Detail

Title ID 9947Collection ID994
Title[St George's Day; Cup Contests; Scouting Camps]
Date1952
CollectionCyril Hayworth pt2
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeFamily Life Rural Life
KeywordsCamping Cars Children Family Food Sport Lakes
Location
LocalBolney Haywards Heath Clayton [?]
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCyril Hayworth
CameraCyril Hayworth
Format16mm Colour Silent
Duration00:08:38:18
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film of Scouting field activities at Bolney and Haywards Heath camp sites, accompanied by family and friends joining in with the children's activities. Scenes include portrait shots of several boys, young toddlers and family groups watching the activities and assisting with camp chores at both sites.

Description

A compilation showing a Haywards Heath Cub Camp in a woodland. Several women prepare food at a table, as a man serves tea from a cauldron pot on a camping stove. Portraits of several boys follow, holding pates of cake and sandwiches. There are adults and children in a field surrounded by tents, and the camp flag pole flies the flag of St George [England]. There are views of a lake with swans; various camp activities; the Scout Network car 'Arabella' ['GME 609']; a line of Scouts waiting for their food; Scouts sat eating a meal; portraits of family members including toddlers and their parents; Hand-Bell ringing practice in a tent; and portraits of a toddler girl on the camp.

Stills

A Still from [St George's Day; Cup Contests; Scouting Camps] (1952)