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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.

Public figures (73)

Edward Heath on board his sailing yacht ‘Morning Cloud’ at Ramsgate Marina, Ramsgate, Kent.

Pop idol Adam Faith getting off steamer ship at Margate pier on a visit to Margate, 1964.

Actor Michael Hordern with film crew at Thanet, Kent.

Election Campaign, William Rees-Davies MP, 1955, Cecil Square, Margate, Kent.

Bathing beauties with singer Lonnie Donegan at Thanet, Kent.

Clement Attlee of the Labour Party and others standing on promenade at Margate, Kent.

Sandwich cattle market extension being opened by Rt.Hon.Lord Northbourne 13th December 1956, Sandwich, Kent.

King of Denmark presenting colours to 5 Buffs at the county cricket ground Canterbury, Kent.

Labour party leader Hugh Gaitskell and wife on a visit to Broadstairs, Kent.

Pop idol Adam Faith on a visit to Margate, 1964.

Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace, The Right Honourable and Most Reverend Dr Geoffrey Francis Fisher (1887-1972) meeting schoolboys in Sandwich, Kent.

Actress Dinah Sheridan with brown bear an male onlookers at Thanet, Kent. 1963

Comedian Tommy Cooper opening fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Televison chat show host Simon Dee at a charity event, Thanet, Kent. 1968

Sandwich cattle market extension being opened by Rt.Hon.Lord Northbourne 13th December 1956, Sandwich, Kent.

Comedian Tommy Cooper opening fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Hughie Green and friends at Manston airport, Manston, Kent.

Former Prime Minister Edward Heath conducting Christmas carol concert at the Boheimia Broadstairs, Kent.

Bathing beauties with entertainer and comedian Roy Castle at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Pop idol Adam Faith on a visit to Margate, 1964.

Comedian Tommy Cooper at fete, Thanet, Kent. 1972

Actor Jack Warner (AKA Dixon of Dock Green) on stage meeting staff at the Odeon cinema, Ramsgate, Kent.

Actor and TV star John LeMesurier opening the Windmill fair at Drapers Mills school, Margate, Kent.

Actress and film star Hattie Jaques signing autographs at Thanet, Kent.

Edward Heath on board his sailing yacht ‘Morning Cloud’ at Ramsgate Marina, Ramsgate, Kent.