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BOYS FOOTBALL

Boys Football (1947)

The ABC minors team plays in Bristol Cup Final.

ENGLAND UNDER WATER

England Under Water (1958)

The town of Market Harborough is under water due to flooding.

EVERTON V LIVERPOOL

Everton V Liverpool (1967)

The Everton v. Liverpool Cup Tie football match shown on big television...

NATIONAL HOSPITAL QUEENS SQUARE

National Hospital Queens Square (1949)

Footage of new laboratory in Queens Square, London.

TENPIN OPEN CHAMPION

Tenpin Open Champion (1965)

Tenpin bowling championships at the ABC Bowl in Birmingham.

SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKET TEAM ARRIVE

South African Cricket Team Arrive (1947)

Footage of South African cricket team arriving at...

TOYS FOR SICK CHILDREN

Toys For Sick Children (1954)

Toys are donated and packed for sick children. London.

ABC SEAT TOKEN TRAILER

ABC Seat Token Trailer (1950-1959)

David Niven stars in trailer advert for cinema gift tokens.

AUDIENCE AT ROLLING STONES

Audience At Rolling Stones (1964)

Great shots of teenage fans watching the Rolling Stone - lots of...

HELICOPTER CRASH IN SYDNEY

Helicopter Crash In Sydney (1966)

Three people die in helicopter crash in Sydney, Australia.

DOWN WITH AERIALS!

Down With Aerials! (1960-1969)

Film which shows how television reception can be improved by "wired...

THE BEATLES COME TO TOWN - TWO STORIES - Technicolor & Techniscope

The Beatles Come To Town - Two Stories - Technicolor & Techniscope (1963)

Beatles on stage in...

THE BEATLES COME TO TOWN - Technicolor & Techniscope

The Beatles Come To Town - Technicolor & Techniscope (1963)

Beatles on stage in Manchester -...

Special  - PRINCESS MARIE LOUISE IS LAID TO REST

Special - Princess Marie Louise Is Laid To Rest (1956)

Queen Victoria's last grandchild is laid...

ANOTHER HOME FOR TENPIN aka NEW BOWLING ALLEY FOR LIVERPOOL

Another Home For Tenpin AKA New Bowling Alley For Liverpool (1962)

Opening of new tenpin bowling...

THESE GUYS WIN PRIZES

These Guys Win Prizes (1961)

Guy Fawkes dummy and costume parade outside ABC cinema, Birmingham.

CINEMA OF TOMORROW - TODAY

Cinema Of Tomorrow - Today (1966)

New modern cinema opened in Bristol.

BOWLING CHAMPIONSHIP

Bowling Championship (1968)

The Wembley All Stars win the Tenpin Bowling Championship. Harrow, London.

SALUTE TO STALINGRAD version 2

Salute To Stalingrad Version 2 (1950)

Funds raised by ABC cinemas are given to the Russian Ambassador...

TELEVISION CAMERAS

Television Cameras (1960-1969)

Shots of television cameras from ABC TV company and the NBC Company.

LET'S GO TENPIN BOWLING - Version 1

Let's Go Tenpin Bowling - Version 1 (1960)

Lots of good shots of the British having a go at Tenpin...

LET'S GO TENPIN BOWLING - Version 2

Let's Go Tenpin Bowling - Version 2 (1960)

Lots of good shots of the British having a go at Tenpin...

RACE AGAINST TIME - DUNLOP  Reel  One.

Race Against Time - Dunlop Reel One. (1960)

The making of Dunlop's TV commercials live from Monza.

WELCOME NEW CINEMA

Welcome New Cinema (1961)

Stars turn out at premier at new cinema in Sheffield.

Selected Originals - EDINBURGH FESTIVAL

Selected Originals - Edinburgh Festival (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story EDINBURGH...

ROLLING STONES GATHER MOSS

Rolling Stones Gather Moss (1964)

Great live material of the Rolling Stones playing in concert at Hull...

OPENING OF ABC TV MANCHESTER

Opening Of ABC Tv Manchester (1956)

Personalities gather for the opening of ABC Television studio in...

OPENING OF ABC TV IN MANCHESTER

Opening Of ABC Tv In Manchester (1956)

Good item showing acrobats and dance routines at opening of...

GUY FAWKES COMPETITION

Guy Fawkes Competition (1960)

Comedians Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise judge a Guy Fawkes competition...

QUEEN SEES FILM OF THE FORTH BRIDGES aka FORTH BRIDGE

Queen Sees Film Of The Forth Bridges AKA Forth Bridge (1964)

Various shots of the new suspension...

ABC TV RECEPTION AT GPO TOWER

ABC Tv Reception At GPO Tower (1966)

ABC television reception at GPO Tower restaurant in London.

HUBERT HUMPHREY ON TOUR

Hubert Humphrey On Tour (1968)

American vice-president of Hubert Humphrey on campaign trail around USA.

HOMETOWN - BIRMINGHAM

Hometown - Birmingham (1959)

A brief view of the local buildings and important sights

TEN PIN BOWLING

Ten Pin Bowling (1960)

Cuts showing all the fun to be had at a new ABC Bowling Centre.

HOMETOWN - REG DIXON

Hometown - Reg Dixon (1950-1959)

An interview with the comedian Reg Dixon who sings his new song "Send me to...

PRINCESS VISITS 'IDEAL HOME'

Princess Visits 'ideal Home' (1949)

Princess Elizabeth and Duke of Edinburgh visit Ideal Home...

ITALIAN STARS AT FILM STUDIO aka ITALIAN FILM STARS VISIT ELSTREE STUDIOS

Italian Stars At Film Studio AKA Italian Film Stars Visit Elstree Studios (1952)

Figures from...

GUYS GALORE

Guys Galore (1958)

Nice light hearted piece - Kids ask for a Penny For The Guy - to raise money for...

ROYAL FILM EVENING

Royal Film Evening (1963)

Lord Snowdon attends premiere of 'Sparrows Can't Sing' in London's West End.

NEW ABC CINEMA

New ABC Cinema (1969)

Roger Moore is among a number of star to open the ABC cinema in Edinburgh,...

VARIETY CLUB LUNCHEON - REEL 1 & REEL 2

Variety Club Luncheon - Reel 1 & Reel 2 (1952)

Top American comedians (including Laurel and Hardy)...

PARTY SEASON

Party Season (1958)

Christmas party for under privileged children at Manchester Cinema.

IDEAL HOMES EXHIBITION

Ideal Homes Exhibition (1949)

Ideal Homes exhibition at London's Olympia.

HOMETOWN - LEICESTER

Hometown - Leicester (1950-1959)

The delights of Leicester are served up in this short travelogue.

INTRODUCING OURSELVES PART 1 [ HISTORY OF PATHE ]

Introducing Ourselves Part 1 [ History Of Pathe ] (1956)

Promotional film showing the suitability...

CIRCUS TIME

Circus Time (1950-1959)

Bertram Mills Circus. Animals and performers including Coco the clown.

MIDLANDS WELCOME THE STARS

Midlands Welcome The Stars (1950-1959)

The opening of A.B.C. cinema in Birmingham