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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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 1926: The Knap, Looes Barn and sheep

We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Val Boaks.  Val became a good friend to The Saltdean Zone,

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Beyond i360: Brighton’s Seafront Heritage

The Regency Society, in their role of looking at what is and what isn’t happening in the City of Brighton,

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1920s Saltdean: Tea on the very edge of Brighton!

This wonderful picture was shared to The Saltdean Zone by Brian Prevett and Camilla Markowiak. It features a rather new

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Saltdean-on-Sea Brighton 1930s advert

This 1930s advert from The Saltdean Estate Company illustrates how  the development opportunities at Saltdean-on-Sea were marketed in a very romantic and

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Saltdean before the Lido and Ocean Hotel

This rare Wardell’s postcard shows Saltdean’s Oval Park and a sparsely populated Arundel Drive East. This is Pre-1937 Saltdean, a

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1960: Lido plans that never got off the ground

An article written in 1960 for The Downland Review magazine by Charles Neville. Charles Neville was the man chiefly responsible

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