Bygone Bognor Regis & Chichester

ISBN 1-903953-49-9
Local history/memoir
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by Sylvia Olliver


A portrait of life in these neighbouring West Sussex towns from the 1930s to 60s

In this entertaining and nostalgic memoir, Sylvia Olliver pays tribute to her home town of Bognor Regis and the neighbouring city of Chichester. Extensively illustrated with photos and postcards from the author’s own collection, it provides a unique personal insight into life in West Sussex in the 1930s, 40s and 50s, when Sylvia was growing up.

A charming book that will delight anyone with an interest in local history.

Born and bred in Bognor, Sylvia Olliver is a well-known local figure, having served as a councillor for Bersted parish council, Bognor town council and Arun District Council over the last 18 years.  She has been Mayor of Bognor three times and Deputy Mayor three times.
details:

softback | 205 x 290 mm | 100 pages | many photos

 

genre: personal memoir / social history / local history
readership: historians | general readers | all ages
themes:

West Sussex 1930s-60s