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GENERAL ELECTION aka PATHE ELECTION FORUM

General Election AKA Pathe Election Forum (1945)

Sir Archibald Sinclair addresses the people on...

THE FATHER OF THE GUARDS

The Father Of The Guards (1927)

A report on the death of General Sir George Higginson.

SIR ARTHUR BALFOUR

Sir Arthur Balfour (1922)

Short shot of Sir Arthur Balfour waving to well-wishers.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM G 1070 - WINSTON LOSES BY 45 VOTES

Out Takes / Cuts From G 1070 - Winston Loses By 45 Votes (1924)

Out takes ( rushes, cuts ) for...

EMPIRE MOURNS SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON

Empire Mourns Sir Ernest Shackleton (1922)

Footage of Sir Ernest Shackleton before his death.

CHANCELLOR ON SECURITY

Chancellor On Security (1944)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Sir John Anderson speaks about financial...

SIR ROBERT HORNE'S WORK HARDER SPEECH.

Sir Robert Horne's Work Harder Speech. (1919)

"We Must Work Harder..." The text onscreen as Sir...

SIR A. SINCLAIR 1940

Sir A. Sinclair 1940 (1940)

Leader of the Liberal party, Sir Archibald Sinclair, at his desk in 1940.

SIR BASIL BROOKE - 1943

Sir Basil Brooke - 1943 (1943)

Good footage of Sir Basil Brooke in 1943

SIR EDWIN PLOWDON

Sir Edwin Plowdon (1947)

Footage of the Planner in chief of industry Sir Edwin Plowdon.

MINISTER OF DEFENCE

Minister Of Defence (1936)

Full face shot of new Minister of Defence, Sir Thomas Inskip.

HAIL AND FAREWELL

Hail And Farewell (1943)

New Commander-in-Chief of the Home Fleet appointed.

A REMINDER OF EMPIRE  shorter version

A Reminder Of Empire Shorter Version (1924)

A new governor of India arrives in Bombay.

ELECTION OF NEW LORD MAYOR aka LONDON

Election Of New Lord Mayor AKA London (1938)

Sir Frank Bowater is installed as new Lord Mayor of...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM G 1140 - BLAZING THE TRAIL

Out Takes / Cuts From G 1140 - Blazing The Trail (1924)

Out takes ( rushes, cuts ) for BLAZING THE...

SIR JOHN MARTIN HARVEY

Sir John Martin Harvey (1925)

John Martin Harvey unveils a plaque to mark the first stage appearance of...

SIR GEORGE LLOYD

Sir George Lloyd (1925)

Sir George Lloyd arrives in Cairo to take up position of High Commissioner for...

"Thrums" Re-Visted - Version 2 (1930)

Playwright and author J M Barrie receives the Freedom of his...

SIR KINGSLEY WOOD AMONGST THE HOPPERS NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Sir Kingsley Wood Amongst The Hoppers News In A Nutshell (1935)

Minister for health, Kingsley...

THE WORLD'S BEST LOSER!

The World's Best Loser! (1931)

Tribute to Sir Thomas Lipton.

THE PARTIES SPEAK NO. 5 - THE RT. HON. WINSTON CHURCHILL - CONSERVATIVE PARTY

The Parties Speak No. 5 - The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill - Conservative Party (1945)

Mr...

"It's Being So Cheerful ..." - Stafford Cripps (1947)

Cripps, the Chancellor of the Exchequer,...

EDEN LEAVES NO. 17 aka PRIME MINISTER AND MR ANTHONY EDEN LEAVE FOR THE HOUSE

Eden Leaves No. 17 AKA Prime Minister And Mr Anthony Eden Leave For The House (1938)

Ex...

SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON

Sir Ernest Shackleton (1921)

Explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton inspects his ship the "Quest" on which he...

LATE FIELD MARSHAL SIR HENRY SIR HENRY WILSON

Late Field Marshal Sir Henry Sir Henry Wilson (1922)

Tribute to the late Field Marshall Sir Henry...

