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4th June 2019
D-DAY will live long in our memory, says University historian Dr Andrew Smith, but not many people know that Chichester played a key role in the invasion by coordinating fighter squadrons from RAF Tangmere.     A FLEET of Nazi Stuka dive-bombers attacked RAF Tangmere in August 1940, in what was...
4th June 2019
  THE University of Chichester is marking the role of West Sussex in the D-Day Landings on their 75th anniversary – including its own part as a centre of operations for the RAF and as host for international leaders and military personnel. The county’s strategic geographical position made it ideal...
3rd June 2019
    OLYMPIC champion and University of Chichester honorary graduate Hannah Mills MBE has spoken of her delight after winning a silver medal at the European championships. The Great Britain sailor, who was given an honorary doctorate of science in 2017, finished runner-up at the event at Italy’s...
3rd June 2019
Best Anthology award goes to a collection of drinking stories edited by University of Chichester senior lecturer   A LECTURER from the University of Chichester has won a national award for an anthology of stories which capture the comedies, tragedies, pleasures, pains, and horrors of alcohol. High...
30th May 2019
  A UNIVERSITY artist has been given exclusive access behind-the-scenes at the renowned Chichester Festival Theatre. Sculptural installation postgraduate Charlotte McCarthy has been chosen as this year’s emerging artist in residence. The project intends to develop the MA Fine Art student’s skills...
29th May 2019
Advancing dementia affects relationships between carers and those in their care It also affects relationships between those with dementia in care and their families, and the relationship between residents A better understanding of behaviour and behavioural change the key to sustaining good...
28th May 2019
  DANCE is both transformative, sparks curiosity, and has the capacity to shape lives, says Jo Hodson-Prior, PGCE dance tutor at University of Chichester For many students, she says, it is the reason that they get out of bed and go into school in the morning. Yet, according to a recent BBC survey...
24th May 2019
NETBALL picked up the prestigious club of the year honour in the final accolade handed out at the University of Chichester 2019 Sports Awards. The event, hosted by the Sports Federation and Students' Union, was attended by more than 300 athletes from clubs such as lacrosse, basketball, and...
23rd May 2019
  A MUSICAL by students from the University of Chichester has raised thousands of pounds for a West Sussex charity which cares for visually-impaired people. Copacabana, devised from Barry Manilow’s hit songs, helped to raise more than £7,700 for 4Sight Vision Support, based in Bognor Regis. The...
23rd May 2019
  A CAT has had a week to fur-get after getting stuck up the University of Chichester’s tallest tree for nearly three days. The black-and-white moggy was a whisker away from losing one of its nine lives before being saved by firefighters, who scaled the 70-foot sequoia redwood using an extended...

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