• 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930
  • 1940
  • 1950
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1980
  • 1990
  • 2000
  • 2011
EMPIRE EXHIBITION DISMANTLED - GLASGOW

Empire Exhibition Dismantled - Glasgow (1938)

Men undertake the mammoth task of dismantling the...

LORD MAYOR'S SHOW

Lord Mayor's Show (1922)

The Lord Mayor's Show of 1922, London.

WILL IT BE READY IN TIME - WEMBLEY

Will It Be Ready In Time - Wembley (1924)

Striking workers delay work on the British Empire...

PETERBORO' CATHEDRAL

Peterboro' Cathedral (1930-1939)

Shots of Peterborough Cathedral and its quire and boy soloist singing.

EMPIRE DAY CHILDREN'S CEREMONY aka EMPIRE DAY CELEBRATIONS

Empire Day Children's Ceremony AKA Empire Day Celebrations (1914-1918)

Empire Day celebrations.

 WRECK AT DARDANELLES

Wreck At Dardanelles (1914-1918)

Wrecked ships at Dardanelles, Turkey.

LORD DESBOROUGH

Lord Desborough (1921)

Lord Desborough presents the Imperial Air Fleet Committee's flag to Empire Airmen...

MONARCHS, PRIESTS AND PEOPLE

Monarchs, Priests And People (1924)

King George V and Queen Mary attend a celebration of Empire at...

PRIME MINISTER OF AUSTRALIA

Prime Minister Of Australia (1924)

S.M. Bruce, Prime Minister of Australia, visits the British Empire...

BUY BRITISH GOODS

Buy British Goods (1926)

Topical carnival in Wakefield inaugurated Empire Shopping Week (despite General...

NEWS FROM PALAST aka NEWS FROM PALESTINE

News From Palast AKA News From Palestine (1946)

Illegal Jewish immigrants arrive in Palestine, and...

THE

The "Windrush": First Pictures (1954)

The 'Empire Windrush' ablaze in Mediterranean while survivors...

"If It Isn't British ... See It's Empire!" (1931)

Politician J H Thomas makes a speech about buying...

EMPIRE DAY AT GUILDHALL

Empire Day At Guildhall (1910)

Lord Mayor gets into coach at Guildhall on Empire Day in London.

COUNCIL OF EUROPE 1

Council Of Europe 1 (1959)

Macmillan and Duncan Sandys meet delegates at a meeting of the Council of...

SUFFRAGETTES

Suffragettes (1970-1979)

Still photographs and cartoons about suffragettes filmed from books - Check...

SCOTS BATTALION IN INDIA aka SCOT'S WHA'HAE

Scots Battalion In India AKA Scot's Wha'hae (1916)

Scottish battalion wearing kilts and helmets;...

GEORGE V & EMPIRE ESCORT TO PARLIAMENT

George V & Empire Escort To Parliament (1917)

King George attended to by first time by mounted...

INDIAN ORDERLIES

Indian Orderlies (1914-1919)

Shots of Indian orderlies.

ABDICATION OF THE SULTAN - CONSTANTINOPLE

Abdication Of The Sultan - Constantinople (1922)

Item about the abdication of Mohammed VI the...

BRENTFORD AND CHISWICK - HONOUR FOR MONTY

Brentford And Chiswick - Honour For Monty (1945)

Field Marshal Montgomery receives the Freedom of...

ASHANTI

Ashanti (1922)

Review of the West African Frontier Force by Governor of Gold Coast in Ashanti.

WE WANT YOU TO BE READY FOR THE KING

We Want You To Be Ready For The King (1924)

J. H. Thomas appeals to striking British Empire...

MR. RAMSAY MACDONALD

Mr. Ramsay Macdonald (1924)

Ramsay MacDonald visits the British Empire Exhibition.

KEEP BRITISH EMPIRE DAY BRITISH  aka MONARCHS, PRIESTS & PEOPLE

Keep British Empire Day British AKA Monarchs, Priests & People (1924)

A packed stadium...

KING AND QUEEN SHOW KING AND QUEEN OF ITALY AROUND B.E.E.

