• 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2011
LEGION BUILDERS

Legion Builders (1949)

Legion members build their own houses in Birmingham.

B.E.A. HAT

B.E.A. Hat (1950)

Footage of new hat for air stewardesses working for B.E.A. in Northolt, Greater London.

HYDROSTATIC WEIGHING UNITS

Hydrostatic Weighing Units (1952)

Footage of Hydrostatic aeroplane weighing machine being demonstrated...

FURNITURE EXHIBITION

Furniture Exhibition (1953)

Latest ideas in furniture designs are seen at the British Furniture...

DIESEL TRAIN

Diesel Train (1954)

One of British Rail's lightweight diesels in action between Bradford and Leeds.

ROYAL MINT

Royal Mint (1925)

Machinery and moulds used in the Royal Mint are featured - commemorative coin is struck.

DOMINION PREMIER TALK ON CANADA aka RT HON MACKENZIE KING

Dominion Premier Talk On Canada AKA Rt Hon Mackenzie King (1939)

Canadian PM MacKenzie King...

BEF IN FRANCE

BEF In France (1940)

Soldiers of British Expeditionary Force are seen building a railway in France and...

B.E.F. IN FRANCE - 1939

B.E.F. In France - 1939 (1939)

BEF (British Expeditionary Force) troops laying railway lines in France...

CHINESE AIR FORCE

Chinese Air Force

Air display by CAF and shots of factory.

BUS BUILDING IN A BIG WAY

Bus Building In A Big Way (1946)

Shots of the 100th All Steel Bus built in South Africa and the factory...

PRINCESS ELIZABETH LAUNCHES SHIP

Princess Elizabeth Launches Ship (1946)

Princess Elizabeth launches ship 'British Princess' in...

BRITISH INDUSTRY FAIR - FASHIONS

British Industry Fair - Fashions (1947)

Models show off the latest in fashions at the British...

CANADIAN CATTLE ROUND-UP aka COWBOYS AT WORK

Canadian Cattle Round-Up AKA Cowboys At Work (1948)

Cattle on the ranch, calf being inoculated,...

BRITISH INDUSTRIES FAIR

British Industries Fair (1953)

British Industries fair at Earl's Court, London.

ROYAL VISIT TO BIF

Royal Visit To Bif (1950)

Cuts for story 'Britain Opens Her Shop Window' - 50/38

 BIF AT BIRMINGHAM

Bif At Birmingham (1955)

British Industries Fair at Birmingham, Midlands.

NEW BRITISH RAILWAYS CONTINENTAL FREIGHT DEPOT

New British Railways Continental Freight Depot (1960)

New British Railways continental fright...

FIRST TANKER ROUND THE CAPE TO BRITAIN ARRIVES ISLE OF GRAIN

First Tanker Round The Cape To Britain Arrives Isle Of Grain (1956)

Oil from Kuwait comes the...

OIL SEARCH IN LIBYA

Oil Search In Libya (1957)

British Petroleum Company prepares to search for oil in Libya.

V.C.10 SAFETY TESTS

V.C.10 Safety Tests (1962)

Safety tests are made on the V.C.10.

TRAIN FERRY TO FRANCE FOLKSTONE-BOULOGNE

Train Ferry To France Folkstone-Boulogne (1962)

The Britain to France Boat rain in service.

MICHAEL STEWART THE FOREIGN MINISTER IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Michael Stewart The Foreign Minister In Czechoslovakia (1965)

English minister arrives to meet...

LONDON AIRPORT

London Airport (1958)

Scenes from London Airport

DE HAVILLAND RAPIDE TAKE OFF

De Havilland Rapide Take Off (1961)

Small aircraft De Havilland Rapide on the ground, taking off and...

BRITISH GUIANA - THE COUNTRY AND ITS INDUSTRIES reel 4

British Guiana - The Country And Its Industries Reel 4 (1924)

Long documentary about life in...

CROSS-CHANNEL PASSENGER HYDROFOIL

Cross-Channel Passenger Hydrofoil (1964)

The small passenger Hydrofoil - Shadowfax - makes its maiden...

C. J. LATTA GETS C.B.E.

C. J. Latta Gets C.B.E. (1964)

Managing Director of the ABPC arriving at the Foreign Office to receive...

HOSTESSES NEW UNIFORM

Hostesses New Uniform (1967)

BUA Air Hostesses show off their new uniforms at Gatwick Airport

SPOTTING THE NEWS aka SIR GILES GUTHRIE

Spotting The News AKA Sir Giles Guthrie (1967)

Sir Giles Guthrie arrives in Sydney for a BOAC board...

CONCORDE CONSTRUCTION - Colour

Concorde Construction - Colour (1967)

Concorde construction in Bristol factory - colour.

BIGGEST TANKER YET LAUNCHED AT NEWCASTLE

Biggest Tanker Yet Launched At Newcastle (1967)

BP tanker 'Endeavour' is launched at Newcastle,...

ELECTRICITY Reel 1

Electricity Reel 1 (1940-1950)

British Instructional Film on the workings of Power Stations and Electricity...

ELECTRICITY Reel 2

Electricity Reel 2 (1940-1950)

British Instructional Film on the workings of Power Stations and Electricity...

OIL TANKER AGROUND

Oil Tanker Aground (1967)

British oil tanker 'British Lantern' stuck on a sand bank of Holland.

GO TO THE FAIR!

Go To The Fair! (1932)

Sound copy of the same item in 32/14 issue - sound track was missing but found...

BMC CRASH TEST

Bmc Crash Test (1961-1965)

Several BMC cars undergo crash tests.

A CLASSROOM FILM - SUGARCANE HARVEST

A Classroom Film - Sugarcane Harvest (1940-1949)

Educational film about sugarcane harvesting in Egypt.

BOOTS AND SHOES

Boots And Shoes (1940-1949)

Educational film showing how shoes are made.

MAIZE HARVEST

Maize Harvest (1940-1949)

Educational film showing maize being harvested and processed - camels are used to...

GRINDING CORN

Grinding Corn (1940-1949)

Educational film showing processes involved in grinding corn.

SECRETS OF NATURE - SUNDEW

Secrets Of Nature - Sundew (1930)

Educational film about the "sundew" plant - nice time lapse...

APPLE GROWING

Apple Growing (1940-1949)

Educational film about the apple growing industry - various processes are...

WEAVING

Weaving (1940-1949)

Educational film showing the processes involved in weaving fabric.

MODERN BAKERY

Modern Bakery (1940-1949)

Educational film showing how bread is made.

POTTERY

Pottery (1940-1949)

An educational film showing children and adults making various things from clay.

SECRETS OF NATURE - THE FROTHBLOWER  aka FROTH BLOWER

Secrets Of Nature - The Frothblower AKA Froth Blower (1932)

Educational film about cuckoo spit...

BRICKS

Bricks (1940-1949)

Educational film showing various stages of brick making.

BRICKS FOR HOUSES

Bricks For Houses (1940-1949)

Educational film showing various stages of brick making.

WAR TIME MILLINERS

War Time Milliners (1914-1918)

Young girls pose with and stack steel helmets for soldiers at a factory.