01243 537526 | Graylingwell Chapel, Graylingwell Park, Chichester, PO19 6BZ

Wake up and smell the coffee!

By Mike Pickering, Graylingwell Park resident Once formalities to transfer ownership of Graylingwell chapel are complete work will start in earnest to deliver a community hub that truly reflects the size and diversity of the Graylingwell community. Respectable community facilities have been a long time in coming. It is six years since I moved to… Read More >>

Hot off the press!

We are pleased to announce that there are two new booklets on Graylingwell Chapel that shed light on the chapel and the history and human stories linked to it. They are available now online and hard copies will be available at the start of December from the marketing suite at Graylingwell and at the community hub… Read More >>

Graylingwell Chapel wins fund to secure project organiser & architect

Chichester Community Development Trust has received £14,800 from the Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) to develop the plans for Graylingwell Chapel. The grant will fund a project organiser and an architect to develop the ideas that have come out of the chapel consultations. We will shortly be recruiting a project organiser.  The project organiser will be charged with… Read More >>

Desperately seeking perfection

The Graylingwell Chapel steering group are on a mission!  They are crossing the counties looking at examples of chapels, churches and repurposed buildings that have been transformed into working, successful and profitable community hubs.  The aim: to enable the group to make the best-informed decisions when looking at the repurposing of Graylingwell Chapel into a… Read More >>

Graylingwell: what stories to tell? Heritage Interpretation

When Graylingwell chapel is renovated, visitors will be able to access information, photos and objects so they can learn about the chapel and its history in the context of Graylingwell Hospital.  The volunteers and steering group involved in the Graylingwell Chapel renovation received their first training session in heritage interpretation this last week. Heritage interpretation is the way… Read More >>

£10,000 grant for chapel: Heritage Lottery Fund

Chichester Community Development Trust has received £10,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund which marks the start of an exciting project: the renovation and repurposing of Graylingwell Chapel into a warm, inviting, multi-purpose space that will serve the community both at Graylingwell Park and Chichester for decades to come. Thanks to the initial start-up grant from Heritage… Read More >>
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