Title ID 1694Collection ID105
Title[Family Events, 1955]
CollectionGowlland Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurFamily Home MovieNon-fictionFamily Life
KeywordsBeaches Buildings Castles Children Domestic Gardens Family Landscape Leisure Time Activities Outings Racing Sport
LocalBodiam Chichester Croydon Fairlight Middleton Rye Sunbury-on-Thames
RegionalEast Sussex Surrey West Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionGeoffrey Price Gowlland
CameraGeoffrey Price Gowlland; Amy Gowlland (Peggy)
ParticipantsGeoffrey Price Gowlland (father); Amy Gowlland (known as Peggy) (mother); Rosemary Gowlland; John Gowlland; George Mark Gowlland (known as Mark) (siblings)
FormatColour Silent
Duration14 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


Film of the Gowlland family on various outings in the Summer of 1955. The film shows the family on walks at Fairlight cove; and in the garden in August, playing badminton and cards. The family members indulge in various pass-times on a visit to the beach at Middleton near Bognor Regis, and stay at a holiday cottage there. They also visit Bodiam Castle, Rye, Chichester and go to the races at Kempton Park in October.