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

Chichester Celebrates the Royal Wedding

Chichester joined in the celebrations for the marriage of Prince Harry and Megan Markle today with street decorations, parties and royal wedding promotions! To add to the celebrations, the news that the newlyweds would take the Duke and Dutchess of Sussex titles made it feel even more special. In a statement, the Lord Lieutenants of East and West Sussex said, “We are delighted to learn that HM The Queen has bestowed upon HRH Prince Harry and Miss Meghan Markle the titles of Duke and Duchess of Sussex. “This gift restores a direct link between the Royal Family and our counties that lapsed in...
Posted on May 19th 2018Category: Blog

A Weekend in Chichester - Itinerary Ideas

A weekend to explore the countryside and coast – it has to be Chichester! Situated on the south coast and nestled at the foot of the South Downs National Park , Chichester is the location that delivers a bit of everything for your weekend away. Whether you prefer to rough it in the great outdoors or relax in a luxury of a hotel , there’s plenty of choices of where to lay your head. Here are some ideas of what to do and where to stay on your weekend away. Coast Chichester Harbour Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a tidal estuarine framed by a low-lying coastal plain. The Harbour's...
Posted on May 14th 2018Category: Blog

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