Herge – the Shakespeare of Belgium?

Thursday 9th May 2019

Hugo Frey, lecturer at Chichester University will discuss The adventures of Tintin, the comic series by Belgium cartoonist Herge, who is a reporter and adventurer who travels the world with his dog.  Can Herge be compared with Shakespeare!?

Chosen Charity; Red Cross UK  – helps people in Crisis, whoever they are.

The Seals of Chichester Harbour

Thursday 25th April 2019

Judi Darley  from Chichester Harbour Conservancy will introduce John Arnott, who will  give an illustrated talk on the Common and Grey seals found in our local harbours and studied by John a marine mammal expert.

Chosen Charity:  Friends of Chichester Harbour – who support vital work in conservation, amenity and education projects within Chichester Harbour Area.

John Gilbert Winant A Great Friend to Britain

Thursday 11th April 2019

Peter Rice will explain how Gilbert Winant, US Ambassador to Britain in WW2, was a vital friend to this country.  He made sure that America could justify their support for us.

Chosen Charity:  St Wilfrid’s Hospice Chichester – give palliative care to those with a terminal illness in the hospice and in the community.