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[Sports Stadium; Opening of the SS Brighton Swimming Pool]
|Date||29 July 1934||ID||556|
A film commemorating the opening ceremony and inaugural swim in Brighton’s new indoor pool. Intertitles introduce each scene.
[Boys at Fan Court School - Pre 1939]
The pupils, teachers and parents of Fan Court Peparatory School for Boys in Chertsey are filmed at several outdoor events. These include a Sports Day, cricket matches, swimming lessons in the outdoor pool, and routine exercises.
[Scouting; Bank Holiday at Hastings; Visit to London; Holiday in France]
A home movie compilation which includes footage of Scouts, Cubs and Rangers on camping trips; events at Hastings over a Bank Holiday weekend; a visit to London and a holiday in France.
Country Folk in Other Lands
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||1105|
The first half of this film with intertitles captures images of the Tarn River and of apple harvesting in France. The second half chronicles the Bedouin Arabs of Tunisia, recording aspects of their nomadic lifestyle, including their pottery and food-making skills.
[Girls at Claremont School]
|Date||[ca. mid-late 1930s]||ID||1369|
A compilation of colour amateur material showing outdoor activities at Claremont School For Girls in Esher.
[Funeral of King George V; King's Mead School Sports and Recreation; Royal Navy Fleet]
A compilation of amateur material which includes footage of King George V's funeral cortege, pupils of King's Mead School playing a variety of sports and participating in a range of recreational activities, and a flotilla of Royal Navy ships on exercise.
Scenes filmed in a domestic garden in around 1937 by an unknown film-maker, at the family house in Cookham, Berkshire.
[Christmas and Spring Time at Pitmuies]
A family Christmas in Scotland, and summer garden scenes, filmed in 1935.
[Visit to USA and Canada]
An unknown family set off for New York from Southampton on the Berengaria, a Cunard White Star liner, in 1935. Scenes filmed onboard and sightseeing in New York are included.
The Arcadian Follies at Selsey
|Date||August 1936 - September 1936||ID||3337|
Scenes filmed on a family holiday to the beach at Selsey. A group of young men swim and play in the sea, people play tennis, boys jump from a floating platform, and there are scenes of the holiday beach house 'Arcadia' and surrounding chalets and landscape.
[Hudsons Farm: Farming; Leisure; Wedding; Seaside and Lido at Hastings]
Various scenes of people and farm animals at a farm; people gathering for photographs after a wedding and the couple leaving for their honeymoon; ‘Grandma leaving Worthing’ - an elderly lady leaving home and getting into a car; and scenes at Hastings’ outdoor pool and diving from the high boards.
Cine shots of 1936
A film depicting various scenes in East Sussex. It includes families having fun beside the sea and boats coming into Newhaven Harbour
Coronation Celebrations in Horley
This fast-paced amateur film captures celebrations in Horley during the coronation year of 1937. A parade moves through the town including a marching band, decorated floats and a fire engine. In a field, children take part in organised races, exercises and marching.
A film comprised from a range of scenes, mostly depicting friends enjoying their time at Rustington Lido holiday camp in the 1930s. Games of tennis and rugby and scenes showing friends laughing and chatting and playing practical jokes on one another.
[Kent Hop Farming Part 1: Hop Picking]
Following hops from hop garden to oast house, the film is also a succinct portrait of the hop-pickers.
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