Upcoming Walks, Talks and Tours

Aug
20
Tue
1:00 pm Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Guided tours of the state rooms lasting approximately 75-90 minutes, followed by the opportunity to enjoy a cream tea in the ballroom
Aug
21
Wed
1:00 pm Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Guided tours of the state rooms lasting approximately 75-90 minutes, followed by the opportunity to enjoy a cream tea in the ballroom
Aug
22
Thu
1:00 pm Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Guided tours of the state rooms lasting approximately 75-90 minutes, followed by the opportunity to enjoy a cream tea in the ballroom
Aug
27
Tue
1:00 pm Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Open Afternoon – Goodwood House @ Goodwood, PO18 0PX
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Guided tours of the state rooms lasting approximately 75-90 minutes, followed by the opportunity to enjoy a cream tea in the ballroom

Chichester, Goodwood, The South Downs and Sussex – Immerse yourself in History, Culture, Art and Nature

As a professional tour guide and history graduate, I am passionate about bringing the past alive. Drawing upon my extensive knowledge and love of the area, I present a series of walks, talks and tours which are fun and sociable as well as being enlightening. Who really enjoys exploring and learning using a phone app or struggling to read tiny print in a leaflet? Take a look at my calendar and join me on one of the public events. Or maybe you’d like me to arrange a bespoke tour or talk for a group of you. Click on the tabs above to view my wide range of walking tours and talks – something to interest everyone. I look forward to meeting you sometime soon!

The most recent entries in my journal are shown below – I try to it keep up to date – recording visits to interesting places, exhibitions, books and articles I’ve read, plus details of bespoke tours and talks arranged for special interest groups. You will notice that sometimes I do stray beyond the border of Sussex!

Victorian Giants

The Beast from the East thwarted my attempt to visit Glasgow to enjoy all the art and culture the city has to offer. The night sleeper from Euston, booked many months ago, was cancelled and from what I heard about conditions on the streets up there, it seems that was...

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Sunshine reveals Gravestone Secrets

I am part of a team conducting a graveyard survey in the churchyard of St Nicholas Church, Mid Lavant. Last October we spent a weekend learning all about the need to record the gravestones of ancient parish churchyards, before the writing on the stones vanishes...

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Spring is on its Way

A couple of weeks ago, before the ‘Beast from the East’ arrived, I conducted a guided tour of Goodwood en route to the lambing shed! The cheeky little chap you see here had been born just the night before we arrived. We were a group of about twenty – adults and...

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