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"It’s where I learned to swim."
"The Lido was great because it had the
It was really great to have that then."
"They had a little snack bar there and you could get cups of tea and
"I was a
bathing beauty queen
there about four or five times.
I’ve got photographs to prove it!"
"You’d have all the deck chairs out there with people sunning themselves; you’d have the gift shops; the theatre."
"My father was a manager at the
Golden Garter Saloon
at the Lido.
They used to have horses in the show."
"You would visit the
and they would entertain people with Country and Western.."
"[In the 2000s] the Lido was the alternative place to be."
"There are about
going into the harbour."
"The changing rooms,
it was a bit like going into the
bowels of the earth."
"The little funicular railway that went down from the Lido down to the promenade; it was always so busy."
"Hades night spot was there, you’d have a lot of bars - the Jamaica Bar would be there."
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