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'Christmas Past' in Brighton
Each year we get together a collection of reminiscences of ‘Christmas Past’ in Brighton. We are sure that they make entertaining reading on ...
1920s Birthday Postcards
Jennifer Tonks (nee Smith) enjoyed my Christmas postcards from the 1920’s that I submitted. My mother kept over 30 greetings ...
Please note that this text is an extract from a reference work written in 1990. As a result, some of ...
Brighton and Hove: The Royal Seal
Definition of 'Jugg'?
Query posted to the site by Jan, on 05/09/2002: Walking over the hill to Lewes via Kingston, the other day, it ...
Feeding the horses
“I like to climb to the top of Jacob’s Ladder and look down at Bevendean. There are these horses at ...
From sheep farming to 'infills'
Originally an area of sheep farming Mile Oak, the northern part of the parish of Portslade, was originally an area of ...
Homeless World Cup Representative
Street Football Team England David Newbery, a client at Brighton Housing Trust’s (BHT’s) Recovery Project, has been selected to represent England ...
The Parish of St Nicholas and St Andrew, Portslade Includes images and history notes about Portslade https://www.stnicolas.standrewportslade.btinternet.co.uk/ Portslade 1961-77 A feature about Portslade with ...
Links to other websites
Hanover Community Association The web site of the Hanover Community Association of Brighton, East Sussex, UK.
Old Church Hall, Hollingdean Terrace
This article originally appeared in Hollingdean News December 2006 issue – an independent community newsletter produced and distributed by Hollingdean ...
Saltdean in the snow 2009
‘Portslade is always very under-represented in Brighton and Hove news and views. This is strange considering the history. It was ...
When is a 'lane' not a 'laine'?
Feudal agricultural system In ancient times there were once five fields surrounding the old town of Brighton. They were called Hilly ...
This gallery of photographs shows a set of ground floor windows in North Laine houses. The residents and the traders of ...
Brighton and Hove Revisited
Brighton Herald photograph collection
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Emmaus Brighton and Hove
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Historical overview of Brighton and Hove
Letter in the Attic
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Other Brightons around the world
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Snowdogs by the sea
Snowpups by the Sea
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Views of the city: images & opinions
World War I
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