‘…The act of taking photographs on our journeys felt like a gathering of evidence, allowing us to capture contemporary echoes of past events, locations and people. …These places are landmarks.’
From the foreword to “Brighton’s Outskirts — people, place, community’.
Inspired by the stories we read in QueenSpark Books’ archives, I took photographs at locations around Brighton and Hove.
RONUK Hall, Portslade Town Hall
The Hop 50+, café and community centre
Bird display, Booth Museum of Natural History
Wallpaper in a service bedroom, Preston Manor
Clover growing in the grass, Hollingbury Golf Course
Tenantry Down Allotments
Brighton General Hospital wall, formerly Brighton’s Poor House
Happy Valley, Woodingdean
Woodingdean Post Office
Figure in red walking past Shane’s Kitchen, Rottingdean
Saltdean Lido, out of season