The Duke and Duchess of Sussex Visit Chichester

The day finally arrived! The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex visits Chichester, welcomed by thousands of well-wishers who lined the streets of Chichester, hoping to get a glimpse of the newly weds. The much anticipate visit didn't disappoint, the royal couple spent time talking to people and accepting gifts. They made their way to Edes House and then onwards to the University of Chichester. Pictures by West Sussex County Council.
Posted on October 10th 2018Category: Blog

Make your way to Midhurst

Voted one of the best places to live by The Sunday Times, Midhurst is a thriving country market town in West Sussex, a short drive north from Chichester. Steeped in history, Midhurst has great historical social and political significance – Cowdray played host to both Queen Elizabeth I and King Henry VIII. Guy Fawkes once worked at the house, which later caused the Montague Family to be implicated in the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Today Midhurst attracts holiday makers and day-trippers for its beautiful architecture, thriving community and great location within the South Downs. There’s lots to...
Posted on September 22nd 2018Category: Blog

Welcome back to West Witterings

The kids are back at school and temperatures are dropping. Sumer holiday makers are heading home and for most, things are returning to normal. As traffic eases, locals are heading back to the shorelines to enjoy the open spaces, salty air and sea views. Witterings is a popular hot spot in the summer for holiday makers, but this is the season when you can enjoy a little piece of it to yourself without the roaring crowds. Last weekend I ventured down the A286, with trepidation initially as the sun tried to push its way through the clouds. Hurrah, no sign of traffic or queues, an easy journey...
Posted on September 14th 2018Category: Blog

Chichester's Secret Garden

Steeped in history, Chichester’s city centre has lots to offer the explorer to checks around every corner and takes every path or passage way just to see what’s there. The Cathedral grounds dominate the historic quarter and most of them are open to visitors, including a hidden gem, Bishop’s Palace Gardens. Nestled within the old city walls, the gardens are secluded and benefit of the backdrop of the Cathedral soaring spire. In recent years the gardens have been restored by the Friends of Bishop's Palace Garden have worked closely with the council to develop the project. Water features, new...
Posted on September 05th 2018Category: Blog