is a cathedral city in West Sussex, in South-East England.
It is the only city in West Sussex, and is its county town. It has a long
history as a settlement; its Roman past and its subsequent importance in
Anglo-Saxon times are only its beginnings. It is the seat of a bishopric, with
a 12th-century cathedral, and is home to some of the oldest churches and
buildings in Great Britain.
Chichester today is a local government
stronghold, with three levels of government being administered there. It is
also a transport hub, and the centre for culture in the