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THE COAST

The Coast (1948)

Crowded beaches - Britain goes on holiday.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 396 - SUN SIGNS, SWEEPERS AT ASCOT and PIG SWING

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 396 - Sun Signs, Sweepers At Ascot And Pig Swing (1962)

Cuts...

AGRICULTURAL CAMP / HOLIDAYS - TRAILER

Agricultural Camp / Holidays - Trailer (1945)

MofI film urging people to spend their holidays at...

EASTER EXODUS GREEN TINT

Easter Exodus Green Tint (1925)

Holidaymakers crowd onto railway platforms to get their trains during...

BOATMAN issue title - BACK TO THE FRONT

Boatman Issue Title - Back To The Front (1937)

Boatman advertises his boat trips with sign on his...

HOLIDAY SCENES IN ENGLAND

Holiday Scenes In England

Holidaymakers (mainly children) swimming and paddling in sea.

CYCLING AND HIKING AT WHITSUN

Cycling And Hiking At Whitsun (1947)

People enjoy walking and cycling during the Whitsun holiday.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 296 - CRAZY GALA

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 296 - Crazy Gala (1960)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for story featured in CP...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 309 - INDOOR BOWLS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 309 - Indoor Bowls (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "INDOOR BOWLS"...

HOPPING HOLIDAY Beware - other items share this title

Hopping Holiday Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

East Londoners go to countryside for...

"Oyez, Oyez, Oyez" (1926)

Town crier competition for holidaymakers.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for EAST WEST - HOMES BEST aka EAST WEST HOME'S BEST in G 1357

Cuts / Out Takes For East West - Homes Best AKA East West Home's Best In G 1357 (1926)

Cuts...

OPEN TO VISITORS

Open To Visitors (1927)

Holiday makers visit battleships.

A HEALTHY HOLIDAY

A Healthy Holiday (1929)

Schoolboys from Birmingham arrive in Aberystwyth with their 65 year old...

ITALY HOLIDAY TIME LNER

Italy Holiday Time Lner (1938)

Italian holidaymakers flock to the coast to have fun in the the warm...

STAGGER YOUR HOLIDAY - TRAILER

Stagger Your Holiday - Trailer (1949)

Short trailer film designed to encourage people to stagger their...

WET-SUN!

Wet-Sun! (1952)

Title card for series of stories about the wet Whitsun holiday period.

CORN IS RIPE - TRAILER

Corn Is Ripe - Trailer (1950)

Short trailer film encouraging people to go on working holiday on a...

DECK CHAIRS issue title is CHILDREN FIRST AND LAST

Deck Chairs Issue Title Is Children First And Last (1936)

Two women try out latest design in...

BUCKETS AND SPADES issue title - BACK TO THE FRONT

Buckets And Spades Issue Title - Back To The Front (1937)

Mobile bucket and spade vendor sells...

PLANES LEAVE FOR AFRICA

Planes Leave For Africa (1947)

Two Czechoslovakian Sokol planes leave for a flight around Africa.

 BAHAMAS BEACH

Bahamas Beach (1965-1975)

Holidaymakers on white sandy beach in the Bahamas.

SURFING - DEVON

Surfing - Devon (1968)

Nice footage of people having fun on surfboards on a Devon beach.

EASTER TRAFFIC

Easter Traffic (1969)

Heavy traffic at start of the Easter Holiday.

JIVING 1950'S - HOLIDAY CAMP

Jiving 1950's - Holiday Camp (1950-1959)

Youngsters jiving in a holiday camp.

SAFARI HOLIDAY IN TANZANIA

Safari Holiday In Tanzania (1970-1979)

Wild animals on African plain + shots of luxurious hotel complex.

CAMP PHOTOGRAPHER

Camp Photographer (1961)

Official Butlin's Photographers give advice to amateur photographers while...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 299 - CHOPSTICKS' DANCE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 299 - Chopsticks' Dance (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "Chopsticks'...

SLIM JIM

Slim Jim (1961)

Large and slim men fit into cut out shapes in a competition at Butlin's Holiday Camp,...

CHARIOT RACING aka CHARIOT GAMES

Chariot Racing AKA Chariot Games (1960)

Comedy Roman chariot racing at Butlin's Holiday Camp in...

TERRIBLE TRAIN DISASTER

Terrible Train Disaster (1933)

A massive train crash in France leads to many deaths.

CHILDREN'S HOLIDAY TIME IN PARIS

Children's Holiday Time In Paris (1934)

Nice shots of the children having fun at different rides in a...

POPE LEAVES CASTLE GONDOLFO aka POPE LEAVES CASTEL GANDOLFO

Pope Leaves Castle Gondolfo AKA Pope Leaves Castel Gandolfo (1936)

A look at Castel Gandolfo in...

THE SUPER DIVING BOARD

The Super Diving Board (1934)

Footage of a very large high diving board at a holiday resort in the...

TO THE LAND WHERE DEPRESSIONS COME FROM!  ICELAND NO. 2

To The Land Where Depressions Come From! Iceland No. 2 (1934)

Wild countryside and waterfalls of...

FOR DAUGHTERS IN SEARCH OF THE SUN!

For Daughters In Search Of The Sun! (1935)

The latest styles of shorts, jackets and trousers for...

THE CASE IS ALTERED

The Case Is Altered (1930-1931)

Picnic equipment is demonstrated - a fold out table and a picnic supplies...

YOUNG ETON

Young Eton (1926)

Men loading top hats onto carts as Eton School boys return home for Christmas Holidays.

SIR JOHN AND LADY SIMON

Sir John And Lady Simon (1923)

Sir John and Lady Simon holiday with the Governor General at Viceregal...

A HEALTHY HOLIDAY

A Healthy Holiday (1925)

33 schoolboys and their teacher complete 6 day walk from Birmingham to...

CLIFTONVILLE, KENT aka SUNTAN VENUS COMPETITION

Cliftonville, Kent AKA Suntan Venus Competition (1939)

Footage of bathing competition for young...

THOSE HOLIDAY SNAPS

Those Holiday Snaps (1923)

Craft of Passe-Partout is demonstrated - a nice way of displaying holiday...

DOVER aka WORLD NEWS IN BRIEF

Dover AKA World News In Brief (1949)

Group of 'War Orphans' set off from Dover for a holiday in...

A CYCLE CARAVAN

A Cycle Caravan (1939)

Footage of two holidaymakers towing a small caravan through the countryside.

WARNING TO TRAVELLERS - TRAILER

Warning To Travellers - Trailer (1949)

A short trailer film telling people going abroad that they are...

WHITSUN HOLIDAY SCENES BLACKPOOL

Whitsun Holiday Scenes Blackpool (1952)

Ice creams, candy floss, deck chairs and sand castles - a...

HOLIDAY SEASON TRAIN DISASTER

Holiday Season Train Disaster (1930-1931)

A train crash in Essex kills 2 and injures many on a train...

HOLIDAY MAKERS IN IRISH MAIL CRASH

Holiday Makers In Irish Mail Crash (1950)

CARAVAN AND CAR issue title is RAIL, ROAD AND SEA

Caravan And Car Issue Title Is Rail, Road And Sea (1936)

General Critchley shows us around his...

SKI IN OZ aka SKI STORY

Ski In Oz AKA Ski Story (1941)

Men and women ski down Mount Kosciusko with torches to light their way...