Nostalgia: Pictures showing Shoreham and Southwick area’s history

We take a look back at some of the photos in the Herald archives. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.

Thursday, 23rd April 2020, 4:50 pm
A27 Shoreham, a picture from front page of Shoreham Herald, May 23, 1970
A27 Shoreham, a picture from front page of Shoreham Herald, May 23, 1970

Remember the year the sea froze? Did you know the first Wurlitzer teaching laboratory in the country opened in Southwick Square in January, 1970? And did you witness the Warnes Hotel fire?

The Warnes Hotel fire in Worthing in October 1987
The Warnes Hotel fire in Worthing in October 1987
The frozen sea in January 1963 ENGSUS00320130123124653
The frozen sea in January 1963 ENGSUS00320130123124706
Laying the foundation stone at West Worthing Baptist Church on Wednesday, March 30, 1938
A baker pictured in August 1977
Presentation in August 1959
The Ritz in Worthing in April 1955
The Ritz in Worthing in April 1995
The first Wurlitzer teaching laboratory in the country opened in Southwick Square in January, 1970
December 1981
December 1981
Recycling in December 1981