The Media Archive for Central England is the public screen archive for the East and West Midlands. An independent charity and company based at the University of Lincoln, MACE acquires, catalogues, preserves and makes widely available moving image materials that inform our understanding of the diverse cultures and histories of communities between the Lincolnshire coast and the Welsh border.
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We Chose Skegness
A pools winning family with over Ј8,000 to spend can have a holiday anywhere they like. But they forgo the Costas for Skegness - but decide to do it in style.
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This cheery Skegness promo tries to shoehorn every possible attraction on offer: from Britain's fourth longest pier to pubs and beauty contests (not forgetting the muscle popping 'Adonis') and even a visit by ABC Television to broadcast their cheesy Holiday Town Parade end of the pier show. If it's good enough for a pools winner, it will be good enough for the entire East Midlands! That said, claims that there's always good weather in Skeggy are a trifle optimistic.