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CHILDREN'S VILLAGE

Children's Village (1956)

Scotland has a special children's village in Renfrewshire for 640 orphan...

HOME TURKISH BATH

Home Turkish Bath (1956)

A new bathroom device - a turkish bath that can be used in the home.

CAR MUSEUM  aka OLD MOTOR CAR RALLY AT BEAULIEU ABBEY and BEULLY sic MOTOR...

Car Museum AKA Old Motor Car Rally At Beaulieu Abbey And Beully Sic Motor... (1956)

Classic...

MODEL AIRCRAFT FOR TESTING USE

Model Aircraft For Testing Use (1956)

Wind tunnel tests for aircraft design are carried out using...

HOME MADE MOSAICS

Home Made Mosaics (1956)

Mosaics as a hobby.

EXOTIC GARDEN

Exotic Garden (1956)

Ernest Hepworth' s greenhouse and his wonderful collection of cacti.

CUT PRICE CASTLE

Cut Price Castle (1956)

Charlie Simpson and his family have bought a castle for their home.

RIVERSIDE ARTISTS

Riverside Artists (1956)

A group of artists gather at the Yacht public house in Greenwich to paint views...

RIVER FASHION SHOW

River Fashion Show (1956)

A fashion show for the larger lady takes place on a boat on the River Thames.

LOCH LOMOND POSTMAN

Loch Lomond Postman (1956)

Britain's most unusual postman serves communities around Loch Lomond using...

TOTS BALLET

Tots Ballet (1956)

Tiny children demonstrate their ballet skills in the open air - gorgeous.

CAMBERWELL BUTTERFLY

Camberwell Butterfly (1956)

Hugh Newman, a butterfly collector, releases the Camberwell Beauty in...

KITE FISHING aka KITE FISHERMEN

Kite Fishing AKA Kite Fishermen (1956)

Kites and Fishing on Worthing Pier.

FLYING CLUB

Flying Club (1956)

An RAF flying club has formed to fly Tiger Moths.

FOOD RESEARCH beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Food Research Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1956)

Scientists taste and test food...

TAME FOX beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Tame Fox Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1956)

A London couple walk their tame fox...

SOUTH SEA BARBER

South Sea Barber (1956)

A barber shop in Hounslow has been transformed into a South Sea paradise.

CLAN GATHERING

Clan Gathering (1956)

A gathering of the Cameron Clan with highland dancing and pipe bands.

PYLON MEN

Pylon Men (1956)

Men at work on pylons, constructing and maintaining England's National Grid.

GREYWOOD MINIATURE RAILWAY

Greywood Miniature Railway (1956)

A visit to the Greywood miniature railway in Surrey.

BARNARDO CHILDREN

Barnardo Children (1956)

The Barnardo's children at Kelvedon enjoy being with pet animals.

CRICKET BALLS

Cricket Balls (1956)

The craft of making hand made cricket balls.

WATER SCOOTERS

Water Scooters (1956)

Girls in swimsuits at Ruislip Lido test new water scooters - great fun.

THEATRE MASKS

Theatre Masks (1956)

Dyke Richens and his partner design and make lifelike masks and animal costumes for...

ANTIQUE CHESSMEN

Antique Chessmen (1959)

Alex Hammond's shop in Chelsea displays the craftsmanship of antique chess sets....

FRANKIE VAUGHAN

Frankie Vaughan (1959)

Frankie Vaughan visits and helps out at the Rugby Boys Club in Notting Hill.

HOUSE IN THE CLOUDS

House In The Clouds (1959)

The Ridge family live in a strange looking house converted from a water...

FOOD RESEARCH beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Food Research Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

Research into dehydrated foods...

COBBLER ARTIST

Cobbler Artist (1959)

Cobbler artist, George Brockwell hammers out works of art onto the soles of shoes.

ANTIQUE SILVER

Antique Silver (1959)

The Silver Galleries in London carry out specialist restoration of antique silver.

FUR FARMING

Fur Farming (1959)

Small furry animals are bred for the fifties fur trade.

LIVING HISTORY

Living History (1959)

Margery Atthill makes historical figures with beautiful and accurate period...

ROSE PETAL CIGARETTES

Rose Petal Cigarettes (1959)

For those with sensitive lips - cigarettes with rose petal tips.

PRECISION MODELS

Precision Models (1959)

Rex Hays makes immaculate precision models of racing cars.

KITCHEN HATS

Kitchen Hats (1959)

If you like hats and being in the kitchen - this one's for you.

NOVELTY DECORATIONS

Novelty Decorations (1959)

A look behind the scenes at the intricate craft work which goes into window...

KATAMARS

Katamars (1959)

Some girls from the Windmill Theatre assist the launch of a new boat.

PENDULUM TO ATOM CLOCKS

Pendulum To Atom Clocks (1959)

An item on clocks and watches also visits the atomic clock at the...

BED POST SCULPTOR

Bed Post Sculptor (1959)

Alfred Betts makes sculpture from old bedposts and chair legs.

PLASTIC FLOWERS

Plastic Flowers (1959)

Ronald Lane specialises in floral decorative lights.

HISTORIC TAXIS

Historic Taxis (1959)

Skilled restoration of early London taxi cabs.

CANDLE MAKING beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Candle Making Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

A candle making factory in...

CHINESE PLATE SPINNERS

Chinese Plate Spinners (1959)

Chinese plate spinners at Murray's Cabaret Club.

LATEX IN THE HOME aka DO-IT-YOURSELF IN RUBBER

Latex In The Home AKA Do-It-Yourself In Rubber (1959)

Do it yourself in rubber - by making...

FOCUS ON CHILDREN

Focus On Children (1959)

Children at a holiday camp in Kent enjoy games and competitions.

HULA HOOP ELEPHANTS

Hula Hoop Elephants (1959)

Elephants show off their hula hoop skills at Billy Smart's Circus.

FASHIONS IN LEATHER

Fashions In Leather (1959)

Models parade some elegant fashion garments in leather and fur.

RACING DRIVERS SCHOOL

Racing Drivers School (1959)

Would be racing drivers join a racing drivers school at Snetterton.

COWBOY MONKEY

Cowboy Monkey (1959)

Ginger, the Rhesus monkey, lives on a farm in deepest Sussex with some Jersey cows.

ORIENTAL HAIRSTYLES

Oriental Hairstyles (1959)

The orient has inspired the hairdresser, Dumas, for his latest range of hair...