Brighton Regatta features a boat race, policemen swimming in their uniforms, and boys trying to knock each other off rafts. Sussex.
Item title reads - Brighton Regatta. Novel aquatic events were bright features in annual festival. Sussex.
L/S of several teams of rowers racing along in their boats at the seaside in Brighton. M/S of two boys trying to knock each other off a raft with long handled mops, one succeeds. M/S of a group of four policemen lined up on the bank, a baker stands next to them and covers one with flour. The policemen dive in and start swimming, they are still wearing their uniforms and helmets, they reach a boat then turn back.