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[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.
[Benenden School; Pageant Play]
Benenden Independant Girl’s School (attended by Felicity Hobson) stage an historical pageant and various dance and drama performances.
[Fegans Early Days; Visit to Zoo; Sports; Open Day]
Boys from Fegans Childrens Homes visit the zoo, go camping and travel to Liverpool before assembling back at school for an Open Day.
[Intake; Marching Recruits]
The teenage boys of the Canford School army regiment parade through the school's extensive grounds, before taking the inspection. This is followed by speeches, prizegiving, and a bareback horseriding display.
[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.
[War Time at Mile Oak School; Boys Camp; Family Scenes]
|Date||[ca. 1935]; 1937; 1942||ID||239|
A compilation of amateur material shot by the Headmaster of Mile Oak Approved Boys School. The film includes footage showing the impact of the Second World War on the school - pupils are filmed building air-raid shelters, as is the aftermath of a bombing raid.
[Girls fighting in library]
This short amateur film captures pupils at Fernhurst School. Two young girls are seen play- fighting and fooling around in front of a large bookcase.
[St. Aubyn's School Sports]
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||10851|
This amateur film shows a series of sports, fitness demonstrations and events at St Aubyn's School, intercut by a brief shot of a horse racing event (?).
Two pupils of Canford School record events at the public school in Dorset, including sporting events and a fire, as well as images of the surrounding area.
[“Cathkin” House Compilation]
|Date||1936; 1938; 1950; 1951; 1953||ID||1419|
A collection of films of "Cathkin", the Voss family home, featuring scenes of the children playing in the garden in summer and winter, and tennis matches with friends. A school sports day and wedding are also included.
[Purley Garden; Hoxton School Fete]
|Date||14 July 1936||ID||1420|
Mr Voss visits his sister at her house, Malmsmead. In the gardens are beehives, vegetable plots and flower beds. Children play on the lawns with a dog as women look on. The family pose together for the camera, and Voss films a plane flying overhead. The film ends with footage of young children at a schools sports day, doing the egg and spoon race before performing a dance for their audience.
Somerset County Council. The County Education Committee. Physical Education
|Date||[ca. late 1930s]||ID||312|
"This film shows the modern methods now being practiced in many primary and secondary schools in the county. It demonstrates certain developments in the syllabus of physical training for schools issued by the Board of Education in 1933..."
[Family Scenes; Boating; Children]
|Date||[ca. 1937 - early 1940s?]||ID||5422|
This family film features Stella Reed and her family on a beach holiday, on a pleasure boat trip, in a garden, and in the countryside. One of her sons learning how to swim.
[School Pageant Play]
|Date||1937; 1939; [1946?]||ID||3231|
This compilation of home movie material records historical play which take place in the grounds of a private school. The pupils are joined by adults in re-enactments of events throughout the ages, up to the present day.
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