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COVENTRY THE MARTYRED CITY

Coventry The Martyred City (1940)

Shots of Coventry - destroyed by terrible bombing raid by Germans....

PARIS PEACE CONFERENCE

Paris Peace Conference (1946)

Foreign Ministers gather at the Luxembourg palace for the Paris peace...

ISRAEL JOINS UNITED NATIONS

Israel Joins United Nations (1949)

Israel joins the UN - celebrations in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.

LABOUR STAGES ELECTION YEAR CONFERENCE

Labour Stages Election Year Conference (1949)

Herbert Morrison and Ernest Bevin make speeches to the...

DOWN AND UP SPEEDS RAILWAY UPS AND DOWNS

Down And Up Speeds Railway Ups And Downs (1949)

A double decker train is introduced on London's...

BERLIN CAULDRON SIMMERS

Berlin Cauldron Simmers (1948)

In the Potsdamer Platz riots start as Russians declare war on black...

WORLD CITIZEN INTERRUPTS U.N.O.

World Citizen Interrupts U.N.O. (1948)

Self proclaimed first citizen of the world interrupts UN...

THE DAILY DOZEN!

The Daily Dozen! (1935)

YMCA Physical Training Director shows us the 'daily dozen' exercises he has...

THE DOUBLE BASS.  A LITTLE EXPERIMENT BY HERBERT LODGE - AT THE PIANO LESLIE...

The Double Bass. A Little Experiment By Herbert Lodge - At The Piano Leslie... (1931)

The...

NEWS IN FLASHES

News In Flashes (1951)

Lion's tail does not have secret formula & Morrison takes over from Bevin owing to...

YOUNG ARTISTS

Young Artists (1951)

Sunday Pictorial National Exhibition of Children's' Art in London.

NEW AID FOR CRIPPLES

New Aid For Cripples (1963)

Artificial limbs give disabled children new freedom, London.

PERSONALITY MEET ANNA NEAGLE

Personality Meet Anna Neagle (1946)

Footage of the dancer Anna Neagle learning how to 'Boogie Woogie'...

SPOONS

Spoons (1954)

Item about collection of wide variety of spoons. Baker Street, London.

FESTIVAL BUSES

Festival Buses (1950)

Buses for foreign visitors of Festival of Britain decorated to show British way of...

PRESIDENT HOOVER

President Hoover (1930-1939)

President Hoover gives a speech and Scouts tend to American war graves.

HOOVER JOINS UP WITH RED CROSS

Hoover Joins Up With Red Cross (1930)

American President Herbert Hoover joins the Red Cross society.

HOOVER AND WIFE GREET CABINET AND PUBLIC aka HOOVERS SHAKE 6,429 HANDS

Hoover And Wife Greet Cabinet And Public AKA Hoovers Shake 6,429 Hands (1929)

President Hoover...

HOOVER SPEAKS AT PATRIOTS SHRINE

Hoover Speaks At Patriots Shrine (1934)

President Herbert Clark Hoover pays tribute the men that...

HOOVER AND WIFE LEAVE FOR VACATION aka NEWSFLASHES

Hoover And Wife Leave For Vacation AKA Newsflashes (1933)

President Hoover and wife go on...

 DEMONSTRATOR AT MEETING

Demonstrator At Meeting (1948)

A demonstrator tries to break up a meeting of the United Nations.

PARIS PEACE CONFERENCE

Paris Peace Conference (1946)

Foreign Ministers gather at the Luxembourg palace for the Paris peace...

ALBANY - NEW YORK RACERS SET NEW OUTBOARD MARKS aka OUTBOARD MOTORBOAT RACING

Albany - New York Racers Set New Outboard Marks AKA Outboard Motorboat Racing

Motorboat...

FOOD CONFERENCE

Food Conference (1946)

Delegates - including former US President Hoover, address World Food Conference.

SHOREDITCH TRADE COUNCIL DINNER

Shoreditch Trade Council Dinner (1947)

Clement Attlee and Herbert Morrison at Shoreditch Trade...

