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[Peter Pan's Playground; Holiday to Cornwall]
This film shows a family outing to Peter Pan's Playground in Brighton where the children play on the rides. The second film shows a family holiday to Cornwall with a visit to a postcard shop, views of St Michael's Mount, the family exploring the rocky and wooded coastline by car and on foot, and the children bathing in the sea. Panoramic coastal shots close the film.
[Holiday in Italy]
This film contains scenes from a holiday that the Dickins family took to Italy in 1958. They stayed on Lake Como in Cadinabbia, but also visited Bellagio, Milan and Venice.
[Italy; Easter in Brighton; Scotland; Mudeford]
|Date||1958 - 1959||ID||5683|
This film contains footage from four holidays taken by the Dickins family between 1958 and 1959. The family visit Cadenabbia in Italy, and go camping in Brighton, Scotland and Dorset.
[Family Holiday to Somerset]
A family holiday film to Somerset, that includes visits to many landmarks and places of interest that includes the City of Wells, The Tropicana Lido in Weston-Super-Mare (also on 6388), the Clifton Suspension bridge in Clifton, Bristol Zoo and Gardens, boating by the pier at Clevedon and exploring the old market town of Dunster.
[Aldershot Scenes; Holiday in Belgium; Swimming Gala at Gravesend]
A short amateur film which features a gathering in a field at Aldershot, a swimming gala at Gravesend Open Air Pool in Kent, closing with brief scenes from a trip to Bruges, Belgium. [only the swimming pool events are included in the online clip]
[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.
The Belle of Kent
|Date||28 July 1959||ID||1045|
A seaside publicity film advertising the attractions of the Kent resort of Margate. Narrated by Kenneth Macleod, the film promotes the seaside facilities and suggests a variety excursions that can be taken from there.
|Date||15 May 1959||ID||3159|
A very short sequence of film from a Southern Television news item, showing Worthing Lido and a bathing beauty competition held there.
[Carnival; swimming pool; seaside; cricket]
A compilation of local events and family outings recorded by an amateur film-maker. Scenes include the Horsham Festival parade, swimming at Horsham swimming pool, family days out at Brighton and Worthing and a cricket march.
[Eastwick Barn swimming pool; Chessington Sunday School outing]
A film featuring a number of church activities connected to Hollingbury Hall, Brighton during the 1960s. Children, young people and adults are seen on Sunday School outings, coach trips and worshipping at open air services. There are also church social events at Hollingbury Hall and swimming at Eastwick Barn, Patcham.
[Warren School Animals]
Scenes filmed at The Warren School in Worthing by Miss Margaret Hazelden, head matron between 1960 and 1966. Staff walk in the gardens and pupils practice swimming technique in the outdoor pool.
[Holiday in Littlehampton]
A family play on the beach and swim in an outdoor pool in Arundel in around 1962.
Dressed for Drowning
A colour film with music and commentary, humorously but clearly explaining how to use items of clothing as floats for personal survival in water.
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 Isle of Wight; Christmas]
A family holiday to the Isle of Wight [not included in online clip] with several children playing on the beach, swimming in the water and water skiing. Shots include several ferries and boats passing the coastline and a brief view of The Needles. [Included in online clip] The second part shows the Burns family garden near Bersted (?), that includes a woman hanging out the washing [dark], and a snowy scene with the family building a snowman.
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