Title ID 3356Collection ID436
TitleSussex Fortnight
Genre/TypeProfessionalIndependent Artist/Film-makerNon-fictionPromotional/Publicity
ThemeRural Life
KeywordsAnimals Bicycles Boats Clubs Landscape Leisure Time Activities Local History Outings Racing Rural Areas Seaside Resorts Sport Trains Transport Women
LocalFindon Midhurst Fontwell Arundel Goodwood Littlehampton
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionAn E.J. Fancey Production
CameraJeff Davies
DirectorNorman Hemsley
EditorOscar Burn
WriterEgan Storm and Norman Hemsley
NarratorRaymond Glendenning; Ronnie Waldman
CastRaymond Glendenning
ParticipantsBill Anderson (Jockey); Doris Arnold; Harry S. Pepper; Ronnie Waldman
Other creditsValerie Robertson (Continuity)
Format16mm Black & White Sound
Duration30 min. 45 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


A professionally-made film in which BBC Sports commentator Raymond Glendenning tours Sussex on a Penny Farthing bicycle, stopping at places of local interest including Arundel Castle, the beach at Littlehampton and the racecourses at Fontwell Park and Goodwood. The film has an accompanying music and commentary soundtrack.


A still from Sussex Fortnight (1950?) showing Arundel Castle