Film ID:
YFA 3621



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This is a film which was taken during a holiday to Torquay in the summer of 1945.  

Title – F.K. Raynor Films present
Title - Torquay Fortnight 1945

Opens from the inside of a signal box with a steam train going through the a station

Title – Be gone dull care . . .

Scenes of Cockington and other seaside resorts, with intetitles: 'Meadfoot Beach', From tree girt walk views of coast', Maidencombe Beach'., 'Watcombe Beach'. People are seen on the beach and playing in the sea in bathing suites.

Title – End of Part One.

Title – Torquay Fortnight 1945
Title – Cockington – Untouched Beauty

Reel two is a continuation of the Torquay holiday.  The film shows scenes from the following places given in intertitles: 'Seaway Lane', 'Budleigh Salterton', 'Pin Up Dept.', 'Paignton', 'Goodrington', 'Rain on Widdencombe en-la-Moor', Babbacombe Beach', Oddicombe Beach', Torquay Promenade Sunlit', Anstey's Cove', 'Out on the Sea', 'Quaint Brixham and Berry Head', 'Evening Refreshment - Chips!', and lastly, 'Peaceful Evening'.