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GIANT BRITISH AIR LINER

Giant British Air Liner (1930)

First flight of the Handley Page 'Hannibal' aeroplane - it's big!

SCHOOL LEAVING AGE IS 15, CHILDREN TELL MINISTER OK WITH US

School Leaving Age Is 15, Children Tell Minister Ok With Us (1947)

Education minister George...

ORCHIDS

Orchids (1948)

Orchids are artificially grown at greenhouses in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

ROADSIDE HARVEST

Roadside Harvest (1949)

Men harvesting wheat next to a busy road.

BISHOP OF ST. ALBANS ENTHRONED

Bishop Of St. Albans Enthroned (1945)

New Bishop of St. Albans enthroned by Archdeacon of Canterbury.

MR. SILKIN GOES TO STEVENAGE

Mr. Silkin Goes To Stevenage (1946)

The Minister of Town and Country Planning visits Stevenage.

SEALYHAMS HUNT IN ELSTREE

Sealyhams Hunt In Elstree (1938)

Sealyham dogs run all over the grounds of Aldenhouse Club in Elstree...

DEFENCE CADETS - WATFORD

Defence Cadets - Watford (1938)

Field Marshal of the Air Force, Sir John Salmond, inspects the latest...

KOSYGIN AT ELLIOTT'S AUTOMATION FACTORY

Kosygin At Elliott's Automation Factory (1967)

Russian Premier Kosygin visits Elliott's Automation...

FREDDIE TITMUS

Freddie Titmus (1967)

Cricketer Freddie Titmus runs sweets shop at Hatfield.

FROST FAN

Frost Fan (1949)

Footage of anti-frost fan in use in orchard in Royston, Hertfordshire.

JUDY GRINHAM IS CHOSEN FOR FILM PART

Judy Grinham Is Chosen For Film Part (1950-1959)

British swimming champion is chosen for a part in a film...

STARS' GREYHOUNDS

Stars' Greyhounds (1961)

Brian Hewson, Millicent Martin and Ronnie Carroll visit their greyhounds.

SCOOTER TENT

Scooter Tent (1959)

Great invention - a tent that is constructed on the side of a scooter.

FOLLOWING DAD

Following Dad (1931)

Very young motorcyclist is featured - Pat Pullen who is 7 years old.

ROYAL MOVIE FAN

Royal Movie Fan (1929)

Prince George, Duke of Kent, visits a set at Elstree film studio.

PAGEANT OF ARCADY

Pageant Of Arcady (1921)

The wedding of Mr C. Ward and Miss E. Munro includes a farm waggon as bridal...

ANCIENT AND ROYAL

Ancient And Royal (1925)

Standard of Honour is presented in recognition that Hertford has been royal...

THE QUEEN VISITS THE WOUNDED

The Queen Visits The Wounded (1940)

Queen Elizabeth pays a visit to wounded servicemen.

ROYAL OCCASION

Royal Occasion (1952)

Queen Elizabeth II visits a new community being built outside Hemel Hempstead.

Selected Originals - ROYAL OCCASION aka QUEEN IN HEMEL HEMPSTEAD

Selected Originals - Royal Occasion AKA Queen In Hemel Hempstead (1952)

Material relating to...

JUDY GRINHAM - FILM STAR

Judy Grinham - Film Star (1958)

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

HEATH VISITS IRVING PARACHUTE FACTORY

Heath Visits Irving Parachute Factory (1967)

Ted Heath visits Irving Parachute Factory.

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...

STEAM PLOUGH

Steam Plough (1952)

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

CHARLIE SHADWELL

Charlie Shadwell (1945)

Pathe visits radio star Charlie Shadwell at his home.

GOLF - PALLADIUM V ARSENAL FC

Golf - Palladium V Arsenal FC (1948)

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

SMOKE FOILS BANDITS aka ANTI-BANDIT BAG

Smoke Foils Bandits AKA Anti-Bandit Bag (1959)

Cricketers Godfrey Evans and Bill Edrich do fake...

 QUEEN MOTHER PRESENTS NEW COLOURS TO BEDS AND HERTS REGT.

Queen Mother Presents New Colours To Beds And Herts Regt. (1955)

Queen Mother presents new...

DUKE LEAVING FOR GHANA

Duke Leaving For Ghana (1959)

Prince Philip flies off from Hatfield on flight to Ghana.

STIRLING MOSS AT HOME

Stirling Moss At Home (1958)

An item about racing driver Stirling Moss and his hobby of making and...

FRANK IFIELD ON SET

Frank Ifield On Set (1965)

Very kitsch item showing Frank Ifield on set performing his song "Loving on...

POW OPENS DR BANARDO'S aka THE PRINCE OF WALES

POW Opens Dr Banardo's AKA The Prince Of Wales (1922)

The Prince of Wales opens Dr Banardo's boys...

GIPSY PROBLEMS aka GYPSY PROBLEMS

Gipsy Problems AKA Gypsy Problems (1964)

Official and unofficial gypsy sites are found in...

A PEEP AT GBS ON HIS BIRTHDAY

A Peep At Gbs On His Birthday (1950)

Footage of playwright George Bernard Shaw at his Hertfordshire...

Selected Originals - PRINCES AT THE PRINTER'S

Selected Originals - Princes At The Printer's (1953)

Material relating to newsreel story "Princes...

NEW COLOURS FOR THE BEDFORDS

New Colours For The Bedfords (1926)

Prince of Wales presents new Colours and drums to 2nd Bedfordshire...

DUKE AND DUCHESS OF YORK TINTED

Duke And Duchess Of York Tinted (1925)

The Duke and Duchess of York visit Royal Caledonian School and...

THE ROYAL MAUNDY

The Royal Maundy (1957)

At St. Albans, the Queen carries out one of her most picturesque traditional...

Selected Originals - ROYAL TRIBUTE TO BRITISH FILMS

Selected Originals - Royal Tribute To British Films (1951)

Material related to newsreel story...

ROYAL NEWS - STEVENAGE

Royal News - Stevenage (1959)

Queen Elizabeth visits new town of Stevenage.

ROYAL NEWS

Royal News (1963)

Queen Mother at Royal Caledonian School, and Princess Margaret at Dockland settlement.

MINISTER OF STATE AT THE BOARD OF TRADE'S VISIT TO STUDIOS

Minister Of State At The Board Of Trade's Visit To Studios (1967)

Minister of Board of Trade...

THANKING YEW FROM MR AND MRS C. FLETCHER

Thanking Yew From Mr And Mrs C. Fletcher (1945)

Comedian Cyril Fletcher and wife Betty Astell...

MURIEL PAVLOW

Muriel Pavlow (1945)

Pathe visits film actress Muriel Pavlow

PRINCES AT THE PRINTER'S

Princes At The Printer's (1953)

Princes Richard and William of Gloucester watch Coronation Programmes...

ROYAL FAMILY AT LEA VALLEY

Royal Family At Lea Valley (1945)

King George VI and his family visit Lea Valley in Hertfordshire.

 QUEEN VISITS ROYAL MASONIC SCHOOL

Queen Visits Royal Masonic School (1955)

Queen Elizabeth II visits Royal Masonic School for girls...