United Kingdom / Ireland

Sep. 09, 1955 - Sir Winston Churchill visits Hastings. Sir Winston Churchill paid a visit to Hastings, Sussex today - where he was presented with a portrait by Mr. Bernard Hailstone as a gift from all the Cinque Ports and their associated terms. The assembled company attends a Church Service before the presentation ceremony at the famous White Rock Pavilion. Photo shows Sir Winston Churchill greeted by the Mayor of Hastings Alderman Hussey on his arrival at the White Rock Pavilion for the ceremony today. (Credit Image: © Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS.com)