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THE KING'S BIRTHDAY

The King's Birthday (1927)

French sailors march in Portsmouth in a birthday parade for the King.

RUSSIAN SAILORS CONCERT

Russian Sailors Concert (1956)

Sailors singing & accomp'd by accordions, solo by Russian 'Its a long...

REHEARSAL TIME

Rehearsal Time (1933)

The 'Juggling Demons' perform on the beach at Southsea, Hampshire.

A NAVAL WEDDING

A Naval Wedding (1927)

Sailors tow a carriage through the streets as Captain Weekes marries Mrs Elton.

SKIMMING THE WAVES

Skimming The Waves (1933)

Speedboat racing from Southsea.

THE BOYS AND GIRLS IN BLUE! aka THE BOYS AND GIRLS IN BLUE

The Boys And Girls In Blue! AKA The Boys And Girls In Blue (1930)

Naval cadets are seen in...

SHIPS OF THE LINE

Ships Of The Line (1930)

A Naval Officer tells us about HMS Victory and compares her to the modern...

SOUTHSEA - RYDE SWIM

Southsea - Ryde Swim (1938)

Cecil Dean wins a swimming race across the Solent from Southsea to Ryde.

RYDE-TO-SOUTHSEA SWIM

Ryde-To-Southsea Swim (1939)

Footage of the Ryde to Southsea Swim across Solent.

FUNERAL OF MEMBER OF CREW OF H.29 SUBMARINE

Funeral Of Member Of Crew Of H.29 Submarine (1926)

Funeral of Bob Dalton, Chief of Engine Room on...

FROGMEN

Frogmen (1953)

Royal Marine frogmen attach limpet mines to a lockgate under water in training exercise.

LOLA FIELD - ROLLER SKATER issue title WHEELSPIN TO WILTON!

Lola Field - Roller Skater Issue Title Wheelspin To Wilton! (1936)

Roller skater Lola Field...

SOUTHSEA - RIDE JOHN MORTIMER TROPHY

Southsea - Ride John Mortimer Trophy (1937)

E. K. Jones wins John Mortimer Trophy swimming race from...

DUCHESS OPENS HOME FOR LIMBLESS

Duchess Opens Home For Limbless (1954)

The Duchess of Gloucester opens a new home for people without...

PORTSMOUTH - RYDE NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Portsmouth - Ryde News In A Nutshell (1935)

Annual swimming race across the Solent for John Mortimer...

EVE ON THE VICTORY - FILMED AT PORTSMOUTH

Eve On The Victory - Filmed At Portsmouth (1928)

Nice footage of a group of glamour girls prancing...

HOSPITAL CIRCUS

Hospital Circus (1955)

Billy Smart's Circus do a show at St Mary's Hospital in Portsmouth.

JACK TAR'S A FREEMAN aka FREEDOM CEREMONY AT PORTSMOUTH FOR PORTSMOUTH COMMAND

Jack Tar's A Freeman AKA Freedom Ceremony At Portsmouth For Portsmouth Command (1965)

Lord...

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL SPORTS AT GRASMERE, SHREWSBURY FLORAL FETE, CHILDREN'S...

News In A Nutshell Sports At Grasmere, Shrewsbury Floral Fete, Children's... (1936)

News in...

POWERBOAT RACE

Powerboat Race (1969)

Balestrier and Pruett of Italy win international powerboat race at Southsea.