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A basketball game is filmed at Brighton and Hove Gymnastics Club in around 1960. Two friends play up for the camera in the car park outside.
Scenes filmed at the 1967 Lyons Carnival in Brighton, as participants prepare to move off, during the parade, and their arrival at Preston Park, filmed by Michael Gillings.
[Compilation: Heathrow Airport; Portsmouth; Hove Greyhound Stadium; Tower of London]
|Date||[ca. 1961 - 1962]||ID||4030|
This film is broken down into several parts: scenes at an airport, 'Telephone House' and people working in it, shots of Nelson's 'Victory' in Portsmouth, a scene of HM The Queen visiting Hove greyhound stadium, footage at the Tower of London as well as two short home made adverts for film stock. Only a short clip available online.
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.
[Family Scenes; Hike and Outing; Wedding]
|Date||1962 - 1963||ID||4132|
An amateur silent film which features a number of events, outings and scenes of everyday life connected with the Osborne family. The film also includes some street scenes in Brighton and Hove.
Scenes filmed at the christening and home of baby Andrew, with his mother, grandparents and other family members.
[Shoreham Harbour; Opening George Street]
Hove's newly renovated George Street is officially opened by HRH Queen Elizabeth in this short 1962 film from David A Chesterfield
A short film detailing a 'Marathon Bowling' World record attempt.
[Seaside; At Brighton]
Footage of Brighton seafront seen from the Palace Pier, and views of Shoreham Harbour and Hove Boating Lake, taken by Mr. Harrison in around 1963, before Brighton Marina was built.
[Rolling Hills; Car Drive]
Scenes filmed on the South Downs, Cuckmere Have, Hove and Shoreham Harbour by Mr. Harrison in May 1963.
[Cricket: Sussex v West Indies; Sussex Women's Team; Sussex v South Africa]
A compilation of three matches featuring Sussex Cricket teams. The first shows a 1963 match between Sussex County Cricket Club and the West Indies team in 1963, the second shows the Sussex County Women's team playing in Lewes and the third shows the Sussex County Club against the South African team in 1965.
[Sheffield Park Gardens; Brighton Carnival]
|Date||[ca. 1965]; 1969||ID||3781|
This amateur film opens with shots of a visit to Sheffield Park Gardens near Haywards Heath; two women are seen wandering around the gardens and admiring the plants. The second part of the film features the Brighton Carnival and a procession of floats as it passes along Grand Avenue in Hove.
[Steam Engines and Train Transport in the South East]
|Date||1964; 1965; 1966||ID||422|
Colour film showing numerous locomotives and stations in the last days of steam in the South East of England. The film features trains on the Cuckoo line, on Southern Railway lines in East and West Sussex, and visits the steam lines on the Isle of Wight.
4th Hove St. Philips Girl Guide Camps
|Date||1964; 1965; 1967||ID||4133|
An amateur silent film which features the 4th Hove St. Philips Girl Guides on camp in the 1960s. The girls and their leaders are seen involved in various tasks on camp at Kirdford, Handcross and Cuckfield. The film also includes footage of the group outside St. Philips Church, Hove waiting to be picked up to be taken to camp in a removal van.
[Winter in Brighton]
Brighton & Hove seafront scenes, taken in Winter during stormy weather and rough seas, and after a heavy snowfall, by Michael Gillings in around 1964.
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