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THE COUNTER

The Counter (1928)

A money counting device is demonstrated - probably used in banks.

BARCLAY'S BANK aka BARCLAYS BANK

Barclay's Bank AKA Barclays Bank (1937)

Crowds collect money from Barclays Bank clerks.

AUTOMATIC BANK CLERK

Automatic Bank Clerk (1960)

Item showing automatic bank clerk in London.

GOLD VAULT AT BANK OF ENGLAND

Gold Vault At Bank Of England (1968)

Photograph of the bars of gold stacked in a vault.

BANK OPENS

Bank Opens "Drive In" (1961)

Footage of new 'drive in' bank in Watford, Hertfordshire.

STEEL CAN BEAT THUGS

Steel Can Beat Thugs (1962)

Demonstration of new security devices - waistcoat with money pockets and...

COIN CARRIERS aka PLASTIC TUBES REPLACE MONEY BAGS IN BANKS

Coin Carriers AKA Plastic Tubes Replace Money Bags In Banks (1968)

New way of counting coins in...

STRIKE VIOLENCE IN ARGENTINA

Strike Violence In Argentina (1959)

Violent protests in Argentina - American newsreel item.

TV CAMERA INSPECTS SHELL CENTRE

Tv Camera Inspects Shell Centre (1959)

TV camera is lowered into hole to inspect it - new aid to...

CRIMINAL DETECTOR aka COSH

Criminal Detector AKA Cosh (1956)

New device which marks criminals with indelible dye.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 330 - SECURITY VAN, GOLDEN EAGLE aka LONDON EAGLE and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 330 - Security Van, Golden Eagle AKA London Eagle And... (1961)

Out...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 305 - reel 2 of 2 - MONEY MAKERS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 305 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Money Makers (1960)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for...

SCHOOL BANK

School Bank (1966)

Secondary school pupils learn about finances by setting up their own bank and...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 579 - SCHOOL BANK and NAIL ARTIST

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 579 - School Bank And Nail Artist (1966)

Out takes ( rushes, cuts ) for...

BILLY CART DERBY IN AUSTRALIA aka BILLYCART DERBY

Billy Cart Derby In Australia AKA Billycart Derby (1941)

Noel Etherington wins Ginger Mace's...

BIG VISITOR FOR FESTIVAL

Big Visitor For Festival (1951)

Giant Italian locomotive arrives to festival site in London.

SAFE ON WHEELS

Safe On Wheels (1957)

New bandit proof armoured cars for cashiers are tested.

SMALLEST BANK issue title - CALLING ALL CARDS

Smallest Bank Issue Title - Calling All Cards (1937)

A bank in Chalfont St. Giles measures just 12...

SWANNERY

Swannery (1948)

Chesil Bank swan breeding ground at Abbotsbury, Dorset.

MONTAGUE NORMAN IN ALGERIA

Montague Norman In Algeria (1930)

Montague Norman and colleagues in Algeria.

FRANCE FREEZES 5,000 FRANC NOTE

France Freezes 5,000 Franc Note (1948)

France freezes 5,000 franc note to stem inflation.

BANK OF FRANCE

Bank Of France (1950)

Gold bars being stored in vaults in Bank of France.

SALT MINE

Salt Mine (1948)

Item showing men working in Meadow Bank salt mine. Winsford, Cheshire.

SALT MINE

Salt Mine (1948)

Men at work in Meadow Bank salt mine. Winsford, Cheshire.

JODRELL BANK RECORDS BLEEPS

Jodrell Bank Records Bleeps (1957)

Jodrell Bank records bleeps from satellite.

JODRELL BANK RADIO TELESCOPE

Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope (1957)

Various shots of Jodrell Bank radio telescope in Cheshire.

TELEVISION IN BANK

Television In Bank (1963)

New technology opens new possibilities in a bank in Australia.

CHILDREN'S CAROL FESTIVAL

Children's Carol Festival (1955)

Children sing Christmas carols at concert in Festival Hall. London.

FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS CAROLS

Festival Of Christmas Carols (1955)

Christmas carol concert held at Festival Hall, London. Mute.

SPEEDY TEA-BREAK AT SHELL CENTRE

Speedy Tea-Break At Shell Centre (1962)

Urn filled with tea on trolley and served to shirt sleeved...

MODEL BANK

Model Bank (1961)

Young men are taught the fine art of banking at the National Provincial Bank Junior...

RAIDERS' NIGHTMARE

Raiders' Nightmare (1961)

A new anti-raider device, 'Operation Skunk', is seen in action on two rather...

THE FESTIVAL OF ST. MATTHEW

The Festival Of St. Matthew (1925)

Bluecoat Boys walk through London to attend service with Lord...

BANK RATE IN ORBIT

Bank Rate In Orbit (1964)

The Bank Rate in London was raised from 5 to 7 per cent - people are shocked.

BANKING AND THE FARMER

Banking And The Farmer (1949)

Film showing how bankers work in harmony with farmers in a small market...

NATIONAL GIRO BANK

National Giro Bank (1968)

New computer system in action at National Giro Bank in Liverpool.

THE CLEAN SWEEP IN AUSTRALIA

The Clean Sweep In Australia (1932)

A political scandal in Australia leads lots of papers being moved...

LUCK!

Luck! (1933)

A 10 ton lorry smashes into the front of Barclays Bank in Gateshead.

GLIDING IN YORKSHIRE NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Gliding In Yorkshire News In A Nutshell (1935)

Meeting of British Gliding Association at Sutton Bank...

EVE'S JOKELETS

Eve's Jokelets (1922)

Two jokes are expressed through intertitles.

MONEY BOXES

Money Boxes (1955)

Richard Kirlew shows some of his collection of money boxes.

ANALYSING ADAM

Analysing Adam (1922)

Funfair on Hampstead Heath - coconut shy, swing boats etc.

CANADA'S ASCOT

Canada's Ascot (1925)

Lord Byng, Governor-General of Canada, attends horse races in Toronto.

BETTER SAVE THAN SORRY

Better Save Than Sorry (1950)

Great cartoon to encourage people to save with the Post Office National...

MYRTLE'S MILLIONS PART 13

Myrtle's Millions Part 13 (1950)

A short trailer film encouraging people to save through the Post...

OVER THAMES ON A WIRE

Over Thames On A Wire (1951)

Famous French tightrope walker Elleano performs a crossing of the River...

BUILDING SITE SHOWDOWN

Building Site Showdown (1958)

Strikes and layoffs halt building of new Shell Building on London's South...

BANK FOR LADIES ONLY

Bank For Ladies Only (1964)

Footage of bank for women only in Edinburgh, Scotland.

PIPE SMOKING WOMEN

Pipe Smoking Women (1969)

Women pipe smokers at the Festival Hall, London.

RODIN SCULPTURES

Rodin Sculptures (1970)

Art and sculpture - The Rodin Exhibition at the Hayward Gallery.