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BEAUTY IN PLASTIC

Beauty In Plastic (1945)

Raincoats, handbags and shoes made of plastic.

NEW MARKET PLACE

New Market Place (1969)

Plastic domes provide shelter for Basildon market.

SUN TENT

Sun Tent (1968)

Holidaymakers hire plastic Sun Tents to make the most of the weather. Littlehampton,...

PLASTIC BATHS aka NEW-STYLE BATHROOMS

Plastic Baths AKA New-Style Bathrooms (1967)

Over-the-top luxury bathrooms by designer Godfrey...

DOME POOL

Dome Pool (1962)

An inflatable plastic dome with adjustable temperature can be used to cover outdoor...

LONDON - INFLATABLE FURNITURE

London - Inflatable Furniture (1968)

Quirky looking inflatable settees and chairs.

GOLF BALL MANUFACTURE

Golf Ball Manufacture (1966)

Golf balls are manufactured in a factory and thoroughly tested to ensure...

SCULPTURE

Sculpture (1954)

Sculpture John Burch working in plastic wood. St. Marylebone, London.

 TOY FAIR

Toy Fair (1961)

Toy fair at the Mount Royal Hotel, London.

SWIM FASHIONS

Swim Fashions (1966)

Incredible 1960s designs for swimwear and sunglasses.

IDEAL HOME EXHIBITION

Ideal Home Exhibition (1969)

The latest home gadgets, decor and displays at the Ideal Home Exhibition.

CAMPING EXHIBITION

Camping Exhibition (1969)

The latest tents, caravans and gadgets for outdoor holidays at Olympia camping...

HAVE SKIS? DON'T TRAVEL

Have Skis? Don't Travel (1963)

New plastic ski run in Torquay & Indoor skiing competition at Alexandra...

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

Amateur Athletic Association championships and Plastic Surgery club for early...

DIVING HOUSE

Diving House (1965)

Diver inside a plastic bubble eats a sandwich underwater - new diving gear is...

PLASTIC ART

Plastic Art (1931)

A Chelsea Pensioner has his image moulded into a small statuette.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 304 - RADIO TELESCOPE, PLASTIC BAG MAGICIAN, SAFETY...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 304 - Radio Telescope, Plastic Bag Magician, Safety... (1960)

Out...

ZODIAC SCULPTOR

Zodiac Sculptor (1968)

Dr Arthur Fleischmann is seen carving perspex models, many with a zodiac theme.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 372 - reel 2 OF 2 - TEENAGE SCIENTISTS aka SCHOOLBOY...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 372 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Teenage Scientists AKA Schoolboy... (1962)

Out...

CLEANING BUCKINGHAM PALACE

Cleaning Buckingham Palace (1970)

Footage of Buckingham Palace being cleaned. London.

SKI JUMPING IN KAVGOLOVO

Ski Jumping In Kavgolovo (1959)

An artificial ski slope is built and used for ski jumping in Russia.

CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

Christmas In America (1958)

New Yorkers prepare for Christmas with a parade and a giant tree in...

CRICKET - BLOFIELD

Cricket - Blofield (1938)

Men of the Edrich family make up a cricket team for a match in Norfolk.

Selected Originals - CONCORDE: ROLL OUT

Selected Originals - Concorde: Roll Out (1967)

Material relating to newsreel story "Concorde Roll...

CRICKET - BLOFIELD

Cricket - Blofield (1938)

Men of the Edrich family make up a cricket team for a match in Norfolk.

BOAT SHOW IN GENOA

Boat Show In Genoa (1961)

International boat show in Genoa, Italy.

UNDERWATER ARTIST

Underwater Artist (1964)

A lady from Brighton paints various scenes underwater and then transfers them...

TOY SOLDIERS

Toy Soldiers (1965)

Manufacture of toy soldiers at Hornsey in London.

INTERNATIONAL FURNITURE SHOW

International Furniture Show (1970)

Futuristic furniture on display at Cologne furniture show....

BILLIARD BALLS

Billiard Balls (1953)

Billiard balls are made in a London workshop.

HOLIDAY TIME AT HUNGARIAN LAKE RESORT

Holiday Time At Hungarian Lake Resort (1965)

Holiday makers having a good time at Lake Balaton,...

NEW CRICKET BAT COVER

New Cricket Bat Cover (1954)

David Hulme, son of Joe Hulme, tests out new cover that prolongs life of...

WATER GARDENS

Water Gardens (1964)

A revolution in gardening is examined as we see how artificial ponds are made.

SKIS FOR EXPORT

Skis For Export (1961)

Skis are made for export to Switzerland at a factory in Lowestoft, Suffolk.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 530 - reel 1 of 2 - PETROS THE PELICAN and DIVING HOUSE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 530 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Petros The Pelican And Diving House (1965)

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WORKERS ON SKATES

Workers On Skates (1965)

Workers use roller skates to help them get around a large warehouse.

FANCY HEADGEAR - PHILADELPHIA LNER

Fancy Headgear - Philadelphia Lner (1938)

The American social set wear crazy hats at a fund-raising...

OPEN GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS

Open Golf Championships (1938)

Footage of golfers in the Open Golf Championships at Sandwich in Kent.

THE SPORTING WORLD - INTERNATIONAL GLIDING CHAMPIONSHIP

The Sporting World - International Gliding Championship (1954)

The world gliding championship is...

MOTORING OF FUTURE issue title is TOMORROW ALWAYS COMES

Motoring Of Future Issue Title Is Tomorrow Always Comes (1943)

Imagining what car of future will...

HARROGATE TOY FAIR

Harrogate Toy Fair (1956)

The cream of Britain's toy industry on show in Harrogate.

CARTOONS AT TATE aka COMIC STRIP ART

Cartoons At Tate AKA Comic Strip Art (1968)

Roy Lichtenstein show at Tate + look at popularity of...

LONDON - SHOE FASHIONS aka LATEST LOOK IN FOOTWEAR

London - Shoe Fashions AKA Latest Look In Footwear (1968)

Fashion show at Savoy Hotel showing...

DOG BOUTIQUE

Dog Boutique (1967)

Dogs undergo beauty routine in salon, and eat at dining table. Germany.

POUR ON FLOORS

Pour On Floors (1968)

Demonstration of new pour on flooring called 'Carazzo'. London.

SLIM SUIT

Slim Suit (1954)

Pretty blonde Adrienne dons a 'slim suit' to shed imaginary excess weight while...

TAVERN ON THE TRAIN aka BAR ON A TRAIN

Tavern On The Train AKA Bar On A Train (1949)

Cuts from newsreel 49/44 - tavern on the train.