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Royal Visit; Richmond Royal Horse Show; Freemen School
|Date||1950 - 1951||ID||10819|
An amateur film documenting two children's upbringing including a royal visit, a horse show and a school event between 1950 and 1951.
The Tale of Tilford
This amateur film with intertitles captures the 4th Woking Scout Troop camp at Tilford, Surrey in the summer of 1951. The film shows the boys setting up camp and preparing and eating a meal. Organised activities such as bridge building, raft making and a treasure hunt also feature; a special visitor - a member of the Scouts in Uganda - joins the camp.
[Insignias; Inspection; Headquarters Opening]
This colour and black and white film shows scenes from various Scouting and Guiding films from the Sussex region. The first is an award ceremony and adult scouting meeting at a camp site, followed by the opening of a building (Scout and Guide headquarters ?) by a Senior Guiding leader.
[Horsham Camp; Scouts at Handcross]
This colour film shows the 1st Haywards Heath Scout camp in Horsham, followed by the 1st Haywards Heath Scouts at a camp in Handcross training to win the Hardy Cup, with close-ups of mixed camp activities and portrait shots of family and friends on camp.
[Girl Guide Parade and Inspection; Boy Scout Competition]
This film shows a company of Guides outside St Andrew's Church, in Burgess Hill. This is followed by a parade exiting a church after a service. Three Guide leaders head the parade into the Churchyard. The Minister and two Scout leaders are filmed along with a series of meet-and-greet inspections in the churchyard. The final part shows a Scout prize giving ceremony [Hardy Cup?] being awarded to the Slaugham troop with spectators.
[Southern Railway Orphanage - Life at the Home]
This is a colourful portrait of the children of the Southern Railway Servants' Orphanage at Woking enjoying various leisure pursuits. The amateur film uses extracts from a child's letter as intertitles, providing a narrative for the images.
|Date||1952 - 1955||ID||1365|
A compilation of amateur material recording events at Fan Court Preparatory School for Boys at Chertsey between 1952 and 1955.
[Hurstpierpoint Rugby Game]
A rugby match and Under 15s practice session filmed at Hurstpierpoint school in 1952 by an amateur film-maker.
Garden; Archers; Balcombe Road]
A film showing a group of Guiding leaders in a garden [out of focus], followed by a group of Brownies and Guides being presented with awards by a member of the cast from the BBC Radio programme 'The Archers', closing with portrait shots and a parade [out of focus due to a storm]. The final film shows a group of Scouts doing exercises and gymnastics in a garden, followed by afternoon tea and jousting style games using a wheelbarrow.
|Date||1952 - 1956||ID||10890|
A compilation of black and white scenes of boys from Eastbourne College, participating in a series of sporting and national service training as cadets in Eastbourne town centre, at the Meads sports fields and on the Cuckmere River in the Seven Sisters Country Park.
Royal Celebration Coronation Lindfield
|Date||2 June 1953||ID||3414|
This amateur film captures the residents of Lindfield celebrating the coronation of HRH Queen Elizabeth II at numerous outdoor events.
[Coronation Celebrations in Burgess Hill]
|Date||31 May 1953 - 06 June 1953||ID||3000|
This film records the events taking place in Burgess Hill to commemorate the Queen’s Coronation in 1953.
[Chief Scout Visit to Chailey]
|Date||25 March 1954||ID||9952|
A film that features Chief Scout, Lord Rowallan visiting Chailey Heritage School meeting the Chailey School Scouts and Guides. Lord Rowallan tours the school buildings, visiting outdoor beds, the 'Kinnaird Speech Room' and watches an opening ceremony for a Cub Scout and Guide hut at the Chailey Windmill within the grounds. The film closes with Lord Rowallan talking to a group of young Cubs about a neckerchief woggle.
Kent Yachting Week Dover 1954
This film shows the yacht racing that took place during the Kent Yachting Week 1954. It shows various classes of boat taking part. The camera gives an all round view of Dover Harbour, showing the East and West Docks, together with the Castle above the town.
[HH Cub & Scouts Camp]
This edited film shows a series of scenes featuring the 1st Haywards Heath Wolf Cubs and Boy Scouts in a field camp, playing sports and preparing several meals - one with a clay oven. The film also shows a family group posing for portraits in a domestic garden and closes with a compilation of shots of several flowers in a garden.
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