Photos and articles about Brighton and Hove in the time of coronavirus. See our collection and add your own!

Street Party in Whitehawk 1945

Street Party Whitehawk 1945
From the personal collection of Sarah Martin

This was a street party in Whitehawk, probably 1945 at the end of the 2nd World War. My great-aunt Lilly Gardner Is seated in the front row looking at the camera. They lived in Twineham Road so this may be where the party was.

Comments about this page

  • Great picture, but I doubt it’s Twineham Road. That road was made up of council-built semis, and the houses in the picture are much older. I could be wrong, of course.

    By Janet Beal (17/03/2019)
  • Don’t think this can be a Twinehan Road, not with the bay windows as shown in the photo, more like the houses in Elm Grove?

    By Jan (18/03/2019)
  • I agree, definitely not Twineham Road with those bay windows, could be the Elm Grove area.

    By Jan (19/03/2019)

Add a comment about this page

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *