North Laine in the 20th century

Page link: 'The North Laine Book'
'The North Laine Book'
Now available to buy
Page link: A book about the life of Alice Reynolds
A book about the life of Alice Reynolds
'A Penny for the Gas - the personal history of a nonagenarian'
Page link: A party in Pelham Square?
A party in Pelham Square?
A magician entertains the crowds
Page link: A penny for the gas
A penny for the gas
Living in Over Street in the 1920s
Page link: A tribute to Peter Stocker
A tribute to Peter Stocker
Died 29th October 2015 aged 62
Page link: Adam Trimingham remembers his 'tatty tour'
Adam Trimingham remembers his 'tatty tour'
Article in The Argus, 12th March 2012
Page link: Aerial view of North Laine in 1978
Aerial view of North Laine in 1978
Taken from the top of Theobald House
Page link: Alf Appleton's trickster dog
Alf Appleton's trickster dog
Owned by 1934 landlord of the 'Prince Albert' pub, Trafalgar Street
Page link: BBC Domesday reloaded
BBC Domesday reloaded
Call for community contributors
Page link: Bill and 'The Unicorn'
Bill and 'The Unicorn'
Alternative bookshop once at No 50 Gloucester Road
Page link: Birth of the North Laine Conservation Area
Birth of the North Laine Conservation Area
Our debt to Kenneth Fines
Page link: Blue plaque for our hero Ken!
Blue plaque for our hero Ken!
Unveiled in North Road on 23rd October 2014
Page link: Citizens come to the rescue in 1937
Citizens come to the rescue in 1937
A struggle in Trafalgar Street
Page link: Come into my parlour
Come into my parlour
Mayor's reception for NLCA, 25th March 2015
Page link: Designation of North Laine conservation area
Designation of North Laine conservation area
It had been threatened with destruction
Page link: Do you have old photos of North Laine?
Do you have old photos of North Laine?
We also want your thoughts about the area today
Page link: Eggs for sale - in 1912
Eggs for sale - in 1912
Bolton's egg shop in Gardner Street
Page link: Family photos
Family photos
Taken in Upper Gardner Street and Gloucester Road
Page link: Fast and furious in Jubilee Street
Fast and furious in Jubilee Street
From the Brighton Herald, 12 July 1913
Page link: Foundry Street's industrial past
Foundry Street's industrial past
Feature in The Argus, 4 February 2014
Page link: Four generations of a family business
Four generations of a family business
Dockerill's in Church Street
Page link: Gigins of Gloucester Road
Gigins of Gloucester Road
Memories of the manageress in the 1930s and 40s
Page link: Growing up in the twenties
Growing up in the twenties
Life in Over Street
Page link: History of 39/40 Bond Street
History of 39/40 Bond Street
Derby's Sandwich and Coffee Shop
Page link: I lived in Frederick Gardens for 78 years
I lived in Frederick Gardens for 78 years
Memories from the early 20th century
Page link: I once had two shops in North Laine
I once had two shops in North Laine
In Sydney Street and Bond Street
Page link: If you seek his monument, look around you
If you seek his monument, look around you
The legacy of Kenneth Fines is North Laine itself
Page link: Jubilee Street - then and now
Jubilee Street - then and now
Photos through the ages
Page link: Kemp Street - the laundry and smallpox
Kemp Street - the laundry and smallpox
The local historian's journey
Page link: Laine or Laines?
Laine or Laines?
Not as clear-cut as all that
Page link: Last two walks around North Laine for 2015
Last two walks around North Laine for 2015
23rd and 30th August at 11am
Page link: Marching orders, Christmas 1910
Marching orders, Christmas 1910
Frederick Voice arrested in a North Road pub
Page link: Mary of the Pianola Shop
Mary of the Pianola Shop
It was in North Road
Page link: Memories of North Laine in the 1960s
Memories of North Laine in the 1960s
I lived in Tichborne Street
Page link: Memories of Trafalgar Street
Memories of Trafalgar Street
My grandmother ran a fish and chip shop
Page link: My life at No 10 Tidy Street
My life at No 10 Tidy Street
Rita Buckrell remembers her early years
Page link: NLCA Street Representatives in 1980
NLCA Street Representatives in 1980
Do you recognise any of them?
