The Argus: yesterdays 


Calling time on boozers

The Argus:

12:30pm Tuesday 27th January 2015

A POPULAR Hove pub is due to close its doors on Sunday. It will be the latest in a string of inns to close in the area. Some have become residential properties or small supermarkets, while others attempt to weather the storm via revamps and a change in beers. FLORA THOMPSON looks back at some Brighton and Hove pubs in their heyday...

Cooking up a storm

The Argus:

10:43am Tuesday 20th January 2015

CELEBRITY chef Jamie Oliver was in Brighton and Hove last week and the city is renowned for some great restaurants. FLORA THOMPSON delves into The Argus archives to look at some of the area’s best-known chefs from years gone by

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

Low birth rates and marriages during the First World War

The Argus:

12:00pm Tuesday 18th November 2014

During the First World War, there was a massive drop in birth rates across the whole of England – and Brighton was lagging right from the start.

Then and Now

100 Years Ago: Bonfire celebrations surrounded by death

The Argus: argus button

3:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

BONFIRE night has always been a night of great excitement but also one of risk as a terrifying story from a century ago in The Argus archives goes to show.

Mystery Pictures

Mystery Pictures

The Argus:

3:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

DOES anyone know what Gabrielle Lavelle, from Hailsham Equestrian Club, was up to in this picture where she appears to be dressed in Highland costime, circa 1983?

Past Present

Adam Trimingham tells us all about the history of Sussex’s beach battlefields

The Argus:

6:00am Saturday 24th January 2015

The low-lying beaches covering much of the Sussex coast have proved a temptation to many a foreign power wishing to conquer England.


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