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Kent Yachting Week Dover 1954
This film shows the yacht racing that took place during the Kent Yachting Week 1954. It shows various classes of boat taking part. The camera gives an all round view of Dover Harbour, showing the East and West Docks, together with the Castle above the town.
|Date||[ca. 1958 - 1959]||ID||6153|
This film documents the film-maker Mr. Newman and his wife's trip to India dated Autumn 1958 to the end of Summer in 1959. The film records their journey out to India, and their travels in Bombay and Agra whilst there.
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.
[Scenes of Kent Life. Ashford Carnival Week]
|Date||[1957 - 1967?]||ID||970|
An amateur film-maker tours Kent, capturing, in colour, the sights of the county - its settlements and countryside, tourist attractions and community events, transport links and coastline.
A.B. Hols [Family Holiday to Catalonia]
This film shows a family travelling by car to the Aigua-Blava Playa de Fornells Resort, in Spain via ferry and car. The family stop to have a picnic, admire views of the countryside, visit several beaches and tour local towns and villages. In the second part of the film the family visit Barcelona.
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.
[Beaulieu-Sur-Mer and Surroundings]
This edited colour travelogue made with commentary and music, documents a family trip to Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Laghet and Eze in France and Monte Carlo in Monaco. The film features Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco at the christening of their second child.
Football, Farce, Christmas and Harbour and Garden Scenes
A compilation of scenes filmed by George Horrobin in the 1960s. The film includes domestic scenes as well as day trips and a holiday to the Channel Islands.
[Darts Outing to the Isle of Wight]
A film showing highlights of a Darts club outing to the Isle of Wight via Southdown Coach and Ferry. The group wait to board the coach outside the Royal Oak Pub, North Bersted. The film cuts to the group on a rest stop drinking pints of bitter and eating sandwiches in a field, before continuing on their journey. Views of the port follow, as the men board a ferry on foot and the film-maker captures views of boats and boat planes on the opposite bank.
[Holiday Isle of Wight; Darts Outing]
This film shows scenes from a Royal Oak Darts club outing to the Isle of Wight, that includes shots of several boats, ships and water transport at Ryde. The film-maker captures views as a vessel leaves Ryde pier on a boat trip. The final sequence shows scenes of the club members walking around a busy high street, sitting in a garden drinking beer and playing a game of cards on the grass.
[Holiday Isle of Wight: Country Walk]
This film shows scenes from a family outing to the Isle of Wight, that includes: a large group on a countryside walk; watching the boats and a Hovercraft leave a slipway; and waving off a family group aboard the ferry (Carisbrooke Castle). The second part shows the Sandown Carnival, with a town crier riding a motor scooter, beauty queens, and children in fancy dress costume. Final scenes show a car ferry docking at a slipway.
The River Arun
An amateur film with commentary featuring people and places on the River Arun in West Sussex. The film-maker, based at a campsite at Houghton Bridge, records trips on his boat with family and friends on the river between Greatham and Littlehampton. The film also includes scenes of a summer storm at Seaford, East Sussex.
This film shows a family holiday to Croatia in the former SFR Yugoslavia, touring the sights of several towns including Zagreb, Kraj, Lovran, and Pula.
The Riviera; [France Italy and Switzerland]
A family holiday to France, Italy and Switzerland. As well as footage of a variety of towns and beaches, there is also footage of monuments, including the Tower of Pisa.
Street scenes in the Netherlands and Belgium, shot by Joe Franks while on holiday, a key member of the North Downs Cinematograph Society.
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