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BRITAIN IS PROUD OF YOU ... PEGGY

Britain Is Proud Of You ... Peggy (1931)

Peggy Salaman, the 19 year old pilot, tells us about her...

IRELAND BEAT SWEDEN

Ireland Beat Sweden (1936)

Davis Cup tennis tournament: Ireland beat Sweden at men's singles.

STRENGTHENING THE WEAKER SEX

Strengthening The Weaker Sex (1932)

Dorothy Darke and Arthur Owen demonstrate self defence techniques.

PUNCHESTOWN RACES LNER

Punchestown Races Lner (1938)

Several events at the Punchestown Races in Dublin.

ROYAL HENLEY

Royal Henley (1923)

The Henley Regatta sees people watching an exciting boat race up the river.

STOCKHOLM - ART

Stockholm - Art (1939)

Footage of Art Exhibition in Stockholm, Sweden set up by Sir Edmund Monson and his...

THE END OF THE SCHARNHORST

The End Of The Scharnhorst (1944)

British and Norwegian officers who took part in North Cape action...

LANDSHIPS AT PRACTICE

Landships At Practice (1939)

Footage of new British tanks being tested in wet and muddy conditions.

TWO EX-KINGS PLAY GOLF TOURNEY

Two Ex-Kings Play Golf Tourney (1949)

Duke of Windsor and exiled King Leopold of Belgium play golf in...

DEVONS IN ACTION IN MALAYA

Devons In Action In Malaya (1949)

British troops, from Devonshire Regiments, in action against rebels...

ROSE QUEEN

Rose Queen (1924)

Rose Queen lays a wreath on a war memorial.

FOOTBALL AGAIN - TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR IN TRAINING.

Football Again - Tottenham Hotspur In Training. (1919)

Spurs players put in some training in...

FALL OF A FEATHER

Fall Of A Feather (1949)

A giant amplifier exaggerates the sound of a falling feather millions of times...

THE PRINCESSES AT THE OLD BAILEY

The Princesses At The Old Bailey (1949)

Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret leaving the Old...

BIG DAY FOR THE HUNT

Big Day For The Hunt (1949)

Footage of fox hunting in Acton Turville in the Cotswolds.

VARIETY CLUB BANQUET AT GUILDHALL

Variety Club Banquet At Guildhall (1958)

Mountbattens, Billy Butlin and Jack Hawkins at Variety Club...

 PRESIDENT EISENHOWER LEAVES ENGLAND

President Eisenhower Leaves England (1959)

President Eisenhower and Prime Minister Macmillan at...

 AAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

Aaa Championships (1958)

Amateur Athletics Association Championships from White City - lots of...

LONE SAILOR DEPARTS  aka SIR FRANCIS CHICHESTER LEAVES SYDNEY

Lone Sailor Departs AKA Sir Francis Chichester Leaves Sydney (1967)

Yachtsman Sir Francis...

 SPAIN

Spain (1970-1979)

Shots of Spanish banks and night-time street festival.

VICTOR CARLSTROM, LONG DISTANCE AVIATOR

Victor Carlstrom, Long Distance Aviator (1916)

Victor Carlstrom tries for long distance flying...

SERGEANT OCKENDEN VC

Sergeant Ockenden Vc (1914-1918)

Brief shot of Sergeant Ockenden.

RAMC VOLUNTEERS IN TRAINING

RAMC Volunteers In Training (1914-1918)

Men of the Royal Army Medical Corps in training.

MOTOR BOAT RACE

Motor Boat Race (1920-1929)

Motor boats zooming round a harbour.

JEAN MELVILLE & RENE COOK

Jean Melville & Rene Cook (1933)

Pianists Jean Melville and Rene Cook play 'Fit As A Fiddle' - dupe of...

KEEP YOUR TALKS SHORT

Keep Your Talks Short (1943)

Ministry of Information trailer asking public to minimise telephone use.