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CONVEYOR-BELT CONFECTIONERS

Conveyor-Belt Confectioners (1967)

We see sweets being made at this factory in Bury.

FATAL TRAIN CRASH NEAR WARRINGTON

Fatal Train Crash Near Warrington (1934)

Fast London to Blackpool train collided with a local motor...

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1935)

Great Blackpool illuminations on show.

MODEL YACHT RACING AT FLEETWOOD

Model Yacht Racing At Fleetwood (1937)

Norway wins the model yacht racing at Fleetwood, Lancashire.

RUGBY LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL - ENGLAND V FRANCE

Rugby League International - England V France (1939)

Footage of rugby league match between in...

BIKE TESTS FOR CHILDREN aka BICYCLE TESTS

Bike Tests For Children AKA Bicycle Tests (1939)

Policeman test school children's bicycles for...

FLEETWOOD aka LADIES BOWLING TOURNAMENT

Fleetwood AKA Ladies Bowling Tournament (1939)

Women's bowling competition in Fleetwood in...

NEW PAINT FOR BLACKPOOL TOWER

New Paint For Blackpool Tower (1939)

Footage of the Blackpool Tower being painted - Lancashire.

LADIES FOOTBALL IN BLACKPOOL

Ladies Football In Blackpool (1937)

Ladies football match between England and France.

RUGBY LEAGUE SEASON - SWINTON V. LIVERPOOL STANLEY

Rugby League Season - Swinton V. Liverpool Stanley (1937)

Rugby - Swinton beats Liverpool Stanley...

HEAVYWEIGHT WRESTLING AT MANCHESTER

Heavyweight Wrestling At Manchester (1937)

Wrestling match at Manchester.

WE'RE GOING TO HAVE OUR CARNIVAL - RAIN OR NO RAIN

We're Going To Have Our Carnival - Rain Or No Rain (1927)

The crowds turn out for the parade in...

HOME IN TRIUMPH

Home In Triumph (1928)

Triumphant football team, Blackburn Rovers, get a brilliant reception from massive...

GUTTED IN A FEW HOURS

Gutted In A Few Hours (1928)

A three storey building in Salford is completely destroyed by fire. ...

BURNING RUBBER DUMP

Burning Rubber Dump (1938)

Firemen work to put out a burning rubber dump in Manchester.

STEEPLE JACKS aka NERVES OF STEEL

Steeple Jacks AKA Nerves Of Steel (1922)

Steeplejack carry out maintenance work on large factory...

SEE THE CONQUERING HEROES - BOLTON

See The Conquering Heroes - Bolton (1923)

The victorious Bolton football team returns home to...

TERRIBLE RAIL DISASTER - LYTHAM LIVERPOOL - BLACKPOOL EXPRESS CRASH

Terrible Rail Disaster - Lytham Liverpool - Blackpool Express Crash (1924)

Pictures of...

BATTLE OF THE ROSES

Battle Of The Roses (1925)

Yorkshire take on Lancashire at cricket. Manchester.

THE DOG DERBY

The Dog Derby (1922)

Owners prepare their dogs for Dog Derby in Altcar.

...... S'EASY

...... S'easy (1925)

Three chimney stacks are purposely demolished in Bolton, Lancashire.

FLEETWOOD

Fleetwood (1939)

Footage of model yacht race in Fleetwood, Lancashire.

SCOTLAND STILL SUPREME

Scotland Still Supreme (1926)

Scotland beat England at football.

FUN AND GAMES - HOLIDAY CROWDS AT BLACKPOOL

Fun And Games - Holiday Crowds At Blackpool (1953)

Blackpool beach and promenade during the Bank...

MANY KILLED IN TRAIN WRECK

Many Killed In Train Wreck (1951)

A train crash kills several people and injures many more in Weedon,...

OLDEST RAILWAY STATION

Oldest Railway Station (1939)

The oldest railway station in the world.

CHURCH WITH SPIRE AND TOWER

Church With Spire And Tower (1940)

A look at a church in Ormskirk which has both a spire and a tower....

EUROPES FIRST GREYHOUND RACING TRACK aka EUROPE'S 1ST GREYHOUND RACING TRACK

Europes First Greyhound Racing Track AKA Europe's 1st Greyhound Racing Track (1926)

First...

MANCHESTER aka NEW GIANT BOILER FITTED - MANCHESTER FACTORY

Manchester AKA New Giant Boiler Fitted - Manchester Factory (1936)

A huge boiler is lifted into...

LANCASHIRE COTTON MILL

Lancashire Cotton Mill (1947)

Various shots inside a cotton mill, Lancashire.

 MORECAMBE ILLUMINATIONS

Morecambe Illuminations (1951)

Night shots of seafront illuminations at Morecambe.

 HELICOPTER - MOBILE FLOAT

Helicopter - Mobile Float (1958)

A helicopter demonstrates a floating landing platform for use in...

BABY CONTEST

Baby Contest (1961)

Toddlers from Fleetwood in Lancashire compete in a Beautiful Baby contest at the...

VIEWS FROM A TRAIN

Views From A Train (1970-1979)

Travel shots from windows of train showing industrial decay in Lancashire.

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1970-1979)

Travel shots from car driving along the road through Blackpool...

BURNLEY

Burnley (1930-1939)

Various shots of football match presumably featuring Burnley.

BATTLE OF THE ROSES

Battle Of The Roses (1925)

Yorkshire take on Lancashire at cricket. Manchester.

CRICKET - LANCS V. YORKS

Cricket - Lancs V. Yorks (1910-1919)

Cricket match between Lancashire and Yorkshire.

LANCASHIRE CRICKET TEAM

Lancashire Cricket Team (1920-1929)

Lancashire team pose for a group photograph.

TERRITORIAL ARMY CAMP aka FUN IN CAMP

Territorial Army Camp AKA Fun In Camp (1920)

Male soldiers from East Lancashire Divisional...

HUMBUGS

Humbugs (1967)

Fascinating story shows how humbug sweeties are made at a factory.

THE TIDE IS TURNING!

The Tide Is Turning! (1931)

Great shots of a busy textile mill in Lancashire.

MANCHESTER - RAILWAY QUEEN LNER

Manchester - Railway Queen Lner (1937)

New Railway Queen is crowned in Manchester.

OUR GRACIE COMES HOME

Our Gracie Comes Home (1941)

Huge crowds welcome singer Gracie Fields home to Rochdale, Lancashire.

EVERYBODY WILL BE FLYING SOON & CUTS

Everybody Will Be Flying Soon & Cuts (1926)

Inventor (unsuccessfully) tests human bird device, early...

FAITH OF OUR FATHERS

Faith Of Our Fathers (1927)

Children from Sunday schools parade in the streets at Whitsuntide.

SAMUEL CROMPTON CENTENARY IN BOLTON

Samuel Crompton Centenary In Bolton (1927)

A parade in memory of Samuel Crompton at Bolton.

RACING BORZOIS NEXT?

Racing Borzois Next? (1927)

Greyhound racing is challenging by racing borzois.

KING FEISAL VISIT TO MANCHESTER

King Feisal Visit To Manchester (1927)

King Feisal is seen on board a ship in Manchester.

HONOURS EVEN - BURY

Honours Even - Bury (1928)

Bury and Manchester United draw in this football match.