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.

Next lecture: 'Images of Chichester Past'. by  Andrew Berriman, historian and CLHS Secretary

Wednesday 8th June at 7.30 pm


Tickets for Bicentenary Cruise along the Chichester Canal, Wednesday 13th July departing at 6pm, CLHS Members only, available from Alan Green (01243 784915)


Local events of interest to members.

Bassil Shippam Centre, Tozer Way, St. Pancras PO19 7LG 

26th May 18:00 Charles Crocker – Chichester’s Forgotten Poet Alan Green

7th  July 18:00 50 Years of Change: Chichester in Colour Andrew Berriman

Council House North Street

20th June 19:30  Edward Bennett, Actor and RSC associate artist in conversation with Philip Robinson. Tickets £10 including refreshment, book online www.thenovium.org/boxoffice