Children's Millennium Diaries

Scope and Content

Diaries kept by school children of Brighton and Hove for a week during the year 2000.

Administrative / Biographical History

To celebrate the Millennium, school children of Brighton and Hove were asked to keep a diary for a week in the year 2000. The project was a collaboration between the Brighton community publisher, QueenSpark Books, and the Mass-Observation Archive.

Access Information

The collection is open to all bona fide researchers, by appointment only, telephone or email a week in advance of your intended visit. Researchers must abide by the conditions protecting the collection.

Acquisition Information

Donated by QueenSpark Books and the Mass-Observation Archive, in 2001, to the Mass-Observation Archive Trust which has deposited the collection with the University of Sussex.


Prepared by John Farrant, September 2002.

Other Finding Aids


Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction conditions vary. Please consult the Head of Special Collections.


See Jackie Blackwell (co-ordinator), Children's Millennium Diary anthology (Brighton: QueenSpark Books, 2001).