|Title ID||6387||Collection ID||855|
|Title||[Cricket; Pontins Wick Ferry]|
|Keywords||Building Construction Boats Cars Children Family Food Holidays Industry Quays Recreational Facilities Rivers Roads Rural Areas Seaside Resorts Sport Water Transport|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This two-part film shows the family eating a meal with the South Bersted Cricket team on a playing field, followed by a family holiday to the Pontins resort of Wick Ferry.
A large group of adults and children are seen eating a meal sat at a trestle table in a field (South Bersted Cricket Club) for the Knock Out match. This is followed by scenes of people eating cake and drinking tea during the match, and a young boy playing with a baby [Additional scenes on TID: 6418].
The shot cuts to a road with a series of vintage cars taking part in a rally (?).
Shots of a large building under construction near a residential street follows, with views of the wooden timber joists being lifted into place by a crane, and views of the roof line.
The next scene shows a close-up followed by a wide exterior view, of a life Buoy on the railings at the Pontins Wick Ferry resort building. A man boards a boat in the foreground. The shot cuts to a large group aboard a boat on the River Stour, taking a boat tour passing several local landmarks and water traffic. The film closes with the group arriving at a sandy beach, coastal views and a woman with a toddler picking heather.