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HYDE PARK CORNER 1896

Hyde Park Corner 1896 (1896)

Hyde Park Corner, London, in 1896 - unusually early footage.

CROWD AT SPEAKERS' CORNER

Crowd At Speakers' Corner (1955)

Crowd gathered around Speakers' Corner, Hyde Park.

SOMME SIGNPOST

Somme Signpost (1954)

Footage of memorial to the Somme at Hyde Park Corner, London.

WELLINGTON ARCH

Wellington Arch (1948)

Interesting story about a police station situated inside Wellington Arch at Hyde...

PRINCESSES VISIT THEIR OLD HOME

Princesses Visit Their Old Home (1939)

Princess Elizabeth and Margaret attend an exhibition in their...

ROAD SAFETY  AT CHRISTMAS - SPEECH

Road Safety At Christmas - Speech (1957)

The Minister of Transport gives speech on road safety.

SPEAKERS CORNERS - LONDON AND HAMBURG

Speakers Corners - London And Hamburg (1966)

Freedom of speech: Speakers Corners in London and...

Selected Originals - NO. 1 LONDON

Selected Originals - No. 1 London (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "No. 1 London" - 52/59.

SIR WINSTON'S FAREWELL TO PARLIAMENT

Sir Winston's Farewell To Parliament (1964)

Sir Winston Churchill retires from parliament

SUNDAY IN HYDE PARK

Sunday In Hyde Park (1968)

Good colour shots of people spending a relaxing Sunday in London's Hyde Park.

TOMMY HANDLEY

Tommy Handley (1933)

Comic monologue and song from comedian Tommy Handley.

DUKE OF WELLINGTON'S HOUSE FOR THE NATION

Duke Of Wellington's House For The Nation (1947)

Treasures in the Duke of Wellington's Apsley house...

TRANSPORT MATERIAL - REEL 2

Transport Material - Reel 2 (1950)

Traffic Westminster Bridge, Hyde Pk Crnr, Parliament Sq & Trafalgar...

TAXI RIDE

Taxi Ride (1952)

Good footage of speeded up taxi journey in and around London.

AWAY FROM IT ALL

Away From It All (1962)

We get away from the London traffic and visit parks, the canal and a quiet...

NO. 1 LONDON

No. 1 London (1952)

The opening of Apsley House, former home of the Duke of Wellington.

A TRAM RIDE TO THE PAST

A Tram Ride To The Past (1951)

The last tram between Tooting and Balham takes a celebratory run.

AN UNFINISHED SYMPHONY IN STONE

An Unfinished Symphony In Stone (1935)

Sculptor C S Jagger at working on a statue shortly before he...

LONDON EQUESTRIAN STATUES issue title RIDE 'EM COWBOY

London Equestrian Statues Issue Title Ride 'em Cowboy (1938)

Famous equestrian statues in London...

 VINTAGE CARS LEAVE FOR CONTEST WITH USA

Vintage Cars Leave For Contest With USA (1957)

Old fashioned cars set off for rally against...

THIS IS LONDON : CUTS

This Is London : Cuts (1961)

Landmarks around London - Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey.

HOLIDAYS AT HOME

Holidays At Home (1942)

Great footage of people in wartime London relaxing in parks plus orators at...

TRICYCLE MARATHON

Tricycle Marathon (1960)

Men from the Clarion cycling club ride on tricycles from Hyde Park in London to...

BROOMWADE PRESENTS reel 2

Broomwade Presents Reel 2 (1935-1939)

Industrial film showing processes involved in making air compressors...

TRANSPORT OLD AND NEW

Transport Old And New (1951)

Montage of different forms of transport including early Austin cars.

WOMEN BEST DRIVERS?

Women Best Drivers? (1960)

Insurance expert shock men motorists by asserting that women drive more...

CORONATION SPECIAL 1937 - REEL 7

Coronation Special 1937 - Reel 7 (1937)

Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.

150th ANNIVERSARY CEREMONY OF

150th Anniversary Ceremony Of "I" Battery Royal Horse Artillery (1955)

Various events including...

WHEELED PROGRESS

Wheeled Progress (1931)

Various shots of traffic filled streets in London, Sunderland, Leeds and...

WINDOW OF THE WORLD

Window Of The World (1932)

A compilation of clips showing early film and Pathe footage from the past 25...

CORONATION OF GEORGE VI AND QUEEN ELIZABETH  Reel 7

Coronation Of George VI And Queen Elizabeth Reel 7 (1937)

Procession arrives back at Buckingham...

TRAFFIC AND BUSES OF LONDON

Traffic And Buses Of London (1970)

Travelling shots of London traffic in 1970.

TIME TO REMEMBER -  WIND UP WEEK  1938  - reel 2

Time To Remember - Wind Up Week 1938 - Reel 2 (1938)

Documentary film about 1938 - people...

MAY DAY

May Day (1927)

Labour Day parades and speeches at Hyde Park.

MAKING THE MOST OF IT reel 2

Making The Most Of It Reel 2 (1956)

Great documentary showing the testing of cars by long distance...

LABOUR DAY

Labour Day (1933)

George Lansbury makes speech to large gathering of Socialists in Hyde Park.

Selected Originals - QUEEN MOTHER AT LAMBETH

Selected Originals - Queen Mother At Lambeth (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "Queen...

MAY DAY

May Day (1928)

A little girl called Lily Winterburn is crowned Queen of the May, and thousands flock to...

HERE'S TO THE MEMORY - part 1

Here's To The Memory - Part 1 (1896-1919)

Excellent retrospective looking back over 50 years - this reel...

EMANCIPATION OF WOMEN

Emancipation Of Women (1890-1930)

Documentary covering changes in women's lives and status between l890 and...

MARBLE ARCH

Marble Arch (1970-1979)

Static camera position sequences of Marble Arch with lots of traffic passing.

 LONDON TODAY

London Today (1962)

London in 1962 - Colour - new buildings are starting to appear.

SPRING IN HYDE PARK  aka OUR WONDERFUL WEATHER

Spring In Hyde Park AKA Our Wonderful Weather (1920)

An item showing horse riding and sheep...

Selected Originals - THE LAST JOURNEY - FUNERAL OF KING GEORGE VI

Selected Originals - The Last Journey - Funeral Of King George VI (1952)

Material relating to...

HOME GUARD 'STAND DOWN' PARADE

Home Guard 'stand Down' Parade (1944)

The royal family attend the 'stand down' parade of the Home...

Selected Originals - THE LAST JOURNEY - FUNERAL OF KING GEORGE VI

Selected Originals - The Last Journey - Funeral Of King George VI (1952)

Material relating to...

TRANSPORT LONDON TRAFFIC; BOATS

Transport London Traffic; Boats (1951)

Traffic Westminster Bridge, Hyde Pk Crnr, Parliament Sq &...

PRINCE ARTHUR OF CONNAUGHT'S WEDDING TO DUCHESS OF FIFE

Prince Arthur Of Connaught's Wedding To Duchess Of Fife (1914-1918)

Crowds watch carriages drive...

PRINCESS UNVEILS GUNNERS MEMORIAL

Princess Unveils Gunners Memorial (1949)

Princess Elizabeth unveils a memorial to soldiers of the...

Selected Originals - RECORD XMAS aka RECORD CHRISTMAS

Selected Originals - Record Xmas AKA Record Christmas (1959)

Material relating to newsreel story...