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Butlin's Skegness - north pool | by Philip Watson
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Butlin's Skegness - north pool

This postcard was sent 1 September 1961 (I think - it's a bit hard to read the post mark), cost 2½d [tuppence ha'penny] to send, and reads

 

I hope you arrived in Dorset without too much trouble and that you are enjoying yourselves. We had a good journey (about 6½ hours) and are having a great time here. The weather and the food are both very good. We arrive back Sunday night. See you then. Love ...

 

The building nearest the camera is the Windsor & York Dining Hall. Note the standard issue Butlin's lamps, fountain and toy soldiers on the walls of the buildings.

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Taken on April 25, 2009