wow! this is an active forum. hi you lot surprised your all still going. nice though. here's a list of staff that might jog a memory or two. I have included the year that they started at the park as best as I can remember.
bill the one legged gardener worked at the park before it ever was a park he started in 1924 in the days of Doge, and lived in the cottage in the crown estate to the south of the park. trident TV fired him and he was made leave his cottage with two weeks notice in 1981, he died next year. well done trident TV (Yorkshire TV now)
Mrs Hathaway, head casher 1969
Mr North, office wala 1969
elephant jeff 1969
captin phire 1969 ex circus manager
mushty, big cats, ex circus. 1969
Simon Compton hall 75. killed by tigers in Germany 08 08 82.
Charlie 75 left 76 to work on north sea oil rigs.
Pete 75 worked in the dolphiariam and left in 76.
Marti 75 ran off (75) with a lady call Paula who worked in the main office.
stinky Dave 75 one of the original Brighton dolphiariam crew. his wife worked at the park as well but cant remember where.
Malcolm 75 was the reptile keeper, accident pron, got bit by the crock (twice) and lost !!!! a land rover on site.
Steve star shine 75 left to work in Edinburgh zoo and came back a couple of years later. he had a girl friend by the name of Clair who did not work at the park but along with Mandy wertherall, spent most of there free time "hanging" with the guys.
johnny cash 75
Paul vodden 75 went on to be one big honcho in the rspca.
rocky 75 did the commentary's at the dolphiariam and was Gary smarts uncle he was 56 in 75. he and Gary went on holiday to Vietnam in 75 wanted to see the war before it ended? madness.
John Wane Reed 75 (Yes, John Wane and Johnny Cash both worked at the dolphiariam at the same time)
Andy kench 75 went on to be an rspca inspector.
Steve honner 75 dolphiariam number two he's now living in Oz.
Robby hill 75 went on to be a river/water bailiff in Oxfordshire (grate guy) still miss him 31 years on.
flying egg 75
roger hindel (prof) 75 education officer went on to sell medical supplies.
Laurence (orance) 75
Pete and Fiona whitehead 76
Sid, 76 killed by "yellow tag" the alpha tiger in the same year at WSP.
Matt 76 worked with zebras and giraffe's
Robbert 76 univ grad: had a pretty girl friend named Susie
Angie (the laughing witch) worked in the animal kitchens
jerry 76 his girl friend was the daughter of golf oil Jamaica, very very rich.
Matt 76 worked in the dolphiariam fish kitchen for the summer. he's dad worked at the US embassy in London.
crazy sue 76 work on reception and shacked up with a guy called Steve who work as park promoter in 79
Sas 76 Windsor chapter hells angel. grate guy.
Doug ? married Kim the education officer in 79
Doug cartilage 77 main protagonist during the union wars of 79.
Debby pink 78 ex girl friend of terry nupkins long before he got famous
lee channona 78 (hi lee)
doc pain 78
Pete the manic 78
Nigel Wilson 78
Scott's Liz 78
Bruce Walton 78
Russell 78 married ex miss England
Simmon eadd 78 original worked at Brighton dolphiariam. went on to work with the killer whale that Star's in free Willie.
Helen and Keith Reine 78
kelvin heath 78 baboons
Kim 78 cash office
Vic and Patsy Jonson 79 Vic was a manic and Patsy was the wardrobe mistress. they had the first baby to be Born on WSP. Vic ran off with a very young lady, Patsy and Kelly are doing well in Skegness.
Duncan Paul (splash) 80
nick Howard 80
Ozzie Tony 80
Andy burden 80
Dave Lindsy 80
jimmy 80 grate guy form Liverpool
Danny (security) 80
Kim education officer 80
well that should keep every one busy for a while. still have hundreds and hundreds of photos not yet posted on this site. would be glad to hear from any of the above. and if any one knows where Robby Hill is I would be more than pleased to hear from them. firstname.lastname@example.org
how did I remember all of this. well I didn't. but I did keep a very detailed dairy from 75-82. any questions welcome. be happy all, Tez.