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HONOURED BY THE KING

Honoured By The King (1928)

A popular chief constable policeman from Leeds seen outside Buckingham...

RUBBER WAREHOUSE BLAZE

Rubber Warehouse Blaze (1928)

London's fire fighters put out blaze at warehouse which makes rubber. ...

LONDON'S FLOOD PERIL

London's Flood Peril (1928)

Men work to reinforce the wall of the River Thames as the water rises to...

WALLPAPER FACTORY BLAZE aka WALL PAPER FACTORY BLAZE

Wallpaper Factory Blaze AKA Wall Paper Factory Blaze (1928)

A wallpaper factory blazes and...

A LIFE'S AMBITION REALISED aka A LIFES AMBITION REALISED

A Life's Ambition Realised AKA A Lifes Ambition Realised (1928)

Millionaire Bernhard Baron opens...

THEY'RE ALL SMART

They're All Smart (1928)

Different fire stations compete for the L.C.C.'s 1928 Fire Brigade Challenge...

STILL THEY COME

Still They Come (1929)

An underground gas explosion causes damage to road and property but no lives are...

LONDON'S SMARTEST

London's Smartest (1929)

Men from Dockhead fire station win motor escape competition in 1 minute 34 2/5...

LACROSSE AT EDGEWARE

Lacrosse At Edgeware (1920)

A story showing an energetic men's lacrosse game.

LONDON MOUNTED POLICE DISPLAY

London Mounted Police Display (1920)

London mounted Police give an impressive display of Horsemanship.

500 SPECIAL CONSTABLES  RECEIVE FREEDOM OF THE CITY

500 Special Constables Receive Freedom Of The City (1920)

500 Special Constables receive...

AUSTRALIANS PRACTICE AT LORDS

Australians Practice At Lords (1938)

The Australian cricket team practice at Lord's Cricket Ground.

LINK WITH THE PAST

Link With The Past (1921)

Pensioners drive their old horse drawn cabs through London.

LONDON'S SMARTEST FIRE STATION

London's Smartest Fire Station (1921)

We see men from Knightsbridge fire station being presented with...

MODEL AEROPLANE MEETING

Model Aeroplane Meeting (1921)

An item showing an Aeroplane Derby where people fly their model...

LONDON DOCKERS A BITTER aka A BITTER TASK

London Dockers A Bitter AKA A Bitter Task (1922)

London dockers boycott beer and drink tea instead.

GEORGE COOK

George Cook (1922)

Australian Champion boxer George Cook arrives in London.

FRANCO - BRITISH LAWN TENNIS MATCH

Franco - British Lawn Tennis Match (1922)

Charity tennis match is played at Wimbledon, London.

ENGLAND BEAT FRANCE aka ENGLAND BEATS FRANCE

England Beat France AKA England Beats France (1922)

British team wins athletic meeting against...

A BREATH OF THE MYSTIC EAST

A Breath Of The Mystic East (1922)

Muslim Festival in Southfields, London.

STRENGTH AND SKILL BASKET aka STRENGTH AND SKILL

Strength And Skill Basket AKA Strength And Skill (1922)

Tradesman's sports day in Catford, London.

A ROYAL PROCLAMATION

A Royal Proclamation (1938)

A royal proclamation is read out before a crowd of people. London....

CRAB CAR - HENDON

Crab Car - Hendon (1938)

A look at a car which can drive sideways as well as forwards and backwards....

TURKISH DELEGATES - LONDON

Turkish Delegates - London (1938)

Turkish delegates arrive in London for talks with Government who are...

JEWISH NEW YEAR

Jewish New Year (1922)

Jewish religious festival to welcome in the New Year.

ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL FILMED

St Paul's Cathedral Filmed (1922)

Footage of the interior of St. Paul's Cathedral, London.

LONDON'S LATEST FIRE FLOAT aka 4,000 GALLONS A MINUTE

London's Latest Fire Float AKA 4,000 Gallons A Minute (1922)

London's latest fire float in...

LONDON FASCISTS aka LONDON FASCISTI'S TRIBUTE

London Fascists AKA London Fascisti's Tribute (1922)

Fascist Black Shirts pay tribute to Unknown...

CHEERS AND BOOS

Cheers And Boos (1922)

Massive crowds turn out for the results of the General Election, Trafalgar Square,...

25,000 UNEMPLOYED

25,000 Unemployed (1922)

Thousands of unemployed demonstrators demanding State Maintenance, London.

RUGBY LEAGUE FOOTBALL

Rugby League Football (1922)

Rugby League match at Herne Hill between England and Wales.

FIRST ARMENIAN CHURCH

First Armenian Church (1923)

An elaborate ceremony marks the opening of the first Armenian church in...

WONDERFUL RIDER AND WRITER TOO!

Wonderful Rider And Writer Too! (1923)

An item showing rider Steve Donoghue beginning to write the...

MISS ENGLAND BEATS MLLE FRANCE

Miss England Beats Mlle France (1923)

England beat France in first ladies hockey international in...

SAFETY FIRST: WEMBLEY STADIUM

Safety First: Wembley Stadium (1923)

Bags of sand are put in the stands to test out the safety and...

A PRACTICAL TEST: WEMBLEY

A Practical Test: Wembley (1923)

Synchronised stamping, swaying and sitting tests safety of new Wembley...

ROSES ALL THE WAY

Roses All The Way (1923)

Queen Alexandra makes tour of City and West End of London.

FLAMES GO 60 FEET HIGH

Flames Go 60 Feet High (1923)

A fire in a rubber toy factory produced flames and smoke 60 feet high,...

THE LOUD SPEAKER

The Loud Speaker (1923)

Shots of a loud speaker which is replacing the megaphone at big gatherings.

A TRUNK CALL

A Trunk Call (1923)

Indarini the elephant would rather eat potatoes than listen to her keeper.

27 MIDGET MOTORCYCLES

27 Midget Motorcycles (1923)

Midget motorcycles race from London to Brighton.

GAS AND WATER MAINS EXPLODE

Gas And Water Mains Explode (1923)

A gas and water mains explosion leaves a very large hole in the...

SERVICE - SELF SACRIFICE AND LOYALTY

Service - Self Sacrifice And Loyalty (1923)

The Order of Crusaders, a new secret society, walk in...

SHIRE HORSE SHOW

Shire Horse Show (1924)

Some of the magnificent animals on display at the Shire Horse Show.

CUP FINAL TRAIN SMASH

Cup Final Train Smash (1924)

Four are killed and many injured in a train crash at Euston.

WEST HAM FOOTBALL TEAM

West Ham Football Team (1924)

Great close-up shots of the West Ham football team.

ARCHERY IN FINSBURY

Archery In Finsbury (1938)

Women from all over the world compete in an international archery contest in...

MERTON

Merton (1938)

Two unidentified female hockey teams play against each other at Merton, London. Soundtrack...

MONSTER MARROW FROM STOWMARKET

Monster Marrow From Stowmarket (1938)

It takes two men to lift a giant marrow which has arrived in...

36 TON BOILER FALLS OFF LORRY

36 Ton Boiler Falls Off Lorry (1938)

A 36 ton boiler sits in the middle of the street after falling...