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NORTH AFRICAN TOWN - FEBRUARY 1943

North African Town - February 1943 (1943)

Footage of shanty town in North Africa.

TRAILER-PUMP CONTEST

Trailer-Pump Contest (1941)

Firefighters take part in a trailer pump contest in Cape Town, South Africa....

"Oyez, Oyez, Oyez" (1926)

Town crier competition for holidaymakers.

OYEZ! OYEZ! OYEZ!

Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! (1925)

The town crier of Guildford announces new electric train service from Guildford...

EXTRA! .... EVERTON V GRIMSBY TOWN

Extra! .... Everton V Grimsby Town (1935)

Quick shot of Everton and Grimsby Town team s running out...

SLUM CLEARANCE IN JOHANNESBURG

Slum Clearance In Johannesburg (1937)

Impoverished black township - Prospect Town - cleared to make...

TOWN CRIERS CONTEST AT BODMIN

Town Criers Contest At Bodmin (1937)

Town criers competition is held at Bodmin.

CUTS / OUT TAKES for

Cuts / Out Takes For "Oyez, Oyez, Oyez" In G 1326 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for "OYEZ, OYEZ,...

HUMAN LOUD SPEAKERS

Human Loud Speakers (1926)

Town Criers' competition.

HUMAN LOUD SPEAKERS

Human Loud Speakers (1927)

Crazy scenes in silence of town criers.

TOWN CRIERS CONTEST - BRIDPORT

Town Criers Contest - Bridport (1938)

Walter Abbott of Lyme Regis wins the Town Criers contest at...

GRAIN DESTROYED - CAPE TOWN

Grain Destroyed - Cape Town (1938)

A pipe bursts in a grain elevator and workers try to save the wheat...

WEIGHING IN THE MAYOR - HIGH WYCOMBE

Weighing In The Mayor - High Wycombe (1938)

The mayor of High Wycombe is weighed in an ancient...

EVERYONE SHALL HAVE ENOUGH PEAS

Everyone Shall Have Enough Peas (1925)

Once a year the people of Sawston get to pick peas from a...

OYEZ OYEZ OYEZ

Oyez Oyez Oyez (1925)

18 men take part in the Town Crier Championship in Pewsey, Wiltshire.

NEWMARKET TOWN PLATE

Newmarket Town Plate (1939)

Footage of Newmarket Town Plate horse race, Suffolk.

SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDREN WELCOME YOUNG EVACUEES

South African Children Welcome Young Evacuees (1940)

South African children give a warm welcome to...

ATHLETICS

Athletics (1941)

The men from the Physical Training Corps exercise in formation. Cape Town, South Africa....

MOTORBIKES

Motorbikes (1944)

Motorcyclists perform stunts ready for cavalcade in Cape Town, South Africa.

CIGARETTE MAKING

Cigarette Making (1948)

Cigarettes making in North London factory.

MODEL ROADWAYS

Model Roadways (1949)

Model roadways representing the road network of the future.

NATIONAL TOWN CRIERS CHAMPIONSHIP - REEL 2

National Town Criers Championship - Reel 2 (1954)

Town Criers compete for the National Championship...

 NEWSPAPER STRIKE MEETING

Newspaper Strike Meeting (1955)

Newspaper strike officials hold meeting at Shoreditch Town Hall.

NIGHT SCENES IN BIRMINGHAM

Night Scenes In Birmingham (1956)

Shots of Birmingham at night. West Midlands.

KAMPALA

Kampala (1970)

Various shots from Kampala Uganda's capital

PRAGUE 20 YEARS AFTER - FLASH BACKS TO LAST DAYS OF THE WAR AND NOW -...

Prague 20 Years After - Flash Backs To Last Days Of The War And Now -... (1965)

Nostalgic...

SCOTS GUARDS IN AUSTRALIA

Scots Guards In Australia (1964)

The Scots Guards pay their respects at Sydney's War Memorial during an...

TWINS AND MORE TWINS

Twins And More Twins (1967)

Twins of various ages in Bacau Town in Rumania

DUTCH TOWN CRIERS CONTEST IN HOLLAND

Dutch Town Criers Contest In Holland (1968)

Town criers compete in Egmond, Holland.

NATIVE AREAS OF DAKAR - 1973

Native Areas Of Dakar - 1973 (1973)

Various shots mainly around the shanty towns of Dakar in Senegal.

OIL FROM A KILLER!  aka KILLER SHARKS

Oil From A Killer! AKA Killer Sharks (1940-1949)

Film showing how vitamin oil is obtained from liver of...

THE AMAZING JUDY  aka SCOTS TERRIER HAS TEN PUPPIES

The Amazing Judy AKA Scots Terrier Has Ten Puppies (1940-1949)

Nice footage of a Scots Terrier who...

EVERTON V GRIMSBY

Everton V Grimsby (1930-1939)

Football Association (FA Cup) Competition - Everton v Grimsby Town.

MANCHESTER CITY BEAT BURY

Manchester City Beat Bury (1932)

Football round up from the FA Cup - Manchester City beat Bury.

BUT WHAT A YELL

But What A Yell (1932)

Football round up from the FA Cup - Arsenal come out winners against Huddersfield

TABLE MOUNTAIN RAILWAY

Table Mountain Railway (1964)

A trip by cable car to the top of Table Mountain gives us an incredibly...

MAKING ANTIQUES

Making Antiques (1966)

Moulds are used to create exact replicas of antiques, they are sprayed and aged to...

"Human Loud Speakers" (1932)

A town criers' competition held in Lyme Regis in Dorset. Lots of bells and...

"Human Loud Speakers" (1933)

A town criers' competition held in Lyme Regis in Dorset. Lots of bells and...

THE ST LEGER

The St Leger (1934)

Windsor Lad wins the St. Leger horse race at Town Moor.

GUARD RAILS FOR PEDESTRIANS NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Guard Rails For Pedestrians News In A Nutshell (1935)

Mr. Hore Belisha inaugurates new road safety...

NEWMARKET TOWN PLATE

Newmarket Town Plate (1934)

Audrey Bell wins the Newmarket Town Plate horse race on 'Ravioli'.

AGE LIMIT FOR CARS

Age Limit For Cars (1936)

South African authorities say old bangers cause too many accidents - all old...

COASTING ABOUT CAPETOWN

Coasting About Capetown (1933)

Good aerial footage of Cape Town and surrounding areas, South Africa.

THE BEACON OF HELP

The Beacon Of Help (1935)

The Table Bay lighthouse at Cape Town, South Africa.

A PIPE STORY FROM CAPE TOWN / CAPETOWN

A Pipe Story From Cape Town / Capetown (1931)

A large pipe is moved in Cape Town.

A ROOF TOP LAUNCH!

A Roof Top Launch! (1940)

A new boat is lowered from a rooftop shipyard to the street below in Cape...

SPRINGBOKS HOME FROM MADAGASCAR

Springboks Home From Madagascar (1943)

South African soldiers returning home from Madagascar.

HORSE RACE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Horse Race In South Africa (1938)

Asbestos II wins the Metropolitan Handicap (horse race) at Cape...

GREATER LONDON DOCKS EXPANSION

Greater London Docks Expansion (1927)

Scenes at Canning Town showing the empty docks at Thames...