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CORNERING AT SPEED

Cornering At Speed (1923)

A side car race involves the passenger leaning out as far as possible when...

KING'S FERRY MEDWAY BOOM DEFENCE RAFTS

King's Ferry Medway Boom Defence Rafts (1923)

A diver goes into the river to help construct defence...

TYNWALD DAY

Tynwald Day (1928)

The Isle of Man celebrates the opening of her parliament and the reading of the Island...

DUNLOP RELIABILITY TRIALS aka DUNLOP CUP

Dunlop Reliability Trials AKA Dunlop Cup (1922)

Dunlop motorcycle trials (Isle of Man?).

READING THE MANX LAWS aka TYNALD DAY

Reading The Manx Laws AKA Tynald Day (1922)

Ancient ceremony of reading the Manx Laws on Tynwald...

SETTING THE THAMES ON FIRE aka SETTING THE THAMES NO FIRE

Setting The Thames On Fire AKA Setting The Thames No Fire (1929)

2,500 gallons of petrol are...

JUNIOR TOURIST TROPHY

Junior Tourist Trophy (1926)

Motorcycling races around Isle of Man.

ISLE OF MAN

Isle Of Man (1946)

Kenneth Bills wins the Isle of Man Grand Prix.

NUDISTS GET A ROCKET

Nudists Get A Rocket (1963)

French launch a four stage space rocket from the nudists paradise island.

ISLE OF MAN SPORTS GALA

Isle Of Man Sports Gala (1946)

Sporting personalities meet and greet on Isle of Man.

SS ORSOVA SEA TRIALS

SS Orsova Sea Trials (1954)

Shots of Orsova at sea.

BUDAPEST LIGHTS UP

Budapest Lights Up (1962)

Electricians install lights around the Parliament building. Margaret Isle...

VENTNOR CARNIVAL

Ventnor Carnival (1900-1913)

Footage of carnival procession on the Isle of Wight.

RADAR BEATS MANX FOG

Radar Beats Manx Fog (1948)

Radar at work on the seas.

OLD BILL aka HISTORIC TRANSPORT duplicate transfer

Old Bill AKA Historic Transport Duplicate Transfer (1960)

A 1910 bus that became a troop carrier...

TIGER IN BATH

Tiger In Bath (1962)

There's a tiger at Sandown Zoo who loves his daily bath.

GIBRALTAR aka LAS PALMAS, aka LOS PALMAS beware - other Colour Pics share this...

Gibraltar AKA Las Palmas, AKA Los Palmas Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This... (1963)

An...

CARISBROOKE CASTLE DONKEYS aka DONKEY WHEEL, aka CARISBROOKE DONKEYS

Carisbrooke Castle Donkeys AKA Donkey Wheel, AKA Carisbrooke Donkeys (1963)

At Carisbrooke...

CUSHION CRAFT

Cushion Craft (1963)

An item about the first hovercraft to be bought by a commercial firm.

"It's An Old Manx Custom" (1930)

Celebrations in the Isle of Man at the opening of their Parliament -...

THE MANNIN BEG

The Mannin Beg (1934)

Norman Black wins The Mannin Beg car race in Douglas, Isle of White.

SENIOR TOURIST TROPHY

Senior Tourist Trophy (1931)

Percy Hunt wins Isle of Man Senior TT, having just won the Junior version...

YACHTING AT COWES

Yachting At Cowes (1937)

People enjoy yachting at Cowes, Isle of White.

JUNIOR MANX GRAND PRIX

Junior Manx Grand Prix (1937)

Cann from Leicester wins the Junior Manx Grand Prix motorcycle race at...

THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

There's No Place Like Home (1927)

Crowds greet the liner 'Alberic' arriving at the Isle of Man.

TO HONEYMOON BY STEAMER

To Honeymoon By Steamer (1928)

Honourable James Bertie and his bride leave for their honeymoon on a...

EVE HELPS THE FLOWER HARVEST

Eve Helps The Flower Harvest (1932)

Various shots of a flower harvest in the Scilly Isles. Flowers...

NERVE AND SKILL

Nerve And Skill (1922)

J. Chassagne wins car race on the Isle of man in wet conditions.

NERVE SKILL aka NERVE & SKILL

Nerve Skill AKA Nerve & Skill (1922)

J. Chassagne wins car race on the Isle of man in wet conditions.

HARD EARNINGS HARD SPENDERS

Hard Earnings Hard Spenders (1922)

Footage of people queuing for the ferry for the Isle of Man,...

THE PETROL DERBY

The Petrol Derby (1924)

Motorcycle speed racing on the Isle of Man.

THE UNDERSEA BATTLESHIP ARRIVES

The Undersea Battleship Arrives (1925)

Footage of the X1, the largest submarine in the world. Isle...

TYNWALD DAY

Tynwald Day (1925)

Officials from Douglas, Isle of Man, proclaim Assembly of Parliament on Tynwald Day.

YACHTING - COWES

Yachting - Cowes (1938)

Yachts sail around the coast of the Isle of Wight at Cowes.

OFF TO DEVILS ISLE aka OFF TO DEVIL'S ISLE & CUTS

Off To Devils Isle AKA Off To Devil's Isle & Cuts (1926)

Hundred of convicts leave France in...

THE WORLD AND ITS PEOPLE

The World And Its People (1935)

Mind-boggling item works out areas that the entire population of the...

30,000 MAROONED BY COLLISION

30,000 Marooned By Collision (1922)

People from the Isle of Sheppey have to find alternative means of...

Selected Originals - GEOFF DUKE DOES IT AGAIN

Selected Originals - Geoff Duke Does It Again (1952)

Material relating to the newsreel story "Geoff...

WINDMILL issue title WAGGERS AND JOKERS

Windmill Issue Title Waggers And Jokers (1936)

A windmill on the Isle of Thanet that has been...

HUNTING DRAGON ISLAND

Hunting Dragon Island (1936)

The komodo dragon is caught and taken away to the zoo. Komodo Isle, Malay...

RECULVERS issue title OUT OF THE WAY

Reculvers Issue Title Out Of The Way (1938)

A look at ancient Roman fort of Reculvers on north Kent...

TOBORMORY - MULL

Tobormory - Mull (1939)

A short travelogue style film of Tobormory.

ISLE OF WIGHT BIGGEST HOVERCRAFT

Isle Of Wight Biggest Hovercraft (1967)

The World's biggest hovercraft - the SRN4 - at the Isle of...

HELICOPTER EXERCISE

Helicopter Exercise (1968)

Paratroops dropped by helicopter in invasion exercise on the Isle of Wight.

SHEEP CRAG

Sheep Crag (1949)

Sheep are sent to bigger islands to graze during winter and returned to Isle of Papa in...

LOBSTER FISHING

Lobster Fishing (1949)

Working day of lobster fisherman, Mr Jack Comben.

NOSE SUN PROTECTORS aka NOSE HATS

Nose Sun Protectors AKA Nose Hats (1949)

Girls place little paper hats on their noses while...

HYDROFIN

Hydrofin (1950)

Footage of new boat the hydrofin being demonstrated, Cowes, Isle of Wight.

EVICTION OF SCHOOL TEACHER

Eviction Of School Teacher (1947)

A teacher is ordered to leave her home as it is required for a farm...

FLYING BOAT CRASH

Flying Boat Crash (1957)

Item showing wreckage of crashed flying boat on the Isle of Wight.