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Footage of my hero, Sir Billy Butlin

I am always honored to see photos, postcards, and memories from so many people about Butlin's. It shows you the true magic of the name Butlin's and its value to the many that come for their holidays. To add to this magic, I have found videos online showing you even more history of this great name and it's wonderful to see. How to use this page: Look at the descripion and screen shot of the video to see if you're interested in what is being offered. If you want to view this video, simply click on the screen shot. A new page will now load leaving this page in place for you to choose another if you wish.

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Sir Billy Butlin rare interview part 1 

This is your life...Sir Billy Butlin. What a great man.

This shows you part one of "This is your Life" showing the main man Sir Billy Butlin!

Uploader: Fun Finder
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He will now be known as Sir Billy Butlin

When Billy Butlin became a Sir and righfully so!

Uploader: British Pathe
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The post office tower opening 1966

Now known as the BT Tower (click to see wiki), it was known as the post office tower. Sir Billy Butlin was involved with this opening as the tower boasted to have a rotating restaurant at the top.

Uploader: British Pathe
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Butlins Swell Duke's Fund

Filmed in 1959 featuring the man who started it all, Sir Billy Butlin.

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Duke ofEdinburgh at Butlins Reunion

Footage of Sir Billy Butlin with the Duke of Edinburgh in 1956.

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Campbell gets Butlin Prize

This footage is from 1959

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London - Butlins Reunion 

This foot is from 1962.

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Campers Reunion

This was filmed in 1964.

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Sir Billy Butlin in Africa in 1961

Showing another side of Sir Billy Butlin.

Reel number 5

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SIr Billy Butlin in Africa in 1961

Reel numbers 6 -7

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Sir Billy Butlin in Africa

This footage is from 1961.

Rell numbers 8 - 10

I would love to have that reel that Sir Billy filmed there :) 

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The Butlin International Cross Channel Swimming Race

This was filmed in 1957.

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Butlins Variety Club

This was filmed in 1958

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Variety Club go racing

Filmed in 1960 at Sandown Park, Surrey.

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Show Biz Awards by Vairiety Club

Features some celerbrities and the main man himself.

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ABC TV Reception at the GPO Tower

This is footage from the now BT tower in London. It was fimed in 1966. Also features Bobby Butlin.

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The variety Club

Filmed in 1966

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Channel Race 

Filmed in 1955

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Billy Butlin becomes Sir Billy Butlin

A proud moment...

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