Planes from British Air Ferries arrive at and take off from Southend on Sea.
Colour shots of the attractions of Southend's very long pier.
The 'Kursaal Flyer', an Emmet Type train used as an advertising float for the Kursaal Fun Fair.
Holiday makers enjoy a Carnival parade in Southend-on-Sea.
Demonstration of new Air-Sea rescue service in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
The Nore Yacht Race takes place at Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
Women fish from the pier in Southend-on-Sea, they are competing in an angling contest.
London taxi drivers take underprivileged children on an outing to Southend. Essex.
Good footage of carnival queen and decorated floats at Southend-on-Sea.
A large catamaran is launched at Southend in Essex.
Stories in this item include a large working model of the ocean going liner the 'Queen Mary' and and a one legged stunt diver performing in Southland.
Southend organises Christmas dinner to the borough's old people.
Santa Claus gives Christmas present to handicapped spastic children.
Cockle fishermen in action - very skilled men collect cockles with great speed and efficiency.
Fishermen rake in cockles at low tide at Leigh-on-Sea.
Scenes from an amusement park - great shots of the roller coaster ride at double speed. Scary!
Charity event in Southend includes flour fights in the sea and football on mud flats.
Southend during the Bank Holiday.
Good footage of fun at the fair - the Kursaal in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.
From drawing board to packing - the making of a metal bread bin.
A sailing barge crashed into Southend Pier causing extensive damage.
The Puffin Race, little boats going in all directions.
London taxi drivers take underprivileged children to Southend-on-Sea. Essex.
Osborne family take their cockle boat out from Leigh-on-sea.
Views around Southend on a quiet Golden Jubilee day including cockle cooking and the pier.
Good shots of holidaymakers having fun on Southend beach in Essex.
Material relating to newsreel story "Southend - The Dingy Derby" - 54/65.
Southend United FC opens market at part of their ground to produce more revenue.
Good shots of people on a paddle steamer trip from London to Southend-on-Sea.
People relax during the Whitsun holiday in Southend, Essex.
Children having fun at Southend Carnival.
Lupino Lane judges competition to choose the cutest toddler at Southend carnival. Essex.
Las Vegas of the English Riviera - illuminated pier of Southend on Sea rivals the illuminations of Vegas.
Good funfair scenes from the late 1960s.
The illuminations are turned on at Southend-on-Sea. Essex.
Crowds turn out to enjoy the annual Southend Carnival.
An item showing Southend pier after it has been struck by a ship, the "Violette", in the gales.
A 'tiny-tots-parade' highlights Southend's annual carnival.
People enjoying various rides on Southend funfair