Item title reads - The Sands And Sea Their Schoolroom. So Freshwater children do not "creep like a snail unwillingly to school". Isle of Wight.
L/S of children doing exercises on the beach, bending and stretching. Then they play leap frog into the sea. The teacher stands on a rock and reads...
Betty Carstairs with her powerboat, Estelle.
Modernisation means that horses are replaced by tractors to launch a lifeboat.
The Royal Yacht Britannia is among those racing off the Isle of Wight.
The coffin of Commodore Sir Edgar Britten is carried aboard the tug "Calshot" to be taken and buried at sea. The Needles, Isle of Wight.
People enjoy yachting at Cowes, Isle of White.
Footage of the X1, the largest submarine in the world. Isle of Wight.
Footage of the new lifeboat being dedicated in Bembridge on the Isle of Wight.
Yachts sail around the coast of the Isle of Wight at Cowes.