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[Cyclists' Touring Club; Tourist Trials; Tour of Britain]
|Date||1957 - 1959||ID||984|
An amateur film capturing various cycling events in the Kent area. The Cyclists' Touring Club compete in the Tourist and Orpington Road Race. Members of the Southborough and District Wheelers club take part in the "Rough Stuff", 'Hilly 42" and the Tourists Trial. The Tour of Britain passes through Tunbridge Wells.
[Family Scenes; Gardening]
|Date||1959 - 1961||ID||983|
A home movie featuring a domestic garden belonging to Mr and Mrs Robbins. The film captures the garden and the work to maintain it through the changing seasons, including the floods of 1960. Other family scenes include the wedding of their daughter and teaching their grandchild how to walk.
[Parades; Fetes; Outings]
|Date||[ca. 1960s - 1970s]||ID||982|
An amateur film-maker captures scenes from parades, fetes and outings in Kent, East Sussex and beyond. The film opens with shots of a Remembrance Day parade in Tunbridge Wells, children and families enjoy fetes at Paddock Wood and Horsmonden. The film ends with scenes from Fairlight in East Sussex and a flower festival at Southend in Essex (?).
['Little Old Hay' Brenchley - No. 1]
|Date||1961 - 1962||ID||986|
A home movie featuring the renovation and improvement of a new home - 'Little Old Hay' at Brenchley in Kent. Members of the Robbins family work together to build a new greenhouse, make repairs to the cottage and landscape the garden.
['Little Old Hay' Brenchley - No. 2]
A home movie capturing scenes at the family home - 'Little Old Hay', at Brenchley in Kent. The garden is the focal point of the film, and the setting of all of the family related activities and events featured.
['Little Old Hay' Brenchley - No. 3]
A home movie capturing family scenes at Little Old Hay. Family members and friends relaxing in the garden and helping with maintenance tasks. The film also features many shots of the garden and its wildlife, including wild birds, ducks and moorhens.
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