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ART COMES TO OXFORD STREET

Art Comes To Oxford Street (1948)

Modern Art exhibition at Oxford Street, London.

WORST FOG IN MEMORY

Worst Fog In Memory (1948)

Severe fog hits London - traffic in chaos.

BEAUTY COMPETITION  aka PATHE'S BEAUTY COMPETITION

Beauty Competition AKA Pathe's Beauty Competition (1920)

An item showing some of the young...

OUT OF TUNE

Out Of Tune (1920)

The bells at the Royal Exchange, London, are taken down for re-casting.

AMERICAN TROTTERS

American Trotters (1920)

Sale of imported horses in Edgware, London.

OUTSIDE ONLY

Outside Only (1922)

Canopy's fitted to the top deck of London buses, London.

VATICAN CHOIR IN LONDON aka THE WONDER SINGERS

Vatican Choir In London AKA The Wonder Singers (1922)

The Vatican Choir in London.

LONDON'S BIGGEST BLAZE

London's Biggest Blaze (1924)

Firemen fight a warehouse fire from a river barge.

FIRE AT GROSVENOR HOUSE

Fire At Grosvenor House (1919)

Fireman continue working to put out the last of the blaze that destroyed...

WORLD'S SECOND LARGEST FLAGPOLE ERECTED

World's Second Largest Flagpole Erected (1919)

Workmen make adjustments as a flagpole is slowly...

Selected Originals - SPECIAL - FRIGIDAIRE COMMERCIAL SALES CONVENTION 1952

Selected Originals - Special - Frigidaire Commercial Sales Convention 1952 (1952)

Material...

Selected Originals - WIMBLEDON

Selected Originals - Wimbledon (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "Wimbledon" - 52/54

Selected Originals - LONDON'S LAST TRAM

Selected Originals - London's Last Tram (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "London's Last...

CROWN JEWELS FILMED

Crown Jewels Filmed (1952)

Great close up shots of the British Crown jewels.

FUN AND GAMES  - BATTERSEA FUN FAIR

Fun And Games - Battersea Fun Fair (1953)

Battersea pleasure gardens at Bank Holiday time.

ALL THAT GLITTERS aka ALL THAT GUTTERS

All That Glitters AKA All That Gutters (1957)

The Royal Mint is making golden sovereigns again.

FIRST ON THE SCENE ... FIRST ON THE SCREEN!

First On The Scene ... First On The Screen! (1930-1931)

Pathe film night time fire in fog bound London....

NEW LIFE FOR ANY OLD IRON

New Life For Any Old Iron (1951)

A new process of de-rusting used in Pimlico plant.

BIG FIRE IN STEPNEY

Big Fire In Stepney (1951)

Nearly 200 London firemen are called out to deal with a fire at a warehouse.

EVERY MAN TO HIS TASTE

Every Man To His Taste (1950)

Experts taste new wines. London Bridge.

FASHION PREVIEW

Fashion Preview (1957)

New fashion trends from Paris created exclusively for Pathe.

NEWS IN FLASHES - LONDON

News In Flashes - London (1950)

Models show off the latest headwear fashion - the Transformette.

COMMUNITY SINGING'S GREATEST TRIUMPH

Community Singing's Greatest Triumph (1926)

40,000 Fulham football fans sing along to a brass band. ...

EMBANKMENT

Embankment (1950)

Art exhibition is held on the Embankment, London.

A BUS MANS HOLIDAY aka A BUSMAN'S HOLIDAY

A Bus Mans Holiday AKA A Busman's Holiday (1926)

A party of Canadian teachers visit University...

MOTOR NEWS - PIONEER MOTORCYCLE RALLY

Motor News - Pioneer Motorcycle Rally (1955)

Old time motorcycles take the London to Brighton road...

MONSTER LORRYLOAD

Monster Lorryload (1955)

A 100 ton, 100 foot pressure vessel passes through London.

FOWL PLAY

Fowl Play (1955)

Birds of a feather flock together to Olympia for the National Poultry Show.

CURVES FOR THE OFFICE

Curves For The Office (1965)

Various shots of new circular building being built near Kingsway in London

TRAIN OF TOMORROW

Train Of Tomorrow (1964)

New design of railway coaches are put on show - they are built for increased...

PIGGYBACK PETROL

Piggyback Petrol (1964)

A new system for transferring oil tanks from railway trucks to lorries is...

PAINT BEATS FIRE

Paint Beats Fire (1963)

New fire resisting process demonstrated to public.

DOCKSIDE DEFENCE

Dockside Defence (1963)

Home Counties Fire Services combine in spectacular display at London's docks.

PICK YOUR BIRD!

Pick Your Bird! (1963)

Item showing turkeys in Smithfield market. London.

Selected Originals - THE NATION MOURNS

Selected Originals - The Nation Mourns (1965)

Material relating to newsreel story "The Nation...

BATS - ABOUT TURN!

Bats - About Turn! (1966)

Closer look at bats - London zoo.

DECIMAL CURRENCY

Decimal Currency (1967)

London supermarket coverts to decimal currency.

GOOD FOR TRAVEL - NEW MINI HYDROFOIL

Good For Travel - New Mini Hydrofoil (1966)

High speed mini hydrofoil tested on the river Thames.

PLASTIC BRICKS

Plastic Bricks (1967)

Plastic bricks are used to build houses. London.

DIAMOND INTERNATIONAL AWARDS

Diamond International Awards (1967)

Expensive jewellery of modern design.

ULTRASONIC TORCH

Ultrasonic Torch (1968)

New invention to help blind people - an ultrasonic torch replaces white stick.

CAMPING EXHIBITION

Camping Exhibition (1968)

Exhibition of camping equipment at Olympia.

LONDON BRIDGE DEMOLITION aka LONDON BRIDGE FOR SALE

London Bridge Demolition AKA London Bridge For Sale (1968)

London Bridge is demolished to be...

LONDON BRIDGE

London Bridge (1968)

London Bridge is dismantled so it can be shipped to America.

POUR ON FLOORS

Pour On Floors (1968)

Demonstration of new pour on flooring called 'Carazzo'. London.

BABY BEAR

Baby Bear (1969)

A cute baby bear cub makes her first appearance at London Zoo.

CLEANING BUCKINGHAM PALACE

Cleaning Buckingham Palace (1970)

Footage of Buckingham Palace being cleaned. London.

BY THE NARROWEST OF MARGINS

By The Narrowest Of Margins (1929)

Rugby - Ireland just beat England at Twickenham.

LONDON aka YOUR WORLD IN NINE MINUTES

London AKA Your World In Nine Minutes (1947)

The Statue of Eros is returned to London's Piccadilly...

LOOK WHO'S HERE!

Look Who's Here! (1951)

South African penguins welcome new baby in London zoo.