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[Mid-Sussex Guide Camp and Competition; Haywards Heath Church Parade]
|Date||14 May 1949||ID||9931|
This film shows a Brownie and Guide camp and competition followed by a mixed group parade through Haywards Heath village on Muster Green.
A short Scouting film shows a large troop awaiting the results from a hiking and camp contest. The winners are presented with a large ceramic jug [?]. This is followed by a montage of portrait shots of the winning groups.
[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.
A variety of subjects filmed by architect Joseph Emberton including a trip to the Netherlands to look at architecture and Lacrosse matches at Roedean.
Youth in Danger
Southwick Players Film Unit present... a morality tale for the youth of Southwick and Brighton. Jeff is put off by the thought of the youth club and gets into trouble on his night out. Later, Jeff discovers the club is more fun than he was expecting.
A band of marine cadets marches through Brighton, lead by a Drum Major, filmed by Mr. Harrison, a member of Brighton Cine Club.
[Family Scenes; Wadhurst; Weddings; Smethwick; London]
Home movie footage, taken by Frank Creasy, of Wadhurst East Sussex, in the early 1950s [?], includes beach scenes, views of bomb damaged buildings, two weddings in both black and white and colour pictures, and views of Smethwick, near Birmingham, and Westminster in London.
Little Louis Loves Sweets
A short sequence showing a miniature dog named Louis. Two women sit on a bench. The dog jumps up to take treats from a man and from his female owner - a friend of the amateur film-maker B. C. Suter. The women holds the dog up to the camera and walks the dog on his lead through the park.
[Guides Message of Friendship; Shopping Street; Beckenham Camp]
This film shows mixed groups of Guides and Scouts gathered at several campsites and on parade. The film opens with a Group of Guides gathered on Muster Green, receiving the Guide Scroll of Welcome which they pass round the district. The next film shows highlights of several parades and camp gatherings on the Ashenground site. The 18th Bechenham (Kent) Scouts visit a Sussex group of Sea Scouts at their camp.
[Summer Camp at Hartfield; Playing Rounders]
The film opens with a group playing several games of Rounders with a Stoolball bat and a short cricket bat in a field during a summer camp in Hartfield, followed by the group (1st Haywards Heath Cub Scouts) gathering in a camp site for lunch, with group portrait shots of family groups.
[Scout Hut Celebration; Competition at Ardingly; Camp at Small Dole]
This colour shows several rural camps and gatherings of Scout packs at Bolney, Ashenground, Haywards Heath, Ardingly and Small Dole. The camps are inter-cut with shots of flowering plants and flowers in woodlands.
The Tale of Tilford
This amateur film with intertitles captures the 4th Woking Scout Troop camp at Tilford, Surrey in the summer of 1951. The film shows the boys setting up camp and preparing and eating a meal. Organised activities such as bridge building, raft making and a treasure hunt also feature; a special visitor - a member of the Scouts in Uganda - joins the camp.
[Insignias; Inspection; Headquarters Opening]
This colour and black and white film shows scenes from various Scouting and Guiding films from the Sussex region. The first is an award ceremony and adult scouting meeting at a camp site, followed by the opening of a building (Scout and Guide headquarters ?) by a Senior Guiding leader.
[Horsham Camp; Scouts at Handcross]
This colour film shows the 1st Haywards Heath Scout camp in Horsham, followed by the 1st Haywards Heath Scouts at a camp in Handcross training to win the Hardy Cup, with close-ups of mixed camp activities and portrait shots of family and friends on camp.
[Girl Guide Parade and Inspection; Boy Scout Competition]
This film shows a company of Guides outside St Andrew's Church, in Burgess Hill. This is followed by a parade exiting a church after a service. Three Guide leaders head the parade into the Churchyard. The Minister and two Scout leaders are filmed along with a series of meet-and-greet inspections in the churchyard. The final part shows a Scout prize giving ceremony [Hardy Cup?] being awarded to the Slaugham troop with spectators.
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