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Coronation Day in Godalming
A record of the carnival procession and entertainment in Godalming to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953.
The Herne Bay Newsreel 1953 Coronation Year
This is one of a series of newsreels made by John Clague, featuring events in the town of Herne Bay. Thjs film includes major events of 1953 including the Great Storm early in the year, Herne Bay Golf Club, the town carnival, Coronation celebrations, the Conservative garden party and finishes with the 'Cripplecraft' charity fete.
Horsted Keynes Women’s Institute
Members of the Women's Institute hold a monthly meeting at the historic listed building of 'Treemans' in Horsted Keynes in this colour film from 1954.
[Our Wedding in East Africa; Ghana; Louis Armstrong Concert]
This colour film shows and street scenes of urban and coastal life in Ghana, ending with a Jazz concert on a playing field by Louis Armstrong and the All Stars Band, during their tour of the Gold Coast in 1956.
[Tribal Dances; The Queen Mother Visits Africa; Family Holidays]
|Date||[ca. 1956-1966 ?]||ID||7125|
This colour film shows tribal dance performances, followed by H.M The Queen Mother meeting dignitaries in a town square, a dam under construction and the Zambezi River with Victoria Falls.
Round & About Whitstable
Events and scenes at Whitstable and Canterbury, including scenes of Old Whitstable, the Westgate Tower at Canterbury, sunbathers on Whitstable seafront, Whitstable Carnival in 1957 and outdoor church services in 1958.
[Vacation Leave: Mylor]
|Date||1958; 8 May 1958||ID||7731|
This film shows a family holiday to Corrnwall, visiting several coastal towns and villages, including Mylor Bridge, Helston for the Helston Furry festival and Falmouth Harbour with Pendennis Castle.
[The Annual St. George’s Day Parade]
|Date||23 April 1959||ID||3072|
The Royal Sussex Regiment is filmed leaving its depot at the Roussillon Barracks, and marching through Chichester to the Cathedral to mark St. George's Day. The Regiment is joined at the Cathedral by numerous VIPs, including the Mayor of the City.
[Mid-Sussex Times Newspaper]
An amateur film following the local news stories being reported on by The Mid-Sussex Times newspaper. The stories include a visit to a hospital by Harry Secombe, a fete and a wedding. The newspaper reporters work on their stories before the paper is printed and distributed to local shops. Features scenes at Charles Clarke Printers ltd. Haywards Heath.
[Family Holiday in Spain]
A compilation of home movie footage which features a family motorholiday to Spain.
[The Annual St. George’s Day Parade Through Belfast]
A battalion of the Royal Sussex Regiment marches through Belfast city centre on 23rd April 1960, marking St George's Day. Elsewhere troops are seen at work aboard the sailing boat 'Guilding Star' which is docked alongside a naval ship.
[Battle of Hastings; Bentley Wildfowl]
Scenes filmed at a Battle of Hastings reenactment event in Battle, which include a jousting competition and a helicopter display. The next sequence shows a pair of black swans, ducks and geese at Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum in Lewes, as captured by Henry (Harry) Colley in the 1960s.
[Compilation: Air Display; London Trip; 61st Labour Conference]
A short amateur film in three parts, the first is of Shoreham air show, the second a day out at London Bridge and finally a short film featuring the 61st Labour Party Conference in Brighton.
Farnborough Air Show
Film of the Farnborough Air Show in September 1961 featuring air displays with various planes and helicopters, including a number of prototype aircraft.
[Surrey County Council Garden Party]
|Date||19 July 1963||ID||1632|
An amateur record of the Surrey Council Council Garden Party held at Wotton House on 19th July 1963. Guests enjoy a fashion show, an exhibition on the role played by the Council in the County's countryside, a sit-down meal and a gymnastics display.
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