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GAYEST OF ALL CARNIVALS

Gayest Of All Carnivals (1928)

Wonderful floats and fancy dress in the 50th anniversary of the famous...

IN SUNNY HAVANA

In Sunny Havana (1928)

Brilliant floats, glamour girls and streamers galore as the Carnival Season begins...

RAG TIMES

Rag Times (1928)

Much funny business as the Mayor of Bradford meets University students, dressed for their...

BIRMINGHAM STUDENTS' CARNIVAL

Birmingham Students' Carnival (1928)

Birmingham University students in fancy dress for their charity...

N. E. CYCLISTS PARADE

N. E. Cyclists Parade (1929)

People in fancy dress congregate for the North Eastern cyclists' parade at...

HORSES IN FANCY DRESS

Horses In Fancy Dress (1929)

Horses wearing ornate floral decorations are judged by Lady Mayoress of...

PROCESSION OF GIANT FIGURES

Procession Of Giant Figures (1920)

A fun procession of giant figures takes place in Brussels, Belgium....

THEIR NIGHT OUT

Their Night Out (1921)

Various exploits take place during the "Fleet Street Revel" when the media people...

NICE CARNIVAL aka KING CARNIVAL

Nice Carnival AKA King Carnival (1922)

Large crowds turn out for the carnival in Nice, France.

THE LAND OF CARNIVAL AND SUNSHINE

The Land Of Carnival And Sunshine (1922)

Naval floral fete carnival in Villefranche in the South of...

THE BATTLE OF THE FLOWERS - NICE

The Battle Of The Flowers - Nice (1922)

Procession of floats decorated with flowers.

BRIGHT EVENING AT BRIGHTON aka BRIGHTENING BRIGHTON

Bright Evening At Brighton AKA Brightening Brighton (1922)

The Brighton Carnival, Sussex.

THE PIRATES

The Pirates (1922)

Cock - Shy competition in Slane.

THE ALL LANCASHIRE DICKENS

The All Lancashire Dickens (1922)

Fancy dress carnival with a Charles Dickens theme in Southport,...

10,000 SCHOLARS

10,000 Scholars (1922)

10,000 Scholars takes part in fancy dress in Lancashire.

THE CHELSEA ARTS BALL

The Chelsea Arts Ball (1923)

The Chelsea Arts Ball sees students in fancy dress parade down the street...

IT ALL DEPENDS ON THE WEATHER

It All Depends On The Weather (1923)

Spectacular floats make their way in the parade at Nice carnival,...

AFTER LAPSE OF CENTURIES

After Lapse Of Centuries (1923)

Ancient ceremony of "Landing the famous eel pie" revived in Twickenham....

BRIGHTENING OF BRIGHTON

Brightening Of Brighton (1923)

Spectacular parades and floats are seen at Brighton Carnival.

FAIR CHARMERS

Fair Charmers (1923)

The White City Carnival in Ireland - people dress up to raise money for charity.

GREATEST OF ALL CARNIVALS

Greatest Of All Carnivals (1925)

The Nice carnival sees weird and wonderful costumes and floats taking...

QUAINTEST OF ALL CARNIVALS aka QUAINT SHROVETIDE FESTIVALS

Quaintest Of All Carnivals AKA Quaint Shrovetide Festivals (1925)

People of Binche in Belgium...

CARNIVAL TIME HERALDS SPRING'S COMING

Carnival Time Heralds Spring's Coming (1930)

Some very inventive and impressive looking floats take...

JOY UNCONFINED

Joy Unconfined (1930)

Rhineland holds its first carnival after the Allies have withdrawn their troops. ...

FUN AND FROLIC

Fun And Frolic (1925)

Students from Pangbourne nautical college have fun acting out mock battles in the...

OUT TAKES / CUTS for IN THE CAUSE OF CHARITY in G 1301

Out Takes / Cuts For In The Cause Of Charity In G 1301 (1926)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for IN THE...

CUTS / OUT TAKES for STOURPORT CARNIVAL in G 1325

Cuts / Out Takes For Stourport Carnival In G 1325 (1926)

Cuts (out takes, rushes) for STOURPORT...

STUDENTS RAG

Students Rag (1920)

Student rag parade - fancy dress.

UNIVERSITY STUDENTS RAG

University Students Rag (1920)

An item about a rag parade by students from Liverpool University.

DOVER HOLDS CARNIVAL - SPECIAL

Dover Holds Carnival - Special (1959)

Carnival procession along sea front, cameraman on Pathe float...

ITALY - VENICE REGATTA

Italy - Venice Regatta (1966)

Gondola regatta is held in Venice.

Selected Original - BARBICAN RESTAURANT

Selected Original - Barbican Restaurant (1970)

Material relating to newsreel story "Barbican...

MANCHESTER

Manchester (1937)

Students parade in fancy dress to collect for charity in Manchester.

COVENTRY GYMKHANA

Coventry Gymkhana (1946)

Footage of motorcycle stunts being performed at Gymkhana in Coventry.

VIAREGGIO CARNIVAL

Viareggio Carnival (1951)

Lots of decorated floats take part in the Viareggio carnival. Italy.

UNDERWATER PARTY

Underwater Party (1950-1959)

An Underwater Party

VILLAGE FETE - Colour

Village Fete - Colour (1972)

Children in fancy dress, brass band and crowds at village fete - Colour.

THE CHELSEA ARTS BALL

The Chelsea Arts Ball (1923)

The Chelsea Arts Ball sees students in fancy dress parade down the street...

MANCHESTER

Manchester (1930-1939)

Manchester students launch a rowing boat as part of their rag celebrations.

GERMANY

Germany (1930-1939)

People enjoy an outdoor party in a German square.

FLOWER POWER

Flower Power (1968)

Tulip-covered floats are seen at Spalding's flower parade.

'THE RAG OF RAGS'

'the Rag Of Rags' (1932)

Liverpool students dress up and ride on floats to raise money for charity.

WHILST WE SHIVER

Whilst We Shiver (1932)

Carnival scenes and decorated floats in Corsica

CARNIVAL TIME HERALDS SPRING'S COMING

Carnival Time Heralds Spring's Coming (1933)

Nice carnival features giant caricatures of famous...

"Spring Is Coming!" Tyrolese Version!! (1933)

Ancient ceremony in the Tyrol celebrates the arrival...

FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 1914 aka FOR 1ST TIME SINCE 1914

For First Time Since 1914 AKA For 1st Time Since 1914 (1933)

Cologne carnival is revived and...

EMPIRE DAY

Empire Day (1933)

Little children celebrate Empire Day with patriotic display.

"Gallant Little Belgium" (1930)

A large parade in Brussels celebrates 100 years of Belgian...

"The March Of The Toy Soldiers" (1930)

Army cadets, dressed in fancy dress costumes as toy soldiers...

EASTBOURNE'S JUBILEE

Eastbourne's Jubilee (1933)

Celebrations in Eastbourne with a parade and carnival.