East Sussex - Brighton

Garden Lovers

Garden Lovers

Brighton's public gardens plus planting tips from the man responsible for them.

Bright Evening At Brighton AKA Brightening Brighton

Bright Evening At Brighton AKA Brightening Brighton (1922)

The Brighton Carnival, Sussex.

Dancing Is So Bracing - By The Glad Sea Waves

Dancing Is So Bracing - By The Glad Sea Waves (1922)

Chorus girls from "Frisco Frolics" dance on the promenade at Brighton - a bit of slapstick stuff.

Brighton Regatta

Brighton Regatta (1929)

Brighton Regatta features a boat race, policemen swimming in their uniforms, and boys trying to knock each other off rafts. Sussex.

Famous Trains Birthday Party

Famous Trains Birthday Party (1929)

Steam locomotive the 'Southern Belle' has 21st birthday celebrated, Brighton, East Sussex.

Just For A Smile, Glance At What We Wore At Brighton  In 1896!

Just For A Smile, Glance At What We Wore At Brighton In 1896! (1929)

Retrospective look at a Brighton funfair in 1896.

The Speed Girls

The Speed Girls (1930)

Members of the Sussex Ladies Ice Hockey Club have a practise game and men box on the ice for fun.

Queer Craft!

Queer Craft! (1931)

Aero-glider called "Hornet" and a "sea-car" are demonstrated.

Smallest House AKA Small House

Smallest House AKA Small House (1936)

Shots of a very narrow house in Brighton.

Fighting Fit The RAF In Training

Fighting Fit The RAF In Training (1939)

Good footage of the new recruits of the RAF in training in Brighton.

Children Re-Evacuated

Children Re-Evacuated (1940)

Children already evacuated from London to Brighton get moved again to a safer place.

Dog AKA Peggy The Dog

Dog AKA Peggy The Dog (1944)

Peggy the spaniel dog fetches and carries drinks etc. for her master at pub in Brighton.

Brass Bands Contest

Brass Bands Contest (1947)

The Daily Herald Brass band festival is held at Brighton.

Churchill At Tory Conference

Churchill At Tory Conference (1947)

Winston Churchill makes speech at Tory Party Conference.

Kitchen Fishing

Kitchen Fishing (1950)

Nice item about a seafood shop in Brighton, East Sussex.

Life Girls AKA Life Savers

Life Girls AKA Life Savers (1954)

Brighton's first all-women lifeguards on beach at Brighton.

Prince Of Wales Chattri Memorial

Prince Of Wales Chattri Memorial (1921)

Prince Edward, the Prince of Wales, unveils a domed Hindu memorial to Indian soldiers in Brighton.

Maharaja Of Patiala

Maharaja Of Patiala (1921)

The Maharaja of Patiala unveils a memorial gateway in Brighton dedicated to India's dead in World War One.

Child Evacuees From Brighton

Child Evacuees From Brighton

Children evacuated from Brighton look happy as they climb onto their trains.

Child Evacuees From Brighton

Child Evacuees From Brighton

Children evacuated from Brighton look happy as they climb onto their trains.

Sea Denizens

Sea Denizens

A visit to Brighton Aquarium, narrated by the curator, GW Weller.

Toys For Next Xmas AKA British Toy Fair

Toys For Next Xmas AKA British Toy Fair

Latest toys on display at British Toy Fair in Brighton.

Whale Caught At Brighton

Whale Caught At Brighton

A shark beaches itself at Brighton, the locals show the dead fish to the Pathe cameras!

Paddle Steamer

Paddle Steamer (1900)

Great Turn of the Century shots of people taking a trip on the paddle steamer, Brighton Queen.

National Guard Convoy Leaving For Camp

National Guard Convoy Leaving For Camp (1910)

Footage of military convoy.

Wounded At Brighton

Wounded At Brighton (1910)

Footage of injured soldier arriving in Brighton.

A Day With Blinded Soldiers At St. Dunstan's

A Day With Blinded Soldiers At St. Dunstan's (1914)

Good footage of blind men being taught skills and taking part in recreation at St Dunstan's.

Bombardier Billy Wells At Brighton

Bombardier Billy Wells At Brighton (1914)

Billy Wells and others stroll on Brighton Pier and walk along street with some dogs.

Brighton Babies

Brighton Babies (1914)

Footage of baby contest in Brighton, East Sussex.

Pram Marathon For Mothers

Pram Marathon For Mothers (1914)

Footage of mother in pram race.

Queen Mary's Workshops - Royal Visit To The Disabled.

Queen Mary's Workshops - Royal Visit To The Disabled. (1914)

Queen visits disabled in Brighton.

The Dome & Pavilion - Brighton

The Dome & Pavilion - Brighton (1914)

Footage of the Dome and Pavilion in Brighton.

Cinema Owners Meet At Brighton

Cinema Owners Meet At Brighton (1920)

British Cinema Owners at Brighton Pavilion - they are meeting to discuss British Film Industry.

Comforts For Tommy

Comforts For Tommy (1914)

Princess Alexandra of Teck opens club for soldiers at Crowborough.