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RECORD BRITISH AIRSHIP FLIGHT

Record British Airship Flight (1910)

Airship pilot Mr Willows poses at the controls plus airship...

GALLANT ... MISS SPOONER! aka GALLAN' MISS SPOONER

Gallant ... Miss Spooner! AKA Gallan' Miss Spooner (1930)

British Aviator Miss Spooner gets a...

FRANCE'S LATEST AIRSHIP

France's Latest Airship (1933)

A large French airship - the E9 - on trials at Orly.

JOINT CHAMPIONSHIPS aka JOINT CHAMPIONS

Joint Championships AKA Joint Champions (1923)

Shots of champion jockeys "Steve" Donoghue and E.C....

RACING IN THE RAIN

Racing In The Rain (1936)

Solerina wins the Stewards' Cup at Goodwood horse races in Sussex.

THE POWER PLANE

The Power Plane (1932)

Captain CE Bowden flies a petrol driven model plane in a field.

HUMAN LOUD SPEAKERS

Human Loud Speakers (1926)

Town Criers' competition.

MIGHTY FLAPS BUT NO FLIGHT!

Mighty Flaps But No Flight! (1929)

Mr E. Winter of Richmond tests his 'mechanical bird', it works by...

POWDERHALL MARATHON

Powderhall Marathon (1922)

Professional race meeting for members of the public in Edinburgh, Scotland

THE LITTLE PEOPLE'S BIG ROMANCE

The Little People's Big Romance (1925)

Mr A. Goodwin and Miss E.V. Walbridge, both under 4 feet tall,...

THE LITTLE PEOPLE'S BIG ROMANCE VERSION 2

The Little People's Big Romance Version 2 (1925)

Mr A. Goodwin and Miss E.V. Walbridge, both under...

THE LITTLE PEOPLE'S BIG ROMANCE VERSION 3

The Little People's Big Romance Version 3 (1925)

Mr A. Goodwin and Miss E.V. Walbridge, both under...

BRITAIN'S ANSWER TO E-BOATS

Britain's Answer To E-Boats (1942)

A miniature destroyer ship sets out on patrol duties around the...

C.E.A. CONFERENCE

C.E.A. Conference (1926)

Group of men and women gathered for the C.E.A. conference pose for Pathe...

BRITANNIA'S RECORD FLIGHT

Britannia's Record Flight (1955)

Turbojet airliner Bristol Britannia flies to South Africa in record...

NATIONAL CC CHAMPIONSHIPS

National Cc Championships (1925)

Footage of the National Cross Country Championships in Hereford.

MAYORS AT MARBLES

Mayors At Marbles (1952)

Nine mayors play in a contest of marbles for trophy in mining team

CINEMA OWNERS MEET AT BRIGHTON

Cinema Owners Meet At Brighton (1920-1929)

British Cinema Owners at Brighton Pavilion - they are meeting to...

GOATS aka GOAT ON ROOF or GOAT FARM

Goats AKA Goat On Roof Or Goat Farm (1963)

An item about goats - they are bred for their milk and to...

STEEPLEJACK SCHOOL

Steeplejack School (1965)

Men learn the skills of the steeplejack at a special school.

HITTING THE TRAIL!

Hitting The Trail! (1933)

Husky team sledge racing from the snow covered North.

A PICTURE COMES TO LIFE

A Picture Comes To Life (1933)

Scenes from the wedding of Commander M S Saunders and Miss E Culme...

NATIONAL LONG-DISTANCE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP

National Long-Distance Swimming Championship (1930)

Amateur swimmers compete along a course on the...

WORLD'S DIESEL ENGINE CAR RECORD

World's Diesel Engine Car Record (1933)

George Eyston breaks speed record for diesel cars.

CHELTENHAM RACES

Cheltenham Races (1936)

E. Bailey riding "Pucka Belle" wins the National Hunt Steeplechase at the...

37TH ANNUAL HILL CLIMB CHAMPIONSHIP

37th Annual Hill Climb Championship (1931)

Annual hill climb competition pits cyclists against a long...

TENNIS TIPS BY MRS A.E. BEAMISH

Tennis Tips By Mrs A.E. Beamish (1925)

Mrs A.E. Beamish shows the audience her tennis technique.

SPORT - LAWN TENNIS

Sport - Lawn Tennis (1921)

Tennis champion Mrs A.E. Beamish demonstrates her technique.

POLO PEEPS

Polo Peeps (1932)

Expert JAE Traill shows some young ladies how to play polo.

THE LINCOLNSHIRE HANDICAP

The Lincolnshire Handicap (1938)

Phakos, the favourite, wins the Lincolnshire Handicap.

CHANNEL CONQUERED AGAIN

Channel Conquered Again (1927)

The swimmer E.H.Temme receives an enthusiastic welcome from family and...

OUR NEWEST CATHEDRAL

Our Newest Cathedral (1927)

Derby Cathedral and the new Bishop.

LESSONS THEY ENJOY

Lessons They Enjoy (1928)

Thousands of children do exercises on a huge sports ground in Sunderland.

"On The Hands... Down!" (1928)

Children do exercises on the sea front at Hastings.

A LITTLE HELP IS...

A Little Help Is... (1921)

E.B. Croasdell, the mayor of Hornsey, presents a tractor, thresher and plough...

SQUIRE PAGET'S HORSE aka SQUIRE PAGEANT'S HORSE, aka A

Squire Paget's Horse AKA Squire Pageant's Horse, AKA A "Paragon" Indeed (1922)

Sir E. Paget's...

CYCLING AT HERNE HILL

Cycling At Herne Hill (1938)

E V Mills wins at the International Cycling Races at Herne Hill.

A WIRELESS ROMANCE

A Wireless Romance (1923)

Lady E. Rous and Owen Mckenna have simple honeymoon in scenic village in...

A REAL SPORTING PERSON aka A REAL SPORTING PARSON

A Real Sporting Person AKA A Real Sporting Parson (1923)

Reverend E.A. Milne is the only clergyman...

BY ONE POINT

By One Point (1924)

W. Hagen wins the Open Golf Championship for America.

IMPERIAL TROPHY - MOTOR RACING

Imperial Trophy - Motor Racing (1938)

G. E. Abecassis wins the Imperial Trophy motorcar race at...

MOTOR RACING - CRYSTAL PALACE

Motor Racing - Crystal Palace (1938)

G. E. Abecassis wins the Imperial Trophy motorcar race at Crystal...

£,5000 MARATHON SWIM

£,5000 Marathon Swim (1929)

E. Keating wins £5000 marathon swim over 15 miles in Lake Ontario,...

GRANDMOTHER CHANNEL SWIMMER

Grandmother Channel Swimmer (1925)

Grandmother Mrs E. Craven practices for her Channel swim in...

THE WEDDING OF THE SEASON

The Wedding Of The Season (1925)

Lady Alexandra Curzon marries Major E. W. Metcalfe in London, big...

TROOPS DISEMBARK

Troops Disembark (1939)

Footage of British soldier arriving in France.

FREEDOM TO VICEROY ELECT

Freedom To Viceroy Elect (1926)

F.L. Wood (Baron Irving) is given Freedom of Harrogate before becoming...

IRELAND DEFEAT FRANCE

Ireland Defeat France (1926)

Ireland beat France at rugby in Belfast.

BRITISH TROOPS IN FRANCE

British Troops In France (1939)

Good item of the British Expeditionary Force in France.

9000 SCHOOL CHILDREN & CUTS

9000 School Children & Cuts (1926)

Thousands of children modern methods of physical education in large...