Detail

Title ID 13291Collection ID165
TitleWarnham Nature Reserve
Date[ca. 1987]
CollectionReg Charman
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionActuality/Factual
KeywordsParks
Location
LocalHorsham
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionReg Charman
CameraReg Charman
NarratorReg Charman
FormatSuper 8mm Colour Silent
Duration00:04:52:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details.

Summary

A silent amateur film about Warnham nature reserve in the early days of its operation following the purchase of the site by Horsham District Council.

Description

This colour silent film opens with a sign that reads: "Horsham District Council Welcomes You To Warnham Nature Reserve", shots of the reserve follow filmed from the car park as well as the newly built visitor centre and a house adjoining it. Sign: "Shelley Garden". An elderly man and woman emerge from a gate, crossing a wooden bridge reading a leaflet. Shots of wildfowl on the lake follow. The film concludes with a close-up of a plaque commemorating the purchase of the site by Horsham District Council and a final shot of the visitor centre.