Nostalgia: The story of Shippam's

AN ILLUSTRATED presentation and film show at West Sussex Record Office on Tuesday, May 28, will showcase the history of Shippam's, one of Chichester's most successful and best loved businesses '“ and it will also provide attendees with the chance to sample some of its famous pastes, by way of a Shippam's tea.

Shippams in Chichester
Shippams in Chichester

The presentation will reveal how the business was originally established and then developed rapidly during the 20th century to become a nationally-recognised brand.

And the film show will offer footage of the factory at East Walls and some of Shippam’s innovative promotional films and advertisements.

The evening will start at 6.30pm and a Shippam’s tea – consisting of Shippam’s paste sandwiches and light refreshments – will provided at the interval.

The chefs at Shippam's in Chichester

Tickets cost £7.50 per person. To book a place or for further information, call West Sussex Record Office on 01243 753602 or email [email protected]

An advert for Shippam's, based in Chichester
The former Shippams building at East Walls in Chichester