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Film of the Bognor Regis Carnival featuring key events across the town, with 'beauty queens', celebrities and local groups taking part.
[Butlin's Holiday in Clacton]
This film shows a Burns family holiday to the Butlin's Holiday club in Clacton, playing in a playground, on a miniature railway and on several fairground style rides. The children race model boats on a small pond, before making a visit to Clacton Beach to build sand castles. The film closes with shots of a large crowd gathered around the main swimming pool at the Butlin's Holiday club, to watch a swimming competition.
[Butlin's Holiday Camp Minehead; Dunster Castle]
This film shows a Burns family holiday to the Butlin's Holiday club in Minehead, that includes a visit to Dunster Castle in Somerset. The children play on the amusement rides that includes a mono-rail car ride, motor boats, a two tier aeroplane and motorcycle merry-go-round and Wurlitzer style ride. Wider shots show a wooden roller coaster and a swing ride. There are exterior views of Dunster Castle and further shots of Butlin's. Additional footage on TID: 6412.
[Butlin's Holiday at Minehead]
An amateur film showing a family holiday to a Butlin's Holiday camp in Minehead, that includes views of a family group aboard a boat, playing in the playground and on fairground amusement rides at the holiday camp (continued from TID: 6401), followed by a game of golf.
[Darts Outing: Chessington Zoo]
An amateur film showing a Burns family outing with the Royal Oak Darts club to Chessington Zoo, Surrey. The family board a green Southdown coach following a brief stop at the Southdown Buffet room, for drinks and ice cream. At the Zoo the family visit several of the animal enclosures, the playground area and ride on the Go-Karts. Scenes also show a Scottish marching band on parade and the Guinness Festival Clock (or Guinness Time Piece) in the park.
[Brighton Pictures I]
|Date||[1963 - 1965?]||ID||542|
A compilation of scenes around Brighton in the 1960s, in black and white and colour, mainly focusing on entertainment and the seafront, activities and events including: the West Pier and the Palace Pier, the Dome, Brighton Pavilion and Brighton’s parks and gardens.
South With Blanco
This film shows a visit from 'Blanco', (a female family friend/relative ?), and their tour of the South of England across various locations including Rochester, Southend-on-sea, London and Folkestone.
[August Bank Holiday; Shoreham Fair]
A brief family film taken on a trip to the fairground. The film-maker, Mr Dudkin, focusses on his family as they go on the swing and carousel rides. Two young girls in red dresses play on slides and walk hand in hand with their mother and an older woman. The girls also walk hand in hand with a man [Mr Dudkin?]. The older of the two girls goes on a pony ride.
Wheels at a Fair; TV Tealeaf; The Sorcerer's Apprentice; A Phoney Business; The Gremlins in the Washtub; [Players]; What Would Voo-Doo?; Mouse House; Vulgar Fractions; The Ten Best
This reel shows a series of ten short fiction films with comedic themes, produced by Woking Cine Club in the mid 1960s. Films include animations and camera trick narratives. The online clip features a burglar who steals a family's possessions whilst they watch the TV.
[Brighton Pictures II]
The second in a three part series of amateur films recording people and events in Brighton during the 1960s.
This short amateur film features a Steam Fair in West Sussex. People are seen riding on a variety of fairground rides; a birds-eye view of the fair is achieved with shots from a ferris wheel.
The Channel Between
This short film shows a cross-channel trip from Dover to Calias. The film shows views taken on board the Royal Daffodil ferry, the local sights and landmarks of Calais (Hotel de Ville, Town hall and Tour du Guet tower). There are also scenes of the area around Dover; a visit to Deal Castle, Peter Pan's Playground and the South East coast of England.
[Circus; Outings; Birthday Party.]
This home movie contains scenes of family life in Sussex recorded by Mr Charles. It focusses on footage of his two young daughters playing at home, as well as on day trips to the zoo and the beach. Mr Charles also films a vintage car rally in Brighton.
[Lewes Carnival, School Sports]
|Date||9 May 1964||ID||7666|
This film shows scenes from The Battle of Lewes 700th Anniversary celebrations held in May 1964, with highlights of the Carnival parade led by the East Sussex Road Safety Organisation and Miss Lewes in a vintage convertible car. The second part shows scenes from a children's School Sports day, showing girls participating in several races and other sporting events.
Employees of a London-based Sainsbury's store are seen enjoying a day trip to Margate in Kent in this silent film from 1964. Members of the group are seen as they arrive in Margate, relaxing on the beach, playing on amusements and making the return trip at the end of the day.
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