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Film: 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Black and white silent movie of the Brynsiencyn Women's Institute carnival and the local chapel outing to Rhyl, c. 1950, held by the National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales.

Footage of two community events in Brynsiencyn, Anglesey, shot by the local doctor, namely: a 1949 Women's Institute mini carnival or fun-day in the garden of 'Llwyn Idris' (home of the Rev. John Williams), the activities including the preparation of food, a pageant or drama in fancy dress, a game with umbrellas and a treasure hunt, and the 1950 chapel outing (Trip Capel Brynsiencyn) to the 'Marine Lake and Ocean Beach' amusement park in Rhyl. Five clips are shown here, showing footage of the following: a pageant or drama in fancy dress, a game with umbrellas, and the 1950 chapel outing to Rhyl.

First clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

First clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

A community event in Brynsiencyn, Anglesey. The crowd are enjoying the 'wedding' of two senior members of the community presided over by a female vicar....  Read more and watch the film>

Second clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Second clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

A community event in Brynsiencyn, Anglesey. Competitors have the difficult task of walking while holding an unidentified object between their legs (possibly a vegetable). The task is to...  Read more and watch the film>

Third clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Third clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Buses leaving Brynsiencyn for the 'Marine Lake and Ocean Beach' amusement park in Rhyl....  Read more and watch the film>

Fourth clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Fourth clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Members of Capel Brynsiencyn enjoy a day trip to the 'Marine Lake and Ocean Beach' amusement park in Rhyl. Riding the dodgems and eating traditional amusement park fare, like rock, are recorded in...  Read more and watch the film>

Fifth clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Fifth clip from the film 'Hwyl a Sbri gyda Sefydliad y Merched, a Thrip Capel, Brynsiencyn' (c. 1950)

Members of Capel Brynsiencyn riding the roundabout and playing the amusement park stalls at Rhyl....  Read more and watch the film>

 
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