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Book of the Month – The Tale of a Boy Soldier

Find out more about Brighton and Hove in the Somme, as part of the nationwide #Somme100 centenary events, through our popular WWI book and Book of the Month, The Tale of a Boy Soldier.  As a fifteen-year-old boy in 1914, George Parker single-mindedly decided to ‘fight for king and country’ [...]

October 19th, 2016|

Photographic Archive

Every month we show you images from our online digital archive - the Brighton and Hove Photographic Collection. This quirky photograph is of of a model-maker at a Brighton centre event, placing a Southdown bus into a scale model of Pool Valley. Snapped in 2010 by prolific Brighton based Photographer [...]

October 19th, 2016|

Explore Brighton & Hove’s history in ebooks

QueenSpark Books is delighted to announce the launch of six e-books, digital versions of some of our most popular and out-of-print titles, alongside one of our recent bestsellers: You can buy copies of the books using Amazon Kindle, Google Play, the Apple store, and other Android outlets - just go to [...]

October 19th, 2016|

QueenSpark Photographic website redesign – Freelance contract

QueenSpark Photographic website redesign - Freelance contract Since 1972 QueenSpark Books has been dedicated to gathering, preserving and making accessible Brighton & Hove’s histories, and is the longest-running community publisher in the UK. We publish oral histories or creative responses to local history, via books, E- books, exhibitions, events, websites [...]

October 19th, 2016|
  • Tale of a Boy Soldier Book

Book of the Month – Tale of a Boy Soldier

Brighton in the Somme Grab a bargain, and find out more about Brighton and Hove in the Somme in our illuminating book of the month from QueenSpark, as part of the nationwide #Somme100 centenary events (until November 2016), through this popular WWI book, The Tale of a Boy Soldier.  As a [...]

September 12th, 2016|

From our archives …. Brighton & Hove Albion

Photographic Archive Every month we show you images from our online digital archive - the Brighton and Hove Photographic Collection. This photograph shows goalmouth action at Brighton & Hove Albion at the Albion -v- Barnsley game on 5th April 1969. Taken at the Goldstone stadium on the Old Shoreham Road, [...]

September 12th, 2016|