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Playing Cricket on Blackpool Beach
Playing Cricket on Blackpool Beach

Playing Cricket on Blackpool Beach 1935


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Playing Cricket on Blackpool Beach 1935

1 mins United Kingdom

Cricket on the beach is an informal affair - just roll up your sleeves and remove your tie, though you can go in to bat wearing your best frock. Surrounded by holidaymakers and donkeys, these cheerful visitors to Blackpool enjoy a great British sport at the great Lancashire resort. Though the batting is wild, everyone is having a good time, and there is still the Pleasure Beach to explore...

Set up in 1977, the North West Film Archive preserves moving images made in or about Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Cumbria and offers a variety of access services to users in the public, academic and commercial sectors.


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Cricket Blackpool Pleasure Beach Donkeys Beaches


Grass Roots




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