Canvey Island Carnival Cine Film 1977

Rare chance to relive this great Jubilee event

By David Bullock

Filmed by my brother Stephen in 1977 - put to the Canvey Island sounds of Dr Feelgood's 'Because You're Mine' from their second album Malpractice - Buy it!

Look out for: Queens Silver Jubilee Carnival Parade with ABC Pianos at Hope Road, an Elephant, Clown, The Road House Cafe, Camels, Yamburg Road, the Casino, Monaco, Labworth, Goldmine, the Smash Robots, Hoffmann Circus, Roberts Plant, Minis, Police Granada, Fire Engine, the Coop etc.

Canvey Island Carnival Cine Film 1977

This page was added by David Bullock on 13/01/2010.
Comments about this page

I lived down Hope Road, watching the film brought back good memorys, I now live in suffolk, but good luck with the restart of the carnival

By Andy Scrivener
On 30/05/2011

I just watched this film again , and i saw there was a Halcon lorry as one of the floats , i worked at Halcons when i left school . If anyone remembers me please contact me ,it would be nice to hear, at the above email .

By Andrew Scrivener
On 03/07/2012

Fantastic, I so remember them long hot summers, life growing up on Canvey was THE BEST !!!

By Jackie Ingram (Leonard)
On 31/07/2012

I recognised several people on the floats and one of the two horse riders was Jacky Barns (nee Healy) I think the other one was Sarah Lawrence. I put a few still photos of this on the Carnival page last year.

By Maureen Buckmaster
On 31/07/2012

Just watched this video and saw my dad bill fullbrook driving the blue lorry for scotts and son magic

By paul fullbrook
On 13/10/2012

Paul, Just seen your comments re your father, the name seems familiar, did he drive for Halcon/Nickolds. Ian

By Ian Hawks
On 13/10/2012

1.30 red robin majorettes, absolutely loved doing the carnivals and canvey was always one of my favourites. many happy memories, thanks for sharing

By julie rogers
On 13/10/2013

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