National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales preserves and celebrates the sound and moving image heritage of Wales, making it accessible to a wide range of users for enjoyment and learning. Its film collection reflects every aspect of the nation’s social, cultural and working life across the 20th century, giving a fascinating insight into Welsh filmmaking, both amateur and professional.
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Streets are decorated, cakes are baked and the locals are in fancy dress as the community comes together to celebrate the Silver Jubilee.
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The children of Aberbeeg have been very busy at school making Jubilee related artwork to decorate its halls as the village celebrates Queen Elizabeth’s Silver Jubilee. Bunting hangs high, and children are dressed in some wonderful costumes that include a post box! Egg and spoon races take place in a field, and it all culminates in a community feast, everyone gathered around long tables positioned in the middle of the street.