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[Festival of Britain at Whitstable and Other Year Events]
A diary of festivities and events celebrating the Festival of Britain in Whitstable. Each event is introduced with intertitles or newspaper headlines.
Round & About Whitstable
Events and scenes at Whitstable and Canterbury, including scenes of Old Whitstable, the Westgate Tower at Canterbury, sunbathers on Whitstable seafront, Whitstable Carnival in 1957 and outdoor church services in 1958.
The Sea Has Many Voices
An educational film focussing on the work of the North Foreland coastal radio station, Kent. Through the use of fictional scenarios, the film demonstrates how radio communications with shipping operate and how the coastal radio stations, HM Coastguard, RNLI and RAF communicates when coordinating a rescue at sea.
Local News Items from Southern television: Flooding in Deal
|Date||13 January 1978; 18 January 1978||ID||863|
A compilation of news items filmed by Southern Television during the aftermath of the January 1978 coastal flooding in Kent. Deal and Herne Bay beaches are seen littered with debris and interviews are conducted about the impact of the flooding. There are also a few shots of a flooded town centre.
[Waverley at Whitstable]
This film follows the paddle steamer 'Waverley' as it travels from Whitstable and Gravesend, then on to central London down the Thames. On board, a local sea cadet band plays to entertain the passengers.
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.
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