The Argus: yesterdays 


From housing horses to hosting world class acts

The Argus:

2:24pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

It has been 80 years since the beginning of a renovation project which transformed the Brighton Dome. From humble beginnings as royal stables, through major refurbishments, closures and reopenings, FLORA THOMPSON looks at the history of the venue.

Spectacle over in a flash

The Argus:

2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

On Saturday some of the world’s best cyclists raced through Sussex and into Brighton for the seventh stage of this year’s Tour of Britain. However, it is not the first time the county has welcomed the professional peloton. BEN JAMES looks back through the archives.

Sport Nostalgia

Former Seagulls: Norman Albert Gall

The Argus: Norman Albert Gall

11:40am Tuesday 1st July 2014

Position: Defender Born: September 30, 1942 in Northumberland Time at The Albion: 1962-74 Apps: 448 (four goals) Height: 5ft 9in Weight: 11 st 5lb His story: For 11 years Norman Gall was Albion’s ‘Mr Reliable’.

100 years ago

Sussex men off to train

The Argus:

2:52pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

NEWSPAPER cuttings from a century ago tell how hundreds of brave soldiers left Sussex for military training.

Then and Now

How School Hill, Lewes, has changed

The Argus:

7:47pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

DO you recognise this picture of School Hill in Lewes from the 1980s?

Mystery Pictures

Yesterdays in pictures: Do you remember Brighton bypass being constructed?

The Argus:

7:42pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Who can remember workers at the Brighton bypass circa 1991?

Past Present

The Clock Tower dressed up for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

The Argus:

12:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Brighton was in festive mood for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II which brightened up the drab summer of 1953.


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