Military history on parade in West Sussex libraries during November - Adur & Worthing Liberal Democrats
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Military history on parade in West Sussex libraries during November

Libraries throughout West Sussex will putting on displays of books with a Military History theme throughout November. The libraries have also lined up an interesting range of authors with military connections to talk about their books.

The displays are timed to coincide with Remembrance Day on November 11.

Chichester Library:
Stella Rutter – ‘Who Goes Where’?
Thursday 10 November,  7.30pm  
Local writer  Stella Rutter discusses her book ‘Who Goes Where’, her life story, work during Wartime and the unique circumstances which lead her to work with the Spitfire team.  
Tickets are £3. For more information or to buy tickets please contact Chichester Library on 01243 777351 or email Chichester.library@westsussex.gov.uk

Petworth Library:
West Sussex at War 1939-45
Friday 11 November 6pm
Alan Readman, County Archivist talks about Petworth and District during World War II, with images and films from the County Archives.
Tickets are  £1.50. For more information or to buy tickets please contact Petworth Library on 01798 342274 or email
Petworth.library@westsussex.gov.uk

Chichester Library:
An Evening with Allan Mallinson
Tuesday 15th November, 7.30pm
Best- selling historical author Allan Mallinson will be at Chichester Library to discuss his writing, his interest in military history and his most recent book On His Majesty’s Service.
Tickets are £3. For more information or to buy tickets please contact Chichester Library on 01243 777351 or email Chichester.library@westsussex.gov.uk

Burgess Hill  Library:
West Sussex at War 1939-45
Wednesday 23rd November 7pm
Alan Readman, County Archivist talks about West Sussex during the war, featuring Burgess Hill and Mid-Sussex, with images and films from the County Archives.
Tickets are £3.00. For more information or to buy tickets please contact Burgess Hill Library on 01444 235549 or email
Burgess.hill.library@westsussex.gov.uk

West Sussex County Council Deputy Leader, Lionel Barnard, who oversees the Library Service, said: “For anyone interested in Military History this is a good time to visit their local library.

“The library service has organised an interesting variety of talks to help bring the books to life.”