|Title ID||3831||Collection ID||76|
|Title||[Farming Scenes at Little London]|
|Date||[ca. late 1930s - early 1940s]|
|Keywords||Animals Family Farming Hunting Sport Winter Women|
|Format||Black & White Silent|
|Duration||11 min. 10 sec.|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
Family life on and around Little London Farm, near Pulborough, West Sussex, including scenes on the farm, a fox hunt, a game of polo and showjumping.
The film shows life on a small West Sussex farm in Little London near Pulborough during the Second World War. The film begins at a woodland cottage, where a cat suns itself on a wall. A woman is seen shelling beans sitting outside a farmhouse. A girl feeds a pair of goat kids wiht a bottle. Further scenes of goats and activity at the farm include a car is seen with blackout hoods on its headlamps. A girl in jodhpurs rides a horse on local heathland after which there are scenes of a local fox hunt with foxhounds. A showjumping display is followed by a polo match possibly in the Midhurst area. A second film reel shows Little London farm in the snow.