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My Brighton and Hove
The award-winning people’s history of our city
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I recently found this photo in my collection and have posted it wondering if any of your readers can date ...
Happy boyhood hours
Red Indian style canoes There were only ever two pools at Hove Lagoon. The smaller one was used for small rowing ...
Happy times and great memories
Having read a couple of comments about the ‘Train Rides’ at the Lagoon and just come across this photo of me, ...
Many hours of childhood fun
Only two pools There were only ever two pools at The Lagoon. The smaller one was used for small rowing boats ...
Paddle boats and chocolate ice cream
Working a summer season When I was about 17 years old I spent a season working on the boats down at ...
Picnics by the Lagoon
In the 1950’s my Grandma (who actually lived in Brighton) used to share a beach hut with a couple, Mr ...
Watching the little boats
After reading another writer’s story about the Lagoon, I became very nostalgic. I remember going there with my little brothers ...
Batteries and other fortifications
Black Rock swimming pool
Fishing and fishermen
Kings Road arches
Peter Pan's Playground
Port of Brighton
Seafront Gallery 1
Seafront Gallery 2
Seafront nostalgia gallery
Shoreham power station
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