British Pathe's Freshers Guide (1/30)

Get to know your professors

Because you'll need them by the time you're in your last year.

When it comes to extending deadlines, combing over problems in coursework or looking for the perfect piece of secondary reading to complement your essay - a good working relationship with the tutor will pay off tenfold.

Don't suck up though, nobody likes a swot. And know where to draw the line with how close is too close. Don't let the glamour and awe-striking nature of academia loosen your senses too much. They're not deities, they're teachers.

Film: The Questioning City

As the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings approach, Pathe looks at 10 facts about the largest seaborne invasion in history.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Private UFOs, flying bicycles, motorised wheels - Pathe's archive is awash with fabulous films of canny and creative transport inventions.