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113TH DICKENS ANNIVERSARY

113th Dickens Anniversary (1925)

Charles Dickens' great grandson Peter lays flowers on occasion of...

DICKENS ANNIVERSARY

Dickens Anniversary (1920)

Party of elderly gents and women carry a wreath to the grave of Charles...

MR. PICKWICK

Mr. Pickwick (1927)

Marvellous reconstruction of Dickension times with a coach and Victorian costumes.

Dicken's Birth Anniversary

Dicken's Birth Anniversary (1914-1918)

People arriving at church to pay respect to Charles Dickens.

THE ALL LANCASHIRE DICKENS

The All Lancashire Dickens (1922)

Fancy dress carnival with a Charles Dickens theme in Southport,...

OLIVER TWIST

Oliver Twist (1910)

Very early silent film version of Dickens' novel.

MR PICKWICK'S

Mr Pickwick's "Hold Up" (1930)

A re-enactment of a scene from Charles Dickens' novel "Pickwick Papers".

"To The Royal Hop Pole Hotel For Dinner!" (1928)

The Dickens Fellowship re-enact Mr Pickwick's...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 606 - THE POWER OF OXYGEN and BUTTERFLY FARM

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 606 - The Power Of Oxygen And Butterfly Farm (1966)

Out takes...

BUTTERFLY FARM

Butterfly Farm (1966)

Beautiful butterflies are reared at this butterfly farm in Kent.

THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP

The Old Curiosity Shop (1930)

Actors perform in front of 'The Old Curiosity Shop' on 118th anniversary...

DICKENS' HOUSE COMES UNDER THE HAMMER

Dickens' House Comes Under The Hammer (1949)

The house once lived in by Charles Dickens in Kent is...

HOMAGE TO DICKENS - PILGRIMS AT WESTMINSTER ABBEY ON THE 107TH ANNIVERSARY OF...

Homage To Dickens - Pilgrims At Westminster Abbey On The 107th Anniversary Of... (1914-1918)

Pilgrims...

THE CRAWL

The Crawl (1922)

Handsome male swimmer demonstrates his technique - some slow motion.

A HUNDRED YEARS AGO

A Hundred Years Ago (1932)

A group of people model Dickensian style outfits.

BLEAK HOUSE issue title - WHAT THE DICKENS

Bleak House Issue Title - What The Dickens (1940)

Footage of the Bleak House used by Charles...

LAUGHTER

Laughter (1941)

A look at what amuses people at different ages.

DIDDLING issue title BLITZ AND PIECES

Diddling Issue Title Blitz And Pieces (1941)

Item all about con artists, some good pieces performed...

COLLECTIONS

Collections (1942)

A look at different collections including paperbacks and film title cards.

"Bleak House" Auctioned (1949)

Charles Dickens' house in Kent, Bleak House, sold on auction for £...

SCAFFOLDING COLLAPSES IN REGENT STREET

Scaffolding Collapses In Regent Street (1960)

Scaffolding from Dickens & Jones department store...

DICKENS FETE

Dickens Fete (1914-1929)

People in Victorian costume ride on stagecoach, followed by couples dancing in park...

TWINS

Twins (1954)

A look at the 7 sets of twins who attend Egham Hythe primary school in Staines. Middlesex.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 523 - FINN SAILING, TITCHFIELD CARNIVAL, NEON SIGNS and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 523 - Finn Sailing, Titchfield Carnival, Neon Signs And... (1964)

Out...

PETER PAGET

Peter Paget (1934)

Actor Peter Paget as Uriah Heep in a scene adapted from 'David Copperfield'

BRANSBY WILLIAMS - THE FAMOUS CHARACTER ACTOR                                   ...

Bransby Williams - The Famous Character Actor ... (1932)

An...

A.B.P.C.  FILM FESTIVAL AT BRUSSELS

A.B.P.C. Film Festival At Brussels (1958)

Carole Lesley, Ann Dickens and Betty McDowell posing in...

UNCLE HOLLY

Uncle Holly (1968)

Uncle Holly takes his place with Father Xmas at grotto in Selfridges department store.

DICKENS RESTAURANT

Dickens Restaurant (1964)

Great themed restaurant in Paddington. Cast of West End show "Oliver" pay a...

ANIMAL SERVICE LNER

Animal Service Lner (1938)

The PDSA makes its annual procession through London.

DOODLING

Doodling (1942)

A look at different doodles and what they can say about your character.

RIDDLES issue title is ON YOUR TOES

Riddles Issue Title Is On Your Toes (1943)

Item about riddles and bad jokes, with cartoons by Joe...

EASTER PARADE

Easter Parade (1964)

Crowds attend a big Easter Parade in London's

THE GREAT EXPECTATIONS MEET ANTHONY WAGER

The Great Expectations Meet Anthony Wager (1945)

Filming of Great Expectations.

DOCKERS DEMONSTRATION MARCH AND MEETING IN TRAFALGAR SQUARE

Dockers Demonstration March And Meeting In Trafalgar Square (1949)

Demonstration in pouring rain...

MODERN TOWN RAISED FROM EARTHQUAKE DEVASTATION

Modern Town Raised From Earthquake Devastation (1964)

Modern town raised on rubble of 1931...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL  MR PICKWICK RIDES TO ROCHESTER, BIG LONDON WAREHOUSE BLAZE,...

News In A Nutshell Mr Pickwick Rides To Rochester, Big London Warehouse Blaze,... (1936)

News...

NEW CHRONICLE CENTENARY aka NEWS CHRONICLE

New Chronicle Centenary AKA News Chronicle (1946)

Dinner at Dorchester to celebrate 100 years of...

STEPS IN LONDON issue title - TAKING STEPS

Steps In London Issue Title - Taking Steps (1939)

A look at some famous steps in London, including...

SIGNATURES issue title - SIGN PLEASE

Signatures Issue Title - Sign Please (1943)

Item about signatures and autograph books.

ODD LAWS aka COMIC LAWS issue title is HITHER AND THITHER

Odd Laws AKA Comic Laws Issue Title Is Hither And Thither (1944)

Quirky item about bizarre laws...

BLIND HAVE BOOKS TAPED

Blind Have Books Taped (1960)

New service for Britain's blind provides library of well known works on...

ACTORS' ART SHOW

Actors' Art Show (1964)

Harry Secombe opens an exhibition of art work by actors, singers and comics in...

BLOOMSBURY issue title is OUT AND ABOUT

Bloomsbury Issue Title Is Out And About (1944)

Item about history of Bloomsbury, London + iron...

CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA NO. 69

Caught By The Camera No. 69 (1936)

Latest fashions inspired by classic literature, and lion cubs being...

DICKENS' LONDON issue title is SPRING IN THE AIR

Dickens' London Issue Title Is Spring In The Air (1938)

Actors dressed as author Charles Dickens...

DUKE WITH TAVERNERS

Duke With Taverners (1963)

Stars of the Taverners take part in charity basketball match with Harlem...

USA PAVILION AT EXPO

USA Pavilion At Expo (1967)

A look inside the American pavilion at Expo '67. Montreal, Canada.

FILM STARS GARDEN PARTY SPONSORED BY BIRMINGHAM PRESS

Film Stars Garden Party Sponsored By Birmingham Press (1949)

Stars being interviewed, playing...

DUKE WITH TAVERNERS

Duke With Taverners (1963)

Stars of the Taverners take part in charity basketball match with Harlem...