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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
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
The Brighton Astronomer: George Hole
Born into an old Patcham family
Local Folk
Local Folk
J Stuart Bremner:model train maker.
Local Folk
Local Folk
St Margaret Church Rottingdean
City Insights
City Insights
Dementia Action and Alliance
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Special Purpose Machines - Part VI, Men at Work
Local Folk
Local Folk
General election 1950
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Special Purpose Machines - Part V, Historic Records
Rottingdean reminiscences
Rottingdean reminiscences
Seafront looking west, early 1970
Woodingdean memories
Woodingdean memories
Changes over the years
1960s
1960s
Queen's visit to Brighton College
Woodingdean memories
Woodingdean memories
Dewponds and dumps
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Special Purpose Machines - Part IV 1980s
City Insights
City Insights
Around the World Cycle Challenge 2017
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Hollingbury Industrial Estate
Special Purpose Machines - Part III, 1970s
City Insights
City Insights
Chinese New Year 2017
Woodingdean memories
Woodingdean memories
Joy's Café
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Waterhall
Waterhall
Little remains of the 18th century farm
The 1911 Census shows my Great-Grandparents (Henry & Margery Capelin), plus...
By Keith Bissex
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Coldean
Coldean
Growing up in the 1960/70s
I remember Mr Amherst-Clarke very well. Not only was he my dentist, I also used...
By John Feek
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Newspapers
Newspapers
Principal publications
Brian, thanks for the correction, I actually meant the Herald, my mistake....
By Jonathan Owen
On 24/03/2017
Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force
Red Arrows: A dramatic incident
I've just read the clear and highly informative MoD letter about this...
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Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force
Red Arrows: A dramatic incident
Hi, I was an eye witness to this. I was on the beach and I heard a cannon like...
By Paul Reeve
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Montpelier Road
Montpelier Road
A ghost of times past
Nice piece Mark, I live quite close by, but I didn't know about Park Royal,...
By Peter Groves
On 24/03/2017
Tarner Road
Tarner Road
Memories of the 1950s
I am Joyce Newman's daughter... Younger. Just saw this post. Mum still...
By Julie Newman
On 24/03/2017
Brighton and Hove Revisited
Brighton and Hove Revisited
102-104 Church Road
I think Alderney Dairy was a bit of a generic name. There was a dairy up in...
By Geoffrey Mead
On 24/03/2017
Portslade
Portslade
Fords Ferry circa 1920 and Iron Boat Man 2006
I would walk from Wickhurst Road on a crisp winter morning to the drawing...
By Linda Packer
On 24/03/2017
When I lived in Hollingdean
When I lived in Hollingdean
Horton Road flats
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By Barry Scaping
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Fitzherbert School
Fitzherbert School
Photos taken in the 1970s
I was at Fitzherbert from 68 onwards and was a close friend of Sharon Batchelor...
By Isabella Thomas
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Moulsecoomb Secondary School
Moulsecoomb Secondary School
The late 1960s to early 1970s
Thank you Paul for the intriguing article. It brought back vivid memories.I...
By Jon Leckey
On 24/03/2017
King's Road
King's Road
Buildings of interest: Part I
Nick Heath has reminded me of an eventful Whitsun Bank Holiday in Spring 1968...
By John Byford
On 23/03/2017
Brighton and Hove Revisited
Brighton and Hove Revisited
102-104 Church Road
This property is/was at 78 Molesworth Street, Hove. Called Alderney Dairy. I...
By David Parker
On 23/03/2017
Old London Road
Old London Road
Once again a village street
Hi folks.  I worked at Eric Marchants around 1964/5 to mid 1967. ...
By Rosalyn Hamblett
On 23/03/2017
Mystery photos of Brighton and Hove
Mystery photos of Brighton and Hove
Which cinema - when?
I also think it is the front entrance to the Savoy on the seafront. There was...
By Doreen Young
On 23/03/2017
St Helen's Church, Hangleton
St Helen's Church, Hangleton
Memories of the 1950s
Great memories! I live in Bournemouth now but still meet up with Dave...
By Michael Bridger
On 23/03/2017
1960s
1960s
'Hippies' on the beach c1960s
I shared a flat above the Mocca bar with a David Jones who hailed from...
By Peter Miller
On 23/03/2017
Shoreham power station
Shoreham power station
Photographed across the harbour
Hi, I was at the training school in 1970 and the wages was £5 16s 4d...
By Paul H
On 23/03/2017
Redhill Drive
Redhill Drive
Coppercliff Hospice
My mum was a patient who passed away aged 26 in 1980 in Coppercliff. I can...
By Janet Ashton
On 23/03/2017
Mansfield College, Hove
Mansfield College, Hove
Jewish girls boarding school
My mother emigrated from Lithuania to England sometime in 1938.  She would...
By Sharon Easton
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Fishing and fishermen
Fishing and fishermen
Photo of Brighton seamen, 1864
Such an important photograph judging the interest shown by the number...
By Christopher Patching
On 21/03/2017
Local Folk
Local Folk
Knoll School for Boys quiz team c1959
I would like to welcome you to our next Old Knollonians Social Meeting to...
By Mike Hookham
On 21/03/2017
Knoll School
Knoll School
Morning assembly
I would like to welcome you to our next Old Knollonians Social Meeting to be...
By Mike Hookham
On 21/03/2017