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Viking bay (89)

Boats in Broadstairs harbour, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Joyce Hadfield (maiden name Butler), Robert Cull, Grace Hadfield, and Phyllis Cull (maiden name Butler) rowing on a canoe in Viking Bay, Broadstairs.

Pillow fight on greasy pole at Broadstairs Water Gala, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Janet Pearce with Donald Duck on Viking Bay, Broadstairs. (Father in background - Keith Pearce).

Peter and Percy Hicks in sea at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Greasy pole contest at Broadstairs Water Gala day 1964.

Victoria Gardens, Viking Bay and Harbour at Broadstairs, Kent.

Pillow fighting contest at Viking Bay during Water gala, Broadstairs, Kent. 1967.

Sheila Berry (maiden name Wilkins), taken on Viking Bay, Broadstairs,Kent.1955.

Michaela Mays with Peggy White (‘Aunt’)’  Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent. 1968.

Battle of the Millers and Sweeps at the Broadstairs Water Gala at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1969.

Sea scouts in boat in Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent 1965

Boy dressed as King Canute holding back the waves at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent 1966.

Swimming race at Broadstairs Water Gala, Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

From left - Marian Shaw (maiden name Stafford), Pamela Stafford, Pete Dent, Dick Stafford, Barbara Coombes, Patsy Coombes and Doug Dent. Taken on Viking Bay Broadstairs, Kent.

View from Louisa Bay with Viking Bay, Broadstairs town and harbour.

Broadstairs Water Gala, raft contest. Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent.

Group of boys dressed as vikings running along Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent. 1966

Sheila Berry (maiden name Wilkins), taken on Viking Bay, Broadstairs,Kent.1955.

Children with Circus Clown on Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent. 1960

From left - Phyllis Hodkin, Susan Cave (maiden name Hodkin), Marian Shaw (maiden name Stafford), Pamela Stafford, Louie Stafford in the sea at Viking bay Broadstairs, Kent.

Irene and Audrey Twine on holiday at Broadstairs 1936, with Sambo (Sammy) the dog.

Punch and Judy Man, Mr Peter Butchard at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent. 1964.

View from Louisa Bay with Viking Bay, Broadstairs town and harbour.

Broadstairs sailing club dinghys, ‘Kingfisher’ and ‘Puffin’ at sea off Viking bay, Broadstairs, Kent.