Films and Videos
This is an experimental service to make available online films and videos. Windows Media Player has been used as the video player and if you do not have this on your computer you will need to download the player to be able to view your chosen film.
If you do not have Windows Media Player click here: Windows Media Player
Please let the Editor know, via the Contacts button on the Resources page, if you have any problems watching your chosen film. Please note that a broadband connection is essential to use this service.
Two films are now available.
Holiday Centre 1962
This film, shot by Raymond Misson on a standard 8 silent movie camera, starts with the wedding of Ann Chadwick and Colin Skinner on the 30th December 1961. It is followed by a brief interlude somewhere and then continues with the Holiday Centre at Langdale in the Lake District in the summer of 1962. The film lasts 14mins 51 secs.
To watch this film click here: Holiday Centre 1962
Holiday Centre 1969
This film, shot by Kenneth Misson on a super 8 silent movie camera, covers the Holiday Centre in the Lake District in the summer of 1969 based at Hawes End, Derwentwater. The film lasts 19mins 45 secs.
To watch this film click here: Holiday Centre 1969