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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)

Star of radio and television Jon Pertwee at Ramsgate Water Carnival with two bathing beauties.

Children in park with comedian, TV and Film actor Charlie Drake. Ramsgate, Kent.

Actor Michael Hordern with film crew at Thanet, Kent.

Rock guitarist John Mayall and woman at Dreamland, Margate, Kent.1967

HRH Prince Phillip, Duke of Edingburgh arriving at Deal Pier with Mayor. Deal, Kent.

Ex Prime Minister Edward Heath at event on Broadstairs harbour Jetty 1969

William Rees-Davies MP at fishing for bottles stall. Indoor fete.

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

Pop idol Adam Faith on a visit to Margate 1964

WRAF officer the Duchess of Gloucester,and son, later-to-be Duke of Gloucester at Wellesley House School Broadstairs Kent.March 1956.

Education secretary Quentin Hogg MP at N.U.T. conference, Lido Cliftonville, Margate,Kent.

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

Labour party conference delegates including Attlee and Morrison with the Mayor and Mayoress on Margate promenade.

Dutchess of Kent and other dignitaries leaving Margate station in limousine.

Winner of Miss Teen 1962 with pop idol Jess Conrad at Thanet, Kent. 1962.

Actor and film star John Mills with Ramsgate harbour master at Ramsgate Harbour, Kent

Children’s TV presenter and broadcaster Fred Dinenage presenting to school children at Hollicondane Primary School, Ramsgate, Kent. 1971

Duchess of Kent being received Mayor Read at Margate station, Margate Kent.

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

Labour party conference delegates including Attlee, Gaitskell and Morrison with the Mayor and Mayoress on Margate Promenade.

Aqua Lovlies & Mr Teasy-Weasy (Raymond Bessone) in Ramsgate at Wellington Cresent, Ramsgate, Kent.

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

Pop idol Adam Faith meeting the Mayor and Mayoress on a visit to Margate 1964

Pop idol Adam Faith on a visit to Margate 1964

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