chichester Humanists and Chichester Skeptics in the Pub are teaming up for a winter social We don’t mind what you celebrate (or if you celebrate anything at all) at this time of year, but you’re all invited to join us at Muchos Nachos on Tuesday 10th December at 19:30. There’s. . .
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Winter Social

10 December, 19:30 - 21:30

Muchos Nachos, 140 Whyke Road, PO19 8HT

Chichester Humanists and Chichester Skeptics in the Pub are teaming up for a winter social. We don’t mind what you celebrate (or if you celebrate anything at all) at this time of year, but you’re all invited to join us at Muchos Nachos on Tuesday 10th December at 19:30. There’s. . .
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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. Includes full English breakfast (please specify any dietary requirements on the booking form, thank you). As the breakfast is cooked in a training kitchen it will. . .
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Amberley Industrial Museum Railway - Geoff Boote

11 December, 11:22 - 19:30

County Hall, West Street, Chichester, PO19 1RQ

The essence of Geoff’s presentation is in entertainment as much as informing of the activities and operations of the Amberley Narrow Gauge Railway. As a volunteer member of the group, now into his 20th year, thats in years service, not age, he has attempted to adapt his prowess in railway. . .
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The Festive Jazz Cafe

11 December, 19:30 - 21:30

| St John's Chapel

The Festive Jazz Café 2019 – A special gala event in aid of the 2019 Festival of Chichester. Acting and Singing Star at Festive Gala. A special seasonal treat of words, music and complimentary mince pies is heading Chichesters way when the Festive Jazz Café takes off in the atmospheric. . .
Religion

Candle lit carol service at Graylingwell Chapel

12 December, 18:00 - 20:00

Graylingwell Chapel, Graylingwell Park, Chichester, PO19 6BZ

Candle lit carol service at Graylingwell Chapel, featuring local choirs and vocal groups including CMAs Ovation Voices and Chi Choir. A stunningly atmospheric setting to get you in the Christmas mood. Lit entirely by candle light this is a rare opportunity to step inside Graylingwell Chapel before it’s development in. . .
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The Prebendal School Christmas Concert will take place on Thursday 12 December at 7pm and is free to attend. . . .
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Come and share our Christmas stories. Wear your pyjamas and bring your torch and your teddy!. Suitable for children under 7 years. Tickets are free but please reserve your place to avoid disappointment. Parents and carers are asked to remain with their child during this activity. . . .
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Don your ruby slippers and follow Chichester Festival Youth Theatre along the yellow brick road in this faithful adaptation of the wonderful classic adventure for all the family. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

14 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Tudor Christmas Tradition Talks at Cowdray

14 December

Cowdray Ruins, River Ground Stables, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9AL

Join Paul Ullson from Raven Tor Living History Group in the historic kitchen at Cowdray Ruins and find out how the Tudors celebrated Christmas, what their traditions were and what they ate on Christmas day. Talks take place at 12pm, 1pm and 2pm and last for approximately 40 minutes. Find. . .
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Self love workshop

14 December, 10:00 - 12:30

| The Body Suite

This workshop is for anyone on their journey of self discovery. I will be sharing my personal experience, as well as guide people through meditation, affirmations and crystals. . . .
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FABULOUS: CHRISTMAS

14 December, 12:00 - 15:00

| Rume2 - Coworking

Looking for something different? Come and join us at this free indoor market and find that perfect, original, Christmas gift. About this Event. Following on from the success of our October indoor market, we are delighted to bring you another before Christmas. Fabulous: is a pop-up market where you can. . .
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Handel's Messiah

14 December, 19:15 - 21:15

| Chichester Cathedral

Join us for an evening of sparkling music as Cathedral Organist Charles Harrison directs the professional singers of NMH in a performance of Handel’s masterpiece, Messiah. After an inspiring performance of J. S. Bach’s Magnificat in 2018, Charles Harrison – Organist and Master of the Choristers, Chichester Cathedral – once. . .
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Christmas Concert in Emsworth

14 December, 19:30 - 21:30

St James Church, Emsworth 20 Church Path, Emsworth, PO10 7DP

Seasonal carols and readings. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

15 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Outdoors

Harbour Hares: Six Harbour Villages

15 December, 10:00 - 16:00

Dell Quay, PO20 7EE

A faster-paced 11 mile walk through 6 of the Harbour Villages, with a ferry ride, a break in Bosham and complimentary tea and mince pies in the classroom afterwards. Bring £2 to pay the ferryman and a packed lunch. Fee: £5 on the day or free for Friends of Chichester. . .

Father Christmas cruise

16 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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’Bout Bethlehem. Programme includes: Vivaldi Magnificat and music by Charpentier, Carter, Handel, Warlock, Holst and Rutter plus carols for choir and audience. Incudes interval mince pies and mulled wine. St Richard Singers with Noviomagus Ensemble. And introducing our new Conductor: Sachin Gunga. Ticket Price:. £12, £5 (students), U18s FREE. Email. . .

