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MR. PAINLEVE RECEIVES DEGREE

Mr. Painleve Receives Degree (1927)

M. Painleve, French War Minister is awarded a degree.

"Toll For The Brave" (1925)

Footage of the M.1 submarine is shown in memory of its crew.

"Toll For The Brave" (1925)

Footage of the M.1 submarine is shown in memory of its crew. Green tinted.

MOTORWAY MACHINES

Motorway Machines (1965)

The large machines used to make modern motorways, M1 - Leicester.

M VENIZELOS LONDON

M Venizelos London (1921)

Greek Statesman Eleutherios Venizelos poses with his wife Helena Schilizzi on...

VERTICAL FLIGHT SOON?

Vertical Flight Soon? (1923)

M. Pescarra hovers above the ground in new helicopter.

MOTORWAY AT LAST

Motorway At Last (1959)

Travelling brand new motorway between London and Birmingham.

M1 MOTORWAY AT NIGHT

M1 Motorway At Night (1962)

Various sections of the M1 motorway

TURNER PAINTINGS

Turner Paintings (1970-1979)

Various close up shots of paintings by John Turner - lots of sunsets and ships...

RED MARLEY HILL CLIMB NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Red Marley Hill Climb News In A Nutshell (1935)

Motor cycle hill climbing competition at Red Marley...

H.M.S. CALEDONIA HAS BUSY DAYS ABOARD

HMS Caledonia Has Busy Days Aboard (1937)

Navy Cadets at training on H.M.S. Caledonia.

£6,000,000 WARSHIP

£6,000,000 Warship (1921)

Various shots of HMS (H.M.S) Hood, the £6,000,000 warship.

ENGLAND'S FIRST PROHIBITIONIST M.P.

England's First Prohibitionist M.P. (1923)

Mr S. M. Holden addresses the crowds in his attempt to...

PERSEVERANCE REWARDED

Perseverance Rewarded (1924)

Monsieur Pescarra - pioneer of vertical flight - demonstrates his...

THE NAVY'S LAST TRIBUTE

The Navy's Last Tribute (1925)

The navy pays tribute to the men lost on M.1 submarine by dropping...

HEYWOOD, LANCS

Heywood, Lancs (1946)

F. M. Rist wins the motorcycle race over the rough course at Heywood in Lancashire.

THE AIR TAXI

The Air Taxi (1923)

M. Becheler gets into trouble with the police when he parks his aeroplane in a taxi...

PARIS WIDENS HER

Paris Widens Her "Charing X" Bridge! (1931)

French Minister of Public Works Deligne opens widened...

MOTORWAY OPEN SOON

Motorway Open Soon (1959)

Minister of Transport, Harold Watkinson, inspects new London - Birmingham...

LONDON aka EXTENSION OF CHISWICK FLYOVER OPENED

London AKA Extension Of Chiswick Flyover Opened (1964)

An extension of the Chiswick flyover (part...

HIGHWAY IN THE SKY

Highway In The Sky (1968)

Item showing Western Avenue bridge extension under construction. London.

BABY ELEPHANTS

Baby Elephants (1969)

50 year-old elephant fosters three young calfs. Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire.

LOTT AND STOEFEN - TENNIS

Lott And Stoefen - Tennis (1934)

Doubles tennis match featuring Lott and Stoefen.

A RECORD FLIGHT

A Record Flight (1911)

Shots of French aviator Prier with his plane.

HMS IMPLACABLE

HMS Implacable (1949)

Model of ship HMS 'Implacable'.

THEIR FIRST MATCH OF THE TOUR and cuts

Their First Match Of The Tour And Cuts (1926)

Cricket match between Australians and "Minor...

FRENCH MILLIONAIRE BUILDS NEW 'VERSAILLES'

French Millionaire Builds New 'versailles' (1960)

French millionaire M Rethore builds replica of...

PROTEST AT MOTORWAY SPEED LIMIT

Protest At Motorway Speed Limit (1966)

Motorists protest against 70 mph speed limit on motorways.

TRAFFIC AND ROAD SCENES

Traffic And Road Scenes (1970-1979)

Travel shot from car driving onto the M1 motorway.

M1 EXTENSION UNDER CONSTRUCTION

M1 Extension Under Construction (1966)

Tippers, bulldozers & workers during early stages of levelling...

A LITTLE BEDRAGGLED FLAG

A Little Bedraggled Flag (1932)

Yes - it is a shot of a little bedraggled flag - marking the place...

PICTURESQUE SOCIETY WEDDING

Picturesque Society Wedding (1933)

Wedding at St Margaret's Church with Guard of Honour from the 11th...

"His Wireless Castle" (1925)

Mr R. M. Ford refuses admission to post officials on domiciliary visit to...

THE NAVY BOWS ITS HEAD

The Navy Bows Its Head (1932)

Royal Navy attend remembrance service for dead of M2 submarine, then...

GOATS aka GOAT ON ROOF or GOAT FARM

Goats AKA Goat On Roof Or Goat Farm (1963)

An item about goats - they are bred for their milk and to...

CUSTOMS SCHOOL beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Customs School Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1966)

Trainee customs officials...

FIRE FLOAT

Fire Float "Takes A Ride"! (1932)

A boat used to pump water on fires is lifted from the river and...

A PICTURE COMES TO LIFE

A Picture Comes To Life (1933)

Scenes from the wedding of Commander M S Saunders and Miss E Culme...

A NOVEL LAUNCH

A Novel Launch (1930)

The warship HMS Bulldog is launched - fully equipped - from Newcastle-on-Tyne.

WHITER - FRANCE

Whiter - France (1934)

France is to form a new government after Stavisky affair & following riots.

REVIEW OF GLASGOW POLICE

Review Of Glasgow Police (1934)

Inspector of Constabulary, Brigadier General Dugeon inspecting Glasgow...

NEW STERN FOR HMS RENOWN NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

New Stern For HMS Renown News In A Nutshell (1935)

New stern for HMS Renown is shipped from...

THE PERIL FROM THE AIR

The Peril From The Air (1935)

Speech by Sir John Simon: the Anglo-French conversations and threats of...

HMS RENOWN ARRIVES AT PORTSMOUTH NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

HMS Renown Arrives At Portsmouth News In A Nutshell (1935)

HMS Renown comes into harbour for...

GLASGOW POLICE INSPECTION

Glasgow Police Inspection (1935)

Brigadier General R. M. Dudgeon inspects all divisions of Glasgow's...

H.M.A.S. SYDNEY LEAVES THE TYNE

H.M.A.S. Sydney Leaves The Tyne (1935)

H.M.A.S. "Sydney" leave the river Tyne to return to Australia....

THROUGH THE MIST

Through The Mist (1935)

The Home fleet leaves in the mist for a Spring cruise. Location of events...

DUBLIN TO - DROGHEDA

Dublin To - Drogheda (1936)

M. Clinton wins the Dublin to Drogheda cycling race. Eire, Southern...

A WHILE YOU WAIT FROCK

A While You Wait Frock (1923)

A woman is dressed in lighting time by M. Alphonse Berg who pins a piece...

CARING FOR CASUALTIES

Caring For Casualties (1941)

The Royal Army Medical Corps demonstrate how they care for casualties in...