Patrice Lawrence, author and journalist

Since 15 February we have published 80 stories of pioneering women with a connection to Sussex, both past and present. Today, we are celebrating the work of acclaimed author and journalist Patrice Lawrence, written by guest blogger, Amy Zamarripa Solis. … Continued

The ‘Forces Sweetheart’, Dame Vera Lynn

Today, 8 May, marks 75 years since Europe marked the end of the war that had changed the face of the world forever.  One of the most recognisable figures of the Second World War is Dame Vera Lynn. Words from … Continued

Reflections on war

Beth Burr, Programming Assistant, takes us on a journey through the reflections, remembrances and heartfelt feelings of visitors to Brighton Museum’s 2014 War Stories: Voices from the First World War exhibition and considers their relevance today. In 2014 visitors to … Continued