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MR MARPLES APPEALS

Mr Marples Appeals (1960)

Minister of Transport Ernest Marples calls for careful driving at Christmas.

STAMFORD GETS NEW BYPASS

Stamford Gets New Bypass (1960)

New bypass at Stamford opened by Minister of Transport, Mr Ernest...

LONDON - CAR PARK UNDER PARK

London - Car Park Under Park (1962)

Ernest Marples inspects construction site of underground car park...

OPEN NEW MOTORWAY

Open New Motorway (1961)

Section of motorway opened near Doncaster by Ernest Marples, Transport...

DON'T DRIVE IF YOU DRINK

Don't Drive If You Drink (1961)

Transport Minister Ernest Marples gives his Christmas road safety...

DIESELS, YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED

Diesels, You Have Been Warned (1963)

Some diesel lorries are banned for polluting the atmosphere....

EMIGRANTS

Emigrants (1914-1918)

Good footage of immigrants on ship, about to arrive in England?

ANOTHER MOTORWAY

Another Motorway (1963)

Transport Minister Ernest Marples opens new section of M6 motorway in...

WANT A USED CAR?

Want A Used Car? (1960)

A look at used car show at Olympia, and the work of the British Safety Council....

CAFE ROYAL - THESE FOLKS NO FOOD

Cafe Royal - These Folks No Food (1961)

Good footage of food being served and cooked at Cafe Royal....

SAFER FOR MOTORWAYS

Safer For Motorways (1962)

Transport Minister Marples inspects new safety barrier for motorways.

MORE MILES FOR M6

More Miles For M6 (1964)

Transport Minister Ernest Marples visits M6 and attends spot checks on lorries.

CHUNNEL WILL BE FIRST RATE - MARPLES

Chunnel Will Be First Rate - Marples (1964)

Transport Minister Ernest Marples inspects plans for the...

Selected Originals -  CHUNNEL WILL BE FIRST RATE - MARPLES

Selected Originals - Chunnel Will Be First Rate - Marples (1964)

Material relating to newsreel...

WINSTONE KEEPS TITLE

Winstone Keeps Title (1963)

Boxing - Howard Winstone wins the Lonsdale Belt after beating John O'Brien....

ROAD SAFETY DEMONSTRATION

Road Safety Demonstration (1960)

Road Safety demonstration takes place at Wellington Barracks in...

MR MARPLES AT ROAD SIGN EXHIBITION

Mr Marples At Road Sign Exhibition (1963)

Minister of Transport checks the new road signs at road...

THE P.M.G. EXPLAINS

The P.M.G. Explains (1957)

Post Master General explains the rise in postal charges.

SERVICE FOR ROAD SAFETY

Service For Road Safety (1961)

March to St Paul's Cathedral organised by the Royal Society for...

FOR TRAFFIC SPEED UP

For Traffic Speed Up (1962)

Harold Macmillan opens a new underground car park in London's Park Lane.

'VENICE' IN LONDON

'venice' In London (1963)

Get Floating boat exhibition at Little Venice in London.

WORLD'S BEST IN DANCING

World's Best In Dancing (1963)

World's ballroom dancing championship at Albert Hall, London.

PREMIUM BOND DRAW

Premium Bond Draw (1957)

First Premium Savings Bond draw takes place in Lytham St. Anne's, Lancashire.

QUEEN DIALS EDINBURGH

Queen Dials Edinburgh (1958)

The Queen makes Trunk phone call from the exchange in Bristol to Lord...

LONDON - MARPLES ON TRAFFIC PLAN

London - Marples On Traffic Plan (1959)

Traffic congestion in central London, Ernest Marples' speech...

Selected Originals - CUBAN CRISIS

Selected Originals - Cuban Crisis (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story - "Cuban Crisis" -...

RACING CAR EXHIBITION

Racing Car Exhibition (1964)

Ernest Marples, Minister of Transport, pops in to Olympia to look at...

DUKE MEETS CYCLISTS

Duke Meets Cyclists (1963)

Young cyclists demonstrate National Cycling Proficiency Scheme to Prince...

CHURCHILL AT TORY CONFERENCE

Churchill At Tory Conference (1952)

Prime Minister Winston Churchill addresses Tory Party Conference...

ROYAL VISIT TO CHESTER AND WALLASEY

Royal Visit To Chester And Wallasey (1957)

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip visit Chester and...

MINISTER OF TRANSPORT AT DRIVING SCHOOL aka MARPLES AT DRIVING SCHOOL

Minister Of Transport At Driving School AKA Marples At Driving School (1962)

Ernest Marples...

TRAFFIC GETS NEW CODE

Traffic Gets New Code (1959)

Transport Minister Ernest Marples delivers copies of new highway code to...

NSC LIGHT HEAVY TITLE FIGHT

Nsc Light Heavy Title Fight (1962)

Boxing match: Chick Calderwood wins fight with Stan Cullis, many...

CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE

Conservative Conference (1960)

Conservative Party Conference held in Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

NEW PREMIER MEETS HOUSE

New Premier Meets House (1963)

Prime Minister Sir Alec Douglas-Home is elected leader of Conservative...

CONSERVATIVE PARTY CONFERENCE - 1963

Conservative Party Conference - 1963 (1963)

Conservative Party conference and challenge for...

WHAT OF 1958?

What Of 1958? (1957)

Pathe looks forward to the prospects for the coming year - Bob Boothby gives his...

QUEEN MEETS RAILMEN

Queen Meets Railmen (1962)

Queen Elizabeth II visits Liverpool St. Station and railway depot at...

STRIKE BUT NO CHAOS

Strike But No Chaos (1962)

Officials try to minimise damage caused by National rail strike.

ARRIVALS IN WESTMINSTER ABBEY - MAY WEDDING

Arrivals In Westminster Abbey - May Wedding (1960)

Royals and dignitaries arrive at Westminster...