Chichester is a historic cathedral city nestled in the foothills of the South Downs. The city is surrounded by beautiful countryside, sandy beaches, fishing villages, historic and family attractions, including Goodwood which is world renowned for both horse racing and motor events, and offers incredible diversity to suit every visitor. Chichester is an affluent city with a population of approximately 27,000, although this figure is boosted through large numbers of students who attend the University and colleges based in the city. The Fountain is situated on South Street, a vibrant central area of Chichester’s shopping centre, occupied by high street stores, independent retailers, bars and restaurants. There are numerous pubs and restaurants in the local area and the Fountain forms part the popular social circuit. The main train station is located approximately 300m south of the Fountain, which provides easy access from neighbouring towns.