Children having fun at Southend Carnival.
Full title reads: "SOUTHEND".
Carnival Queen and her court parading in front of the crowds at Southend Carnival. Close up shot of the Queen. Succession of the shots of children in fancy dress parading in front of the Queen and the audience. Queen inspecting the masks before the announcement of the winners. Pan along the line of children in various costumes. A boy who won the beauty competition, Donald Everett, posing with the other winners, with a girl and with his cup. Crowds applauding.