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Joce and Gill on Holiday
Two films of the Emberton family on holiday in Polzeath in the Summers of 1938 and 1939. Both films feature several scenes of the two children, Jocelyn and Gillian and their mother Kathleen on the beach, paddling and swimming in the water. Kathleen is filmed surfing/body boarding on a simple wooden board, and the family go on a fishing trip.
Holiday to the South of France
Footage shot by Mr. and Mrs. Rudd on a family holiday to France with their two children, Susan and Christopher, includes beach and cafe scenes, views of the coastal landscape and sea and a horse-drawn parade.
[Norway Holiday; Part One]
Holiday scenes aboard a cruise ship in the Norweigan Fjords by Ernest Shippam in 1938. This is part one of a two part film.
This edited colour film shows the Giles family on holiday in East and West Wittering with their boat, at a holiday home and on a beach.
[Clovelly; Circus; Devon Bays]
This brief pre-war film shows an ARP recruitment sign in a window and brief shots of a man re-laying a cobbled street by hand. There are views of a rocky coastline, the Circus transporting animals, including elephants, along a country road, and views of the coast at Croyde Bay, Bideford Bay and Ilfracombe. [Additional film of Ilfracombe on TID:9344 and Clovelly on TID:9339].
This short film shows an outing to Windsor Castle, with views from the battlements and the King's foot guards dressed in Bearskin hats parading through the grounds. The site is busy with family groups exploring the grounds between buildings including views of St George's Chapel.
A film by Joseph Emberton of a skiing holiday with his wife in St. Moritz. They travel by train and watch ice skating, including the European Figure Skating champions Cecilia Colledge and Megan Taylor at the Chanterella ice rink. The Emberton's take skiing lessons and Joseph Emberton injures his leg and is taken to hospital.
[North Devon; Glastonbury]
This short film shows views of the coast at Ilfracombe, a trip to the medieval village of Dunster, with views of the High Street and The Yarn Market building, behind a row of parked cars. A woman tours the ruins of Glastonbury Abbey.
[Lancing and Worthing Just Before the War]
This colour film shows the Corder family on holiday in Lancing and Worthing, West Sussex. The family sit on the beach eating ice cream and building sand castles. In the second sequence the family visit a pool and Peter Pan's boating pond in Worthing, driving wooden powered boats. Beach huts can bee seen in the background. (See also TID: 9798 containing similar material)
This short black and white film shows the Corder family on holiday in Eastbourne. The family are seen at the seafront, having a picnic on the beach and getting ready to go for a drive in a car.
[Dymchurch; Wise Cottage]
This black and white film shows the family on the beach, parading in bathrobes and swimsuits, playing beach games, paddling in the sea and with the family cars parked on the sea front. Interior shots show the inside of a cabin 'Wix cottage' and exterior shots of the family and their dog, having afternoon tea in garden.
[Holidays - Sussex and the North West of England]
An amateur film opening with scenes of Lewes and Brighton following with a trip to the Lake District in Cumbria and Manchester city centre.
One Week Before the Mast
A family sailing on the Norfolk Broads. Film of the boats includes scenes of a girl who has fallen in the water fully clothed. She climbs back on board. The boat is moored and details of the boat are shown.
[Holiday at Port Isaac and Port Gaverne]
This edited film shows a family holiday exploring the Cornish landscapes of Port Isaac, Port Gaverne and Port Quin; inter cut with the family participating in several outdoor sports activities and events. The film closes with scenes of the family in the garden at the Reed family home.
[Picnic; Hunt; Fly Fishing; Visit to the Coast]
This film shows a family trip to the countryside. The family have a picnic at the side of the road and watch two hunts as they pass through rural villages. The family also partake in several outdoor pastimes including fly fishing at a lake, horse riding in the countryside, and take a trip to the coast.
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