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South Coast Resorts: Maidstone & District Version
A promotional film made during the early 1970s to promote coach holidays to south coast resorts. Numerous resorts and sights of interest are featured, alongside a commentary which commends coach travel as the best way to experience the south coast of England.
Life in Miniature
The theme of miniature subjects is expressed in various scenes of miniature attractions including: a merry-go-round and fair ground; a visit to the Romney Hythe and Dymchurch railway; Eastbourne Electric Tramway; a miniature village showing a sports ground, a train and a castle. The film starts and ends with a toddler sitting on a rug.
[Beech Hurst Miniature Railway]
|Date||1970 - 1972||ID||11246|
This film shows work being carried out to build an extension to the Beech Hurst Miniature Railway. Buldozers and diggers are shown being used at the construction site. Scenes of the railway in action are also shown, including adults and children riding on the narrow railway using an assortment of locomotives of both 5 and 3.5 inch gauge. The film then switches between scenes of the construction work, and various scenes of the railway at work.
Ramsgate: A Picture to Remember
A publicity film for the Kent resort of Ramsgate. The film advertises Ramsgate as a popular seaside resort with a variety of activities to tempt visitors.
This film shows the Giles family on holiday in Cornwall and with their caravan in East and West Sussex. The film also features Eric Giles on his vintage Harley Davidson motorbike, followed by interior shots of the family celebrating Christmas at home in Chobham. This film is intertitled throughout.
[Day by Day; Spain]
A news report from The Costa Blanca on the price of retiring to Spain, produced by North Downs Cinematograph Society in around 1973.
[Patcham House Special School: Sports and Outings]
The pupils of Patcham House Special school in East Sussex filmed by the Headmaster taking part in the 'National Spastics Games', at play and on a number of class outings. The children have a range of physical needs and disabilities.
[Patcham House Special School: Sports, Outings and Class Activities]
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Pupils and staff are seen on numerous class outings and competing at the school sports day and at the 'National Spastics Games'. The children have a range of physical disabilities.
Andrew and Sally-Ann, aged around 14 and 12, perform spectacular diving and gymnastic routines at an outdoor pool on the Isle of Wight with their mother and father, the man behind the camera, in 1976.
Sunnymede 1976-77 
This film shows the family and pets at their home 'Sunnymede' in Chobham, Surrey; and attending a Bugatti Owners Club event at Prescott Hill, Gloucestershire.
Patcham House Special School: Jubilee River Trip; School Sports
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Pupils and staff are seen taking part in sports on the school field, enjoying a trip on the Woolwich Ferry on Jubilee Day and competing at the 'International Spastics Games' in Edinburgh.
[Patcham House Special School: Sport activities etc.]
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Pupils and staff are seen on numerous class outings, parents organise a fete at the school and the children compete at the 'National Spastics Games'.
[Patcham House Special School: Fete etc.]
A compilation of amateur films made by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. The children, who have range of physical disabilities are seen at a carnival in London to mark the 50th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, at various sports days, and on class outings to Alfriston, Eastbourne and Bodiam Castle.
Three From Warsaw
Title: "Three From Warsaw". The film shows several locations in central London and Bearsted in Kent. Scenes of London include The Palace of Westminster, London street scenes, and a Policeman standing outside 10 Downing Street. The group also visit a fete on Bearsted Green showing several stalls and hot air balloons being inflated. The film-maker captures excerpts of programmes off the television and films a walk by a lake in a park.
10 minutes in Brighton
The sights and sounds of Brighton during the late 1970s are captured in this amateur film. The film features typical scenes of the seafront, marina and Royal Pavilion some of which are accompanied by music soundtracks.
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