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[Field Fire; Pagham Pram Race]
|Date||[ca. late 1950s - 1960]||ID||6391|
A short amateur film from the 1960s featuring a fire burning in a grain field and scenes from the Pagham Pram Race. The film also includes shots of a cricket match.
[Cricket; Pontins Wick Ferry]
This two-part film shows the family eating a meal with the South Bersted Cricket team on a playing field, followed by a family holiday to the Pontins resort of Wick Ferry.
[Men’s Darts Outing]
Various scenes show a group of men on an Pub Darts group outing being waved off by several women standing next to the Southdown bus on a street. One of the older men is dressed in Home Guard uniform (fancy dress?). Scenes also show a group horse riding, and several men playing a game in a field (?) behaving mischievously. [not included in online clip] The film cuts to another group of men (out of focus) outside The Red Lion Pub and the group having a meal in a field (scratched).
[Darts Outing: Evening Entertainment]
This film shows highlights of a group entertainment evening with a Jazz band, dancing and buffet meal in a hall. The shots are very dark and shaky.
[Back Garden Games]
This film shows a family group playing in a domestic garden, with a toddler digging at the soil with a trowel, playing with a ball and two older children in a grey school uniform playing a dancing game together and with a trike. The family also go for a walk in the countryside, visit a playground, attend a South Bersted Cricket match and [not included in online clip] a christening (very dark).
Burns Christmas family scenes including: a young girl sitting at at table writing a Christmas card, licking and sticking a stamp onto the envelope; a woman raising a glass of sherry to the camera: two children playing in a festively decorated living room; a girl opening a present; and a boy playing with a train set. The family are seen sitting down for their Christmas meal. The children pull crackers aided by their mother. The family move into the living room to sing songs whilst another plays a piano (dark shots).
[Darts Outing to the Isle of Wight]
A film showing highlights of a Darts club outing to the Isle of Wight via Southdown Coach and Ferry. The group wait to board the coach outside the Royal Oak Pub, North Bersted. The film cuts to the group on a rest stop drinking pints of bitter and eating sandwiches in a field, before continuing on their journey. Views of the port follow, as the men board a ferry on foot and the film-maker captures views of boats and boat planes on the opposite bank.
[Building Works; Wedding]
A two part film. The first film shows a building construction project in progress, with workers using heavy machinery and manual tools to lay the foundations. A man in a grey suit accompanied by a woman, inspects one of the trenches, as the workers continue around them. The second film shows a group of adults and children making their way to a wedding, dressed in formal clothing; followed by scenes of the wedding party arriving at North Bersted church.
[Holiday Isle of Wight; Christmas]
A family holiday to the Isle of Wight [not included in online clip] with several children playing on the beach, swimming in the water and water skiing. Shots include several ferries and boats passing the coastline and a brief view of The Needles. [Included in online clip] The second part shows the Burns family garden near Bersted (?), that includes a woman hanging out the washing [dark], and a snowy scene with the family building a snowman.
This short amateur film features a wedding at North Bersted Church during the summer of 1961. The bride and groom and wedding guests gather outside the church before and after the ceremony.
[School Playground Activities]
This short film shows a group of young children performing scenes from a play and/or dance in the school playground. A boy holds up a sign that reads: "Wanted Enterprising Girl for Office".
[Friend’s Family Wedding]
This brief film shows the bride and groom exiting a church following their wedding ceremony. A large group of friends and family gather outside the church to congratulate the newlyweds, where a girl gives a lucky horse shoe to the bride, before posing for photographs. The bride and groom pose with other friends and family outside the church, before leaving in an open top vintage car [continued on TID:6419 and Reception on TID:6417].
[Carnival; Mowing in Garden]
This short film shows two brief scenes, the first shows a pram or Canaval float on a street, followed by scenes of a woman and two children, playing with a tricycle, mowing the lawn with an engine driven lawn mower and playing on play equipment; that includes a seesaw with a large group of children. The film closes with shots of a bird nesting in a large pile of pale coloured bricks.
[Royal Oak Darts Club Outing to Maidenhead]
|Date||16 June 1962||ID||6422|
The Royal Oak Dart Club annual outing is featured in this amateur film from 1962. Members of the club set off from North Bersted on a coach to Maidenhead. The men are seen eating their lunch and taking a boat ride on the River Thames between Maidenhead and Reading.
[Royal Oak Darts Outing]
|Date||[29 June 1963]||ID||6399|
A film showing the Royal Oak Darts group on an outing to Windsor via Maidenhead, by coach and boat (continues on TID: 6403 and 6410)
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