Title ID 5721Collection ID775
Title[Our First; Family Album]
Date[ca. 1961]
CollectionRay Young
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionFamily Life
ThemeFamily Life Leisure
KeywordsBeaches Fairgrounds Family Piers Seaside Resorts
LocalSt Leonards-on-Sea Hastings Eastbourne Battersea
RegionalEast Sussex Greater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
ProductionRay Young
CameraRay Young
FormatColour Silent
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details


This family film shows several outings to the seaside at Hastings and St Leonards-on-Sea including: a visit to St Leonard's Pool or Lido; a stroll along the seafront at Marine Parade; a visit to the amusements in Hastings Old Town; and a visit to the Pier at Eastbourne. The final scenes shows the family on the rides at a Funfair in London's Battersea Park. The four towers of Battersea Powerstation are visible over the tree tops behind the amusements.