Posts Tagged “Hastings and St Leonards Observer”

We found history’s most heroic hounds in celebration of National Pet Day

Posted on April 11th, 2016 by Violet

In celebration of National Pet Day, the world’s first holiday dedicated to man’s best friend, we have been searching through the archive for examples of incredible canines throughout history. Search the newspapers From daring rescuers to lovable rogues, we have put together a selection of magnificent mutts whose remarkable stories are guaranteed to warm the hearts of even the […]

Your newspaper discoveries: Court cases, suicide and an obituary

Posted on March 20th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

Alex Daley got in touch this month to tell us about the fascinating information he’s uncovered in the Hastings and St Leonards Observer. What have you found in the newspapers? Email to let us know! ************** As a self-confessed social and family history buff I was delighted to be asked to undertake a research […]