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  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Bandstand And Garden. Opening ceremony at Eastbourne".

    Eastbourne, Sussex.

    Large crowds are out to watch the opening of the new bandstand and gardens. The Lord Lieutenant of Sussex is there with other dignitaries.

    Shots of speeches by the Mayor and his Lordship.

    The Mayor of Eastbourne (actually a Mayoress, Councillor Miss Thornton) and councillors come to open the Helen Gardens, just under Beachy Head.

    Views of people watching the opening.

    CU of tablet to commemorate the opening.

    More shots of crowds.

    Opening speech.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Presumably from 1930s Gazettes.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    61060
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1879.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:04:00 / 02:00:33:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 2
    Sort Number:
    UNI GAZ 002
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Fashion & Music Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "The Lord Lieutenant of Sussex is there" - his name is Lord Leconfield.

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