15 Jun 2021

Moorhen stops the work party!

All in a day’s work The normal Tuesday work party turned up to discover that a moorhen mum had found the perfect place to build her nest – behind a bollard in the bows of Frisky, one ...

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02 Jun 2021

Thank you to our photographers

Customers help to promote the Canal As it’s volunteers week, it seems only right to also thank those customers who regularly share the most stunning photos. In many ways, these lovely people are our unsung volunteer heroes. ...

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02 Jun 2021

Thank you to our volunteers

Chichester Canal recognises volunteer contribution during Volunteer Week 2021 This week is Volunteer Week (running from 1-7 June). The Canal is a much loved and valued asset of Chichester We offer a wide range of opportunities for ...

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14 Feb 2021

Comic Relief comes to town

Billy Monger, BBC Sports Personality 2018, trains at the Canal It’s not every day that I receive a call from my colleague at VisitChichester to say “please can you call BBC Comic Relief ASAP as they want ...

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19 Jan 2021

Lockdown #3

Closed… but not quite With the onset of lockdown #3 and rising numbers of Covid cases, our Trading Board has taken the decision to “shut up shop”, almost literally. So our popular Cafe is now closed and ...

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02 Jan 2021

Towpath closure 4 Jan

Towpath resurfacing WSCC has advised that the next phase of towpath resurfacing will start on 4 January for c 21 days, weather dependent. The section to be closed is between the steps to Canal Walk and the ...

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23 Dec 2020

Happy Christmas

…and a healthy New Year! Our Canal Cafe will be open for much of the festive period for takeaway drinks and cakes… perfect for refreshing you after a stroll along the towpath. All of us at the ...

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30 Nov 2020

Covid tier 2 update

Cafe operations during Tier 2 Thank you to all our customers for your continued fantastic support throughout the current lockdown. Now that it has been confirmed that West Sussex is in Tier 2 of restrictions, we are ...

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30 Nov 2020

All lit up at the Canal Basin

Canal Basin twinkles Our work party elves have worked hard over the last few weeks to give you a fabulous lights display on the pontoon,  in the trees and across the Cafe balcony. Though there was no ...

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23 Nov 2020

2021 Photographic competition is open

Browse your albums, get snapping and submit Our 2021 photographic competition is open to all amateur photographers with prizes for the best images. Entry is free. We will display the winning photographs at the Canal Cafe at ...

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