Traditional Holiday resorts- 1st half of the 20th Cnetury

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  • Traditional holiday resorts: 1st half of 20th century
    • Railways created tourists
      • no other transport
      • reached seaside destinations
    • seaside resorts
      • Llandudno-rich
      • Blackpool -less well off
    • Attractions
      • beach
      • Bathing + paddling
      • Donkey rides
      • Punch and Judy
      • walking on the pier
      • strolling on the promenade
    • Spa Towns
      • Llandridnod wells
        • clear water for treatments
      • Day Excursions
        • charabanc (bus with no roof)
    • Holidays
      • Bank holiday Act 1871
        • 6 days a year
      • Paid holidays
        • introduced 1919-1922
        • 1938: Act compulsory
          • 1 weeks paid holiday
    • miners week
      • Barry
      • Porthcoch
    • Road transport
      • improved access
    • youth hostel association
      • 1930
      • hikers,cyclists in countryside
    • holiday camps
      • Skegness 1936: billy BUTLINS

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