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1942: Turn those lights out, Angela!

Ockenden Cottage taken 2022

Angela Fox, Ockenden Cottage. Cuckfield, was fined £1 for for causing an unobscured light to show from a window of her house during the blackout on April 17, evidence being given by PC Wheatley.

Mid Sussex Times 6 May 1942

Notes: Angela Fox was a former comedienne and actress, and mother of James and Edward Fox. She lived at Ockenden Cottage which is in South Street beneath the 'umbrella tree'.

Contributed by Malcolm Davison.

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