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|Date||1949 - 1950||ID||9932|
This short colour film provides highlights of a Scout swimming competition in the pool at Sharrow Court School, Haywards Heath, watched by a gathering of friends and family around the pool. Several boys are awarded prizes at the end of the session. This film may be continued on TID: 9908.
[Epsom Horse Races; Seaside; Tennis]
Scenes of the Emberton family, including their two daughters (in their teens/early twenties) on various outings and on holiday.
[Holiday; Cricket; Golf; Outings]
A compilation of items filmed by Joseph Emberton, including a holiday in France, cricket, golfing and the beach.
[OMCC Outing to Bexhill]
|Date||2 July 1950||ID||6144|
Members of Otford Methodist Children’s Church travel by train to Bexhill-on-Sea and spend the day paddling, swimming, riding in Pedalos, rowing boats and playing leap frog on the beach.
[Southend Pier; Garden Scenes; Scotland; Miss Great Britain Competition]
Scenes filmed at Southend Pier, on holiday in Scotland and during a Miss Great Britain competition in Morecambe [?], and of older family members in a garden, by Frank Creasy of Wadhurst East Sussex in the 1950s.
[Father Neptune; Beach Snapshots part 3]
|Date||1950 - 1952||ID||9253|
A compilation of films made by Brighton Swimming Club member Roger Dunford, featuring swimming club members, activities and related scenes on Brighton beach from the early 1950s.
[Holiday to Switzerland; Swimming Pool]
A Brocklehurst family home movie from the early 1950s. The film opens with scenes of a holiday to Switzerland and concludes with a new outdoor swimming pool being built in the back garden of the family home at Mersham, Kent.
[Festival of Britain; beach scenes; cricket match; racing etc.]
A film from the Ellis family collection. Mr Phil Ellis captures scenes from the Festival of Britain, Brands Hatch, Epsom Racecourse, Chessington Zoo and views from the River Medway in Kent. Family members pose for the camera and are seen enjoying a variety of leisure time activities.
|Date||1952 - 1955||ID||1365|
A compilation of amateur material recording events at Fan Court Preparatory School for Boys at Chertsey between 1952 and 1955.
This holiday film documents a family holiday to a rural lakeside location in Spain (Province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife ?), followed by scenes of the family relaxing next to a pool and aboard a ship or ferry playing deck Quoits and posing for the camera during a rough sea journey.
Element of Grace
Amateur film-maker Ray Young, a member of Eastbourne Cine Group, films members of St. Leonards Amateur Swimming Club in 1952 as they demonstrate front crawl, butterfly, back crawl and spectacular diving techniques at St. Leonards Bathing Pool, a lido built in the 1930s by Sydney Little, "the Concrete King".
[Children from Ockenden Venture; Weddings]
|Date||1952 - 1953||ID||7070|
Ockenden families at the beach and two weddings in the early 1950s.
[Wedding; Horse Riding at Seaside; Marshes in Kent]
This colour film, shows a series of events attended by a family group - a wedding at a church, a horse riding holiday and time pent on a beach playing games.
Herne Bay Newsreel 1952
This film in a series of newsreels made by John Clague, features events in the town of Herne Bay in 1952. The film includes stormy weather, the Carnival, the Glenbervie holiday home, the West Cliff Regatta, Reculver Women's Institute fete, The Kent Agricultural Show, Herne Bay Regatta, s fete, and general views of the beach.
[Brighton Swimming Club: Seaside Birthday]
Pathé newsreel items showing "Ernest Trory and his friends" at the Brighton Swimming Club going for a winter swim in the sea off Brighton beach, to celebrate Trory's birthday. The group run across a snow covered beach and into the sea. After their swim, they record the sea temperature on a board and Trory celebrates his birthday with tea and cake on the beach.
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