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JUDY GRINHAM - FILM STAR

Judy Grinham - Film Star (1958)

Olympic swimmer Judy Grinham gets a film test at Elstree Studios.

PM SEES NEW TOWNS

Pm Sees New Towns (1959)

Harold Macmillan visits Stevenage and Harlow.

SMOKE FOILS BANDITS aka ANTI-BANDIT BAG

Smoke Foils Bandits AKA Anti-Bandit Bag (1959)

Cricketers Godfrey Evans and Bill Edrich do fake...

GIRLS FIRE BRIGADE ST. MARGARET'S COLLEGE

Girls Fire Brigade St. Margaret's College (1936)

Girls Fire Brigade of St. Margaret's College...

PETS issue title is SEA SHELL HAVE MUSIC

Pets Issue Title Is Sea Shell Have Music (1936)

Various shots of animals eating at Drayton Manor...

WOOD CARVER issue title is BREAK AWAY

Wood Carver Issue Title Is Break Away (1939)

Ex-joiner Harry MacDonald carves wooden animal figures....

BERKHAMSTED BOYS PT issue title is V FOR VICTORY

Berkhamsted Boys PT Issue Title Is V For Victory (1941)

Boys from Berkhamsted Public School do...

ONE MAN ACRE issue title - ONE NEVER KNOWS

One Man Acre Issue Title - One Never Knows (1942)

A family in Cheshunt are self sufficient and grow...

WOMEN EXCAVATORS

Women Excavators (1942)

Land girls make a ditch to drain a field in Hertfordshire.

WOMEN'S P.T.

Women's P.T. (1942)

The girls from the Youth and Beauty programme give a demonstration of their...

FISH STORY issue title - FANCY MEETING YOU!

Fish Story Issue Title - Fancy Meeting You! (1943)

Lazaro Curo breeds tropical fish in Hemel...

NEWS FLASHES

News Flashes (1956)

Flying laboratory; U-boats again in Germany; Aluminium fireproof suit.

COMETS FOR BEA

Comets For Bea (1959)

De Havilland hand over two Comet 4B passenger airliners to BEA.

FLIGHT BY MANPOWER

Flight By Manpower (1962)

Pedal-powered plane tested out by De Havilland experts at Hatfield Aerodrome.

MOTOR BED AIDS RAG aka MOTORISED BED AIDS CHARITY RAG

Motor Bed Aids Rag AKA Motorised Bed Aids Charity Rag (1962)

Students' motorised bed and Olympic...

COMETS NOW SHOW PROFIT

Comets Now Show Profit (1962)

Comet aircraft are built, tested and flown after government loan has been...

OLD SISTERS LEAVE THE HENHOUSE

Old Sisters Leave The Henhouse (1964)

Two elderly sisters leave their shack home to enter Old People's...

BLUE STREAK JOINS SPACE TEAM

Blue Streak Joins Space Team (1963)

Blue Streak rocket is packed for the journey to Australia where it...

HEATH VISITS IRVING PARACHUTE FACTORY

Heath Visits Irving Parachute Factory (1967)

Ted Heath visits Irving Parachute Factory.

BABY ELEPHANT

Baby Elephant (1968)

Ele the baby elephant joins Mrs. Deller's personal menagerie at Lemsford,...

ROMANY CARAVAN

Romany Caravan (1968)

Romany caravan built by the disabled in training centre. Welwyn, Hertfordshire.

TRIDENT 3B TEST FLIGHT

Trident 3b Test Flight (1969)

New Trident 3b aircraft on test flight. Hatfield in Hertfordshire.

BOX OFFICE DRAW

Box Office Draw (1945)

Good item showing James Mason at home with his wife Pamela Kellino. Hertfordshire....

CALL FOR JAM aka CALL FOR SEVEN

Call For Jam AKA Call For Seven (1945)

Film extra Yvette Minck prepares for the filming of her...

G.B.S. GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

G.B.S. George Bernard Shaw (1946)

Excellent footage of the writer George Bernard Shaw at home in...

DAVE AND DUSTY

Dave And Dusty (1947)

Dave and Dusty visit a riding school in Hertfordshire.

GIRL DIVER

Girl Diver (1947)

Denise Hubbard (nee Newman) practises her dives for forthcoming Olympics. Hertfordshire.

P.O.W. MODEL TOWN

P.O.W. Model Town (1948)

Prisoners of war create a model of Salzburg at Dancer's Hill camp,...

SPEEDWAY SCHOOL

Speedway School (1949)

Motorcyclists test out their skills at a speedway school in Hoddesdon,...

FLYING SAUCER

Flying Saucer (1950)

A flying saucer made by 14-year-old Jeremy Coles is seen on a test flight.

HYDROSTATIC WEIGHING UNITS

Hydrostatic Weighing Units (1952)

Footage of Hydrostatic aeroplane weighing machine being demonstrated...

OUTSIZE FASHIONS

Outsize Fashions (1951)

Fashions for the not so slim at Belsize, Hertfordshire.

STEAM PLOUGH

Steam Plough (1952)

Item about old steam plough being used in the Hertfordshire countryside.

MANIPULATOR

Manipulator (1953)

Sports physiotherapist Eddie Mallet works on footballers and even racing greyhounds!

PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR

Protective Headgear (1953)

Safety helmets are made and tested at a factory in Wheathampstead.

NURSES AT SCHOOL

Nurses At School (1945)

Watford Nursing Cadets' residential college for teenage girls who want to...

WOOD CARVER

Wood Carver (1948)

Wood carver Harry MacDonald has covered his house on Great North Road in wooden...

BUS TILT TESTS

Bus Tilt Tests (1949)

Double-decker bus is tilted on side as part of safety test at London Transport...

CHARLIE SHADWELL

Charlie Shadwell (1945)

Pathe visits radio star Charlie Shadwell at his home.

WEDDING REHEARSAL

Wedding Rehearsal (1952)

Good footage of wedding rehearsal in Norton, Letchworth

LATEX CASTINGS

Latex Castings (1952)

Latex moulded is demonstrated at workshop in Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire.

CYCLE POLO

Cycle Polo (1952)

Middlesex take on Hampshire in a game of cycle polo. Watford. Hertfordshire.

DISPATCH WITH SPEED

Dispatch With Speed (1946)

Dirt track riders practise on their motorcycles at Rye House Speedway....

MAN GROWS HIS OWN TOBACCO

Man Grows His Own Tobacco (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/76 - Kenneth McDonald grows his own tobacco.

GOLF - PALLADIUM V ARSENAL FC

Golf - Palladium V Arsenal FC (1948)

Celebrity golf match between Palladium and Arsenal, including...

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW AT HOME

George Bernard Shaw At Home (1946)

Cuts from newsreel 46/58 - great candid shots of George Bernard...

AGRICULTURAL BILL - INTERVIEWS WITH FARMERS

Agricultural Bill - Interviews With Farmers (1947)

Interviews with various farmers (one 89 year...

DE-HAVILLAND 'COMET' DH.106 'PLANE

De-Havilland 'comet' Dh.106 'plane (1949)

De Havilland (comet DH 106) 'plane taxiing along tarmac,...

RADLETT PLANE aka HANDLEY PAGE HASTINGS

Radlett Plane AKA Handley Page Hastings (1948)

The Handley Page Hastings. largest and fastest...

SMOKE FOILS BANDITS aka ANTI-BANDIT BAG

Smoke Foils Bandits AKA Anti-Bandit Bag (1959)

Cricketers Godfrey Evans and Bill Edrich do fake...