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Brilliant Brighton – past, present and future…

This term, year 5 will be researching the rich history of our wonderful city and thinking about how it might change in the future.

Here are a few links to websites about Brighton’s geography and fascinating history…

Scroll through detailed maps of Brighton, beginning in 1799:

http://www.brightonhistory.org.uk/maps/index.html

Watch a documentary about Brighton as part of Britain’s Hidden History (Channel 5 sign up required):

https://www.my5.tv/portillos-hidden-history-of-britain/season-2/episode-5

Find out about the history of Brighton and Hove:

History of Brighton

Who was Martha Gunn?

Martha Gunn

Who was Sake Deen Mohamed?

Sake Dean Mohammed’s Grave

Who was Tom Highflyer?

Tom Highflyer