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History of Brighton’s Palace Pier – Talk at The Keep, Wednesday 25 September 2019, 5.30-6.30pm

An event at The Keep, Falmer Jackie Marsh-Hobbs The Brighton Marine Palace and Pier opened on 20 May 1899, 120 years ago. In this celebration of the ‘people’s palace above the sea’, local historian Jackie Marsh-Hobbs will trace its story … Continue reading

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Rowland Halls – A Sussex Architect: Exhibition and Talk, September 2019

Rowland Hawke Halls (July 1879 – March 1919) was a Lewes architect working in the Arts and Crafts tradition in the decade before the First World War. To mark the centenary of his death, two events are planned: Exhibition of … Continue reading

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Reeves Lightbox Exhibition – Lewes High Street: Retail Retold, 5-29 September 2019

An exhibition of 80 pictures displayed as lightboxes along the length of Lewes High Street and surrounding streets. The images come from the archive of Edward Reeves Photography, the world’s oldest surviving photographic studio, and show pictures of the town … Continue reading

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