Littlehampton, Sussex
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Last Restaurant Manager.

I worked at the Beach Hotel in the early 1990s. I worked as the Restaurant manager ,the last one just before it closed . All so sad . It was supposed to be fully refurbished,but it all fell through. The Hotel was so busy, and popular , and loved so much . I remember the manager (Roy Edicar) saying that it ...Read full memory

Holidays In Littlehampton And Meeting Aunts And Uncles

From Sandra (was Leggett) I first went to Littlehampton as a the story goes must have been 1946..apparently I slept in a cupboard drawer at my Auntie Maisies. Holidays to Littlehampton involved going on the steam train leaving Snow Hill in Birmingham with Mom ...Read full memory


We used to go on holidays almost every year to Littlehampton, so far as I can remember. We took the train there. Then we walked - lugging our suitcases. There was a butcher's shop on the way and it had a little statue of a pig outside. We always looked out for "Wally Pig" as we called it. We stayed at a boarding house - ...Read full memory