Father Christmas cruise

17 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Christmas Stories at Bedtime. Come and share our Christmas stories. Wear your pyjamas and bring your torch and your teddy!. Suitable for children under 7 years. Tickets are free but please reserve your place to avoid disappointment. Parents and carers are asked to remain with their child during this activity. . . .
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Join Chichester Skeptics in the Pub at 19. 30 on Tuesday 17th December to hear from Richard Rawlins on ‘Beyond the Syringe: Real Secrets of Alternative Medicine. ’ Homeopathy, acupuncture, chiropractic, osteopathy, reiki, herbs, naturopathy all work. In this talk Richard applies his experience as a surgeon with his intuition. . .

Father Christmas cruise

18 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Festive Fashion Day

18 December

Your place of work

Encourage your staff to take part in Festive Fashion Day Weds 18th December 2019 and help raise funds for your local hospital. See attached poster. and don’t forget to tag us in your social media posts. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

19 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Late Night Shopping and Street Entertainment

19 December, 17:00 - 20:00

Chichester

Thursday Late Night Shopping is a great way to get into the swing of the festive season especially here in Chichester with its beautiful Christmas lights display; giving a warm and twinkling glow to the Georgian streets and providing an amazing backdrop for the specially commissioned Christmas inspired street performances. . .
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The Cathedral Carol Service. All are welcome to the Cathedral Carol Service, a special service of lessons and carols sung by the Cathedral Choir. This year’s Carol Services will take place on:. Thursday 19 December at 6. 00pm. Friday 20 December at 6. 00pm. Saturday 21 December at 3. 00pm. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

20 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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All are welcome to the Cathedral Carol Service, a special service of lessons and carols sung by the Cathedral Choir. This year’s Carol Services will take place on:. Thursday 19 December at 6. 00pm. Friday 20 December at 6. 00pm. Saturday 21 December at 3. 00pm. Please note that public. . .
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We are often treated to clear, crisp nights over the Christmas period, and many people take the chance to have a look at the night sky. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

21 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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Christmas Storytime

21 December, 11:00 - 11:30

| Chichester Library

Join us for Christmas stories and songs and also meet our special guest. Come in fancy dress if you would like to!. Parents are carers are asked to remain for the event. No tickets are required and the event is free of charge. . . .
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All are welcome to the Cathedral Carol Service, a special service of lessons and carols sung by the Cathedral Choir. This year’s Carol Services will take place on:. Thursday 19 December at 6. 00pm. Friday 20 December at 6. 00pm. Saturday 21 December at 3. 00pm. Please note that public. . .
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Simon Green and David Shrubsole present a festive cabaret evening devoted to the wit and wisdom of Noël Coward, including classics, comedy gems and lesser-known works. 2pm & 7pm. . . .

Father Christmas cruise

22 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
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A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. . What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ?. . .
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A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ? What. . .

Father Christmas cruise

23 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
bethlehem600x258.jpg
A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. . What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ?. . .
bethlehem600x258.jpg
A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ? What. . .

Father Christmas cruise

24 December

Chichester Canal

A magical trip to meet Father Christmas. Join us on a Canal cruise to meet Father Christmas at his grotto. Children receive a present from Santa and there are festive refreshments on board for all. Cruise time is 75 minutes, the boats will be decorated and you can join in. . .
bethlehem600x258.jpg
A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ? What. . .
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From Tudor to Victorian times, a historic festive treat awaits visitors on Boxing Day and Friday 27 December, when Weald & Downland Living Museum’s traditionally decorated houses will reflect the spirit of Christmas through the ages. It is a wonderful time to visit the museum and enjoy the atmosphere of. . .
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A timeless mystery for the Christmas season. This is a cosmic detective story, a journey back in time to see the night sky of over 2000 years ago. What was the bright object that drew the Wise Men from the East, the event that heralded the birth of Christ? What. . .
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Since its launch in April 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has always been in the news. First there was the small error in the shape of the main mirror and the amazing corrective optics fitted by the crew on a Space Shuttle flight. Then we had stunning images of planets,. . .
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Now that the nights are long and dark, the Winter Constellations of Orion, Taurus and the Pleiades establish themselves and dominate the Winter night skies. . . .
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Recent advances in technology have enabled astronomers to discover new planets in orbit around stars beyond our Sun: so-called extrasolar planets , or ‘exoplanets’: for short. Many of the new planets found to date are giant planets like Jupiter and Saturn in our own Solar System. But astronomers are now. . .
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This show will feature brand new ‘Full Dome Immersive Video’ sequences and breathtaking images. The Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin touched down on the lunar surface in their lunar module ‘Eagle’ on July 20, 1969. They were the first of only 12 people to stand on the. . .
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Now that the nights are long and dark, the Winter Constellations of Orion, Taurus and the Pleiades establish themselves and dominate the Winter night skies. . . .
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We are often treated to clear, crisp nights over the New Year holiday period, and many people take the chance to have a look at the night sky. . . .
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