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WEMBLEY'S CHARTER DAY

Wembley's Charter Day (1937)

Wembley receives charter of incorporation as a borough.

HOLIDAY SPORTS - ROLLER SKATING TIME EVENT AT WEMBLEY

Holiday Sports - Roller Skating Time Event At Wembley (1938)

The British team win a 5,000 metres...

HOLIDAY SPORTS - BASKETBALL AT WEMBLEY

Holiday Sports - Basketball At Wembley (1938)

Fast basketball match at Wembley.

SAFETY FIRST: WEMBLEY STADIUM

Safety First: Wembley Stadium (1923)

Bags of sand are put in the stands to test out the safety and...

A PRACTICAL TEST: WEMBLEY

A Practical Test: Wembley (1923)

Synchronised stamping, swaying and sitting tests safety of new Wembley...

LOOKING IT OVER

Looking It Over (1923)

The West Ham team inspect the Cup Final playing pitch at Wembley.

THE FAMOUS STADIUM TURF

The Famous Stadium Turf (1924)

The turf at Wembley Stadium is ploughed up and relaid for next year.

FOOTBALL INTERNATIONAL AT WEMBLEY

Football International At Wembley (1942)

Duplicate of story of same name in issue 42/83 - see...

LONDON STARS TROUNCE CANADIANS

London Stars Trounce Canadians (1949)

Rough and tumble ice hockey match from Wembley.

SIX DAY CYCLE RACE

Six Day Cycle Race (1969)

Cyclists compete in 6 day cycle race at Wembley.

TYRE RETREADING

Tyre Retreading (1948)

Discarded car tyres are given new treads so they can be reused.

ENGLAND V SCOTLAND AT WEMBLEY

England V Scotland At Wembley (1936)

Footage of international football match between England and...

BAND AT WEMBLEY

Band At Wembley (1967)

Guards Band parade at Wembley Stadium, London.

WEMBLEY STADIUM FROM THE AIR

Wembley Stadium From The Air (1922-1929)

Brief item showing aerial view of Wembley Stadium.

STEELSHOD SPORTISTS aka STEEL-SHOD SPORTISTS!

Steelshod Sportists AKA Steel-Shod Sportists! (1936)

A look at ice hockey practice at Wembley, and...

ENGLANDS VICTORY aka ENGLAND'S VICTORY Beware - other items share this title

Englands Victory AKA England's Victory Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1934)

England...

THE WAY TO WEMBLEY aka WEMBLEY THE GOAL!

The Way To Wembley AKA Wembley The Goal! (1928)

Football - Birmingham play at home and beat...

LINKED IN DEFEAT BRENTFORD aka THE WINNING WAY TO WEMBLEY

Linked In Defeat Brentford AKA The Winning Way To Wembley (1928)

Manchester United beat...

DESPITE A HUNDRED BAGPIPES AN'A' AN'A'

Despite A Hundred Bagpipes An'a' An'a' (1930)

Football - England beat Scotland 5 goals to 2 at...

NEW YEAR ON ICE

New Year On Ice (1946)

New Year's Eve party at Wembley Ice Rink.

EUROPEAN SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT WEMBLEY

European Swimming Championships At Wembley (1938)

Men's swimming and diving events at the European...

PHYSICAL TRAINING AT WEMBLEY

Physical Training At Wembley (1940)

Men do keep fit training in the National Stadium before they join...

BILLY GRAHAM PACKS WEMBLEY

Billy Graham Packs Wembley (1955)

A huge crowd packs Wembley Stadium to hear American Evangelist Billy...

Selected originals - THE CUP FINAL

Selected Originals - The Cup Final (1967)

Material relating to newsreel story "The Cup Final" -...

SERVICE STATION

Service Station (1950)

Three women working at service station in Wembley, London.

PUMP DRILL

Pump Drill (1952)

Firemen practise carrying out pump drill as quickly as possible. London.

RUGBY LEAGUE CUP FINAL

Rugby League Cup Final (1935)

The Rugby League Cup Final won by the underdogs Castleford.

FEATHER WEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

Feather Weight Championship (1934)

Nel Tarleton beats Dave Crowley and retains his Featherweight Title...

SWIMMING ENTHUSIASTS

Swimming Enthusiasts (1935)

Children demonstrate life saving techniques and high board diving skills at...

THE BIG FIGHT

The Big Fight (1935)

Jack Petersen is defeated by Walter Neusel who becomes the European Heavy weight...

INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL - ENGLAND V SCOTLAND AT WEMBLEY

International Football - England V Scotland At Wembley (1938)

Scotland beat England 1 - 0 in an...

THE CUP COMING TO LONDON?

The Cup Coming To London? (1927)

Football: Arsenal v Southampton.

BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION

British Empire Exhibition (1922)

Work starts on British Empire Exhibition, at Wembley, London.

THE BIG NOISE

The Big Noise (1923)

Singing tests the acoustics at British Empire Exhibition, Wembley.

WILL IT BE READY IN TIME - WEMBLEY

Will It Be Ready In Time - Wembley (1924)

Striking workers delay work on the British Empire...

TAKING SHAPE!

Taking Shape! (1924)

A look at the site of the British Empire Exhibition, still under construction.

RUGBY LEAGUE FINAL

Rugby League Final (1930)

Widnes beat St. Helens 10 points to 3 in Rugby League final at Wembley.

BY THE SEARCHLIGHTS GLARE

By The Searchlights Glare (1925)

Drill displays and skilful horsemanship form part of the Tattoo at...

WEMBLEY part of PATHE FRONT PAGE

Wembley Part Of Pathe Front Page (1946)

Rocket powered motorbike tested out by captain of Wembley...

SMASHING THROUGH

Smashing Through (1933)

Rough rider Alec Jackson rides through a pane of glass on a motorbike.

WONDEROUS WEMBLEY

Wonderous Wembley (1924)

Thousands visit the British Empire Exhibit on Whit Monday.

Selected Originals - ENGLAND V PORTUGAL

Selected Originals - England V Portugal (1961)

Material relating to newsreel story "England v...

SIX DAY CYCLE RACE

Six Day Cycle Race (1968)

The six day cycle race takes place at the Empire Pool in Wembley, Greater...

Selected Original - SPECIAL - WORLD SPEEDWAY CHAMPIONSHIP

Selected Original - Special - World Speedway Championship (1969)

Material relating to newsreel...

 CROWDS ENTERING WEMBLEY STADIUM

Crowds Entering Wembley Stadium (1956)

Crowds arrive at Wembley Stadium for football match.

 CUP FINAL

Cup Final (1950-1959)

Community singing at the start of the Rugby Cup Final from Wembley Stadium.

WEMBLEY STADIUM

Wembley Stadium (1964)

Long Exterior shots of Wembley Stadium just prior to a big match.

WEMBLEY STADIUM - Colour

Wembley Stadium - Colour (1966)

Unknown football match at Wembley Stadium - colour.

CROWDS ARRIVE AT WEMBLEY aka FOOTBALL CROWD SCENES AT WEMBLEY

Crowds Arrive At Wembley AKA Football Crowd Scenes At Wembley (1966)

Crowds of men arriving for...

WEMBLEY STADIUM AT NIGHT

Wembley Stadium At Night (1966)

Football fans leaving the stadium and exterior shots of the stadium...