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LUCKY GATE

Lucky Gate (1938)

A gateway made up of horseshoes brings luck to those who see it. Burton-on-Trent. ...

Richard Burton

Richard Burton (1925-1984)

UMBRELLA MAKING

Umbrella Making (1952)

Footage of the Umbrella making in London.

ST ANDREWS

St Andrews (1939)

Footage of the golfer Dick Burton after winning the British Open at St Andrews,...

A BIG ESKI-MOMENT

A Big Eski-Moment (1950)

An American icebreaker ship visits an Eskimo village in the Arctic.

FASHION SHOWS

Fashion Shows (1968)

Duplicate versions of "Liz Taylor Fashions" and "Revolution Fashion Show".

ANNIE OAKLEY FASHIONS

Annie Oakley Fashions (1951)

Models display the latest Cowgirl fashion designed by Annie Oakley,...

RABBITS HYPNOTISED

Rabbits Hypnotised (1954)

Irene Burton hypnotises two of her dwarf rabbits at home.

TO BURTON ... ON BURTON!

To Burton ... On Burton! (1930)

A walker walks from London to Burton and ends with a glass of beer.

THE PRINCE OF WALES

The Prince Of Wales (1929)

Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, visits a brewery in Burton-on-Trent. ...

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS - WYTON CANBERRA TEAM FOR NZ RACE

People In The News - Wyton Canberra Team For Nz Race (1953)

Canberra crews are in training for...

TORQUAY REGATTA

Torquay Regatta (1953)

One of the most picturesque events of the summer season draws entrants from all...

BURTON BROWN

Burton Brown (1938)

Pianist Burton Brown plays 'Wedding of the Painted Doll.'

SOUTHEND - THE DINGHY DERBY

Southend - The Dinghy Derby (1954)

Rough water capsizes twelve boats during the race for the Burton...

GOOD QUAD MARRIES

Good Quad Marries (1967)

Frances, one of the Good quads, marries Leslie Philpott in Burton, Wiltshire.

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP CYCLE RACING

World Championship Cycle Racing (1967)

Britons win male and female amateur road races at cycle racing...

ONE MAN SHOW - PAVEMENT ARTIST

One Man Show - Pavement Artist (1945)

Pavement artist David Burton attracts crowds with his outdoor...

STAFFORDSHIRE REGT FREEDOM OF BURTON-ON-TRENT

Staffordshire Regt Freedom Of Burton-On-Trent (1946)

North Staffordshire Regiment and the...

FOOTBALL - WALES V HUNGARY

Football - Wales V Hungary (1963)

Football match between Wales and Hungary ends with draw 1-1.

RICHARD BURTON

Richard Burton (1970-1979)

Actor Richard Burton being interviewed in front of a portrait of Winston Churchill.

U.S. ICEBREAKER MAKES NORTH WEST PASSAGE

U.S. Icebreaker Makes North West Passage (1950-1959)

Icebreaker ploughing through ice float, views of...

DIESEL SCHOOL

Diesel School (1956)

Footage of people attending diesel engineering school in Derby.

ORIENTAL HAIRSTYLES

Oriental Hairstyles (1959)

The orient has inspired the hairdresser, Dumas, for his latest range of hair...

PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD NO. 38

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 38 (1935)

A versatile bathtub, a home-made diving outfit...

BRITISH FILM AWARDS

British Film Awards (1967)

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton are winners at the British Film Academy...

LIZ TAYLOR FASHIONS aka THE BURTONS ENTER FASHION WORLD

Liz Taylor Fashions AKA The Burtons Enter Fashion World (1968)

The Burtons at fashion show at...

HIGH BED IN LIVING ROOM

High Bed In Living Room (1967)

Tony Secunda and his high bed in the living room

HEIGHTS OF DANGER  reels  1 & 2

Heights Of Danger Reels 1 & 2 (1950-1959)

A feature film about a rally driver who must win an Alpine car...

RINGERS FAIL IN SECOND BID aka RINGERS FAIL IN RECORD BID

Ringers Fail In Second Bid AKA Ringers Fail In Record Bid (1954)

A team of bell ringers attempts...

MOTO-CROSS GRAND PRIX

Moto-Cross Grand Prix (1965)

Jeff Smith wins Motocross Grand Prix at Hawkstone Park, Shropshire.

 LONDON CHRISTCHURCH AIR RACE

London Christchurch Air Race (1953)

Prizes being presented to pilots who have finished the London -...

 ALGIERS REBELLION ENDS

Algiers Rebellion Ends (1961)

The rebellion in Algeria led by General Challe and General Salan is put...

FILMING 'THE LONGEST DAY'

Filming 'the Longest Day' (1960-1962)

Item showing filming of 'The Longest Day' including some of its stars.

JUKE BOX STORY

Juke Box Story (1958)

An informative look at the increasingly respectable juke box and its complex...

BRITAIN'S GOLFERS ONCE AGAIN 'GOOD LOSERS'

Britain's Golfers Once Again 'good Losers' (1949)

America retains the Ryder Cup despite good play...

WATER REGATTA aka BURTON-ON-TRENT REGATTA and HENLEY-ON-THAMES CANOE REGATTA

Water Regatta AKA Burton-On-Trent Regatta And Henley-On-Thames Canoe Regatta (1952)

Hydroplane...

SHIPBOURNE - CAZALET WEDDING

Shipbourne - Cazalet Wedding (1968)

Wedding of daughter of Queen Mother's racehorse trainer - film...

DELHI HOST INDONESIA CONFERENCE

Delhi Host Indonesia Conference (1949)

Footage of the Indonesia conference in Delhi, India.

R.A.F. FIGHTER SQUADRON No.33 IN MALAYA

R.A.F. Fighter Squadron No.33 In Malaya (1953)

Loading rockets on Hornets and 20 mm canon, Hornets...

Britain's gold medal victory

Britain's Gold Medal Victory (1956)

1956 Olympic equestrian events in Sweden, Great Britain take team...

PRINCE OF WALES ARRIVES IN U.S.A.  aka PRINCE IN AMERICA

Prince Of Wales Arrives In U.S.A. AKA Prince In America (1924)

Edward, the Prince of Wales, on...

SHOW BUSINESS RACE DAY

Show Business Race Day (1963)

Stars, including Elizabeth Taylor, gather for Variety Club meeting at...

'VARIETY' FETE SPORT STARS

'variety' Fete Sport Stars (1966)

Sport stars gather to donate Variety Club's Sunshine Coach to St...

BEST IN SPORT -  BOBBY AND ANN VOTED

Best In Sport - Bobby And Ann Voted (1966)

Sportsman and sportswoman of the year chosen at Savoy...

ROYAL FILM PERFORMANCE

Royal Film Performance (1967)

Princess Margaret meet the stars at Royal Film Performance of 'Taming of...

MADAME TUSSAUDS aka NEW EXHIBITION HEROES LIVE

Madame Tussauds AKA New Exhibition Heroes Live (1967)

Wax models famous personalities of era on...

 EVENING STANDARD THEATRE AWARDS FOR DRAMA

Evening Standard Theatre Awards For Drama (1956)

Richard Burton, Dorothy Tutin & Stephen Mitchell...

ROYAL GARDEN PARTY

Royal Garden Party (1967)

Royal Garden Party held to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Women in active...

'VARIETY' FETE SPORT STARS

'variety' Fete Sport Stars (1966)

Sport stars gather to donate Variety Club's Sunshine Coach to St...

"Assignment Mau Mau" - Exclusive (1953)

Pictures from Nairobi, the "City of Suspense" as Mau Mau gang...