Talks at this year's Festival of Chichester include Piracy In The Indian Ocean: Truth From The Front Line on Wednesday, June 21 at 7pm.

Tuesday, 20th June 2017, 9:40 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 3:07 am

The speaker will be Martin Ewence in the Pallant Suite, South Pallant, Chichester, PO19 1SY.

Rising out of desperation then greed, Somali-based piracy hit merchant ships in the Indian Ocean with extraordinary effectiveness between 2008 and 2011.

From his time as chief of staff to the NATO counter-piracy force from 2010-11, former Navy Commander Martin Ewence brings you the facts. In aid of the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society. Tickets £12 to include wine and nibbles. Disabled access.

Tickets are available from Chichester Box Office, The Novium, Tower Street, Chichester, PO19 1QH; phone 01243 816525 or 775888; website www.thenovium.org/boxoffice; email [email protected].

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