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BBC Radio Brighton
|Date||[1967 - 1968?]||ID||3539|
An amateur film which charts the early days of BBC Radio Brighton. The film includes scenes of the offices being converted, the station manager touring the region, and recordings on location. The station's first transmission officially began on the 14th February 1968, though it made unscheduled broadcasts in December 1967 to cover local severe snowstorms.
[Family Scenes; Bypass]
A film by Jim Greenyer of his daughter playing outdoors, being pushed on a swing by her parents, and on a woodland walk. Local scenes include views from a car on the A27 Shoreham bypass.
A short amateur film capturing people flying in a light aircraft at Shoreham airfield. Two children and an adult are helped into a plane which then takes off. The film captures the plane in the air over Shoreham, before it lands again on the airfield and the passengers disembark.
A Tale of Deception
Amateur fiction film about a man who has an unsuccessful day's fishing. He tries to pass off a fish from the fishmonger as his own, but his wife sees through the deception.
[Family Christmas at East Grinstead 1972; Beach at Shoreham-by-Sea; Family Christmas at East Grinstead 1978]
From the Williams Family collection, this film includes scenes from two Christmas' at their home in East Grinstead. The family exchange gifts, visit Shoreham beach and sit down to a Christmas meal.
This edited amateur film shows a series of commercial and military aircraft in flight during an aerial display at Shoreham Airfield (?) in the 1970s.
[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.
[Shoreham Airport; Rough Sea at Seaford; Falmer Pond]
|Date||1977 - 1978||ID||4167|
Amateur film showing light aircraft taking off and landing at Shoreham-by-Sea Airport; rough November seas at Seaford, and a frozen pond at Falmer with ducks and geese.
[Horse Riding; Air Show]
This short amateur film from the 1970s features family members horse riding at Pyecombe, near Brighton. The film also includes scenes of several aircraft, a static a threshing machine and steam traction engine on display at Shoreham Airport.
Sussex Coast 1979 - 80
|Date||1979 - 1980||ID||3112|
An amateur film with music and commentary which travels westwards from Rye along the Sussex coast, filming the towns, villages and beaches which populate the coastline.
This film shows highlights from an Air Show display (Shoreham Airfield?) in the early 1980s.
[Patcham House Special School: Small Aircraft Flight etc.]
|Date||1980 - 1981||ID||95|
A compilation of amateur films filmed by the headmaster of Patcham House Special School. Children and staff enjoy outings and parties in the local area and take part in the regional and national 'Spastics Games'. The school also receives a visit from Forfars bakery who exhibit a special cake at the school.
Views of Shoreham Lady Bee Marina and Commercial Estate, beach, local pubs and Shoreham Airport, taken and edited with narrative commentary and music by members of the Albany Cine Club in 1993.
Not California: This is Surfing in Brighton
This artist film offers an energetic portrayal of surfing at five locations along Brighton's coastline, using a variety of camera and editing techniques and musical accompaniment.
Joseph Emberton and his family [Jocelyn and Gillian Emberton oral history interview clip 1]
An edited extract from an oral history interview with Jocelyn Emberton-Underwood and her sister Gillian Farwell, talking about their memories of their father, prominent British architect Joseph Emberton, his home movies from the 1930s and 1950s, and their family life. This short film combines interview footage with material from the archive collection featuring their childhood home.
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