17 May 2019

Major volunteering recruitment event comes to the City

Meet us on the Cathedral Green to find out how you can help On Friday 7 June between 11 a.m. and 3p.m. Voluntary Action in Arun and Chichester (VAAC for short) is organising a volunteering recruitment event ...

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29 Apr 2019

Fine weather for an Easter bonanza

Bunny boat trips, colourful cafe and a SUP Easter egg hunt Well it’s all over for another year! Thanks to the fabulous weather we had a bumper customer turnout over Easter. Volunteers dressed up and decorated the ...

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26 Apr 2019

Opportunity to view old canal remains

Portsmouth & Arundel Canal walk Sat 11 May at 10 a.m. Do come and join an informative walk along part of the old Portsmouth and Arundel Canal from Barnham Station to Chichester, 7 miles. You can see ...

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16 Apr 2019

Canal litter clean up – a magnificent effort

TJ Boardhire hosts Surfers Against Sewage clean-up on Chichester Canal As part of Surfers Against Sewage’s clean-up weekend, Tony and Gemma of TJ Boardhire and Chichester SUP Club, organised a litter pick on Chichester Canal on 13th ...

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09 Apr 2019

Easter Bunny trips will be a sell out

Introducing our bunnies Chichester Canal’s ever popular Easter Bunny trips are scheduled to start again on 12th April 2019. Tickets have been selling fast since they went on sale in February. With only a few tickets left ...

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06 Apr 2019

Photographic competition 2019

Browse your albums, get snapping and submit Our 2019 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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02 Apr 2019

Tribute to Linda Wilkinson

Commemorating the work of an ex Chairman On Tuesday, 2 April, a small group of long serving volunteers gathered at the Canal cafe to celebrate the life and work of Linda Wilkinson. The current Canal Trust Chairman, ...

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18 Feb 2019

Chichester Canal’s 2019 boat cruise season is now open

All aboard for the first trip of the year                 We couldn’t have asked for a better day to kick off the first Chichester Canal boat cruise of the year. ...

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17 Jan 2019

Biannual inspection of Chichester Canal trip boat

…And digger pontoon lift On Wednesday 16 January 2019 one of Chichester Canal’s trip boats, Kingfisher, was lifted out of the canal. This was for the biannual safety inspection.  Malcolm Maddison from the Canal said, ‘Seeing the ...

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09 Jan 2019

Notice of canal towpath closure

Ensuring safety of canal users Due to erosion of the canal bank from Hunston to the Selsey tramway crossing, certain sections have become unstable and holes have appeared in some places. As both of these pose a ...

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