Film ID: YFA 1941 TEACHERS SOCIAL ASSOCIATION GARDEN PARTY 1962 1962 Visitor TabsDescription A film made by Bradford Institute of Technology of the local Teachers Social Association garden party. It shows families enjoying themselves, playing various games such as the Kokonut Shy, and a cricket match. The film begins with a man wearing a top hat held on by string. He is manning the ‘Kokonut Shy’ at the garden party, with a group of adults, children and boy scouts gathered around. There are a number of stalls, with some men in cricket dress. The garden party is being held in a large field, and the cameraman goes around filming the well-dressed families arriving and walking around. On the other side of the field there is a village cricket match in progress. A small girl is blowing balloons. People play on the various games on the stalls, including darts and rings. Other stalls are selling food. The man on the Kokonut Shy puts a coconut on his head and play acts being hit, and a Red Cross attendant arrives to treat him. A man arrives on a motorcycle, followed by some families in cars. The film shows more of the visitors playing games and walking around the stalls.