The Deco Diaries

Chronicling the inspiration and creativity of the Art Deco era

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The Great British Lido Revival

The Great British Lido Revival

Pontypridd Lido, built in 1927 recently restored If you haven’t noticed, the British Lido is having a revival, after years left abandoned (and many demolished) in...

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Iconic 1930s Lidos

Iconic 1930s Lidos

Art Deco Saltdean Lido near Brighton, built 1938, reopened to the public May 2017.The Lido, or open-air swimming pool, became popular during the 1920s and 1930s when swimming...

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