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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)

Presentation to Miss Cliffsend and open air event, Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Teenage girls taking part in best bathing costume competition at Broadstairs Water Gala Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

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

Crowds watching seafront fete at Victoria Gardens Broadstairs, kent.

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

People at vicarage garden party and fete.

Elegant woman,well dressed man and American USAF officer at Ash village fair, Kent.

Children on swing ride at funfair, Thanet, Kent. 1972.

Boy in fancy dress as Marilyn Monroe at Ash Village fair.

Toddler loking at brass tuba at garden fete, Thanet, Kent. 1966

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

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

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

Little girl dressed as a flower for fancy dress contest at a Minster village fete.

Cake stall at Ash Flower show, Ash village, Kent.1954

Comedian Tommy Cooper at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

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

Motorcycle acrobatics at Ash village fair, Ash, Kent.

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

Comedian Tommy Cooper at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Girls and infants at bathing cotume/fancy dress competition, Victoria gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Young girls taking part in best bathing costume competition Broadstairs Water Gala at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Group of Children at village fair.

Deckchairs in the rain at Thanet, Kent.