PEACE MAY POSSIBLY BE IN SIGHT

Peace May Possibly Be In Sight (1921)

Sir James Craig tells the people of Ulster that peace may be in...

A FIGHTING SPIRIT

A Fighting Spirit (1922)

Footage of Winston Churchill arriving in Dundee, Scotland.

IRELAND'S PARLIAMENT

Ireland's Parliament (1923)

The leader of Ulster, Sir James Craig, opens Unionist campaign for...

SOVIET DELEGATES VISIT SHIP YARDS

Soviet Delegates Visit Ship Yards (1942)

Crowds of shipyard workers listen to speeches by members of...

SIR JOSEPH COOK

Sir Joseph Cook (1922)

Sir Joseph Cook returns to England after 30 years as Australia's High...

AUSTRALIAN SIXTH DIVISION

Australian Sixth Division (1944)

General Sir Thomas Blamey reviews men from the Australian Sixth...

OXFORD - SIR OLIVER FRANKS

Oxford - Sir Oliver Franks (1948)

Oxford Provost leaving country to become Ambassador in America.

GUILLEMARD NEW GOVERNOR  aka L.N. GUILLEMARD ARRIVES IN SINGAPORE

Guillemard New Governor AKA L.N. Guillemard Arrives In Singapore (1920)

The new governor,...

DEATH OF PENICILLIN

Death Of Penicillin (1955)

Sir Alexander Fleming, discoverer of Penicillin, has died.

A. A. BATTERY GETS A JERRY

A. A. Battery Gets A Jerry (1943)

Antiaircraft Chief presents coastal battery with pieces of German...

SAMUEL HOARE RETURNS FROM  GENEVA

Samuel Hoare Returns From Geneva (1930-1939)

British Foreign Secretary Sir Samuel Hoare talks about his...

GENERAL ANDERSON - 1943

General Anderson - 1943 (1943)

Footage of General Anderson at unknown location in 1943

ELECTION ADDRESS - LIBERAL PARTY

Election Address - Liberal Party (1946)

Finishing words of the liberal party election address.

SIR MILES THOMAS

Sir Miles Thomas (1947)

Shots of Sir Miles Thomas speaking from his desk. Mute item.

CEREMONY OF THE KEYS AT GIBRALTAR

Ceremony Of The Keys At Gibraltar (1949)

Ceremony of the Keys at Gibraltar.

SIR MALCOLM CAMPBELL AND BLUEBIRD

Sir Malcolm Campbell And Bluebird (1947)

Footage of Sir Malcolm Campbell with Bluebird speedboat.

JAMAICA - NEW GOVERNOR SWORN IN

Jamaica - New Governor Sworn In (1957)

Sir Kenneth William Blackburne is sworn in as Jamaica's new...

 HIGH COMMISSIONER IN GERMANY

High Commissioner In Germany (1950-1959)

Various shots High Commissioner of Germany - could be Sir Ivone...

SIR OLIVER FRANKS.

Sir Oliver Franks. (1948)

The New British Ambassador to the U.S.A..

GENERAL SIR BRIAN ROBERTSON BRITISH C-IN-C GERMANY

General Sir Brian Robertson British C-In-C Germany (1949)

General Sir Brian Robertson at table...

MR CHURCHILL AT CITY BANQUET

Mr Churchill At City Banquet (1951)

The Prime Minister, Winston Churchill attends the New Lord Mayor's...

GERMANY INVADES SCANDINAVIA

Germany Invades Scandinavia (1940)

German troops march into Scandinavia - Politicians and war leaders...

"Bow Low To The Hero" (1930)

Compilation of library material following the death of speed ace Sir Henry...

EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY'S 350TH BIRTHDAY

Edinburgh University's 350th Birthday (1933)

Sir James Barrie visits Edinburgh University to...

JACK HOBB'S RETIREMENT aka JACK HOBBS RETIREMENT

Jack Hobb's Retirement AKA Jack Hobbs Retirement (1935)

Cricketer Jack Hobbs retires from the...