• Short Summary

    Archive footage of holidaymakers in days gone by.

  • Description

    No title - Holidays old style. Archive footage of days gone by.

    Various shots Heathrow Airport and planes on tarmac. M/S as Sabena aeroplane taxis. Archive footage of holidaymakers milling about, various shots of lots of boats at Boulter's lock, M/S people sat in them. M/S women in old bathing costumes coming out of bathing huts in 1897. L/S women running down beach to the sea. M/S elderly woman holding up dress revealing bloomers as she paddles in the sea. M/S seven young women in old time bathing costumes sitting in boat. M/S travel shot in front of old veteran car driving alongside a lake. M/S as man on penny-farthing bicycle rides past. Back view as another cyclist approaches edge of pier. M/S as he falls over edge into sea and hits the water. M/S hikers walking along a country road. M/S people on picnic dancing on the downs. M/S cyclists riding along country road.

    L/S cruising ship at sea. Top view games being played on deck. M/S group of women sunbathing on deck. M/S drinks being served to two women. M/S mass crowds on beach. M/S girls in line parading in old fashioned swimsuits for beauty contest. M/S girl parading for fashion show. C/U girl. M/S three women dancing alongside tent in old fashioned swimsuits. M/S people sitting on sands watching Punch and Judy Show. C/U of the show. M/S girl sitting on man's shoulders in the sea, she falls into the water. M/S girls dancing in circle in the sea. M/S man in bathing costume diving into shallow and hitting his head. M/S woman holding up bloomers.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:42:00 / 01:34:28:00

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