Chichester Literary Society

Welcome to the Chichester Literary Society. Explore our website to find out news and other important information about meetings and special events organised by the Society. Also, discover more about our authors and speakers and have a browse through our photo gallery to see what we do.

Our Next Meeting


October 3rd


Virginia McKenna:

Four Feet and Two

Virginia talks with Anne Harvey

at Boxgrove Village Hall, PO18 OEE.

New members and guests welcome!

Doors open at 1.30pm

01243 536273


Virginia McKenna, actress, author and wildlife campaigner will talk about her life with Anne Harvey. She is most well known for her films Born Free (1966), A Town Like Alice (1958 ), and Carve Her Name with Pride (1958). Her autobiography The Life of My Years was published in 2009. She also did some audiobooks such as The Secret Garden. It promises to be a fascinating conversation.

Other Literary News


John Keats sculpture unveiled at Eastgate, Chichester by Patricia Routledge DBE with sculptor Vincent Gray on 26th August, 2017.

"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need."
"Books are a uniquely portable magic."
Stephen King
"I have always imagined Paradise will be a kind of library."
Jorges Luis Borges

We welcome old and new members and visitors to Boxgrove Village Hall.

Summer Lunch Party 2018
Summer Lunch Party 2018