The East Anglian Film Archive, the first and largest Regional Film Archive in England, was established in 1976. Since 1984, EAFA has been owned and operated by the University of East Anglia, Norwich (UEA), to support research and work to preserve our moving image heritage. More than 250 hours are freely available online as examples of the wide range of film which attracts interest the world over.
This film is part of Free
Let's Go To Cromer
Bernie Winters and a Waiters' Race both feature in this locally produced professional showcase promoting the seaside town of Cromer, Norfolk
From the collection of:
In 1958, the Cromer & District Chamber of Trade & Commerce commissioned a promotional film for the town. Let’s Go To Cromer was made by Bryant & Utting, and features all the attractions Cromer has to offer; the promenade, pier, and beach, the annual Waiters’ Race around the Church, Bernie Winters crowns the Carnival Queen, and The No.1 Lifeboat, the Henry Blogg, is launched from the pier with coxswain Henry Davies, nephew of Henry Blogg.