Welcome to the twinning association site of the City of Chichester in West Sussex and the City of Ravenna, in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.


Our new ‘Programme of Events for 2024-25‘ has now been published. The programme may be viewed Here.


The May 2024 issue of our ‘Gemelli’ Newsletter is now available for Members to read and download Here.


Friends of Ravenna activities include:

  • Monthly meetings, with an Italian theme, on either cultural, historical, musical or lifestyle topics
  • Biennial visits between the members of the Chichester and Ravenna  twinning  associations
  • Projects between our cities with clubs, local societies and educational organisations
  • Italian conversation groups
  • Circulation of a quarterly newsletter
  • We meet in the Assembly Room of the Council House in North Street in Chichester PO19 1LQ. The meetings regularly start at 7.30 p.m.

See Full Programme of Events for 2023/24

Please see the map below showing the exact location of the meetings venue:

 The Council House, North Street, Chichester, PO19 1LQ

If you require further information, or are thinking of joining us, please CONTACT our Membership Secretary.


About Ravenna & The ‘Amici Di Chichester’

Find out more about Chichester’s enduring friendship with the city of Ravenna.

Visit the Website of our counterparts in Ravenna – The Amici di Chichester

Visit the ‘Amici’ Facebook Page here:

Mosaic decoration of the cruciform oratory of imperial princess Galla Placidia. Photograph by Steph Janes