King And Queen Show King And Queen Of Italy Around B.E.E. (1924)

King George V is seen looking...

NOW THANK WE ALL OUR GOD

Now Thank We All Our God (1925)

King George V and Queen Mary take part in Empire Thanksgiving Service...

THE LORD MAYORS SHOW aka THE LORD MAYOR SHOW

The Lord Mayors Show AKA The Lord Mayor Show (1925)

Spectacular parade at the Lord Mayor Show in...

EMPIRE DAY

Empire Day (1926)

School children march past Union Jack flag and British Bull Dog to celebrate Empire...

THE EMPIRE PROUDLY REMEMBERS

The Empire Proudly Remembers (1931)

The 16th anniversary of Gallipoli is remembered at the Cenotaph in...

KING GEORGE VI WITH DOMINION MINISTERS

King George VI With Dominion Ministers (1936)

Nice shots of King George VI with representatives of...

DOMINION PREMIER TALK ON CANADA aka RT HON MACKENZIE KING

Dominion Premier Talk On Canada AKA Rt Hon Mackenzie King (1939)

Canadian PM MacKenzie King...

JOHN CURTIN IS AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER - CABINET SWORN IN aka JOHN CURTIN...

John Curtin Is Australian Prime Minister - Cabinet Sworn In AKA John Curtin... (1941)

New...

BURNING OIL TANKER IN HAIFA BAY

Burning Oil Tanker In Haifa Bay (1946)

Cuts from newsreel 46/63 - British oil tanker burning in Haifa...

 LORD MAYOR OF LONDON GOES TO AUSTRALIA

Lord Mayor Of London Goes To Australia (1950)

Lord Mayor of London leaves Heathrow for Australia,...

C. J. LATTA GETS C.B.E.

C. J. Latta Gets C.B.E. (1964)

Managing Director of the ABPC arriving at the Foreign Office to receive...

DAVID JONES GETS CBE

David Jones Gets Cbe (1967)

Chief Barker of the Variety Club David Jones after receiving CBE at...

EMPIRE DAY AT ST. PAUL'S

Empire Day At St. Paul's (1914-1918)

Empire Day at St. Paul's Cathedral.

EMPIRE DAY CELEBRATIONS

Empire Day Celebrations (1914-1918)

Empire Day celebrations.

EMPIRE DAY

Empire Day (1914-1918)

Children's parade on Empire Day.

TRAFALGAR SQUARE BY NIGHT

Trafalgar Square By Night (1918)

Very dark shots of Trafalgar Square at night. London.

WITH THE DUKE OF CONNAUGHT IN INDIA - Reel 1

With The Duke Of Connaught In India - Reel 1 (1921)

Pictures of the Duke of Connaught in India...

BRITISH GARRISON IN BERMUDA

British Garrison In Bermuda (1954)

Arrival of British troops, the Duke of Cornwall Light Infantry, in...

EMPIRE AIR DAY DISPLAYS AT HENDON

Empire Air Day Displays At Hendon (1938)

Empire Air Day displays at Hendon and Hanworth are attended...

BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION

British Empire Exhibition (1924)

The King and Queen visit the Sierra Leone exhibit at the British...

SUEZ TREATY SIGNED

Suez Treaty Signed (1954)

British troops will evacuate Egypt within 20 months under the agreement signed...

ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

Illegal Immigrants (1946)

Illegal Jewish immigrants are sent back to Cyprus from Haifa.

'EMPIRE KEN' EN ROUTE FOR SUEZ

'empire Ken' En Route For Suez (1956)

'Empire Ken' and other ships arrive at Port Said, Egypt.

DAMES OF THE EMPIRE - BUCKINGHAM PALACE SCENES AT FIRST INVESTITURE

Dames Of The Empire - Buckingham Palace Scenes At First Investiture (1914-1918)

Women land workers...

EMPIRE DAY SERVICE AT ST. PAUL'S

Empire Day Service At St. Paul's (1918)

Procession to St. Paul's for Empire Day Service, 1918.