Title ID 10785Collection ID1473
TitleMovies and Memories: Bognor Regis [archive footage with music]
Date11 June 2013
CollectionMovies and Memories West Sussex - Project films
Genre/TypeProfessionalScreen Archive South EastNon-fictionCommunity
KeywordsBeaches Boats Fetes Leisure Time Activities Motor Vehicles Seaside Resorts Ships Sport
LocalBognor Regis
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionScreen Archive South East
Funding bodyHeritage Lottery Fund
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Sound
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A compilation of archive films from the Screen Archive South East collection and set to music composed for the archive. This compilation shows scenes from the Sussex seaside town of Bognor Regis.


This compilation features various images from four films in the Screen Archive South East collection. These films, made by the Bognor Regis Film Society in the 1920s and 1930s feature local scenes and seaside attractions in the town. The compilation includes:

Crowds arriving in Bognor at the railway station and on charabancs 8183 - [Bognor Daytrippers; Trooping the Colour] (1920s) - Bognor Regis Film Society

The Jack Allen Express Girls performing a high-kicking dance routine on the beach; various scenes of people on the promenade and on the crowded beach 3167 - Bognor Regis Review (1929 & 1930s) - Bognor Regis Film Society

Pleasure boats on the water 8183 - [Bognor Daytrippers; Trooping the Colour] (1920s) - Bognor Regis Film Society

Colour footage of passengers disembarking from the 'Glen Gower' paddle steamer before she sets sail again. 3164 - Symphony of the Seasons (1936) Bognor Regis Film Society

Tinted footage of Bognor Town Football Club and a hospital fete 3165 - Local News Film (1936-1937) - Bognor Regis Film Society


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