"Hold tight, please. We're going aloft for forty seconds on the whirl'em round, and whizz 'em down - !"
L/S of a big wheel fairground ride. Low angle shot of the ride as it turns. Footage shot from the big wheel as it moves around - a bit disorientating. Shots of the crowd below and of other...
People have fun at a fairground in Hamburg, Germany.
A parachute tower gives teenagers a ride, then is used by a man for a real, untethered jump.
A Short trailer film encouraging people not to drop litter while enjoying the countryside.
Footage of young women holding on for dear life on spinning platform.
Footage of funfair at Battersea Park, London.
All the fun of the fair in Hampstead - a steam traction engine provides the power.
Cuts from newsreel 47/74 - Widecombe Fair.
Shots of Spanish banks and night-time street festival.