Footballer Jimmy Greaves nicked my Magazine!

by the Late, sadly missed Harry Pope Probably the most famous footballer on the planet in…

Redoubt Military Fortress, Eastbourne. By Harry Pope, RIP

 Harry Pope realised he could write when he first went to school, and never stopped since.…

Seaside Eastbourne and the Wartime Evacuees.

 by Harry Pope In the Autumn of 1939 the South coast of England was to be…

Eastbourne’s Old Workhouse.

by Harry Pope Eastbourne, like a lot of towns, had a workhouse. I have recently re-read…

Religious Riots in Genteel Eastbourne!

Eastbourne, with its reputation as a haven for senior citizens, was once a centre for riots…

Where is the Eastbourne Camera Obscura?

by Harry Pope There are very few camera obscuras left in the UK, but there is…

A Murder in Genteel Eastbourne? Surely not

by Harry Pope Pat Mahon Despite a current population in excess of 100,000, Eastbourne on the…

140 years Entertaining Eastbourne

 by Harry Pope   The Royal Hippodrome is one of the most haunted theatres in the…

Where was the most bombed town on the South coast?

 by Harry Pope Eastbourne’s population is now in excess of 100,000, but during WW2 this went…

What To Do With a Dead Bandstand.

by Harry Pope Look for hidden Eastbourne and the seafront has a lot of history that’s…