Detail

Title ID 3373Collection ID226
Title[Festival of Britain]
Date1951
CollectionHaywards Heath Cine Society
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
ThemeCommemoration
KeywordsBoats Children Fairgrounds Festival of Britain (1951) Leisure Time Activities Outings Religious Buildings
Location
LocalBattersea Ham London Richmond-upon-Thames
RegionalGreater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionNot Known
CameraNot Known
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration3 min. 40 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A group outing to the Festival of Britain Pleasure Gardens at Battersea Park. Members of the group are seen at the fun fair including, boating on the lake, and riding tricycles. The film shows the ‘Crazy House’, the ‘Guinness Clock’ and other exhibition buildings. The group then have tea inside a hall and the ‘Ham Evangelical Free Church’ is shown.