Festival of Flowers WOW factor

Thursday 26th March 2020

Jose Pound, who was the designer of the Festival of Flowers at Chichester Cathedral in 2014 and 2018, will talk about achieving the WOW factor to excite arrangers and visitors alike.

Chosen Charity: St Mary’s The Virgin Church at Apuldram- Grade I listed church of magical quality, blending so well with ancient flint and Caen stone.

Admiral Sir George Murray

Thursday 5th March 2020

Richard Plowman will tell us about Admiral Murray, who was born in Chichester, fought in naval battles from American Independence,  Napoleonic Wars, was a close friend of Nelson, and lived in the Ship Hotel in North Street.

Chosen Charity:  The Murray Club

Charms of Rural Churches

Thursday 27th February 2020

Sally Rieder will talk about the quirky churches she has visited in England, from the exotic to the simple, painted to the plain, these stories  will come alive with her extensive slides.

Chosen Charity:  Riding for the Disabled – Arundel Branch – helping disabled people to enjoy the thrill and freedom of riding.