Pictures of South Cottage and the surrounding Goodwood and Chichester area

Local Interest

So much to do, so little time

There’s always something going on in and around Chichester and always something to delight at Goodwood.
Here is just a taster:

Chichester Festival Theatre,

Festival 2011 runs from May to October.

Pallant House Gallery,

The Gallery of Modern Art in the South, Pallant House Gallery is a unique combination of a Queen Anne townhouse and a contemporary building holding one of the best collections of 20th century British art in the world.

Goodwood Festival of Speed, 1-3 July 2011

The Goodwood Festival of Speed claims to be the world’s biggest and most diverse celebration of the history of motor sport and car culture.

Goodwood Revival, 16-18 September 2011

The Goodwood Revival is the world’s most popular historic motor race meeting and the only event of its kind to be staged in the romantic time capsule of the Fifties and Sixties.

St John's ChapelSt Richard's WalkCathedral CloseThe Richmond Arms

Goodwood Horseracing,

Goodwood is internationally acclaimed as being one of the most beautiful racecourses in the world. Renowned for its unique style and elegance, Goodwood continues to set ever higher standards of style and quality for its racegoers.

Cass Sculpture Foundation,


Weald and Downland Museum,

The Weald and Downland Museum is set in 50 acres of beautiful Sussex countryside and is a special place to wander amongst a fascinating collection of nearly 50 historic buildings dating from the 13th to the 19th century, many with period gardens, together with farm animals, woodland walks and a picturesque lake. There are a number of special events during the year. Visit the website to find out more.

West Dean Gardens,

West Dean Gardens is open year round and features include a restored walled kitchen garden, a spectacular 300 foot long Edwardian pergola, a spring garden and a beautiful parkland walk and arboretum with views over the surrounding South Downs. There are special events on during the year – visit the website for more details.