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CHURCH WITH SPIRE AND TOWER

Church With Spire And Tower (1940)

A look at a church in Ormskirk which has both a spire and a tower....

MECHANICAL RICKSHAW

Mechanical Rickshaw (1948)

A mechanical rickshaw ferries passengers around the streets of Manchester.

PARIS part of PATHE FRONT PAGE Beware - other items share this title

Paris Part Of Pathe Front Page Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1946)

Bride and groom...

WINDMILL HOUSE issue title is MIND THE DOORS

Windmill House Issue Title Is Mind The Doors (1938)

Large windmill that has been converted into a...

TREE AND WELL aka CHILHAM issue title is MIND THE DOORS

Tree And Well AKA Chilham Issue Title Is Mind The Doors (1938)

A tree growing over the top of an...

BUS TICKETS

Bus Tickets (1951)

Footage of men looking at albums full of bus tickets, Kensington, London.

MODELLING CRIMINALS!

Modelling Criminals! (1934)

Models of criminals' ears made for Viennese police.

FREE GAS

Free Gas (1937)

A free gas jet from pit workings in Glasgow benefits the locals who cook their meals on...

CHURCH BELL IN TREE

Church Bell In Tree (1937)

Church bells hanging from trees near church in small Kent village.

RIVER AND BARGE

River And Barge (1938)

Special boat clearing the weeds in river Stour.

JERICHO

Jericho (1939)

A bus heads towards Jericho - near Bury in Lancashire.

WEDDING ON STILTS

Wedding On Stilts (1969)

A couple walk to their wedding on stilts. Holland.

LOOK! NO BOOTS

Look! No Boots (1949)

Nigerian football players practise with nothing on their feet. Highbury, London.

GETTING INTO A `HUFF'

Getting Into A `huff' (1964)

Lighthearted transportation in Australia take the form of 'Huffs' in aid...

A GIRL PRODIGY

A Girl Prodigy (1922)

A girl with her hands tied behind her back pulls a boat full of men across a river...

A NOVEL WEDDING & CUTS

A Novel Wedding & Cuts (1926)

Idyllic wedding scenes - bridal party arrive at church by river boat.

FASHION GOES TO THE HEAD

Fashion Goes To The Head (1935)

Astounding hats from famous designer Aage Thaarup, influenced by the...

CHURCH POST OFFICE issue title PLAY SONG AND PATTER

Church Post Office Issue Title Play Song And Patter (1937)

Church in Margate is used as post...

HOUSES WITH STATUES  issue title - WHY BRING THAT UP?

Houses With Statues Issue Title - Why Bring That Up? (1937)

Houses in a Hampshire village are...

ROAD SIGNS issue title - GYM AND IT

Road Signs Issue Title - Gym And It (1937)

Light hearted item about signposts to places with...

BOOKING OFFICE IN PUB aka BOOKING OFFICE IN INN or STRANGE BOOKING OFFICE issue...

Booking Office In Pub AKA Booking Office In Inn Or Strange Booking Office Issue... (1937)

GWR...

TRAIN A WEEK issue title is MIND THE DOORS

Train A Week Issue Title Is Mind The Doors (1938)

Remote village of Blackermill where only one...

OLDEST HOUSE IN CANTERBURY issue title is HOUSE FULL

Oldest House In Canterbury Issue Title Is House Full (1938)

A look at the oldest house in...

PULLY BRIDGE

Pully Bridge (1938)

Rope bridge used by children every day on their way to school.

VERYAN

Veryan (1938)

Lovely travelogue of Veryan in Cornwall where houses are round and have crosses on roofs.

CHURCH ON GOLF COURSE

Church On Golf Course (1939)

Church on a golf course in a village of Rock.

DUSTBINS issue title - GOING PLACES

Dustbins Issue Title - Going Places (1941)

A dustbin lid is adapted to put out firebombs with sand.

HOPPING issue title - ROLLING STONES

Hopping Issue Title - Rolling Stones (1943)

Footage of women and children being sent out from the...

FRANCE - XMAS PARTY IN THE MILKY WAY

France - Xmas Party In The Milky Way (1954)

French Premier Mendes-France orders a 'Drink Milk'...

PEA PUSHING

Pea Pushing (1969)

Pea pushing derby for charity in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey.

RADIO CYCLIST

Radio Cyclist (1948)

Arthur Newman fixes a radio to his bicycle so he can tune in whilst cycling. London.

OUTBOARD CYCLE

Outboard Cycle (1949)

A man attaches a small motor to his bicycle to save him pedalling everywhere....

BACK-SEAT DRIVER

Back-Seat Driver (1949)

Two year old boy has controls fitted at back seat of car by his father so they...

CHURCH SHOP

Church Shop (1950)

Footage of church in East Grinstead now used as a shop, West Sussex.

HYDROFIN

Hydrofin (1950)

Footage of new boat the hydrofin being demonstrated, Cowes, Isle of Wight.

FARTHING KING

Farthing King (1951)

Item about Ben Dixon who has collected thousands of farthings for hospitals....

LOST PROPERTY

Lost Property (1950)

Item about London Transport's lost property office in Baker Street, London.

PRAM CAR

Pram Car (1951)

New pioneering tram is put to the test in Leamington Spa

SAIL BIKE issue title WHEELSPIN TO WILTON!

Sail Bike Issue Title Wheelspin To Wilton! (1936)

A tradesman rides along the streets on a bike...

NEW ZEALAND PARLIAMENTARY DELEGATES ON SALISBURY PLAIN

New Zealand Parliamentary Delegates On Salisbury Plain (1916)

New Zealand parliamentary delegates...

TRAFFIC DRILL

Traffic Drill (1931)

Quirky item showing policemen practising their traffic signals.

WOULD YOU BELIEVE IT? NO. 8

Would You Believe It? No. 8 (1934)

Strange things including tiny elephants inside a bean and a part of...

WOULD YOU BELIEVE IT? NO. 11

Would You Believe It? No. 11 (1934)

Odd things including strong man with a table, chair, piano and...

HERE COMES THE BRIDE - IN FAR-OFF FORMOSA

Here Comes The Bride - In Far-Off Formosa (1932)

Wedding celebrations in Formosa.

VIENNA - DOCTOR PANESCH

Vienna - Doctor Panesch (1939)

Doctor Panesch, president of the Catch a Cold Everyday Movement...

THE RIVER POSTMAN

The River Postman (1933)

Nice film about a day in the life of a river postman on the River Thames,...

TOULOUSE - TIGHT ROPE WEDDING aka TIGHTROPE WEDDING

Toulouse - Tight Rope Wedding AKA Tightrope Wedding (1954)

Two tight rope walkers are married in...

LETTING THEM DOWN LIGHTLY

Letting Them Down Lightly (1958)

An Italian Couple and their Priest do a Parachute jump before their...

CHURCH AND SPIRES issue title is FIRE, FINCH AND FUN

Church And Spires Issue Title Is Fire, Finch And Fun (1936)

A look at unusual churches and spires...

WOMEN FERRY ON THAMES

Women Ferry On Thames (1936)

Miss Violet Pope is the only woman ferry operator on the Thames. She rows...