'Memoirs' are usually associated with well known or wealthy folk. This section is a collection of the memoirs of ordinary local folk that we think are much more interesting.
An insight into a maid's working life. Daisy Noakes was ‘in service’ at the ‘big house’ in Ovingdean in 1922. At the time of this interview she was 91.
Jack Odom grew up in the 1930s in Brighton and later worked as a cinema projectionist.
Memories of a 1930s childhood