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SWIMMING CONTEST

Swimming Contest (1969)

Britain wins in Six Nations swimming contest in Blackpool, Lancashire.

FISHERMAN GO BELOW

Fisherman Go Below (1961)

Underwater fishing championship for divers using snorkels and spearguns.

STAN COMES BACK HOME

Stan Comes Back Home (1961)

Stanley Matthews returns to playing for his old club Stoke City.

OPEN AIR THEATRE aka CORNWALL'S MINACK OPEN AIR THEATRE

Open Air Theatre AKA Cornwall's Minack Open Air Theatre (1955)

Rehearsals for a performance of...

F.A. CUP FOURTH ROUND SWANSEA V. STOKE

F.A. Cup Fourth Round Swansea V. Stoke (1955)

Swansea Town beats Stoke City 3-1 in a 4th round F.A....

MANX GRAND PRIX aka MANX GP

Manx Grand Prix AKA Manx Gp (1953)

Frank Fox wins Junior Grand Prix against a field of sixty seven.

NAMES MAKE THE NEWS

Names Make The News (1947)

Cars, boxing, rugby league, and Princess Elizabeth receives the Freedom of...

INTO BATTLE - DRESS SUIT OF ARMOUR

Into Battle - Dress Suit Of Armour (1946)

Mr George Ratcliffe presents his armour collection.

NEWCASTLE - NEW TELESCOPE LNER

Newcastle - New Telescope Lner (1938)

A huge telescope is tried out in Newcastle before being...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

News In A Nutshell (1936)

News in a Nutshell - inspection of naval cadets, fencing in Japan, motorboat,...

OPENING OF RATCLIFFE AERODROME BY SIR SEFTON BRANKER

Opening Of Ratcliffe Aerodrome By Sir Sefton Branker (1930)

New Aerodrome is opened near...

THE CUP FINAL 1927

The Cup Final 1927 (1927)

Football: The Cup final between Arsenal and Cardiff City at Wembley.