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SOAP BOX DERBY

Soap Box Derby (1952)

Children race small go karts down hill in Leighton Buzzard.

BEDFORDSHIRE - FARMER WITH COURAGE

Bedfordshire - Farmer With Courage (1957)

Farmer who lost both legs in an accident still works on his...

JANE AND PETT

Jane And Pett (1945)

Very saucy story where 'Jane' (Christabel Leighton Porter) undresses for artist...

SCOTCH EXPRESS WRECKED

Scotch Express Wrecked (1931)

Steam train 'The Royal Scot' crashes in Bedfordshire killing 6.

FRENCH STREAMLINED RAIL-CAR NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

French Streamlined Rail-Car News In A Nutshell (1935)

French streamline train with pneumatic tyres...

PRIZE DAY ON H.M.S. WORCESTER

Prize Day On HMS Worcester (1937)

Admiral Edward Evans presents cadets of HMS 'Worcester' with...

'BOMB MAN' INTERVIEWED

'bomb Man' Interviewed (1940)

Mr Fredrick Leighton-Morris was fined for removing a bomb from a...

RENTS RAISE PROTEST

Rents Raise Protest (1960)

Stepney and St. Pancras tenants protest against rent increases.

MODEL CARS

Model Cars (1950)

Footage of model cars in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.

SOAP BOX DERBY

Soap Box Derby (1951)

Footage of soap box derby race in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.

MIDLANDS WELCOME THE STARS

Midlands Welcome The Stars (1950-1959)

The opening of A.B.C. cinema in Birmingham

BARGE RESTAURANT

Barge Restaurant (1964)

A barge named Pretoria is salvaged in Suffolk and taken to London where it is...

WAS IT CRICKET?

Was It Cricket? (1960)

Celebrities play cricket against local team to raise money for boys' clubs. ...

TRANSPORT MAKES NEWS

Transport Makes News (1964)

Giant Side Loading lorry, Railway loco 'Mallard' and Professor Piccard's...

WAS IT CRICKET?

Was It Cricket? (1960)

Celebrities play cricket against local team to raise money for boys' clubs. ...

MINISTER OF SUPPLY VISITS TROSTRE WORKS

Minister Of Supply Visits Trostre Works (1952)

Members of the Iron and Steel Institute visit a...

SHOW-BIZ AWARDS

Show-Biz Awards (1960)

Stars receiving awards at the Variety Club luncheon include Bruce Forsyth and...

COIFFEUR QUEEN OF 1969

Coiffeur Queen Of 1969 (1969)

Good footage of 60s hairdressing at contest to decide 'Coiffeur Queen' of...

 EVENING STANDARD THEATRE AWARDS FOR DRAMA

Evening Standard Theatre Awards For Drama (1956)

Richard Burton, Dorothy Tutin & Stephen Mitchell...

SPOT THE STARS - A NEW PARLOUR GAME

Spot The Stars - A New Parlour Game (1948-1959)

Cinematic guessing game - various film stars are seen -...

THIS WAS YESTERDAY - reel 5

This Was Yesterday - Reel 5 (1955)

Fantastic look back at entertainers, celebrities, theatrical...

THIS WAS YESTERDAY - reel 4

This Was Yesterday - Reel 4 (1955)

Fantastic look back at entertainers, celebrities, theatrical...

TONIGHT IN BRITAIN - USA VERSION - reel 1

Tonight In Britain - USA Version - Reel 1 (1953)

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs,...

TONIGHT IN BRITAIN - reel 1

Tonight In Britain - Reel 1 (1953)

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs, cabarets,...