Arun and Chichester Air Enthusiasts Society is hosting an open talk by BBC Antiques Roadshow historical medals militaria expert Mark Smith.

The evening on Monday, January 23, at the Chichester Park Hotel starting at 7.30pm will see Mr Smith give a one-off interactive presentation.

During it he will recount many of his RAF and aviation stories and anecdotes.

He is also asking attendees to bring along their fathers’ and grandfathers’ First World War and Second World War medals, especially if thought to be ‘special.

He will then choose a few, and explain a little about them.

In the second half, Mark will talk about a day at the Antiques Roadshow’ and its the filming.

Seating capacity is limited so entry is by ticket only; society members £5, guests £8.

To book tickets email [email protected]

Doors open at 6.45pm, no reserved seating. For further information about Air ACES, contact David Batcock via the above email address or on 01243 823007.