• Description

    Twilight hotel for children gives parents a break.

    Weybridge, Surrey.

    C/U of sign reading "Children's Twilight Hotel". The camera pans down to children looking through a window at a dog. L/S as the two little girls run up to the door and ring the bell. Various shots as they are let into the entrance hall. M/S as they greet Mrs Nora Taylor, who runs the hotel, in the lounge. Various shots as they sign the visitors book. Various shots as they leave the lounge and are shown their bedrooms, they try out the beds. They take off their coats and give them to Mrs Taylor. M/S as girl brushes her hair in the mirror, C/U telephone on dressing table. M/S of the children sat in front of the fire in the lounge, they chat then greet the new girls when they come down. Mrs Taylor wheels in a trolley of cakes and her daughter helps her hand them out. M/S as Mrs Taylor cuts into a cake. Various shots of the children eating.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:42:00 / 01:30:14:00
    NP 202
    Sort Number:
    NP 202
  • Appears in...

    Trade & Industry
    Post war children and parenting How to be a good parent, 1940s-60s
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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