Market Harborough Movie Makers’ Film Show
The films in this year’s programme will include these new films: ‘The Cottage Hospital’ – Tracing the history of the hospital with contributions from some of the staff who worked there over the years. ‘The Langton Brewery’ – A documentary about the workings of our local brewery, including the harvesting and production of the ingredients used in making beer. ‘Off Roading at Avalanche Adventure near Sibbertoft’ – An exciting look at 4 x 4 vehicles negotiation the snow, mud and water on this demanding course.
Also some films from the Archives: ‘When the Floods Returned, 1958’ – Probably the worst flood in the town in living memory. ‘Behind the Time’ – A short film showing the repairs and workings of the Parish Church Clock. ‘The Gardening Club Show, 1974’ – A colourful display set out on the stalls in the old Market Hall on Northampton Road. ‘Newsreel 1974’ – Events covered include wind damage in January, cutting down Poplar trees in Welland Park cross-roads, demolition of houses in Northampton Road, new Squash Courts in Fairfield Road and the old St. Luke’s Hospital building before demolition. ‘French Market in the Square in 1999’ – One of the first films shot on video cameras by the Movie Makers.
Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th June at 7.45 pm Approximate finish 10.00 pm
Tickets on sale from 17th May at Albery Tyson Estate Agents, Church Square on the Roman Way corner. Tickets £5.00