Celebrate Mother’s Day with free tea and cake at Take Shelter

Celebrate Mother’s Day with free tea and cake at Take Shelter

Did you know that the way we celebrate Mother’s Day was influenced by the Second World War? In the UK, Mothering Sunday, the day when people returned to worship at their ‘mother’ church, is traditionally the 4th Sunday of Lent. In contrast Mother’s Day, a day to...
Opening up the doors to Brighton’s wartime history

Opening up the doors to Brighton’s wartime history

Have you visited Take Shelter? No longer Brighton’s best kept secret, this Second World War air raid shelter was once a hidden gem (quite literally as it is ‘hidden’ under the playground at Downs Junior School) but is now a firm favourite in Brighton’s top places to...