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[Buxted Farm; Seaside Outing]
An amateur film of Fegans Children's home and farm at Buxted.
Opening of Venture House
Venture House, an Ockenden Venture home for refugee children founded by Joyce Pearce, is opened by the Dean of Windsor. Included are scenes of the children during recreational activitiee.
[Hospitals Fetes and Village Fairs]
|Date||[ca. 1957]; 15 July 1959; 30 April 1960||ID||8336|
This collection of colour films provide highlights of several Hospital fund-raising fairs and village fetes in Cuckfield and Haywards Heath, featuring village amusements, sports games and fairgrounds. Harry Secombe visits Haywards Heath Hospital to open a local market within the hospital grounds.
[Children from Ockenden Venture [?]: Twins]
|Date||1956 - 1957||ID||7071|
Scenes of Ockenden children at the beach in the 1950s.
Herne Bay Newsreel
One of a series of newsreels featuring Herne Bay. The film includes the Carnival, a motor cycle rally, a Garden Party, the June Dairy Festival, recording of Down Your Way at the sailing club, the Beltinge gardeners, the Thanet and Herne Harriers, Beltinge fete, the regatta, St Bart’s Church Fete, The Conservative Garden Party and the Herne Bay Firefly Festival.
[Pathé News Ockenden Venture] Suffer the Little Children
|Date||25 December 1958||ID||7054|
A film profiling Ockenden Venture and its founder Joyce Pearce at Christmas 1958.
[London Office; Methodist Central Hall Westminster]
An amateur film with intertitles on the work of the staff in the London head office of Fegan's Children Homes in Millbank followed by scenes showing highlights of staged entertainment acts at Methodist Central Hall, Westminster.
World Refugee Year [Refugee Appeal; Duke of Edinburgh]
H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh appeals to British citizens to donate in aid of refugees as part of World Refugee Year (1959-1960).
No Man is an Island [World Refugee Year]
The lives of refugees in unofficial DP camps and TB sanitariums before and after charitable donations and social work, produced in World Refugee Year (1959-1960).
Christmas in the Refugee Camps; The Universal Uncle [History of Writing?]
Scenes at three refugee camps in Germany, where a visitor dressed as Father Christmas hands out gifts to the children and their parents during World Refugee Year (1959-1960). Included are views of the camps and inhabitants and a settlement under construction.
Universal Uncle no. 6 [Refugee Camps] [History of Writing?]
|Date||[1959 - 1960?]||ID||7059|
A reporter from Southern Television follows Peter Woodeye on a trip through refugee camps in Germany from Jersey to Lyubech. Included is footage of refugees and their housing, existing and under construction, in World Refugee Year (1959-1960).
BBC Home Service: Return to Pestalozzi
|Date||15 October 1959||ID||8101|
A radio programme, broadcast as part of the BBC's Home Service during 1959. The correspondent, Edward Ward returns to the International Pestalozzi Children's Village at Trogen in Switzerland to examine how it has developed since his last visit. The correspondent also talks to Dr Alexander about the development of the new British Pestalozzi Children's Village.
[Prince, Ramsgate Corporation Horse Retiring to Ranch]
|Date||1960 - 1961||ID||5248|
A film of three parts, following a horse called Prince who is shown working on the Ramsgate seaside and as part of a carnival before he is taken to a ranch for retired horses and donkeys, filmed by Enid Briggs in the early 1960s.
United Nations Film Board: Exposure
Displaced persons are presented as a global problem in this UN film board production for World Refugee Year (1959-1960).
[Keffolds Home; Yangzom and Tibetan Students]
Scenes from Keffolds, an Ockenden Venture home, at which Tibetan children are being educated and cared for. Included is an interview with Ockenden founder Joyce Pearce.
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