We have just recovered from a hectic yet fabulous weekend of Goodood Festival of Speed with guests having a wonderful weekend again at this annual event. Fortunately for those sad it is over there will be a number of other events at goodwood this summer including the wonderful "Goodwood Revival" and "Glorious Goodwood"...we are excited already!
Other local events over the next couple of weeks:
15 Jul - 31 Jul Barnum at Chichester Festival Theatre
16 Jul - 23 Aug Petworth Festival
19 - 20 Jul Uckfield Art Trail
20 Jul Katherine Jenkins performance, Haywards Heath
20 Jul Barnstormers Comedy ClubShoreham
20 Jul Jamie's Wish Family Fun Day, Littlehampton
20 Jul WestChiltington Village Show
21 Jul Rare Breeds Show Chichester
21 Jul Charity Car Show, Shoreham
25 Jul Ebernoe Horn Fair, Ebernoe
26 Jul Jailhouse Screamers, Arundel
26 Jul Blunter Brothers, Sharpthorne
27 - 28 Jul Rox, Bognor Regis
30 Jul - 3 Aug Glorious Goodwood
30 Jul - 4 Aug Chichester Challenge
Other places that are just fabulous for a day trip from Chequers:
Amberley, at the foot of the South Downs Way:
The South Downs National Park providing fabulous Walks and Cycle Routes:
Arundel with the Castle and Wetlands Centre, Petworth House and Park, Parham House - open last weekend for the annual Garden Show on Saturday and Sunday, Petworth with its quaint antique shops, The Way and Arun Canal Boat Trips, River Arun:
Bignor and Fishbourne Roman Villas, Pulborough Brooks Bird Reserve and the beautiful beaches at Littlehampton and East and West Wittering - blue flag awarded as mentioned in our previous blog post. Also Horsham, Chichester, Worthing and even Brighton!
There really is a lot to do in the area and with the childrens holidays upon us, parents will be pleased to know its all great for both the little ones and adults alike!