Page link: North Laine - then and now
North Laine - then and now
Capital by the sea
Page link: North Laine at war (part 2)
North Laine at war (part 2)
Several clues to its military past
Page link: North Laine in the 2001 Census
North Laine in the 2001 Census
How we compare with Brighton & Hove and the whole of England and Wales
Page link: North Laine Life Lines
North Laine Life Lines
Celebrating 21 years of the NLCA and the North Laine Runner
Page link: North Laine: story of an outstanding conservation area
North Laine: story of an outstanding conservation area
Creation of the North Laine Community Association
Page link: North Road
North Road
Pictures from 1990
Page link: Old cork shop in Gardner Street
Old cork shop in Gardner Street
Now in Brighton Museum
Page link: Peter Stocker remembered by the traders
Peter Stocker remembered by the traders
He was co-founder of the North Laine Traders Association
Page link: Post Office appeal dismissed - 30 years ago
Post Office appeal dismissed - 30 years ago
From the 'Evening Argus', 12 April 1978
Page link: Ready reckoners forbidden!
Ready reckoners forbidden!
Memories of Reynolds in Cheltenham Place
Page link: Return to Brighton 2008
Return to Brighton 2008
Memories of Over Street from 1918 to 1934
Page link: Rewriting history
Rewriting history
North Laine or North Laines?
Page link: Selling vegetarian food for 40 years
Selling vegetarian food for 40 years
Infinity Foods in North Road
Page link: Snapshot of North Laine in 1957
Snapshot of North Laine in 1957
From the Brighton & Hove Gazette
Page link: Sydney Street in the 1950s
Sydney Street in the 1950s
We could do most of our shopping there
Page link: The architects were against it!
The architects were against it!
They thought North Laine not worth preserving
Page link: The Astoria in its heyday
The Astoria in its heyday
44 years of cinema history
Page link: The battle to correct the name
The battle to correct the name
It should be Bond Street Lane, not Laine
Page link: The Brighton Bead shop at 25 - then and now
The Brighton Bead shop at 25 - then and now
In Sydney Street since 1986
Page link: The Bubble car or Isetta
The Bubble car or Isetta
Manufactured in New England Street 1957-61
Page link: The MP from Robert Street
The MP from Robert Street
Dennis Hobden (1920-95) grew up there
Page link: The North Laine affair
The North Laine affair
Black and white video made in the early 1980s
Page link: The saving of North Laine
The saving of North Laine
New plaque commemmorating the work of Ken Fines
Page link: The trunk murder
The trunk murder
A grisly scene
Page link: Then and now
Then and now
Former meat importer in Kemp Street
Page link: They bore no grudge at fate
They bore no grudge at fate
Owners of Grand Parade Garage, established 1918
Page link: They traded right up to 9pm
They traded right up to 9pm
Upper Gardner Street market
Page link: Tidy Street in the 1970s
Tidy Street in the 1970s
It was never dull
Page link: Town Plays
Town Plays
North Laine residents show off their acting talents
Page link: Trading at 82 Gloucester Road
Trading at 82 Gloucester Road
Grocery to bicycles
Page link: Trafalgar Street from the station
Trafalgar Street from the station
Pictorial record of changes
Page link: Upper Gardner Street Market
Upper Gardner Street Market
They fought for a pitch
Page link: We had two businesses in North Laine
We had two businesses in North Laine
In Trafalgar Street and Gloucester Road
Page link: What life was like for working class folk
What life was like for working class folk
North Laine in the early 1900s
Page link: Worse than a bull in a china shop!
Worse than a bull in a china shop!
From the 'Brighton Herald', Saturday 3rd February 1900
Page link: Would your property have survived the demolition proposals of the 1970s?
Would your property have survived the demolition proposals of the 1970s?
Maps and images from the Wilson-Womersley Plan
Page link: Wreaths in memory of Indian soldiers who died in World War I
Wreaths in memory of Indian soldiers who died in World War I
At the Royal Pavilion India Gate, 18th October 2014