Saltdean’s Holiday Palace – The Ocean in postcards

Writer and local historian Douglas d’Enno has kindly made available to The Saltdean Zone the following article which originally appeared in the July

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Amazing Rare Film Footage of Saltdean & Rottingdean in 1940!

  Follow the link below to watch some rare film footage of  World War 2 soldiers marching through Rottingdean! See Saltdean’s

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Film of the Rottingdean Windmill Reconstruction in 1936!

In this superb 1936 film we see waves crashing the Rottingdean seafront, a beached whale, the Mayor and Mayoress of

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Loving the Dream at Butlin’s Ocean Hotel Saltdean

Like all good romantic stories it wasn’t ‘love at first sight’ but Wayne eventually won Katy over, and the rest is

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1950s: Fly-de-High! Butlin’s from above

The Butlin’s Ocean Hotel, Saltdean in all its 1950s heyday splendour! Here the Ocean is captured from an ‘eye in the sky’ by Aero Pictorial. Note

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Saltdean Lido: ‘Car park for a 1000 cars’

A Saltdean Estate Company promotional poster for the Saltdean Lido from circa 1938 /39.  Interestingly advertising ‘separate changing cubicles for

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‘NEW AND WONDERFUL OCEAN HOTEL’

A Saltdean Estate Company promotional poster for the ‘new and wonderful’ Ocean Hotel in ‘sunny Saltdean’. The Ocean Hotel and

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Saltdean: ‘Invigorating with a high average of sunshine’

Saltdean, Brighton for Your Ideal Seaside Home!   This Saltdean Estate Co Ltd promotional poster dates from after 1938 as

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