1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Bognor Regis, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Bognor Regis and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Fond Memories Of Bognor

My Parents George and Phyllis Stroud ran the Hotham Club in Waterloo Place, noe the RAFA Bognor HQ. On leaving National Service I woked as a welder at Lec Refrigeration and then as a Theatre Porter at the War Memorial Hospital. Had a flat above the Hydrotherapy Pool and was in charge of the Mortuary as well. So ...Read full memory

The Sharing Of Childhood By Two Very Elderly Persons

I was looking after two elderly residents and well known personage locally when alive, Mr Bert Munday and a "young" lady Mrs Hargreaves chatting away about their holidays when they used to catch shrimp and cockles off the Felpham beach. How it was all spoilt when the preaprations for ...Read full memory

The Pier And Esplanade

I was born in Sudley Road nursing home, Bognor, and we lived in Nyewood Lane, but I used to stay frequently with my grandmother in her flat a couple of hundred yards from the Royal Norfolk Hotel. One of my earliest memories was of her taking me out of bed one summer dawn for a walk down to the beach in front of ...Read full memory