|Title ID||12210||Collection ID||1658|
|Title||[Guinea Pig Club Reunions 1987]|
|Collection||The Guinea Pig Club|
|Theme||Wartime And Military Commemoration|
|Keywords||Armed Forces Celebrations Clubs Commemorative Events Disabled Persons Leisure Time Activities Second World War (1939-1945)|
|Format||Super 8mm Colour Silent|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details.|
An amateur film showing highlights of a Guinea Pig Club reunion of wartime patients of the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, at the Copthorne hotel and The Felbridge Hotel in East Grinstead.
The film opens with highlights of a Guinea Pig Club reunion of wartime patients of the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, who had received reconstructive plastic surgery. The reunion at the Copthorne Hotel in East Grinstead shows the beer garden with club members and their friends and families chatting and drinking together. Scenes of a courtyard garden and small pond are followed by a further gathering in the pool garden at the Felbridge Hotel.