Eric Coates blue plaque in Selsey
This view across the sea to Bognor Regis inspired Eric Coates to compose 'By The Sleepy Lagoon' in 1930. It became the signature tune for 'Desert Island Discs'
Eric Coates (27 August 1886 – 21 December 1957) was an English composer of light music and a viola player.
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All plaques in Selsey
- Location: East Beach
- Parish: Selsey
- District Council: Chichester District Council
- District Council Ward: Selsey North
- County Council: West Sussex County Council
- County Council Electoral Division: Selsey
- UK Parliament Constituency: Chichester
- Region: South East
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