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Currently SEAS are busy digitally archiving The Sunbeam Collection and a range of ‘Walkies’. These are being added to the website on a weekly basis – so do keep returning. Whilst browsing please note that titles are not imposed upon the images – rather and as best we can – a description and keywords are allocated.

1954 (20)

Phyllis Norman and Thomas (Nod) Norman standing in the sea on Margate beach, 1954.

Fancy dress competition at the Odeon Cinema Ramsgate. Lynne Wood as Fairy front row.1954 by Vogue Photographic Service, Alexandra Rd, Margate, Kent.

Left Doris Butcher & Sue Butcher Ramsgate Carnival 1954.

Acrobatics at Ash flower show, Ash village, Kent. 1954

Lynne Wood with Father Christmas and Ramsgate Mayor on stage at the Odeon Cinema Ramsgate Kent.1954. By Vogue Photographic Service, Alexandra Road, Margate, Kent.

Children playing on slide at Ash Flower show Ash villlage, Kent 1954

Lynne Wood with Father Christmas and Ramsgate Mayor on stage at the Odeon Cinema Ramsgate Kent.1954. By Vogue Photographic Service, Alexandra Road, Margate, Kent.

USAF sevice man Hershel Wright in Tiger Moth G-ANEX at Ramsgate Airport,  September, 1954.

Children in fancy dress standing on trailer at Ash flower show, Ash village, Kent. 1954

Children in fancy dress standing on trailer at Ash flower show, Ash village, Kent 1954

Night time talent contest at Cliftonville bandstand. Rosalyn Benson aged 21 came second singing “A Blossom Fell”. 1954. Margate, Kent.

Jean Lynda Woollard (maiden name Thirkettle) with Sunbeam Donald Duck. Taken at Broadstairs, by The Royal Albion Hotel, 1954.

Maureen Turner (maiden name Norman) and Kitty (surname unknown); standing in the sea on Margate beach; 1954.

USAF sevice man Hershel Wright in Tiger Moth G-ANEX at Ramsgate Airport,  September, 1954.

Mothers and babies at baby contest Ash village flower show, Ash, kent

Mothers and babies at baby contest Ash village flower show, Ash, kent

Lynne Wood as Fairy with children from Manston childrens home and Father Christmas at the Odeon Cinema Saturday morning pictures, Ramsgate, Kent, By Vogue photographic Service, Alexandra Road, Margate, Kent

Phyllis Norman and Thomas (Nod) Norman standing in the sea on Margate beach, 1954.

Left Doris Butcher & Sue Butcher Ramsgate Carnival 1954.

Fancy dress competition at the Odeon Cinema Ramsgate. Lynne Wood as Fairy front row.1954 by Vogue Photographic Service, Alexandra Rd, Margate, Kent.