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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.

Fete (80)

Comedian Tommy Cooper signing autographs at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Comedian Tommy Trinder opening the Dane Park fete, Margate,Kent

People of all ages attending St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Motorcycle acrobatics at Ash village fair, Ash, Kent.

Men in fancy dress on horse-drawn trailer at Ash village fair.

Children in fancy dress at Ash village fair, Ash Village, Kent.

Children in fancy dress competition and parade at Victoria gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Comedian Tommy Cooper signing autographs at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Mothers holding their babies outside marquee.  Baby showThanet, Kent. July 1957.

Women on waggon pulled by shire horse at Minster village fete.

People of all ages attending St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Woman giving address to people of all ages attending St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Entertainer and comedian Roy Hudd opening the Donkey Derby at St.Peter’s Recreation ground, Broadstairs, Kent. 1967

Actress and film star Hattie Jaques visiting cake stall at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1962

Girls on ponies at Ash village flower show, Ash village, Kent. 1954

Infants at fancy dress contest Victoria gardens Broadstairs, Kent. Over exposed plate.

Three girls dressed in white as May Queens and Princesses. Ramsgate, Kent.

Elegant woman kissing prizewinner at Ash village fair, Ash, Kent.

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

Crowds watching seafront fete at Victoria gardens Broadstairs, kent.

Motorcycle acrobatics at Ash village fair, Ash, Kent.

Two girls in Water Gala fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Spectators at summer fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Young woman in polka dot dress sitting on grass at Victoria gardens, Broadstairs, kent.

Children in fancy dress at Ash village fair, Kent.