Dating plattform Herne
Councillor Mrs Fortune, Chair of the Council, is seen again opening the event, organised by the League of Hospital Friends, which features a variety of stalls and games.Camera crews and actors are filmed on the beach making a Ken Russell's feature film 'French Dressing'.Behind Robert Robinson is Ken Higgins, cinematographer.The man in the white shirt is probably a grip/dolly technician and the man in the pale jumper is probably a clapper loader/camera assistant.
Herne Bay Pier is shown with crowds waiting to see the last sailing of the Medway Queen, a paddle steamer, which was involved with the evacuation of troops from the beaches of Dunkirk.
The special fete organised towards the end of the Summer to raise funds for ‘Freedom from Hunger Year’ is featured.
Councillor Mrs Fortune, Chair of the Council, is seen opening the event which included a variety of stalls and sideshows.
The man with sun glasses sitting next to Marissa Mell is almost certainly Peter Brett, who wrote the adapted screenplay for the film and also features as an extra in various scenes in the film itself.
Returning to a closer view of the platform party in the foreground can be seen Ivy Emmerton, hair stylist, in a brown top facing Alec Garfath, makeup, who is next to David Hurn, photographer.