Film: 512

Places + Locations | 1950 | Silent | B/W


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"Saturday 10th June 1950 was the occasion of the Sheffield Children's Holiday Fund Civic Visit to Cleethorpes "

" On this day 500 children selected by the Director of Education as part of a contingent of 3000 journeyed by train to Cleethorpes in the company of the Lord Mayor alderman H. Keeble Hawson and the lady mayoress Chairman of the Education Committee alderman J.H. Bingham Mr and Mrs Brown, Miss E. Outram (Aunt Edith) Councillor Tindall (Uncle Timothy) Mr and Mrs Stuart, the party was welcomed by the mayor of Cleethorpes Councillor Mrs J. Magee, deputy mayor and mayoress of Cleethorpes, Mrs E.K.Marlew, Mr and Mrs Sutcliffe, Mr and Mrs Ingham."
lots of hand shaking on the platform, lots of lots of young teenagers looking suitably sulky and younger children.
Lincolnshire seaside town. On a galloper fairground ride, rollercoaster

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