|Title ID||9909||Collection ID||994|
|Title||[Family Scenes and Scout Activities]|
|Date||[1942 - 1952]|
|Collection||Cyril Hayworth pt2|
|Theme||Family Life Rural Life|
|Keywords||Children Family Camping Cars Domestic Gardens Motor Vehicles Plants Railway Stations Railways Scouting Transport Rural Areas|
|Format||16mm Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
This film features Scout groups on camp, along with various family scenes in a domestic home and garden.
The first scene shows a series of individual black and white shots of a group of men sitting in a room smoking pipes, followed by portrait shots of a younger and older women in a front room.
The film then shows: a series of individual shots in colour of a group of Scouts boarding a train via a booking office; a small toddler in a garden; a wide view of a garden event (?); Scouts building camp in a woodland; a boy Scout toasting a marshmallow over a small fire; another Boy Scout laying out items for inspection (?); mixed portrait shots of children in a playground and playing on a slide.
The film continues with further shots of the interior of a front room in a house, with a man holding a wireless radio on a mantelpiece, followed by portrait shots of a man and woman in a garden next to a tree.
The next scene shows: a group of adults in a domestic garden with flowers and plants in full boom; a wide shot of a sundial and a pergola covered in flowers; close-ups of flowering plants and wide views of the garden.
The film closes with wide shots of a swing seat and slide in a playground, followed by views of a bus station with buses adjacent to a railway (Haywards Heath Station ?).