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Selected Originals - PRINCESS ELIZABETH AT HURST PARK

Selected Originals - Princess Elizabeth At Hurst Park (1950)

Material relating to newsreel story...

Selected Originals - PRINCESS ELIZABETH AT HURST PARK

Selected Originals - Princess Elizabeth At Hurst Park (1950)

Material relating to newsreel story...

WORLD'S WONDER GRANDSTAND

World's Wonder Grandstand (1926)

A look at new grand stand being built at Epsom race course.

TAKING SHAPE

Taking Shape (1926)

A look at the new grandstand being built at the race course at Epsom.

FLAT RACING SEASON BEGINS

Flat Racing Season Begins (1927)

Workmen busy on the construction of a new stand and the demolition of...

DO TANKS SPOIL OUR COMMONS

Do Tanks Spoil Our Commons (1927)

Tank manoeuvres in Surrey.

EPSOM NEW STAND

Epsom New Stand (1926)

The new spectator stand at Epsom race course is seen under construction.

WON IN THE LAST MINUTE

Won In The Last Minute (1933)

Scotland beat England in Schoolboy rugby match from Richmond.

HOLIDAY RACING AT BROOKLANDS

Holiday Racing At Brooklands (1934)

Brooklands car racing.

"The New Comtemptibles" (1931)

British troops moving out for manoeuvres in Surrey.

A REAL

A Real "Wash Out" (1931)

Army manoeuvres in Guildford are ended due to heavy rain.

BROOKLANDS - MOTORBIKES

Brooklands - Motorbikes (1936)

Motorcyclists take part in a race at Brooklands in Surrey.

RUGBY NETBALL IN LONDON

Rugby Netball In London (1937)

New sport played in London.

BROOKLANDS CYCLISTS

Brooklands Cyclists (1937)

Bicycle race at Brooklands race course.

LATEST ELECTRICAL TRANSFORMER FOR CANADA

Latest Electrical Transformer For Canada (1937)

Massive electrical transformer build for Canadian...

INTERNATIONAL TENNIS

International Tennis (1935)

Tennis Championship at Wimbledon.

HEAT WAVE STARTS 10,000 TON RUBBER DUMP BLAZE

Heat Wave Starts 10,000 Ton Rubber Dump Blaze (1947)

Great shots of a terrifying fire in a massive...

GRAPE HARVEST AT HAMPTON COURT

Grape Harvest At Hampton Court (1937)

Hampton Court grapes picked and sold for charity.

JIXI SIR?

Jixi Sir? (1927)

A new small taxi is to be introduced in London.

THE LAST OF THE GYPSIES MEETING

The Last Of The Gypsies Meeting (1929)

Romany gypsies still camp at Epsom despite being banned from...

GOLF TOURNAMENT

Golf Tournament (1920)

An item about a professional golf tournament in Surrey.

WIMBLEDON LADIES BOWLS LNER

Wimbledon Ladies Bowls Lner (1938)

Ladies compete in the women's bowls championship at Wimbledon,...

A MOTORING HOLIDAY - TWO VIEWS!

A Motoring Holiday - Two Views! (1923)

Racing cars speed round the track at over 100 mph watched by...

200 MILE LIGHT CAR RACE - BROOKLANDS

200 Mile Light Car Race - Brooklands (1923)

Light car race in Brooklands where drivers must do their...

MAKING BALLOONS GODALMING

Making Balloons Godalming (1938)

Balloon barrages to defend British cities are made in a large hangar...

RECORD SPEED IN 200 MILE LT CAR RACE

Record Speed In 200 Mile Lt Car Race (1924)

Record breaking speeds achieved at motor car race.

SMALL CARS: BIG TEST

Small Cars: Big Test (1925)

Drivers of 50 small cars brave reliability tests at Brooklands in Surrey.

THE MECCA OF TENNIS

The Mecca Of Tennis (1925)

The best tennis players compete at Wimbledon.

THE BIRTH PLACE aka BIRTHPLACE  OF OUR FREEDOM

The Birth Place AKA Birthplace Of Our Freedom (1925)

The 710th anniversary of the signing of the...

SPORTING TEST FOR MAN AND MACHINE

Sporting Test For Man And Machine (1925)

Motorcyclists take part in an arduous task over 44 miles of...

AROUND BRITAIN - RICHMOND

Around Britain - Richmond (1948)

Fire destroys paint factory in Richmond.

NEWS IN FLASHES

News In Flashes (1951)

A religious service is held for horses and their owners on Epsom Downs.

ARMY'S NEW 65 TON TANK

Army's New 65 Ton Tank (1955)

The Army demonstrates the Conqueror, new 65 ton tank soon to go overseas.

AERODROME DRYER

Aerodrome Dryer (1955)

A new mobile suction machine dries up flooded tarmacs and makes air landings...

TOPIARY

Topiary (1954)

Men and women trim topiary bushes at a nursery in Richmond.

BRITISH AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP

British Amateur Golf Championship (1946)

British Amateur Golf Championship in Richmond.

AIRCRAFT CRASH

Aircraft Crash (1946)

Scenes of wreckage at aircraft crash.

RUBBER DUMP FIRE

Rubber Dump Fire (1945)

Footage of fireman attempting to put out tyre fire in Mitcham, Surrey.

THE NEW MORRIS OXFORD

The New Morris Oxford (1954)

The new Morris Series Two unveiled in Surrey. Good quality film.

UNDERWATER APPLICATION OF PROTECTIVE RESIN

Underwater Application Of Protective Resin (1967)

Protective paint applied under water.

Cricket Players Walking from Pavilion

Cricket Players Walking From Pavilion (1920-1929)

Kent and Surrey cricketers walk on to pitch.

"Other Counties ... Please Notice! AKA Other Counties Please Note (1931)

Representatives of...

SOUTH AFRICA'S BOWLING TEAM & CUTS

South Africa's Bowling Team & Cuts (1926)

International bowls competition held in Richmond.

ROLLER SKATING

Roller Skating (1954)

Woking to Pirbrigth roller skating race in Surrey.

MOTOR RACING SEASON OPENS

Motor Racing Season Opens (1933)

Motor racing scenes from the famous Brooklands course.

LIKE

Like "No Man's Land" (1933)

A massive explosion in a chemical factory in Mitcham devastates nearby...

POLICE HORSEMANSHIP

Police Horsemanship (1933)

Mounted Policemen of the Metropolitan force show off their riding skills.

LEARN TO FLY IN SAFETY

Learn To Fly In Safety (1931)

A pilot in Surrey shows off a wonderful new flight simulator - using a...

A LONDON SIDESHOW

A London Sideshow (1934)

Crowds having fun at Mitcham Fair.

PEDAL CYCLISTS DAY AT BROOKLANDS

Pedal Cyclists Day At Brooklands (1934)

Percy Wild wins the cycling race at Brooklands race track.