Edwardian postcard – The Lovers Seat, Hastings, Sussex

I recently bought this postcard to add to my ever growing Edwardian postcard collection because of the amusing message on the back and the intriguing picture on the front. All those prim and proper ladies! When it arrived I felt drawn to investigate the writer and subject matter further. The writer, Harold describes the ladies sitting on the ‘lovers seat’ as being ‘Giddy Old Kippers’ which made me laugh. I immediately liked Harold’s sense of humour so had to know more about him. But first, the ‘lovers seat’ mentioned was on a cliffside in Hastings, Sussex UK. I found two

Continue reading

Friday Smiles – week 263

Morning all, its a lovely early spring morning here with blue skies and sunshine but more snow is forecast for Saturday and Sunday here!  Its only meant to stay briefly though so i don’t mind that. It great to be able to join in with Annie’s Friday Smiles again and I have a couple of things that have made me smile this week. Firstly, it was Mothers Day last Sunday in the UK and i was lucky enough to get this from my son He knew i needed a new mug as my old one was so chipped so he

Continue reading

Follow

Get the latest posts delivered to your mailbox: