Chichester Local History Society is a society for everyone interested in local history.

You can read about the Society on our About Us page, but if you would like to obtain more information by speaking to one of the Society's Committee Members then please visit the Contact Us page for a list of names with telephone numbers.

If you decide, as we hope you will, that you wish to join the Society then please click here to download a copy of the Membership Application form.

To view the Society's Programme, visit our Programme page where you will also be able to download a printable copy.


Following some relaxation of Government restrictions and the re-opening of the New Park Centre the Society is able to resume its lecture programme for 2021-2022.

Next lecture: 'Friends in high places - the rediscovered story of the fishermen and quarrying the Mixon reef in the early 19th century.' by  David & Anne Bone.

Date: 9th February 2022.

Time: Please do not arrive before 7.15pm (to allow for the Auditorium to be set up in a Covid-hostile manner).

Details: Please note that it is the Committee's recommendation and request that you wear a mask once inside the New Park.

 On the day admission to the lecture for non-Members: £5