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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1930s: Saltdean Lido entrance sign and kiosk?

The Saltdean Lido of the late 1930s or early 1940s, it had not long been opened for business in this

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1938: Shiny new Saltdean Lido & Ocean Hotel

A brand new looking Saltdean Lido and Ocean Hotel. We believe this is Saltdean circa 1938, note the Ocean Garage

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The Saltdean i-259: Brighton i360’s new rival?

Ambitious plans have been revealed to build a viewing tower similar to the Brighton i360 on the Saltdean Bay Seafront!

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Rare picture of Saltdean Lido Boating Pool

Saltdean Lido Boating pool A rare picture of the Saltdean Lido featuring the ‘boating pool’ located mid left in picture

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Luftwaffe reconnaissance photo of Saltdean, Brighton

A gift from Brighton and Hove Stuff: this image, we believe, was taken in the early 1940s. It appears to be

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BOG OFF!! – Save the toilets in Saltdean’s Oval Park

The announcement was made this week (Feburary 2016) that a number of public toilets in the Brighton & Hove area

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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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Plug hole: Saltdean Lido powerless 2015

  Here is the Statement from The Saltdean Lido CIC  released  02 10 2015: BREAKING NEWS – we are so

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