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Perranporth After the War
This edited black and white and colour film shows a family enjoying a day at the seaside. Family members go for a swim, surf and explore the surrounding countryside.
[Holiday in Scotland]
The only film Kenneth Woolsey shot with colour film, of the Inverness area while on holiday in Scotland with his family, Constance, his wife, and Ian, their son. Panning footage across the dam on Loch Affric, and workers on site, opens the film. Views of Loch Ness and Glen Urquhart Castle follow. Footage taken from a ferry en route from Fort William to Oban port, and beach scenes at Narin on the Moray Firth, are also included. Men and women perform spectacular partner dives from a board at Inverness Swimming Pool.
|Date||[ca. 1958 - 1959]||ID||6153|
This film documents the film-maker Mr. Newman and his wife's trip to India dated Autumn 1958 to the end of Summer in 1959. The film records their journey out to India, and their travels in Bombay and Agra whilst there.
Wheels Over Britain: East Kent Version
This promotional film from the 1950s was made to publicise the advantages of coach travel. It is accompanied by a narrative throughout and features Maidstone and District, Southdown and East Kent bus companies, who assisted in its making.
[Scenes of Kent Life. Ashford Carnival Week]
|Date||[1957 - 1967?]||ID||970|
An amateur film-maker tours Kent, capturing, in colour, the sights of the county - its settlements and countryside, tourist attractions and community events, transport links and coastline.
A.B. Hols [Family Holiday to Catalonia]
This film shows a family travelling by car to the Aigua-Blava Playa de Fornells Resort, in Spain via ferry and car. The family stop to have a picnic, admire views of the countryside, visit several beaches and tour local towns and villages. In the second part of the film the family visit Barcelona.
[Exhibition in Brussels; Ploegsteert War Memorial; Trip to Holland; Folkestone Scenes; Wedding]
An amateur silent film featuring various outings including scenes from a visit to 'Expo 58' and Ploegsteert War Memorial.
This colour film follows a family on holiday in Sierra Leone, stopping off in Gran Canaria to await a transfer flight en route. The film shows views of the local landscape filmed from their car, the group relaxing at their holiday accommodation and visiting several beaches as they travel.
[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.
Family Album 1961 - 1965
|Date||1961 - 1965||ID||362|
Footage of a family at home and on outings over the year. Includes scenes by the sea during summer and sledging in winter. There is also footage of a school sports day.
Footage shot on holiday in Austria by Joe Franks, a key member of the North Downs Cinematograph Society.
[Swimming; Croquet; Target Golf]
Lambert family visits in the summer, a trip abroad and snow scenes from the early 1960s.
A Visit to our South Coast Resorts
This amateur film documents towns and villages along the coast of East and West Sussex. Starting in Eastbourne, the film-maker records typical seaside and harbour scenes, travelling westwards along the coast. The film concludes at Bognor Regis.
[Ships in Port; Airport; Family Scenes; Veteran Cars; Weddings; Winter Scenes]
|Date||1962 - 1965||ID||4159|
A compliation of scenes filmed at Newhaven Harbour, two winter weddings and the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run scenes, filmed by Harry Colley in the 1960s.
Road Across the Tamar
Folk songs narrate the building of the Tamar Bridge between Devon and Cornwall, completed in 1959. Footage shot from the water, sky and from the workers' perspective on the bridge is included in this H. K. Lewenhak production.
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