Bognor Regis


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Bognor Regis

(bŏg`nər rē`jĭs), city (1991 pop. 50,323), West Sussex, S central England. It is a seaside resort. At nearby Felpham is the cottage where the poet William BlakeBlake, William,
1757–1827, English poet and artist, b. London. Although he exerted a great influence on English romanticism, Blake defies characterization by school, movement, or even period.
..... Click the link for more information.
 lived from 1801 to 1804. The title Regis was granted to the town after George V convalesced there in 1929.

Bognor Regis

 

a seaside health resort in Great Britain, situated on the English Channel 40 km west of Brighton. The climate is moderately humid and warm, with small seasonal temperature variations. Winters are mild with average January temperatures of 5° C, and summers are cool with average July temperatures of 16° C. Annual precipitation is about 700 mm. There is a good fine-sand beach; sports include sailing and rowing. Therapeutic remedies include aeroheliotherapy and sea bathing. There is treatment for individuals suffering from chronic pneumonia, upper respiratory catarrh, and other disorders.

A. D. BORISOV

Bognor Regis

a resort in S England, in West Sussex on the English Channel: electronics industries. Regis was added to the name after King George V's convalescence there in 1929. Pop.: 62 141 (2001)
References in periodicals archive ?
NEED TO KNOW | PHILIP DEWEY and family stayed as guests of Butlin's Bognor Regis, where three nights during the school summer holidays start from PS144 per person, or four from PS166 a head.
You're sure to enjoy your stay at Butlin's Bognor Regis, just as long as you keep away from greedy seagulls...
Bognor Regis received low marks for its scenery and attractions, while Clacton, which has an average hotel room cost of PS116, was rated poor for value for money.
Butlins' Bognor Regis camp opened in 1960 and now attracts 430,000 visitors a year.
Auto Business News-September 9, 2014--Rolls-Royce Motor Cars to build new Technology and Logistics Centre at Bognor Regis
Many of the camps were closed or sold off, leaving just three sites, at Skegness, Minehead and Bognor Regis.
Shop Bognor Regis Age 32 Years as manager 5 VVBEST day as manager Cheltenham Gold Cup day 2008, as there was an air of anticipation as to the outcome - our slogan was 'Kauto Star or Denman, you decide'.
The Journal understands Prior has been impressive in training and there have been encouraging noises from United's top brass about handing him a chance to leap seven rungs up the football pyramid from Ryman South club Bognor Regis.
? BUTLINS plans to spend pounds 12m next year on new restaurants, landscaping green spaces on its resorts and upgrading accommodation This is on top of the pounds 25m Bognor Regis Wave Hotel and Apartments, opening in May.
MAIL READER OFFER Save pounds pounds pounds s on a holiday at THE Birmingham Mail has teamed up with UK holiday experts Butlin's to offer you some fantastic savings on your family break at Butlin's three superb holiday resorts in Bognor Regis (West Sussex), Minehead (Somerset) and Skegness (Lincolnshire).
Between 1937 and 1972, eight further Butlins camps opened across the UK and Ireland - in Ayr, Barry, Bognor Regis, Clacton, Filey, Minehead, Mosney and Pwllheli.