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HOP PICKING AUTOMATION

Hop Picking Automation (1969)

Automated machines replace people - hop picking, Kent.

MR. PICKWICK

Mr. Pickwick (1927)

Marvellous reconstruction of Dickension times with a coach and Victorian costumes.

A DR GRACE IN PETTICOATS

A Dr Grace In Petticoats (1922)

Miss Muriel Maxted playing cricket in Ashford, Kent.

MR WILLIAM HENRY JUBB aka THE MAN WHO WAS ENGLAND

Mr William Henry Jubb AKA The Man Who Was England (1922)

Footage of the hero of the German liner...

SEE THE CONQUERING HERO-INE COMES

See The Conquering Hero-Ine Comes (1930)

Champion golfer Diana Fishwick receives warm welcome and...

"Back In Harness" (1931)

Prince George, Duke of Kent visits event in hall.

CHANNEL CONQUERED AGAIN

Channel Conquered Again (1926)

Mother of two, Mrs. Corson, successfully swims The English Channel.

HOME FOR XMAS & CUTS

Home For Xmas & Cuts (1926)

Prince George on deck of ocean liner - returning home after 2 years service...

SEEING FOR HIMSELF

Seeing For Himself (1927)

Sir Kingsley Wood makes a trip down to the Kent hop fields.

BRAVE AUDREY - ASHFORD

Brave Audrey - Ashford (1938)

13 year old Audrey Clark tells how she saved the life of two boys in a...

THE CHANNEL CONQUERED AGAIN

The Channel Conquered Again (1923)

A happy Henry Sullivan arrives in Dover after having swum the...

ADMIRAL CHURCHILL

Admiral Churchill (1946)

Winston Churchill receives the Freedom of the Cinque Ports. Dover, Kent.

Selected Originals - DANISH KING AT CANTERBURY

Selected Originals - Danish King At Canterbury (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story 'Danish...

BANANAS

Bananas (1949)

Mr Cook grows his own bananas in a greenhouse. Hextable, Kent.

FLYING BOAT IN FLIGHT

Flying Boat In Flight (1934)

Various shots of a British Flying Boat - Duke of Kent made an Honorary...

KING FEISAL IN UK

King Feisal In UK (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/71 - King Feisal arrives in UK.

ADMIRAL  CHURCHILL  VISITS  DOVER CASTLE.

Admiral Churchill Visits Dover Castle. (1946)

Churchill receives the Freedom of the Cinque...

CHURCHILL'S HOUSE aka EXTERIOR CHURCHILL's HOUSE

Churchill's House AKA Exterior Churchill's House (1948)

Exterior view of Churchill's House

FOLKESTONE - CARPENTIER LEAVES FOR FRANCE

Folkestone - Carpentier Leaves For France (1910-1919)

Footage of the boxer Carpentier leaving for...

WELCOME TO ENGLAND

Welcome To England (1934)

Future wife of Prince George, Princess Marina of Greece, has arrived to...

PRINCE GEORGE AND PRINCESS MARINA

Prince George And Princess Marina (1934)

Prince George Duke of Kent and Princess Marina Duchess of...

CHANNEL SWIMMERS ROMANCE

Channel Swimmers Romance (1930)

Swimmers Mercedes Gleitze and Patrick Carey get married in Dover.

ROYAL VISITORS Beware - other items share this title

Royal Visitors Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

King and Queen of Siam arrive to...

KING PETER OF YUGOSLAVIA IN BRITAIN

King Peter Of Yugoslavia In Britain (1941)

Prince George, Duke of Kent, greets King Peter of...

MR BEVIN GOES TO MOSCOW

Mr Bevin Goes To Moscow (1945)

Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin leaving for Moscow to discuss atom bomb...

GOVERNMENT HOLDS GRAVESEND AFTER CLOSE FIGHT

Government Holds Gravesend After Close Fight (1947)

Sir Richard Acland wins a by-election for...

