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BRAVO JIM ! - RECORD FLIGHT ACROSS THE ATLANTIC

Bravo Jim ! - Record Flight Across The Atlantic (1939)

Footage of aviator Jim Mollison arriving...

COBHAM HOME

Cobham Home (1926)

Aviator Sir Alan Cobham arrives home to a rapturous reception.

CAMPBELL II OUT TO BEAT SPEED RECORD

Campbell II Out To Beat Speed Record (1949)

Donald Campbell takes over his father's mantle as he...

CROYDON TERRITORIALS HOME

Croydon Territorials Home (1919)

The return of soldiers of the Queen's West Surreys to Croydon.

THE ARMY ON WHEELS

The Army On Wheels (1954)

New transport for the Army, including a gas turbine heavy vehicle, is...

SHAMLEY GREEN

Shamley Green (1938)

A short travelogue style film across Surrey - ending in charming village of Shamley...

MOVING A FARM issue title is LOOK OUT

Moving A Farm Issue Title Is Look Out (1943)

An entire farm, including all the animals, relocates by...

SUPER VC 10 MAIDEN FLIGHT

Super Vc 10 Maiden Flight (1964)

Shots of Vickers Super VC 10 being tested out at Weybridge.

QE2'S LIFEBOATS aka MAKING LIFEBOATS FOR QUEEN ELIZABETH II

QE2's Lifeboats AKA Making Lifeboats For Queen Elizabeth II (1968)

Shipbuilders in Surrey made...

PATHE NEWS PLANE

Pathe News Plane (1952)

Urgent Pathe film is loaded onto the Pathe News Plane at Croydon Airport.

SHAMLEY GREEN aka ALL OUT

Shamley Green AKA All Out (1938)

A short travelogue style film across Surrey - ending in charming...

CROWN PRINCE OF JAPAN

Crown Prince Of Japan (1921)

Crown Prince Hirohito of Japan at Kenley Aerodrome in Surrey.

QE2'S LIFEBOATS aka MAKING LIFEBOATS FOR QUEEN ELIZABETH II

QE2's Lifeboats AKA Making Lifeboats For Queen Elizabeth II (1968)

Shipbuilders in Surrey made...

CROYDON

Croydon (1930-1939)

German foreign minister Joachim Von Ribbentrop and his party arrive for meetings.

WOULD YOU BELIEVE IT? NO. 6

Would You Believe It? No. 6 (1934)

Strange things from around Britain including a female town crier...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 311 - HOVER SCOOTER

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 311 - Hover Scooter (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "HOVER SCOOTER"...

HOVER SCOOTER

Hover Scooter (1960)

Demonstration of a hover scooter from America on land and water at Long Ditton,...

RIVER LIFE

River Life (1962)

An item about a family who take their car on their boat and a man who has built a...

BRITISH CARS ARE BEST

British Cars Are Best (1930)

The Maharajah of Jhalawar visits Brooklands to look at new cars.

GETTING

Getting "Airminded" (1931)

Delegates to the India Round Table look at aeroplanes at the Brooklands...

ANTI-ICING PASTE FOR AEROPLANES on sleeve as ANTI - ICING PASTE FOE aka CROYDON

Anti-Icing Paste For Aeroplanes On Sleeve As Anti - Icing Paste Foe AKA Croydon (1937)

'Kilfrost'...

CUTS / OUT TAKES for EMPIRE AIR PAGEANT on sleeve as EMPIRE AS PAGEANT

Cuts / Out Takes For Empire Air Pageant On Sleeve As Empire As Pageant (1926)

Cuts (out takes,...

NEW ALL BRITISH SPEED CAR

New All British Speed Car (1926)

A look at the new all-British speed car by Napier-Cambell.

AIR SERVICE TO INDIA DAILY SOON

Air Service To India Daily Soon (1927)

Passengers board an aircraft bound for Cairo at Croydon.

AIR SERVICE DE LUXE

Air Service De Luxe (1927)

First Imperial Airways 'Silver Wing' London to Paris passenger service...

