The Biannual Raft Race on Sunday 19 June featured colour, design and ingenuity in abundance. There were rafts of all shapes and sizes and the majority of rafters came in fancy dress.
This film depicts events leading up to the start of the first race and features many local people.
There will be many pictures from the races in the next Issue, Number Ten, of “Cinque Ports”. Copies will be available from your local newsagent from Monday 27 June 2016
Film from the “Rye’s Own” Film Archive released on Monday 20 June 2016
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