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[Rural Scenes; Outings; Holidays; Bluebell Railway; Eastbourne Trams; Rough Sea at Seaford]
|Date||1960 - 1962||ID||4154|
A compilation of home movie material which includes footage of hunting with hounds, family outings to beaches, and holidays to the Westcountry.
This film shows the family on holiday at the Pontin's resort of Barton Hall, Torquay with outdoor views of a beauty pageant, pool area and playing fields in front of the hotel. The children play on a water slide, in a paddling pool, and take part in a fancy dress parade and mock-coronation style entertainment ceremony. The film is inter cut with a family excursion on a guided river boat tour.
[Holiday to the West Country]
|Date||1960 - 1964||ID||5665|
This film contains footage of the Dickins' home life in Surrey and the surrounding area. There is also footage from various day trips, and holidays to the West Country and Spain. Note: The online film clip includes footage from an 'oral history' interview conducted with John Dickins in February 2008.
[Family Scenes Kittens]
|Date||1961 - 1962||ID||2799|
A very short black and white scene showing the film-maker's daughters in a front room, hugging and playing with kittens.
[Fishing; Royal Visit; Salcombe Holiday]
Amateur film showing a group camping by a lakeside, fishing; a visit by the HM The Queen to an athletics field, where a gymnastics display is held; and a holiday to Salcombe in Devon.
Road Across the Tamar
Folk songs narrate the building of the Tamar Bridge between Devon and Cornwall, completed in 1959. Footage shot from the water, sky and from the workers' perspective on the bridge is included in this H. K. Lewenhak production.
Six promotional music films that use dancers, props and performers, produced by H. K. Lewenhak for A Plymouth Sound in 1963.
|Date||1962 - 1963||ID||5350|
This holiday film shows the family in Devon visiting Watermouth, Lynton, and Clovelly. The group stay at the Watermouth Cove caravan park and visit the Watermouth Caves and Castle. The family fish in a river, swim, take donkey rides on the beach, visit he funicular Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway and tour the historic village of Clovelly.
[Bognor Regis Carnival; Lynmouth]
An amateur film from the early 1960s featuring a parade which is part of the Bognor Regis Carnival. The end of the film includes scenes from Lynmouth, Devon.
[Holidays; Fishing, Camping, Sestri Levante "Down in the Hot South”]
This film contains footage of several holidays taken by Ernest and Gladys Dickins, with the majority of the material showing a trip to Sestri Levante in Italy during 1963.
[Tour Through Hampshire, Kent & Sussex]
This amateur film is shot in a variety of locations across southern England. The film records visits to towns, villages and rural areas including Canterbury, Pegwell Bay, Winchelsea, Brighton and Hastings and features the main attractions at each location, including Canterbury Cathedral, the Viking Ship Hugin and Brighton's Royal Pavilion.
[Local History West Sussex]
Film documenting local buildings and streets in the 1960s and 1970s. The film visits Easebourne and Chichester; then Midhurst showing the local buses and postman's deliveries; Fittleworth scenes include the coal merchant; the Shipley and High Salvington Windmills; A snow plough in East Marden and a Steam Roller; ending with bunting in the streets of Easebourne.
[Camping Holiday in the West Country; Boating; East Anglia; Old Boys fete]
|Date||1965 - 1969||ID||5669|
This film contains scenes from various holidays taken between 1965 and 1969. This includes Ernest and Gladys Dickins' retirement trip to North America, as well as several camping trips within the UK.
Newsreel for 1966
A home movie compilation made by a member of Haywards Heath & District Amateur Cine Society. The film contains images of gatherings of family and friends at the film-maker's house, and of outings to a variety of locations.
This titled and narrated amateur film shows a visit to Exmouth, the Dart Valley Railway and the Bicton Woodland Railway. The second section explores Bicton Gardens with children playing among the flower beds and lawns. Scenes of the fountains and statues are followed by views of the "Woolwich" engine on a railway rack. [Part of this film is mute for online use]
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