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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II – 1926 – 2022

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Chichester City Council

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

1926 – 2022

Official Portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

On behalf of the citizens of Chichester, the Mayor and City Council express their deepest condolences to the members of the Royal Family on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

The National Online Book of Condolence is available at

Flowers of remembrance can be left at the West Door of Chichester Cathedral.

Chichester Remembers – Remembrance Sunday – 13 November 2022

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The Annual service of Remembrance will take place at the War Memorial, Litten Gardens on Remembrance Sunday 13 November, commencing at 11.00am.

Uniformed, and other participants will assemble in East Street and march to the War Memorial around 1030, led by a combined band consisting of No7 Platoon, Chichester Army Cadet Force and (Chichester) Squadron Air Training Corps Band..

The Mayor, Councillor Julian Joy, and other civic dignitaries will lay wreaths together with other representatives from the ex-service and wider community.

At the conclusion of the service the various contingents will march past the saluting base in Eastgate Square and form up again in East Steet before being dismissed.

Music for the service is being provided by the Chichester City Band and the service traditionally ends with the singing of ‘Sussex by the Sea’

You can download a PDF of the Order of Service here: Chichester City Council – Remembrance Sunday – 13 November 2022 – Order of Service

New Councillor co-opted to Chichester City Council

Councillor Rhys Chant, Chichester City Council, East Ward

At a Special Meeting of the City Council held on 24 October, Rhys Chant was co-opted to membership of the City Council. He fills the vacancy in East Ward.

Rhys is our youngest Councillor and is studying at the University of Chichester. He will represent the Liberal Democrat party.

As a co-opted member of the City Council Rhys exercises exactly the same rights as a Councillor elected via the ballot box.

Rotary Clubs of Chichester Christmas toys appeal launched

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Chichester Rotary Clubs are looking to add to their popular array of pre owned, second hand and ‘pre loved’ toys.

Having come from happy homes, the toys will be passed to families through Rotary’s Chichester Christmas Market stall (open 4th to the 6th of December) to help with family Christmas expenses

For more information, contact: Doug Price on 07980 239 227 or email:

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