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HOUSING SCHEMES - SLOUGH

Housing Schemes - Slough (1920-1929)

Footage of new houses in Slough, Berkshire.

THE CUP COMING TO LANCASHIRE

The Cup Coming To Lancashire (1932)

Bury beat Stoke City 3-0 in F A Cup tie.

MASS CYCLE ROAD RACE

Mass Cycle Road Race (1969)

Mortensen of Denmark wins World Championship Cycling Race in Czechoslovakia.

THE CUP COMING TO LANCASHIRE?

The Cup Coming To Lancashire? (1933)

Manchester City beat Walsall in FA Cup match.

MANCHESTER CITY BEAT DERBY

Manchester City Beat Derby (1933)

Manchester City win FA Cup semi-final in a football match played in...

SCHOOLBOYS BUILD RACING CAR

Schoolboys Build Racing Car (1968)

Schoolboys at Welwyn Garden City grammar school build their own...

CIVIL DEFENCE EXERCISE

Civil Defence Exercise (1968)

Civil defence emergency exercise and evacuation carried out at BP House,...

ELEPHANT IN SNOW aka BABY ELEPHANT AS PET

Elephant In Snow AKA Baby Elephant As Pet (1970)

A pet baby elephant helps build snowman in Welwyn...

QUEEN VISITS BBC TELEVISION CENTRE

Queen Visits BBC Television Centre (1961)

Queen visits BBC television centre at White City, London.

AERIAL VIEWS OF LONDON

Aerial Views Of London (1920)

Shots across rooftops of London.

TRAVOLATOR

Travolator (1924)

Demonstration of a Travolator in New York, America.

THE CUP COMING NORTH?

The Cup Coming North? (1933)

Middlesborough beat Stoke in FA Cup match.

ANTIQUE WALKING STICKS

Antique Walking Sticks (1958)

A walking sticks expert (rabologist) is cataloguing great collection of...

COWBOY CITY

Cowboy City (1966)

Children help to catch outlaws during a shoot-out show at western theme town Cowboy...

HARD LUCK FOR 'THE WOLVES'

Hard Luck For 'the Wolves' (1932)

Football scenes from the FA Cup. Preston Vs Wolves, Manchester City...

SHEFFIELD'S NEW CITY HALL

Sheffield's New City Hall (1932)

Ceremonial procession marks the opening of Sheffield's new City Hall....

MANCHESTER CITY BEAT BURY

Manchester City Beat Bury (1932)

Football round up from the FA Cup - Manchester City beat Bury.

BUT WHAT A YELL

But What A Yell (1932)

Football round up from the FA Cup - Arsenal come out winners against Huddersfield

HONOURS EASY!

Honours Easy! (1932)

Football match between Hull City and Carlisle United. It was a 1-1 draw.

MISS AMERICA PAGEANT

Miss America Pageant (1941)

Beautiful girls ride on decorated floats during the Miss America pageant in...

BRITISH HOPES LIMBER UP FOR OLYMPICS

British Hopes Limber Up For Olympics (1947)

British and Commonwealth athletes compete in pre Olympic...

ATLANTIC CITY

Atlantic City (1939)

The heavyweight boxer Tony Gallento fights a kangaroo in Atlanta in the United...

DILLWYN THOMAS

Dillwyn Thomas (1937)

Young Welsh singer Dillwyn Thomas sings 'Vienna City of Dreams'.

BIRMINGHAM V ARSENAL

Birmingham V Arsenal (1967)

Football - Birmingham City beat Arsenal 1 - 0 at St. Andrew's, West...

INTERNATIONAL ATHLETICS

International Athletics (1967)

International Athletics meeting held at White City, London.

GREAT BRITAIN V GERMANY

Great Britain V Germany (1967)

Athletics - Great Britain versus Germany at White City, London.

ROMANY CARAVAN

Romany Caravan (1968)

Romany caravan built by the disabled in training centre. Welwyn, Hertfordshire.

FAIRGROUND FROLICS

Fairground Frolics (1934)

Lovely footage of people having fun on rides at a White City fairground.

 BALANCING ON ONE FINGER  aka LOOK, MOM! ONE FINGER!

Balancing On One Finger AKA Look, Mom! One Finger! (1948)

An acrobat from Norway who can stand...

WHERE COWBOYS GRADUATE

Where Cowboys Graduate (1930-1939)

Children are taught the cowboy tricks of the trade at a riding school in...

A BIG SPLASH

A Big Splash (1930-1939)

Elephants are led into the sea at the beach front in Atlantic City. They enjoy a...

ENGLAND V HOLLAND ATHLETICS

England V Holland Athletics (1953)

England and Holland take part in athletics events. White City,...

ENGLAND V HOLLAND ATHLETICS

England V Holland Athletics (1953)

England versus Holland in athletics events White City, London.

MISS AMERICA 1961

Miss America 1961 (1960)

Miss Michigan Nancy Anne Fleming wins Miss America contest. Atlantic City.

ROCK GROUP IN PUB

Rock Group In Pub (1962)

A pub normally frequented by Businessmen is taken over by teenagers listening...

SANTA CLAUS PARADE ROLLS DOWN BROADWAY - CHRISTMAS PARADE

Santa Claus Parade Rolls Down Broadway - Christmas Parade (1914-1919)

Parade with giant balloon...

DOCKLAND SETTLEMENT TITLES

Dockland Settlement Titles (1920-1930)

Titles regarding the expansion of Dockland Settlement at Canning...

IDEAL HOME EXHIBITION

Ideal Home Exhibition (1920-1929)

Opening of Ideal Home Exhibition and new Square Building Trust homes in...

Afghanistan Scenes

Afghanistan Scenes (1910-1919)

Good footage of life in Afghanistan in the early part of the Twentieth...

American City Street - Traffic

American City Street - Traffic (1918)

Busy traffic passing through American city street scenes.

TIGHTROPE WALKER OVER NEW YORK

Tightrope Walker Over New York (1924)

A woman walks on a tightrope high above New York City. America.

GLASS CITY OF THE FUTURE

Glass City Of The Future (1959)

Pilkington Brothers have developed a scheme for a glass city.

HORSE TROTTING

Horse Trotting (1960)

The latest sport from America, in action at Gosling Stadium in Welwyn Garden City,...

BRAVO ... THE MAGPIES! aka MAGRES

Bravo ... The Magpies! AKA Magres (1932)

Newcastle beat Leicester in FA Cup match at St. James' Park.

A 'NORTH V. SOUTH' FINAL?

A 'north V. South' Final? (1932)

Football round up from the FA Cup - Newcastle v Watford.

THE DOUBLE DROP

The Double Drop (1931)

Race to reach the sea between a parachutist and the pilot of a biplane.

DANCING DECKS-TERITY

Dancing Decks-Terity (1935)

The Radio City Music Hall Rockettes do a little routine for us on the deck...

SPORTSHOTS NO 3 - H HIBBS

Sportshots No 3 - H Hibbs (1932)

The England goalkeeper H. Hibbs in training.

OLD AND NEW IN NEW YORK

Old And New In New York (1930)

Maypole dancing in a park in New York.

FIRE DESTROYS WAR SUPPLIES

Fire Destroys War Supplies (1941)

Large fire in waterfront warehouses in New Jersey destroys supplies...