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[Trip to the USA, Bangkok and France; Kenwood Company Event]
|Date||[ca. 1953 ?]; [ca. 1959 ?]||ID||5442|
This colour and black and white film shows a series of work and holiday films captured by Ken Wood, including: a business trip aboard the Queen Mary to New York; a short visit to San Francisco; a series of flights and tours to Niagara Falls; Bangkok and Paris. They return to the UK for a promotional event for 'The Kenwood Chef' with staff and company vehicles.
South East England; The Downs and the Weald
An educational film demonstrating the links between South East England and London. The film focusses on agriculture, transport (to London and the continent), and seaside resorts.
[Liner Holiday Aboard the Europa Trieste]
This colour travelogue style film captures the family's trip aboard the Europa Trieste liner, followed by a land tour of the Eastern Cape and South Africa by car and coach. The family visit several sites on route around the coastline. passing through Mozambique and several townships in South Africa; stopping off at an ostrich farm, Table Mountain and a Nature Reserve.
[Autumn and Spring; St George's Parades]
|Date||24 April 1955; 1965||ID||9954|
This film shows several parades by the Haywards Heath District Scouts. The first is at St Giles Church, Hortsed Keynes. The second at St Wilfrid's Church, with a gathering on Muster Green. The next section shows Autumn scenes featuring woodland and Balcombe Viaduct, followed by Spring flowers; ending with another parade.
Out to East Africa
This colour travellogue style film shows the family exploring landmarks in Stratford-upon-Avon, followed by a journey to South Africa and the East African coast aboard the cruise ship Kenya Castle. The family tour various towns and cities from South Africa, to Tanzania and Kenya capturing the sights.
[Holiday to Spain and France]
This colour family holiday film shows highlights of a trip to the Hotel Agiua-Blava and Sevile in Spain, with shots of several beaches and a trip to a bullring to watch a bullfight. The second part of the film shows the family on a trip to Paris visiting several landmarks including the Eiffel Tower, to capture views of the city.
[Weddings; Three Bridges Sisterhood London Outing]
|Date||16 June 1956; 15 June 1957; 1957||ID||9161|
This edited film features members of the Three Bridges Sisterhood sitting inside Three Bridges Free Church and on an outing to London. A large group of children is then seen gathered at a swimming pool (?) followed by scenes of three separate weddings with exterior shots of Crabbet Park House and several churches, including Crawley United Reformed Church, Southgate Hall (both under construction), and St John The Baptist Church, Crawley.
This colour travelog style documentary film, made with commentary and music, shows highlights of a three day visit to Venice, by Gilbert and Mary Tomes aboard a gondola, touring the Piazzas, Campi and historical buildings along the Grand Canal.
Here and There Round Britain's Coasts
Various scenes filmed around Britain's coast, including Brixham, Land's End, Aberlyn, the Severn Bore, the Clyde ferry, "Northwards beyond Glencoe", Fort Augustus, the Forth Bridge and Newhaven. Scenes of sailing dinghies, boats at sea, fishermen at work, countryside and mountain views, car ferries, a steamboat, fishermen unloading their catch and repairing nets.
[East Africa Road Trip]
This colour film provides highlights of a group on safari through Kenya, passing through several national parks and hunting lodges. By road, a group tour a coastal resort near Mombasa, crossing the Mtwapa bridge to continue through several Nature Reserves, filming wild animals and the rural landscape from a moving car.
[NSEFU: Big Lagoon]
A film of scenes showing a car journey from a game camp to Big Lagoon Camp passing through Fort Jameson (now Chipata) in Zambia, travelling by car along several rural roads up a mountain side. The film-maker uses the milestones denoting distance to Fort Jameson to show his progress along the journey. Continuing on to a second camp at Nsefu, the film-maker captures views of the animals on the reserve finally arriving at Big Lagoon Camp by car.
3rd Battalion the Queen’s Royal Surrey Regiment
|Date||1958 - 1961||ID||1748|
This silent film features events in the life of the 3rd Battalion The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment (TA) between 1958 and 1961. Intersected with titles, the film includes exercises, civil defence training, parades, initiative tests, combined operations, an annual camp and a tour of Belgium and the Netherlands.
[In Every Season: Spring; Babies; Sunday School Seaside Outing Bexhill; Whipsnade Zoo; Weddings; Senior Outing; Winter]
|Date||1958 - 1962; 8 September 1962||ID||9164|
This extended intertitled film shows: outings to several public gardens and woodlands; several group portraits of families with babies; a Primary School outing; a trip to the rural valley of Dovedale and Ilam; a visit to Chatsworth House; Sunday School outings to Littlehampton and Bexhill-on-Sea; a compilation of wedding groups outside churches; and a set of Senior group outings to Littlehampton, Amberley, and Arundel. The final sequence includes a firework and Bonfire party in Crawley.
|Date||8 June 1958||ID||11146|
The West Sussex Downsman Railtour visits Midhurst. This brief film shows steam trains departing; some of the passengers are dressed in Victorian costume. The second part of the film shows the Midhurst line's brick overbridge at Ramshill - partially demolished.
[Dymchurch Scenes 1959; Wales 1960]
|Date||1959 - 1960||ID||7399|
Scenes filmed by Joan and family members, that includes scenes with Joan at home with her parents in Dymchurch and on a family holiday to Wales, in 1959 - 1960.
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