The lavender has arrived!

Every year there is a small window of time when the lavender fields across the district are in their full glory. That time is here! Chichester's Lordington Lavender opens its doors this week, allowing visitors to walk through the beautiful lavender fields with the back drop of the spectuaular South Downs. Lordington has become renowned for its fantastic display and the weather this year, although challenging for farms, will provide the perfect conditions for a walk through the fields. Bring your camera! Snap the family as they wander through the purple, or test out your camera skill in one of...
Posted on July 09th 2018Category: Blog

Treat your dad! Make a plan for Father’s Day this Sunday

Dads really are special. Treat yours to a day out this weekend; there’s loads going on this weekend so you’re spoiled for choice! We’ve collated some of your options into a handy dad-type guide: Culture dad Amberley Museum - Dads Can Do – Dads go free! Amberley museum is running a special day of hands on activities including crafts for children. With crafts, pottery and train driving experiences (subject to availability) for the Dads. The steam trains area also running and there’s lots to entertain the whole family. Plus there’s FREE ENTRY for Dad with each accompanying paying child (not in...
Posted on June 13th 2018Category: Blog

The Spectacular Festival of Flowers

If you’ve visited Chichester Cathedral before, you’ll know that feeling of tranquillity and peace created by the expanse of the nave and the high reaching ceilings that tower up towards the heavens at the central crossing. It has a coolness that feels like early morning in spring and the acoustics create a magical tone that tells you that you’re somewhere very special. Can it get any better than this? Hold that thought. Yesterday the Festival of Flowers 2018 was unveiled, a biennial event in which Chichester Cathedral is transformed into a paradise of rich colour and sweet perfume that hits...
Posted on June 01st 2018Category: Blog

A Chichester Itinerary for Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Sussex is buzzing about its new Duke and Duchess in hope that they might plan a visit to the region in honor of their new titles. The gift bestowed by the Queen restores a direct link between the Royal Family and the Sussex counties that lapsed in the mid 19th century. The visit might be speculation for now, but we're already planning their trip for them! As the only city in West Sussex we're hoping that Chichester will be on the itinerary and that perhaps one of our exceptional attractions might receive a phone call from the Palace in the not too distant future. When the Queen visited...
Posted on May 23rd 2018Category: Blog

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