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SPEED BOAT SEASON OPENS aka SPEEDBOAT SAESON OPENS

Speed Boat Season Opens AKA Speedboat Saeson Opens (1932)

Speedboats provide enjoyment for...

RIVER POLLUTION

River Pollution (1970-1971)

Various footage showing the formation of river algae

"Well Played England" (1932)

England Vs Canada Ice Hockey match from Richmond - very dark shots.

TRAIN FIRE BRIGADE issue title is RAIL, ROAD AND SEA

Train Fire Brigade Issue Title Is Rail, Road And Sea (1936)

Rail fire brigade in Horwich that...

GRACIE FIELDS SINGS FOR THE OLD PEOPLE - REEL 1

Gracie Fields Sings For The Old People - Reel 1 (1954)

Gracie Fields stand-up cabaret show in...

DEAF CHILDREN

Deaf Children (1973)

Shots from the Thomasson Memorial School that teaches deaf children

COVENT GARDEN AFTER MARKET MOVE

Covent Garden After Market Move (1970-1979)

Shots of Covent Garden area after it has stopped being used as...

127

127 "Eights" (1932)

Rowers compete for the 'Headship of the River' on the Thames.

HATS OFF TO THE

Hats Off To The "Yorkshire Twins" (1932)

Close up shot of a cricketer - Herbert Sutcliffe or Percy...

GERMANY'S 34-TON AIR LINER

Germany's 34-Ton Air Liner (1932)

Shots of the strange looking D2500 airliner - part of the Lufthansa...

ALL THE FUN OF THE FAIR

All The Fun Of The Fair (1932)

The opening of Mitcham Fair. Great shots of fairground rides.

THE VARSITY RUGBY MATCH

The Varsity Rugby Match (1932)

Rugby match between Oxford and Cambridge Universities - mostly long...

MAKING THE BISCUIT

Making The Biscuit (1932)

Nice footage of the processes involved in making biscuits.

HOUSE COVERED WITH SHELLS aka DECORATED HOUSE

House Covered With Shells AKA Decorated House (1937)

A man decorates his house with horns, shells,...

OLD MANCHESTER aka OLD MANCHESTER LANDMARKS issue title -

Old Manchester AKA Old Manchester Landmarks Issue Title - "Now Showing!" (1940)

A look at...

HIGH HOUSE

High House (1940)

A look at the tall Ship Canal building in Manchester and the view from the roof.

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...

BLACKWALL TUNNEL

Blackwall Tunnel (1967)

Leader of the Greater London Council, Desmond Plummer, opens Blackwall tunnel....

HATS OFF TO THE

Hats Off To The "Yorkshire Twins" (1932)

Close up shot of a cricketer - Herbert Sutcliffe or Percy...

 MOTHERS AND BABIES GO TO SPECIAL CHURCH SERVICE

Mothers And Babies Go To Special Church Service (1960)

A local church holds a ceremony to bless...

GIANT BALLOON FOR EXPO '70

Giant Balloon For Expo '70 (1970)

A 20 foot balloon painted with a Union Jack

SPANISH DANCERS

Spanish Dancers (1966)

At the invitation of Greater London Council, a troop of flamenco dancers perform...

OFF TO SWEDEN

Off To Sweden (1932)

Prince George, Duke of Kent, flies out on a KLM flight to visit King Gustav of...

THE BOAT RACE

The Boat Race (1932)

Footage of the 1932 Annual Oxford Vs Cambridge boat race on the River Thames.

GOOD LUCK ... KAYE DON

Good Luck ... Kaye Don (1932)

Work on the boat "Miss England III" - being prepared to attempt a speed...

THE SKY WILL BE FULL OF THRILLS

The Sky Will Be Full Of Thrills (1932)

Acrobatic flying skills demonstrated by the RAF.

AGAIN KING COAL TAKES TOLL!

Again King Coal Takes Toll! (1932)

Shots of the coal mine in Ashton-in-Makerfield where 25 have died...

"Au Revoir" (1932)

Princess Ingrid of Sweden, romantically linked to Duke of Kent, leaves England by...

YOUNGEST AIR TRAVELLER?

Youngest Air Traveller? (1932)

A two year old boy arrives at Croydon with his father after flight from...

A LONG PULL!

A Long Pull! (1932)

A rowing crew from Wadham College row from Oxford to Putney - 104 miles - in 16...

PRINCE GEORGE VISITS SOUTHEND

Prince George Visits Southend (1929)

Prince George christens lifeboat and opens extension to pier,...

EVE'S HANDICRAFTS - THE HOME WEAVERS

Eve's Handicrafts - The Home Weavers (1932)

Cottage industry - group of women and young girls dye,...

FIRST GLC TENANT TO BUY

First Glc Tenant To Buy (1967)

Mr and Mrs Regan buy their council house in Harold Hill.

SPEEDING UP THE MAILS

Speeding Up The Mails (1932)

Sacks of letters loaded from van onto a plane - Airmail to the Ottawa...

"Goodbye-Ee ... Goodbye-Ee ... Don't Sigh-Ee"! (1932)

Soldiers of 1st King's Dragoon Guards bid...

OUR FLYING PRINCE

Our Flying Prince (1932)

The Prince of Wales sets off from Croydon Airport for his visit to Denmark and...

BARNES ... LONDON'S LATEST BOROUGH

Barnes ... London's Latest Borough (1932)

The London Borough of Barnes receives its Charter of...

OFF TO GENEVA BY AIR!

Off To Geneva By Air! (1932)

Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald flies off to a Disarmament Conference.

MISS ISHBEL MACDONALD

Miss Ishbel Macdonald (1932)

The daughter of the Prime Minister opens houses for 'the working classes'.

"Garbed As In The Days Of The Crusades" (1932)

Members of the Knights Templars of the Order of St....

LIKE ONE MAN!

Like One Man! (1932)

Drill and PT display from RAF men in Uxbridge.

Selected Originals - V.C.' S MOTHER HEARS NEWS OF AWARD TO HER SON

Selected Originals - V.C.' S Mother Hears News Of Award To Her Son (1952)

Material relating to...

DOLLS aka DOLL EXHIBITION

Dolls AKA Doll Exhibition (1954)

Charity exhibition of dolls through the ages at Park Lane in London.

THE BARBICAN THEATRE

The Barbican Theatre (1971)

Differing views on the proposed arts centre at the Barbican in London.

ALONG THE THAMES

Along The Thames (1975)

Shots of River Thames, showing famous buildings.

Hitler Annexes Austria

Hitler Annexes Austria (1938)

Hitler achieves the 'Anschluss' of Germany and Austria, as Austria...

"Get Airminded!" (1932)

Sir Alan Cobham introduces aircraft that will be touring Britain to demonstrate...

"Good Luck ... 'miss England Iii'!" (1932)

The speedboat 'Miss England III' is handed over to its...

"Remember ... Remember ... The Fifth Of November" (1932)

Bonfire night celebrations - Guy Fawkes...

THE ARCHBISHOP OF THYATEIRA

The Archbishop Of Thyateira (1932)

The Greek Orthodox Archbishop comes to bestow a blessing on the...