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CARAVAN HOLIDAY  aka FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD

Caravan Holiday AKA Far From The Madding Crowd (1920)

An idyllic item showing people on a...

FROM MAIDSTONE TO MADRID aka  FROM MAINDSTONE TO MADRID

From Maidstone To Madrid AKA From Maindstone To Madrid (1922)

British built buses are exported...

GRACIE FIELDS - MAIDSTONE

Gracie Fields - Maidstone (1938)

Gracie Fields christens a baby elephant 'Sally' at Maidstone in Kent.

EVERY GOOD DOG HAS ...

Every Good Dog Has ... (1924)

Dogs on show at the Maidstone Dog Show.

A CHALLENGE

A Challenge (1940)

The Mayors of Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells challenge their boroughs to raise money.

HOMEMADE WINDMILL issue title is THAT THERE EAR aka HOME-MADE WINDMILL

Homemade Windmill Issue Title Is That There Ear AKA Home-Made Windmill (1938)

Farmer from Kent...

TERRIER RACE TRACK

Terrier Race Track (1952)

Nice item about terrier dog racing in Maidstone, Kent.

MAIDSTONE BY PASS BRIDGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Maidstone By Pass Bridge Under Construction (1960)

By past bridge under construction over river...

CABLE RACING

Cable Racing (1967)

Amazing miniature racing cars zip around a special track at 145 miles an hour.

THE ERRAND BOYS'

The Errand Boys' "Derby" (1931)

Delivery boys race around Maidstone in championship race in the town.

NEW SLUICE GATES OPENED AT ALLINGTON LOCKS

New Sluice Gates Opened At Allington Locks (1937)

Opening of the new sluice gates at Allington...

LOOSE WOMENS INSTITUTE

Loose Womens Institute (1937)

A look at the building which houses the 'Loose Women's Institute', not as...

LION CUBS

Lion Cubs (1937)

Lovely item showing four lion cubs at Maidstone Zoo. Kent.

ELEPHANTS MANICURE issue title CALLING ALL TARS

Elephants Manicure Issue Title Calling All Tars (1937)

Zoo Keeper files an elephant's nails at...

SIDON RAISED

Sidon Raised (1955)

Dramatic shots of the raising of the sunken submarine 'Sidon' in Portland Harbour.

THAW CAUSES FLOODS IN KENT

Thaw Causes Floods In Kent (1955)

Series of shots of flooding in the Medway Valley.

NATIVITY PLAY

Nativity Play (1965)

Young people in Maidstone rehearse for a modern style Nativity play.

HIGH DIVER

High Diver (1958)

An acrobatic diving champion dives from a 75' ladder into a pool containing 4' 6" of...

TON-UP TOTS beware - other Colour Pics share this title aka MINIATURE RACERS

Ton-Up Tots Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title AKA Miniature Racers (1967)

Children...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 637 - reel 1 of 2 - VOLUNTEER EMERGENCY SERVICE and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 637 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Volunteer Emergency Service And... (1967)

Out...

RAILWAY RESEARCHERS

Railway Researchers (1967)

We take a little trip on a miniature steam engine, courtesy of the Maidstone...

BAR WORK

Bar Work (1932)

Men balance on and flip over the parallel bars in Maidstone and Chiswick.

MAIDSTONE aka MAN PLAYS PIANO WHILE HOUSE IS DEMOLISHED

Maidstone AKA Man Plays Piano While House Is Demolished (1939)

Footage of man playing a piano as...

GUINEA PIG TOWN issue title HOW QUAINT!

Guinea Pig Town Issue Title How Quaint! (1937)

Guinea pigs at Maidstone Zoo living in model village....

KENT & SUSSEX FLOODS HIT PEAK

Kent & Sussex Floods Hit Peak (1960)

Severe floods in Southern England.

PRIVATE ZOO

Private Zoo (1951)

Footage of the animals at a private zoo in Maidstone, Kent.

TERRIER RACING

Terrier Racing (1954)

Dog racing with difference - mongrels race at Cobtree Manor dog tracks.

THE ART OF COSMETICS - FOR YOUNG AND OLD

The Art Of Cosmetics - For Young And Old (1960)

Teenagers and old ladies applying makeup, and an...

ZOO

Zoo (1939)

A look at antelopes, springbok, and lion cubs amongst other animals at Johannesburg and...

LORD FRENCH UNVEILS WAR MEMORIAL

Lord French Unveils War Memorial (1914-1918)

Lord French unveils new war memorial in Maidstone.

CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA NO. 66

Caught By The Camera No. 66 (1935)

The salt harvest in Portugal, a hairdresser who cuts hair in the...

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 12

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 12 (1938)

Crown jewels of Austria, a cottage built in a day, piglets...

HOME FLEET IN CANADA

Home Fleet In Canada (1958)

British and Canadian fleets in harbour in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

STARS AT ZOO issue title is DOTS AND SPOTS

Stars At Zoo Issue Title Is Dots And Spots (1939)

Fun item showing Robertson Hare, Alfred Drayton...

MOBILE ANIMAL HOSPITAL

Mobile Animal Hospital (1949)

A portable x-ray machine enables animals to be examined on the spot....

RED INDIAN

Red Indian (1954)

Englishman who grew up with Indians in Canada showing traditional Indian skills.

GALES AND FLOODS POUND SOUTH COAST

Gales And Floods Pound South Coast (1950)

Fierce gales around the south coast of England wreck ship...

THE BRITISH LEGION aka PROFILE OF REMEMBRANCE - THE BRITISH LEGION

The British Legion AKA Profile Of Remembrance - The British Legion (1968)

Closer look at one...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

News In A Nutshell (1936)

News in a Nutshell - Golf at Leeds Castle, a fire at a factory in Leith,...

QUEEN REVIEWS FLEET

Queen Reviews Fleet (1965)

The Queen inspects the home fleet anchored in the river Clyde, Scotland.

"Terriers" Marathon (1964)

Men of the Territorial Army compete in race from Maidstone to London.

QUEEN AND DUKE VISIT HOME FLEET

Queen And Duke Visit Home Fleet (1957)

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip visit ships of the Home...

SPITHEAD REVIEW 1953

Spithead Review 1953 (1954)

A Coronation review of over 300 ships of the fleet at Spithead.