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MYSTERY FIRE - DETECTIVES CALLED IN

Mystery Fire - Detectives Called In (1949)

Police suspect arson in warehouse fire in East London.

RIVER SCENE aka STRATFORD ON AVON

River Scene AKA Stratford On Avon (1932)

Scenes in Stratford-upon-Avon - punting, rowing, street...

"The Colmore" (1933)

Motorcyclists try to test their machines over rough terrain near...

THE COLMORE CUP

The Colmore Cup (1936)

Cross country motorcycling - the 21st Colmore Cup Trial.

EVERYDAY HEROES

Everyday Heroes (1930)

Two steeplejacks climb 150 foot chimney in freezing weather to carry out repairs. ...

TUBE TRAIN CRASH - STRATFORD

Tube Train Crash - Stratford (1953)

Two tube trains crash in a tunnel near Stratford Station on the...

FIREMEN FETE YOUNG FAN

Firemen Fete Young Fan (1965)

A 14 year old boy gets to visit fire brigade in London.

Selected Originals - STRATFORD PREPARES

Selected Originals - Stratford Prepares (1964)

Material relating to newsreel story - "Stratford...

SHAKESPEARE MEMORIAL THEATRE

Shakespeare Memorial Theatre (1926)

Shakespeare Memorial of the World is destroyed by fire.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 497 - reel 1 OF 2 - BALLAD OF THE BARD

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 497 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Ballad Of The Bard (1964)

Cuts (out takes, rushes)...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 581 - Reel 1 of 2 - CAT VILLAGE  and STRATFORD BANQUET

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 581 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Cat Village And Stratford Banquet (1965)

Out...

"The Colmore" (1932)

Motorcyclists test there bikes in the cold and wet of an English winter.

COLMORE CUP TRIAL

Colmore Cup Trial (1935)

Motorcyclists take part in the Colmore Cup trial, gruelling 62 mile course from...

THE COLMORE CUP

The Colmore Cup (1937)

Muddy motorcycle cross country race.

SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY

Shakespeare's Birthday (1920)

An item about the festivities in Stratford-upon-Avon celebrating the...

CARDBOARD FURNITURE

Cardboard Furniture (1967)

Teacher Joan Whetstone assembles cardboard furniture for use in her...

COUNCIL OF EUROPE FILM - AUSTRIAN STUDENTS AT OXFORD & STRATFORD

Council Of Europe Film - Austrian Students At Oxford & Stratford (1949)

Council of Europe film...

SHAKESPEARE EXHIBITION PREPARED

Shakespeare Exhibition Prepared (1964)

Artists working on preparation of 400th anniversary of...

OXFORD AND CAMBRIDGE PUNT RACE

Oxford And Cambridge Punt Race (1964)

Student antics during Avon boat race. Good footage throughout....

MOP FAIR aka STRATFORD ON AVONS MOP FAIR

Mop Fair AKA Stratford On Avons Mop Fair (1969)

The annual ceremony of the "mop fair" in...

 HARVARD SCHOOL

Harvard School (1930-1939)

Short documentary about Harvard University. 1930's?

"Sweetest Shakespeare - Fancys Child" (1932)

The Prince of Wales opens the New Shakespeare Memorial...

TRAIN GRAVEYARD

Train Graveyard (1961)

Heartbreaking story about old steam engines being broken down for scrap at...

CANAL RESTORATION

Canal Restoration (1962)

Young volunteers set about restoring a disused canal.

STRATFORD BANQUET

Stratford Banquet (1966)

American businessmen are treated to an Elizabethan banquet at a Warwickshire...

A TRIUMPH FOR THE LIGHT CAR

A Triumph For The Light Car (1933)

Car reliability trials in snowy conditions in Warwickshire.

 NEVER WEARY IN GOOD WORKS   aka NEVER WEARYING IN GOOD WORKS

Never Weary In Good Works AKA Never Wearying In Good Works (1930)

Queen Mary visits the...

SUNKEN TREASURE

Sunken Treasure (1934)

Latest American submarine salvage boat is launched in Connecticut.

ENGLAND FLOODED

England Flooded (1935)

Heavy rain has caused countryside in many parts of England to be completely...

SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY on sleeve as SHAKESPEARS BIRTHDAY

Shakespeare's Birthday On Sleeve As Shakespears Birthday (1930)

Flags of all nations are flown...

IN THE GREEN HEART OF ENGLAND

In The Green Heart Of England (1926)

Party of American Hoteliers visit Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford....

YANKEE AT THE COURT OF THE BARD

Yankee At The Court Of The Bard (1949)

New York Governor Thomas Dewey pays a visit to Stratford on...

RING AROUND THE WORLD

Ring Around The World (1957)

Girl's engagement ring crosses Atlantic in a coffee pot and finds its way...

THREE OF A KIND!

Three Of A Kind! (1953)

The Kirby triplets join the army.

OFF WITH OLD, ON WITH NEW

Off With Old, On With New (1965)

Britain's biggest mobile car crusher in Stratford, and new road laying...

NEWS IN FLASHES - USA

News In Flashes - USA (1959)

Helicopter flies carrying car as test to see how much it can weigh.

ICE WITH EVERYTHING

Ice With Everything (1963)

Ice sailing, junior ice hockey, and World Toboggan Championships feature.

HOUSE IN 3 WEEKS

House In 3 Weeks (1963)

New factory built houses may solve housing problem.

DEWEY AT STRATFORD-ON-AVON

Dewey At Stratford-On-Avon (1949)

New York Governor Thomas Dewey pays a visit to Stratford on Avon and...

NEW CENTRAL LINE TUBE EXTENSION

New Central Line Tube Extension (1946)

Minister of Transport opens new London Central Line tube...

BIGGEST AMPHIBIOUS HELICOPTER

Biggest Amphibious Helicopter (1959)

American Air Force tests largest land to water helicopter

STRANDED IN PRESCOT  BRITISH INSULATED CABLES LTD  Reel 4

Stranded In Prescot British Insulated Cables Ltd Reel 4 (1932)

Brilliant documentary showing...

LONDON-PARIS FREIGHTLINER SERVICE INAUGURATED AT STRATFORD aka LONDON-PARIS...

London-Paris Freightliner Service Inaugurated At Stratford AKA London-Paris... (1968)

Geoffrey...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 742 - CRAB FAIR aka CRAB APPLE FAIR, MOP FAIR aka...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 742 - Crab Fair AKA Crab Apple Fair, Mop Fair Aka... (1968)

Out...

NEW SCULLING CHAMPION

New Sculling Champion (1936)

L. B. Barry beats E. A. Phelps to become sculling champion, veteran...

WIMBLEDON CHAMPIONSHIPS

Wimbledon Championships (1936)

Wimbledon tennis championships; Fred Perry, Dorothy Round and Von Cram...

PRINCE IN THE BLACK COUNTRY

Prince In The Black Country (1923)

Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, receives warm welcome on his tour...

GARAGE ROBOT

Garage Robot (1953)

Saluting robot stands outside a petrol station in Stratford St Mary, Suffolk.

SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY

Shakespeare's Birthday (1957)

Parade through the streets of Stratford-upon-Avon to celebrate the birth...

NATURE DESIGNS IN FABRIC

Nature Designs In Fabric (1957)

A designer uses images from nature, such as tree bark, to inspire...