MISS MARWELL ABRAHAMSON IN TRAINING FOR CHANNEL SWIM

Miss Marwell Abrahamson In Training For Channel Swim (1937)

Miss Marwell Abrahamson in training...

EVERYBODYS DOING IT NOW aka EVERYBODY'S DOING IT NOW & CUTS

Everybodys Doing It Now AKA Everybody's Doing It Now & Cuts (1926)

Mr. Derham of Southend swims...

THE £250 HOUSE

The £250 House (1927)

Neville Chamberlain inaugurates some modern bungalows.

QUEEN OF ALL MAY QUEENS

Queen Of All May Queens (1927)

May Queen celebrations

CHANNEL CONQUERED AGAIN

Channel Conquered Again (1927)

The swimmer E.H.Temme receives an enthusiastic welcome from family and...

BEATEN ONLY BY THE COLD

Beaten Only By The Cold (1927)

Plenty of grease and good luck for Mrs. Corson, setting off on a channel...

BOY SCOUTS FUND LAUNCHED BY DUKE OF KENT

Boy Scouts Fund Launched By Duke Of Kent (1938)

The Duke of Kent gives flags to King Scouts in...

BROADBENT ARRIVES AT LYMPNE

Broadbent Arrives At Lympne (1938)

Jim Broadbent poses beside his plane after flying 10,000 miles from...

DOVER ANTI WASTE

Dover Anti Waste (1921)

Sir Thomas Polson, the "Anti-Waste" candidate is cheered by the crowd after he...

CYCLING THE CHANNEL

Cycling The Channel (1921)

We see Mr H. A. Rigby cycling towards the shore after his 12 hour journey...

A MODERN DIANA

A Modern Diana (1921)

We see Miss Betty Lawes with the hunting hounds she is in charge of.

JAPANESE TRAINING SQUADRON ARRIVES

Japanese Training Squadron Arrives (1921)

Prince Asaakira of Kuni arrives on the Idzumo as part of...

FESTIVE SEASON HUNT

Festive Season Hunt (1921)

Hunting in the Christmas season with the Royal Artillery Pack.

PRINCE GEORGE INAUGURATES NEW ZEEBRUGGE TRAIN FERRY SERVICE

Prince George Inaugurates New Zeebrugge Train Ferry Service (1924)

Prince George, Duke of Kent,...

STATE VISIT OF KING OF ITALY

State Visit Of King Of Italy (1924)

The King and Queen of Italy arrive in Britain.

GIRL'S GREAT CHANNEL SWIM

Girl's Great Channel Swim (1924)

American, Clarabelle Barratt, attempts to swim the Channel.

ENGLAND V THE REST OF EUROPE AT HIGHBURY

England V The Rest Of Europe At Highbury (1938)

England take on the rest of Europe at a football...

CHANNEL SWIMMERS MEMORIAL

Channel Swimmers Memorial (1925)

Memorial to Captain Webb is unveiled on occasion of 50th anniversary...

THE MAIMUNAH

The Maimunah (1925)

H.H. The Ranee Margaret launches 'The Maimunah' in Faversham, Kent.

THE MAIMUNAH

The Maimunah (1925)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for THE MAIMUNAH in G 1235.

DUKE OF KENT'S COLT 'DHOTI'

Duke Of Kent's Colt 'dhoti' (1939)

Footage of the Duke of Kent's race horse arriving in Melbourne,...

H.M. THE KING

H.M. The King (1926)

King George V reviews the Royal Engineers.

DICKENS' HOUSE COMES UNDER THE HAMMER

Dickens' House Comes Under The Hammer (1949)

The house once lived in by Charles Dickens in Kent is...

OPEN GOLF - BRADSHAW UNLUCKY TO LOSE

Open Golf - Bradshaw Unlucky To Lose (1949)

Bobby Locke wins play off with Henry Bradshaw at win...