The Brighton Corporation Promettes from Pathe News in 1956

Three cheers for tourism and public relations but a thumbs down for feminism. The Promettes were polite and presentable women employed by Brighton Corporation based in a seafront caravan tasked with helping to show visitors around. This video about the Brighton Promettes in true Pathe style meets the girls. Brighton seafront did look good in 1956. Maybe the Promettes, with a not to 21st century sensibilities should make a comeback?

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