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  • Short Summary

    Clacton's MP tries to encourage people from the Continent to visit the resort.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Come to Britain. Mr P J Pybus, MP for Clacton, inaugurates movement to attract continental visitors to East Coast resorts."

    Clacton-on-Sea, Essex.

    Girls in swimwear pull a van decorated with flags and with a woman dressed as Britannia and a man dressed as John Bull on board. On the side of the van is a slogan in Dutch saying
    De Zonnige Stranden van Engeland.
    MS of Britannia.

    Ms of P J Pybus MP speaking in front of van. CU of Pybus (It is raining - not a good way to attract people to England).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    811.29
    Media URN:
    10700
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:36:00 / 01:45:10:00
    Canister:
    31/41

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