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Around & About with the Children of Queensmill Rd School
This amateur film with intertitles records the disabled pupils of Fulham's Queensmill Special School in the classroom and on a holiday to Bognor Regis.
[Bognor Regis Holidays 1949 to 1958]
|Date||1949; 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1956 1957; 1958||ID||9311|
Colour film of Queen's Road Baptist Church, Wimbledon's Sunday School outings to Bognor Regis beach over nine years in the 1950s. In each trip adults and children from the group are seen gathering outside the church and then at the seaside. The children are filmed on the beach, getting changed, playing in the water, eating ice cream, and playing beach cricket.
This colour amateur film, made by a member of Haywards Heath & District Amateur Cine Society, captures the changing face of the agricultural landscape over the course of ten months.
This short home movie features family members on holiday in Bognor Regis during the 1950s. The film includes games on the beach, as well as general shots of the town and seafront, including the pier. The film also includes some scenes shot at the Royal Hotel where the family appear to have been staying.
Sussex May 1956
This film is a compilation of scenes from outings in Sussex and Kent during May 1956. Inter titles indicate the various locations visited. A woman, often wearing red and walking with a black dog is seen in most of the shots.
[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.
An amateur home movie from the late 1950s featuring the Burns family on a group outing to Chessington Zoo and relaxing on Bognor Regis beach.
[Hotham Park; Bentley Wood]
The Linehan family visit Hotham Park for a picnic, drive a motor boat on the lake, visit the animals in the zoo and play in the fairy tale themed playground with Humpty-Dumpty, and in a large shoe house. The second scene shows the family walking through Bentley Wood - part of the Bentley Country Park Estate. The film closes with a vintage car rally group passing along a busy Brighton (?) road.
[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).
[Petworth Junior School; vintage car rally]
A home movie featuring the Greenshields family at home in Bognor Regis, at a school sports day, on day trips and on holiday in Dorset. The children are seen playing in the garden, taking part in the sports day and enjoying a holiday in Lyme Regis where they go on a boat trip to catch fish.
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.
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