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Local Folk
Local Folk
Regency Ball in Brighton Pavilion
Brighton and Hove revisited
Brighton and Hove revisited
More kitchen tales
Brighton Herald photograph collection
Brighton Herald photograph collection
'Yes we 'ave no bananas!'
1960s
1960s
Reading the Riot Act
City Insights
City Insights
Honour for Jewish war hero and camp survivor
Local List of Heritage Assets
Local List of Heritage Assets
The Brunswick, Holland Road
Trams and trolley buses
Trams and trolley buses
1930s shop adverts on Brighton tram tickets
Brighton General Hospital
Brighton General Hospital
Aerial view of all blocks
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
CVA Buying Office
City Insights
City Insights
Official Brighton and Hove tartan
Buses
Buses
Ticket advertising in 1930s
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
His backyard telescope
City Insights
City Insights
High Sheriff of East Sussex - Maureen Chowen
City Insights
City Insights
'Off the Fence' 20th anniversary
Brighton and Hove revisited
Brighton and Hove revisited
70 year old Brighton kitchen
Montpelier Road
Montpelier Road
A ghost of times past
Memories of Whitehawk
Memories of Whitehawk
Remembering doodle bugs & Sunday winkles
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
Lucky escape from a bomb
Local List of Heritage Assets
Local List of Heritage Assets
Street Furniture - Bollards
Development of Ovingdean village
Development of Ovingdean village
The village hall - 1932-1986
Ovingdean Memories
Ovingdean Memories
A try at 'The Good Life'
City Insights
City Insights
International Women's Day:March 8th
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Brighton and Hove revisited
Brighton and Hove revisited
More kitchen tales
We lived in a house in Grenville Place. I can remember my Nan lighting the...
By John Wignall
On 23/04/2017
The Continentale Cinema
The Continentale Cinema
Memories of a 1960s student
Thank you Pippa Jones, that is wonderful information. Myles Byrne owned many...
By Terry Hyde
On 23/04/2017
Argyle Road
Argyle Road
Fish and chips and doodle bugs
I agree with the general view that Rolf’s was the better of the two fish...
By Brian Dungate
On 23/04/2017
What you can do
What you can do
What content are we looking for?
My great great grandfather was a fireman based at 3-4 Duke Street in 1901 and...
By Sharon Webb
On 23/04/2017
Trafalgar Terrace
Trafalgar Terrace
Meet Francis, the resident
Dear Mr Locke, should you ever edit your Middle Street or St Paul's school...
By Sharon Dixon
On 23/04/2017
Amberley Drive
Amberley Drive
Memories of the 1950s and 1960s
Hi Don Balcombe, I haven't visited this website for a long time so I have...
By Diana Osborne
On 23/04/2017
Mystery photos of Brighton and Hove
Mystery photos of Brighton and Hove
Vintage motorcar childrens' rides
I worked the thing. There was a power speed box on copper dial, plus foot...
By John Briffa
On 22/04/2017
The Continentale Cinema
The Continentale Cinema
Memories of a 1960s student
The King's Cliff cinema opened on this site in Sudeley Place, Kemptown in...
By Pippa Jones
On 22/04/2017
Brighton Herald photograph collection
Brighton Herald photograph collection
'Yes we 'ave no bananas!'
You can see where this fitted in at pay-office-and-footbridge-photos.php...
By Brian Dungate
On 21/04/2017
Woodingdean memories
Woodingdean memories
A young girl in the 1950s
My family lived at 26 Crescent Drive South from 1955 until the late 1980s,...
By Christopher Pollitt
On 21/04/2017
St.Mark's School
St.Mark's School
Class photo early 1960s
Well what can I say? I was looking up my old school Brighton Secondary...
By Peter Richardson
On 21/04/2017
Preston Circus
Preston Circus
Growing up in the 1940s/50s
Great memories!  I remember distinctly "Journey into Space" on the radio...
By Phil Allsopp
On 20/04/2017
Ebenezer Chapel
Ebenezer Chapel
Richmond Street c1950s
My great-great grandparents, Alfred Farris and Mary Johnson, were married here...
By Carrie Wheeler
On 20/04/2017
Gaiety cinema
Gaiety cinema
History notes
I also have very fond memories of The Gaiety Cinema. My uncle was the very...
By Sheila E
On 20/04/2017
Goldstone Junior School
Goldstone Junior School
Mr Tolhurst's Class early 1960s
I think the lad in row 1, fourth from left is Kevin Fawn. Graham Fawn's...
By Karen Cobden
On 20/04/2017
Local Folk
Local Folk
13th Brighton Boys Brigade
Hi Terry; I remember you well.  It's good to know that there are...
By Geoff Robbins
On 20/04/2017
Lourdes Convent
Lourdes Convent
School memories of the late 1960s
Just found this site today - many happy memories. I remember seeing Reverend...
By Dinah Shortt
On 19/04/2017
Corporation and Council
Corporation and Council
Mayors from 1900 until 1990
Do you have any information about my uncle William Marsh who was a shop keeper...
By Richard Marsh
On 19/04/2017
Lourdes Convent
Lourdes Convent
Happy memories of 1950/60
I was there too as a boarder (was Dinah Michaelson) - and left in 1958. I too...
By Dinah Shortt
On 19/04/2017
Brighton Herald photograph collection
Brighton Herald photograph collection
'Yes we 'ave no bananas!'
Yes, I remember tasting my first banana - it was at the end of the war and my...
By Rita Hider
On 19/04/2017
Springfield Road
Springfield Road
Childhood memories of the 1950s
Terry Green:  Indeed we have some years ago via email - time flies far too...
By Phil Allsopp
On 19/04/2017
Halland Road
Halland Road
Memories of the 1950s
We lived at no. 30. Sheila Lewes was my friend and I still see her to this day...
By Maureen Doughty
On 18/04/2017
Woodingdean memories
Woodingdean memories
Dewponds and dumps
I remember Mann's!  My father, not someone who naturally trusted...
By Christopher Pollitt
On 18/04/2017
Do you remember the shop?
Do you remember the shop?
Brighton town centre shopping c1969
Does anyone remember Keymarkets in London road? I worked there for a while...
By Maureen Doughty
On 18/04/2017