FROM DUBLIN TO OTTAWA

From Dublin To Ottawa (1927)

Intrepid transatlantic airmen with their aircraft.

ROUND THE WORLD FLIGHT

Round The World Flight (1927)

The 'Pride of Detroit' arrives at Croydon to the delight of the crowd.

THE LONGEST FLIGHT EVER

The Longest Flight Ever (1927)

Intrepid lady aviator begins long distance flight from Croydon.

MY GREATEST THRILL IN THE WEST

My Greatest Thrill In The West (1928)

King Amanullah of Afghanistan visits London Airport and takes a...

WORLD'S FINEST AIRPORT

World's Finest Airport (1928)

Lady Hoare, wife of the Minister for Air, opens London's new Aerodrome...

FOR THE SECOND TIME

For The Second Time (1928)

Captain W L Hope wins the King's Cup for the Air Race round Britain.

INDIA TO ENGLAND IN 4 1/2 DAYS

India To England In 4 1/2 Days (1928)

Captain C. D. Barnard and his co-pilot arrive back in Croydon...

THE WINDMILL PLANE

The Windmill Plane (1928)

Mr de Cierva flies his invention, the Auto Giro aeroplane, in Croydon.

THE SULTAN OF MUSCAT

The Sultan Of Muscat (1928)

The Sultan of Muscat visits London and tries out an airliner and submarine.

SOMEWHERE IN SAHARA

Somewhere In Sahara (1928)

Malcolm Campbell prepares to leave in his aeroplane 'Blue Bird' to find ideal...

WOMAN FLIES TO INDIA

Woman Flies To India (1929)

Mrs Spencer Cleaver takes off in her Gypsy Moth aeroplane to fly to India. ...

TO INDIA IN 7 DAYS

To India In 7 Days (1929)

Sir Samuel Hoare inaugurates the new Armstrong-Siddeley air mail liner, which...

SOLO FLIGHT TO NEW ZEALAND

Solo Flight To New Zealand (1929)

Pilot Lady Bailey christens Frank Wase's Spartan light aeroplane at...

THE SULTAN OF ZANZIBAR

The Sultan Of Zanzibar (1929)

The Sultan of Zanzibar visits London.

AUSTRALIA - ENGLAND FLIGHT

Australia - England Flight (1929)

Captain Kingsford Smith and his crew are welcomed by Sir Sefton...

TOM PAYNES WINS LONDON - BRIGHTON WALK

Tom Paynes Wins London - Brighton Walk (1920)

Tom Payne wins the London to Brighton walking race but...

WEYBRIDGE WORLD FLIERS

Weybridge World Fliers (1921)

Sirs Ross and Keith Smith thank builders of Vickers Vimy which flew them...

MIGHTY VICKERS AMPHIBIAN aka SIR ROSS & KEITH SMITH

Mighty Vickers Amphibian AKA Sir Ross & Keith Smith (1922)

Sir Ross & Keith Smith oversee...

SIR ROSS SMITH aka TRAGEDY GRIM AND STARK

Sir Ross Smith AKA Tragedy Grim And Stark (1922)

The tragic death of Ross Smith in aeroplane crash.

EVE AT THE PITS

Eve At The Pits (1932)

Girl spectators watch their men roar around the track at Brooklands.

THE SMALLEST RACING CAR!  AN ACTION PICTURE AT BROOKLANDS

The Smallest Racing Car! An Action Picture At Brooklands (1933)

Unique motor racing car is...

AEROPLANES FOR EVERYONE SOON

Aeroplanes For Everyone Soon (1923)

Jimmy James flies a little 300 lb aeroplane which he can keep in...

WE MUST BE SUPREME IN THE AIR

We Must Be Supreme In The Air (1923)

Dominion Premiers see demonstration of civilian and RAF (R.A.F.)...

BY PLANE FOR ORDERS

By Plane For Orders (1930)

Sir Sefton Brancker inaugurates new Commercial Travellers Aeroplane Service...

FROM INDIA IN 17 DAYS

From India In 17 Days (1930)

17 year old Rammath Chawla flies in a Gypsy-Moth from India to England,...