Fishermen set out from the harbour at Whitstable with buckets full of young oysters, reared in river beds; these will be thrown in the sea to mature (we don't see them being thrown in!).
At sea a dredger is lowered into the water to bring up oysters and other sea...
Lovely girls help oyster fishermen to catch and sample the first oysters of the season.
The local mayor presides over the rituals of netting the first oysters of the season.
Footage of Cricket and Football as the new season kicks-off.
Good item showing young women having fun collecting oysters in Whitstable, Kent.
The mayor of Colchester declares Oyster Season open.
The mayor and other officials enjoy the first oysters of the season in Colchester.
Blackpool beach and promenade during the Bank Holiday.