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AIRFIELD

Airfield (1945)

Loading planes with food rations at American airfield.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 303 - SPAGHETTI EATING RACE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 303 - Spaghetti Eating Race (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 323 - reel 1 of 2 - FROZEN EGGS

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 323 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Frozen Eggs (1961)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for...

"The New Comtemptibles" (1931)

British troops moving out for manoeuvres in Surrey.

BREAD BUTTERING MACHINE

Bread Buttering Machine (1939)

Footage of a bread making machine action.

GOOD NEWS FOR FARMERS

Good News For Farmers (1941)

Cattle and food arrive in Britain from the Republic of Ireland.

DINING CARS COME BACK

Dining Cars Come Back (1945)

Restaurant cars return to ease long distance travel.

KEEP ALL FOOD FOOD COVERED

Keep All Food Food Covered (1949)

A Short trailer film encouraging people to cover food to stop flies...

RABBITS issue title - SO FUR SO GOOD

Rabbits Issue Title - So Fur So Good (1944)

Rabbits are bred for their fur and meat to feed and...

GREECE aka YOUR WORLD IN NINE MINUTES

Greece AKA Your World In Nine Minutes (1947)

Signs of post-War recovery in Greece as a loan...

A NOTE FOR HOUSEWIVES - THE FOOD SCHOOL

A Note For Housewives - The Food School (1947)

Students at a catering college prepare non austerity...

HAM AND EGGS

Ham And Eggs

Footage of crates of ham and eggs being unloaded from container ship.

US TROOPS DISEMBARKING

Us Troops Disembarking (1944)

American infantry troops getting on board landing craft.

RAILWAY

Railway (1937)

A Streamlined, modern train speeds along the line.

CHILDREN ROUND TABLE EATING BEANS

Children Round Table Eating Beans (1938)

Children at table in garden eating.

AIRFIELD

Airfield (1945)

Loading planes with food rations at American airfield.

FOOD PRICES - BERLIN

Food Prices - Berlin (1946)

Food shortage and rations in Berlin.

BOOM TOWN

Boom Town (1946)

Canadian Boom Town - streets, houses, shops, restaurants.

OLD FOLKS HOMES

Old Folks Homes (1947)

Investigations into the conditions of institutions for old people - old people's...

 CHILDREN'S DINNER PARTY

Children's Dinner Party (1940)

Soldiers serve children at party.

CULINARY ART SHOW

Culinary Art Show (1963)

Great food on display during culinary art show in Toronto, Canada.

CHICKEN EATING COMPETITION

Chicken Eating Competition (1950-1959)

Chicken Eating Competition

PAPRIKA FROM HUNGARIAN VILLAGE

Paprika From Hungarian Village (1960)

Paprika leaves hanging from the sides of a house.

FISH FINGERS

Fish Fingers (1972)

Footage of fish fingers being made at factory.

NURSING

Nursing (1970-1979)

Nurses feed old people in the old people's home.

A BUMPER CROP

A Bumper Crop (1933)

Great footage of families picking hops in the annual harvest in Kent.

MAKING VERMICELLI

Making Vermicelli (1918)

A man demonstrates how Vermicelli is made in China.

FOOD FROM WASTE LAND

Food From Waste Land (1941)

Flooded Feltwell fen is drained to become farmland for growing food....

THE WORLD'S LARGEST BANQUET

The World's Largest Banquet (1925)

8000 Freemasons hold a banquet in Olympia and are served by 1300...

MEAT FROM SOUTH AFRICA

Meat From South Africa (1939)

Footage of sheep carcasses being prepared for shipment form South Africa...

COMFORTS FOR SEAMEN

Comforts For Seamen (1940)

Sailors arriving back in port get gifts and food from volunteers.

COAL BOARD TURNS TEACHER

Coal Board Turns Teacher (1948)

Men from continental Europe coming to England to work in mines.

BEWARE OF FLIES TRAILER aka KEEP ALL FOOD FOOD COVERED

Beware Of Flies Trailer AKA Keep All Food Food Covered (1950)

A Short trailer film encouraging...

GIRL SELLING FISH ON POLE aka BLOATER GIRL

Girl Selling Fish On Pole AKA Bloater Girl (1937)

Girl caries fish on a pole and sells it on...

LUNCH DELIVERED aka HOT LUNCH SELLER issue title OKAY FOR HOUNDS

Lunch Delivered AKA Hot Lunch Seller Issue Title Okay For Hounds (1937)

Enterprising girl...

GRASS DRIER

Grass Drier (1941)

An item showing the process of grass drying to make food for animals.

EELS issue title is LOOK OUT

Eels Issue Title Is Look Out (1943)

Eels caught in River Severn are placed in other rivers to breed -...

RATIONS IN INDIA

Rations In India (1965)

People rush to buy wheat before the start of rationing in India. Delhi.

Selected originals - IS WORLD GETTING WARMER?

Selected Originals - Is World Getting Warmer? (1963)

Material relating to newsreel story "Is World...

SMITHFIELD MEAT MARKET

Smithfield Meat Market (1935)

Material about Smithfield Meat Market in London.

US SOLDIERS RATIONS

Us Soldiers Rations (1944)

American soldiers collecting food from open air canteen.

BRITISH SOLDIERS ON LEAVE IN SLOVAKIA

British Soldiers On Leave In Slovakia (1946)

Footage of British soldiers skiing in Slovakia.

FOOD SHORTAGE DEMO - ROME

Food Shortage Demo - Rome (1947)

Demonstration against food shortage in Rome.

SALVAGING TINS OF SALMON

Salvaging Tins Of Salmon (1947)

Tins of salmon are rescued from a sunken ship.

SCHOOL FOR CHEFS

School For Chefs (1940-1949)

Waiters and waitresses training at school for waiting staff and chefs in France.

STRACHEY EXPLAINS BREAD RATIONING

Strachey Explains Bread Rationing (1946)

Cuts from newsreel 46/53 - Food Minister Strachey explains...

FOOD HOARD FOUND

Food Hoard Found (1947)

Police and military find hidden food in Italian village - Italian 'kulaks'...

SCHOOL FOR DELICATESSEN SHOPMEN

School For Delicatessen Shopmen (1957)

Demonstrations of meat and cheese cutting and examining food.

SUPERMARKET SHOPPING IN HOLLAND

Supermarket Shopping In Holland (1971)

Footage of two young wives in a Dutch supermarket

DOCKERS UNLOADING SHIP IN LONDON

Dockers Unloading Ship In London (1971)

Docklands footage of stock being unloaded from ship