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PRINCESS MARGARET VISITS JODRELL BANK

Princess Margaret Visits Jodrell Bank (1960)

During a visit to the North West the Princess visits...

ROLLS ROYCE AND BENTLEY MOTOR SHOW

Rolls Royce And Bentley Motor Show (1956)

A Rolls Royce and a Bentley drive to Motor Show in Crewe,...

PILGRIMAGE TO DACHAU

Pilgrimage To Dachau (1959)

Catholic pilgrims, Sue Ryder and Captain Cheshire, visit former Nazi...

HEAD OF THE RIVER RACE AT CHESTER

Head Of The River Race At Chester (1935)

Thames Rowing Club win the Pennant in the head of the river...

Selected Originals - DUKE OF EDINBURGH UNVEILS RAF MEMORIAL + QUEEN AND DUKE...

Selected Originals - Duke Of Edinburgh Unveils RAF Memorial + Queen And Duke... (1955)

Material...

BY-ELECTION AT WIDNES

By-Election At Widnes (1919)

In Widnes the by election candidates meet the people.

£200,000 FIRE long version

£200,000 Fire Long Version (1926)

Fire at Oulton Hall; 6 lives and many art treasures are destroyed. ...

£200,000 FIRE short version

£200,000 Fire Short Version (1926)

Fire devastates Oulton Hall - destroying many old treasures.

MILITARY SUNDAY

Military Sunday (1934)

Military Sunday service in Chester Cathedral.

THE CHESTER CUP TINTED

The Chester Cup Tinted (1925)

Lord Derby's horse, "Spithead", wins the Chester Cup. Yellow tinted.

JODRELL BANK RECORDS BLEEPS

Jodrell Bank Records Bleeps (1957)

Jodrell Bank records bleeps from satellite.

FOAM CHAIRS

Foam Chairs (1967)

Chairs made from liquid foam.

WHAT A RACE! AND WHAT A PICTURE!!

What A Race! And What A Picture!! (1933)

Horse 'Dick Turpin' wins the Chester Cup race.

A BULWARK OF THE LEGIONS - CHESTER aka CHESTER - SCENES OF CITY AND SURROUNDINGS

A Bulwark Of The Legions - Chester AKA Chester - Scenes Of City And Surroundings (1935)

Views...

Village Fete With Contests

Village Fete With Contests (1920-1929)

Footage of village fete in Sandbach, Cheshire.

CENTURY OLD WALLASEY FESTIVAL

Century Old Wallasey Festival (1926)

Traditional festival where a little girl is crowned the Rose...

MOTORCYCLISTS RALLY TO THE CALL

Motorcyclists Rally To The Call (1940)

Motorcyclists sign on to act as volunteer despatch riders.

HORSES & RIDERS TRAIN ON DUNES aka TRAINING

Horses & Riders Train On Dunes AKA Training (1914-1918)

Cheshire frontiersmen get ready for the sand...

AS IN THE OLDEN DAYS & CUTS

As In The Olden Days & Cuts (1926)

Traditional procession in Chester before the opening of the...

CROWNING THE ROSE QUEEN & CUTS

Crowning The Rose Queen & Cuts (1926)

Fancy dress parade and 'coronation' of girl as Rose Queen.

PEACE - AND THE ATOM

Peace - And The Atom (1954)

Behind the gates of three atomic factories for the first time.

A NATION OF AIRMEN

A Nation Of Airmen (1925)

Lancashire Aero Club is inaugurated at Woodford Aerodrome.

HEARD ... MILES AWAY!

Heard ... Miles Away! (1932)

Scenes of destruction following an explosion at a chemical works.

NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP - CREWE

National Cross Country Championship - Crewe (1927)

A cross country championship race takes place at...

THE CHESTER CUP

The Chester Cup (1925)

Lord Derby's horse, "Spithead", wins the Chester Cup.

CHARACTER FACES

Character Faces (1964)

Ray Bossoms designs and manufactures earthy character faces.

WARRINGTON

Warrington "Walk" (1932)

Religious procession in Warrington - people carry statues of Christ and the...

A BULWARK OF THE LEGIONS - CHESTER

A Bulwark Of The Legions - Chester (1934)

A look at the picturesque city of Chester.

SS 'R.H.CARR'

SS 'r.H.Carr' (1927)

The modern looking SS R.H.Carr is launched.

BE PREPARED

Be Prepared (1928)

Sir Robert Baden-Powell addresses a huge crowd of boy scouts in Chester.

WALLASEY RACES

Wallasey Races (1921)

An item showing the horses and jockeys at the Wallasey Races, which includes a...

ROAD WALKING CHAMPIONSHIP

Road Walking Championship (1951)

L. Allen wins 10 mile road walking race for third year in accession.

SPANISH GARDEN

Spanish Garden (1950)

Old women tends to Spanish garden. Bethnal Green, London.

VIRGIN MARY MIRACLE STOCKPORT

Virgin Mary Miracle Stockport (1947)

Thousands queue to see flowers on statue of Virgin Mary which...

WYTHENSHAW HALL AND PARK aka WYTHENSHAWE HALL PARK

Wythenshaw Hall And Park AKA Wythenshawe Hall Park (1926)

Beautiful country house and grounds...

CONGLETON HAILS THE CONQUERING HERO

Congleton Hails The Conquering Hero (1945)

War hero, Sergeant Eardley, is greeted by wife and the...

UNVEILING CHESTER WAR MEMORIAL

Unveiling Chester War Memorial (1922)

Large crowds turn out to see Chester's war memorial unveiled.

LANCASHIRE AERO CLUB

Lancashire Aero Club (1926)

Avro Gosport aeroplane presented to Lancashire Aero Club.

STORMY WEATHER

Stormy Weather (1946)

Reports of storms across the country.

PEDAL CAR issue title is ON YOUR TOES

Pedal Car Issue Title Is On Your Toes (1943)

The Sykes family combat petrol rationing - they ride...

BARGE LIFT

Barge Lift (1964)

A look at the Anderton Barge Lift which raises a barge 50 feet to the level of the next...

WITH FAMOUS RACECOURSE AS

With Famous Racecourse As "Village Green" (1932)

Morris dancers entertain large crowds at Chester...

AIR FORCE CHAPEL

Air Force Chapel (1927)

Soldiers on parade display precision reaction to commands.

A QUEER FERRY

A Queer Ferry (1931)

New transport bridge which crosses the Mersey at Runcorn is demonstrated.

A QUEER LIFT!

A Queer Lift! (1931)

Canal barges are transported by a large "lift".

PRINCE HENRY

Prince Henry (1926)

Prince Henry opens a Memorial Hospital in Wrexham.

THEY'RE FIREPOROOF

They're Fireporoof (1966)

New fireproof clothing demonstrated.

K-9 FASHION aka DOG FASHIONS beware - other Colour Pics share this title

K-9 Fashion AKA Dog Fashions Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1965)

One in every...

THE ROYAL SHOW

The Royal Show (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for THE ROYAL SHOW in G 1206 which is currently missing.

LISTENING TO THE STARS

Listening To The Stars (1957)

The giant new British radio-telescope under construction at Jodrell Bank.