MR MORRISON RECEIVES FREEDOM OF LAMBETH

Mr Morrison Receives Freedom Of Lambeth (1947)

Labour politician Herbert Morrison receives the...

BALL TO HONOUR DENIS COMPTON

Ball To Honour Denis Compton (1949)

Sportsmen pay tribute to cricketer Denis Compton in London.

NEHRY ARRIVES TO UK

Nehry Arrives To UK (1949)

Indian Prime Minister Pandit Nehru arrives to Britain and visits Mr Attlee.

QUEEN MOTHER INVITED TO LUNCH BY PRESIDENT COTY AT ELYSEE PALACE aka QUEEN...

Queen Mother Invited To Lunch By President Coty At Elysee Palace AKA Queen... (1956)

Queen...

THE 2ND TEST MATCH AT LORDS including CUTS

The 2nd Test Match At Lords Including Cuts (1926)

Various shots of crowds and game - 2nd Test Match...

THE ASHES OURS

The Ashes Ours (1929)

Britain victorious in the Ashes - Brisbane.

BULGANIN AND KHRUSHCHEV VISIT SOVIET EMBASSY

Bulganin And Khrushchev Visit Soviet Embassy (1956)

Bulganin and Khrushchev arriving to Russian...

BULGANIN AND KHRUSHCHEV AT CARLTON GARDENS

Bulganin And Khrushchev At Carlton Gardens (1956)

Bulganin and Khrushchev at Carlton Gardens.

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL BRITISH GALA ON BOARD H.M. BIRMINGHAM

Cannes Film Festival British Gala On Board H.M. Birmingham (1957)

H.M.S. Birmingham in harbour,...

HENLEY REGATTA aka HENLEY

Henley Regatta AKA Henley (1968)

Various shots of boat racing at Henley.

HERBERT HOOVER'S FUNERAL

Herbert Hoover's Funeral (1964)

Funeral ceremony for former American President Herbert Hoover.

BARRIER REEF FESTIVAL

Barrier Reef Festival (1965)

Miss Coral Queen crowned.

VISITORS ARRIVE FOR BARRIER REEF FESTIVAL

Visitors Arrive For Barrier Reef Festival (1966)

The Barrier Reef Festival in Australia

FIGHT TO A FINISH TEST aka FINITE TEN FINISH TEST

Fight To A Finish Test AKA Finite Ten Finish Test (1930)

Bradman given a standing ovation in...

LA GUARDIA LIES IN STATE

La Guardia Lies In State (1947)

Former Mayor of New York, Fiorello La Guardia, lies in state before...

Helsinki latest

Helsinki Latest (1952)

1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, More track gold for Zatopek

Helsinki Opening, Track and Pool - Men's 200 Meter Breastroke Final

Helsinki Opening, Track And Pool - Men's 200 Meter Breastroke Final (1952)

1952 Helsinki...

CEREMONIAL SWORDS

Ceremonial Swords (1955)

Various processes involved in making ornate swords are illustrated.

TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE SUN

Total Eclipse Of The Sun (1932)

Nice shots of the eclipse over the East Coast of the USA - a good map...

AMERICA'S

America's "Man Of Destiny" (1933)

Inauguration of new American President Franklin D Roosevelt.

"The Crime War In America" (1930)

American President Hoover is given extra security when he visits...

THE TEST MATCH Beware - other items share this title

The Test Match Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

Second Test Match between England and...

PASSING OUT DAY AT CRANWELL & CHRISTMAS PUDDING MIXED BY CHILDREN

Passing Out Day At Cranwell & Christmas Pudding Mixed By Children (1934)

Passing-out Day at...

WORLD WONDER FLYERS

World Wonder Flyers (1931)

Record breaking aviators Post and Gatty meet with President Hoover in...

THE CRISIS!

The Crisis! (1931)

The Labour Government resign and Ramsay MacDonald forms the National Government.