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Title: Whittingehame College and Jacob Halevy
Description: In this fascinating account, Leslie Brown recalls his school days at a unique Jewish boarding school in Brighton, Whittingehame College, which was headed by the even more unique headmaster, Jacob Hale...
Title: Mods vs Brighton Maccabees
Description: Maccabee Beach was the great gathering place for Jewish youth in the 1950s and 1960s and here David Felsenstein recalls a confrontation between the Mods and modern day Jewish Maccabees of Brighton!!...
Title: Memories of Sydney Sharp
Description: Hans Levy remembers Sydney Sharp, the celebrated Jewish musician at Brighton Hippodrome from the 1930s, later on in his life.
Title: Memories of Maccabi
Description: John L. Joseph has fond memories of the Maccabi and its sporting activities, as well as an encounter with the young performer and film star, Jerry Lewis.
Title: Memories from Linda Freedman (nee Heimann)
Description: Linda Freedman recalls how her parents came to Brighton having fled the Holocaust and the family business in Brighton and worship at Middle Street Synagogue as well as the Jewish youth scene in the 19...
Title: Martin Gilmour
Description: Martin Gilmour's family connections with Brighton and Hove goes back some 100 years and Martin's account provides valuable details of life in Brighton both before and after the War. Martin recalls th...