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Four Days in June
An edited and titled film showing a tour, with family friends, of various sites in Glouchestershire and Worchestershire. The film shows views of Evesham, Winchcombe pottery, and the historic Fleece Inn at Bretforton, and includes scenes of folk dancing, Morris Men, and a religious ceremony (possibly communion?).
An edited and titled film showing views of various domestic and formal gardens including Waddesdon Manor, its gardens and aviary (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire), and Cliveden Estate (Taplow, Buckinghamshire).
[Isle of Wight: Calbourne Locomotive at Haven Street]
|Date||27 August 1981||ID||6085|
A short film touring the Isle of Wight steam railway on a sunny day in August 1981. The trip begins at Haven Station as passengers wait to board the former Southern engine now no.24 ''Calbourne''.
[Chichester and Midhurst Railway Centenary]
|Date||11 July 1981||ID||7194|
Various scenes showing events celebrating the centenary of the Chichester and Midhurst Railway, established in 1881. Shots include the building of a miniature railway for a Railway Show, views of a disused station and railway line, and a diesel train making the journey between Chichester and Midhurst, filmed on the 11th July 1981 by B. C. Suter.
Ardingly Historic Vehicles Spectacular
This colour film shows the Ardingly Historic Transport Spectacular show in 1981 at Ardingly showground. Highlights include mixed views of the main arena with steam traction engines on show; views of several fairground rides and amusement stalls; and a working model fairground made from Meccano. Additional mixed views of smaller standing or stationary engines and a convoy of miniature traction engines complete the film.
Return to Castle Bemrose
An edited and titled film of scenes from various days out in the Home Counties, including Ivinghoe Beacons (Chiltern Hills), Mentmore Towers, Stonor Park (Henley-on-Thames) and Whipsnade Zoo (Dunstable), including tea in the car park.
|Date||[ca. 1982 - 1985 ?]||ID||5909|
A titled compilation of travelogue films touring the seaside resorts of Paignton, Torbay and Torquay in Devon as a memorial tribute to a family pet Border Collie dog named Jess. The film also includes views of a foot road race, a man on top of a metal container that is being moved by a crane, beach and harbour scenes, visits to several rural village churches and several train journeys.
[Carnival; cyclist endurance rally]
A short amateur film which captures a local organisation decorating their float for the Horsham Carnival. The second half of the film features two cyclists taking part in an endurance rally.
Paddle Steamer 'Waverley' at Whitstable
|Date||30 April 1983||ID||742|
The paddle steamer Waverley arrives at Whitstable in Kent. Crowds gather on the harbourside to greet the steamer as it arrives. The Sea Cadet band plays as passengers disembark and the steamer prepares for the next leg of its journey. Passengers board the steamer before it departs for Southend and London.
[Aruncraft Antique Furniture Restoration Workshop]
|Date||[ca. 1983 - 1984]||ID||8052|
Scenes filmed at an antique furniture restoration workshop in Arundel and a grand manor house that displays restored pieces by Bill Gine in the 1980s.
[Visit to Schleswig School for the Deaf]
Animated titles and pictures narrate a trip made by Year 2 pupils at Burwood Park School for the Profoundly Deaf to Schleswig School for the Deaf in Germany in 1984.
Bed, Board and Bath
An edited and titled film showing a trip to Bath, with views of the Bath Abbey, the Roman Baths, The Circus and Royal Crescent. Also shown are scenes at various points along the journey, including the Ham Bridge over the River Teme and the Eckington Bridge over the River Avon, ending with a visit to see friends.
|Date||26-27 August 1984; 1984||ID||5908|
This film shows a series of visits to notable landmarks and historic buildings in the home counties including Uffington castle and the 'Horse and Vintage Vehicle Show', Oxfordshire; The Mill at Sonning; Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Northampton); Tower Bridge and Pool of London at St Katharine's Dock; Windsor Great Park with Leptis Magna monuments and Memorials, Berkshire; and the Charles Dickens Centre and Chalet in Rochester.
[Patcham Middle School Outings]
Scenes filmed at Patcham Middle School Sports Day by Michael Gillings, and by Neville Gillings of his friends on an outing to a farm with his father's camera, in around 1984.
Scenes filmed by Michael Gillings at the Tower of London and River Thames while on a family outing to London, and at his Patcham home in the garden, where his son plays with the dog.
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