Publication relating to the Festival of Britain, and press cuttings relating to the Festival Pleasure Gardens, Battersea Park, London

Scope and Content

Booklet ‘International Lightning Review’ covering the Festival of Britain, and cuttings from ‘The Gardeners’ Chronicle’, ‘Gardening Illustrated’ and unidentified newspaper articles, 1951-1952, relating to the Festival Gardens, and annotated photocopy

A press cutting relating to Battersea Pleasure Gardens, 1951, was removed from PAG/2/5/3 and added to this folder

According to the typed label, a photograph of Russell Page, now reference PAG/2/6/1, was originally stored with this bundle

Originally stored in plastic folder labelled ‘Festival Gardens 1951 cuttings p/copies, Festival Lightning Review, 1 portrait of Russell Page. Looks like Festival Gardens 1951 copyright Lincolnshire Echo’ (label retained)