Memories of Brighton College

16 April 2021

As the world looks back on the life of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, we remember his visit to Brighton College.

08 March 2021
Were you in Fenwick or Williams? I bet you know your house inside out, but do you know its history? Archivist, James Harrison, delves into the fascinating beginnings of these two girls houses, as we celebrate their founding mothers.
15 January 2021

"At Brighton College, I gained a grounding which was useful in facing life"... In this lovely piece, David McKinley (Du. 1948-52) tells us what life was like for a Brightonian over 70 years ago.

24 November 2020

Happy Birthday, Brighton College! The 24th November is our birthday, and our Archivist, James Harrison explains what happened in 1845...

22 September 2020

To mark the anniversary of the opening of Brighton College's Chapel in 1859, College Archivist James Harrison takes us on a tour of the history of this now beloved College building.

17 December 2019

It is with thanks to T John Reynolds (Le. 1955-59) that we recently received a lovely picture of what could be the first wedding of an Old Brightonian to have taken place in the school chapel.

29 November 2019

Fenwick House opened in 1983, becoming the first girls-only House at Brighton College.

08 October 2014

I found an old Sussex County Magazine from 1951 with an article about the college. Some interesting pictures and insight into how the school came into being. 

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Eastern Road
Brighton, BN2 0AL


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+44 (0) 1273 704 250
Registered Charity Number: 307061

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