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The crash site of the B-17 Fortress Bomber on Truleigh Hill, Upper Beeding. Picture supplied by David Burnett

Appeal for information about South Downs bomber plane crash

Beeding and Bramber Local History Society is appealing for more information about the crash of B-17 Fortess Bomber in Upper Beeding during the Second World War.

Offington Lodge, Broadwater

Offington Park and its lodges on postcards from a century ago

The ancient parkland of Offington, north-west of Broadwater, is now entirely built over, and the great house – which will in due course be the subject of an article in our “Old Buildings” series – is long gone.

Worthing War Memorial

Remembering Worthing’s fallen

The Worthing men who died in June 1915 while serving their country in the First World War.

George Fish, father of eight, at Waldron Cottage in Small Dole Street

The Fish brothers of Small Dole

Frederick Fish, Dick Fish and Driver Arthur Fish, Royal Field Artillery

The Boar's Head Battle Commemoration Service at St Vaast Military Cemetery in Richebourg, Northern France. Sussex Living History Group form the Guard of Honour

French road named after Worthing to commemorate towns’ association

The last Saturday in June saw the annual gathering in Richebourg, Northern France, for a commemorative service to mark the 99th anniversary of the First World War Battle of the Boars Head where so many Sussex men, and men from Worthing, sacrificed their lives on June 30, 1916.

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