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RAF SPORTS

RAF Sports (1914-1918)

RAF Sports Meet.

EVERYBODY ENJOYING THE TRUCE

Everybody Enjoying The Truce (1921)

Thousands of British servicemen attend the horse racing at the...

LORD BYNG - TORONTO

Lord Byng - Toronto (1923)

Lord Byng, Governor General, opens Canadian racing season at Toronto.

HORSE RACE - CROWDS

Horse Race - Crowds (1943)

Footage of a wartime horse race in a field.

U.S. WAR SURPLUS FOR U.K.

U.S. War Surplus For U.K. (1946)

Surplus American army equipment dumped at Newbury racecourse.

'SPEEDING UP' THE SHELLS

'speeding Up' The Shells (1916)

World War One. Metropolitan Railway War Service Corps Sports Day; 1916....

LONDON IRISH SILLY SPORTS DAY  aka LONDON IRISH

London Irish Silly Sports Day AKA London Irish (1914-1918)

London Irish Sports Meeting; during World...

THE BALLOONISTS'

The Balloonists' "Derby" (1932)

Hot air balloons take off at the start of a race - they are played off...

TORTOISE RACE

Tortoise Race (1938)

Cadets race with turtle in absence of horses.

OBSTACLE RACE issue title is TIME WILL TELL

Obstacle Race Issue Title Is Time Will Tell (1943)

Black South African soldiers do traditional...

RUSSIAN ARMY MOTORCYCLES - 1943

Russian Army Motorcycles - 1943 (1940-1949)

Motorcycle cross country race organised by Moscow Army Region.

GORDON RICHARDS EQUALS FRED ARCHER'S RECORD

Gordon Richards Equals Fred Archer's Record (1943)

Gordon Richards wins his 2749th race and equals...

SPEED KING'S FAREWELL

Speed King's Farewell (1927)

Henry Segrave makes an appearance at Brooklands with his Sunbeam car.

PUNCHESTOWN

Punchestown (1924)

Rain hampers events at Ireland's Racing Carnival.

ALF AND BERT AT THE RACES

Alf And Bert At The Races (1944)

Two off-duty soldiers visit Cairo races.

OVER 80 - IN THE SUN AND ON THE SEA

Over 80 - In The Sun And On The Sea (1927)

Major Segrave has a joyride in a fast speedboat.

JUMPS AND JUMPERS

Jumps And Jumpers (1936)

Horse riding and jumping display in Italy and young racehorses trained in...

Selected Original - THE DERBY 1969

Selected Original - The Derby 1969 (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story "The Derby 1969" -...

ROYAL ASCOT - 1925

Royal Ascot - 1925 (1925)

Footage of 1925 Royal Ascot. Berkshire.

SPORTS DAY AT NAVAL DEPOT - CRYSTAL PALACE

Sports Day At Naval Depot - Crystal Palace (1916)

Sailors at Royal Navy depot have fun sports day. ...

1,000 SOLDIER ATHLETES IN ALLIED CROSS-COUNTRY RACE

1,000 Soldier Athletes In Allied Cross-Country Race (1916)

1000 soldiers in cross-country race,...

MILITARY MARATHON

Military Marathon (1917)

Military Marathon - Sergeant Elliot wins at Jack Straw's Castle.

CANADIANS AT BUXTON - DUCHESS OF PORTLAND ATTENDS SPORTS

Canadians At Buxton - Duchess Of Portland Attends Sports (1914-1918)

Canadian soldiers take part in...

NEW ZEALAND SPORTS

New Zealand Sports (1914-1918)

New Zealand troops hold swim meet.

CANADIANS CELEBRATE

Canadians Celebrate (1914-1918)

Canadians celebrate Empire Day at Swindon.

Sports Meet for Irish Guards

Sports Meet For Irish Guards (1918)

Irish Guards take part in athletics meeting.

IRISH GUARDS' SPORTS MEETING

Irish Guards' Sports Meeting (1918)

Irish Guards compete in sports meeting during the First World War.

ALLIED SOLDIERS SPORTS

Allied Soldiers Sports (1914-1918)

Allied soldiers races - running, bicycle, motorbike.

KING STARTS RACE AT ALDERSHOT

King Starts Race At Aldershot (1910-1920)

King George V starts Army race at Aldershot, Hampshire.

IF AT FIRST YOU DON'T SUCCEED...

If At First You Don't Succeed... (1927)

Captain Malcolm Campbell breaks world record in 'Bluebird'...

INTERSERVICES CHAMPIONSHIP

Interservices Championship (1920-1929)

Interservices sports meet at Uxbridge with hurdle and sprint racing,...

BANK HOLIDAY SPORTS CARNIVAL

Bank Holiday Sports Carnival (1918-1920)

Bank holiday sports day held as benefit for disabled veterans.

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 96

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 96 (1940)

Seaweed belts, New York jewels and women roller skaters...

THE GRAND PRIX FRANCE

The Grand Prix France (1923)

Major Segrave, driving a Sunbeam, wins the Grand Prix for Britain.

PUNCHESTOWN RACES

Punchestown Races (1926)

Governor General attends horse races in Ireland.

DUBLIN HORSE SHOW version 2 of 2

Dublin Horse Show Version 2 Of 2 (1926)

Governor General Tim Healy attends Ireland's premier social...

SPORTS DAY IN FRANCE 1939

Sports Day In France 1939 (1939)

A sports day organised by British troops for local French people at...

TWIN ROTOR HELICOPTER and ROOSEVELT VISITS NEW SETTLEMENT AT GEORGIA

Twin Rotor Helicopter And Roosevelt Visits New Settlement At Georgia (1936)

Helicopter tests -...

SPORTS CARNIVAL FOR BANK HOLIDAY aka BANK HOLIDAY SPORTS

Sports Carnival For Bank Holiday AKA Bank Holiday Sports (1914-1918)

Bank Holiday sports carnival;...

THE ETON BEAGLES

The Eton Beagles (1917)

Boys from Eton enjoying one of the few sports allowable at this period of the...

AFTER BEING WOUNDED

After Being Wounded (1916)

Recovering wounded New Zealanders hold sports meeting.

LEEDS MILITARY TOURNAMENT

Leeds Military Tournament (1914-1918)

Military tournament in Leeds. Yorkshire.

WOUNDED SOLDIERS' PARADE & SPORTS

Wounded Soldiers' Parade & Sports (1914-1918)

Wounded soldiers' parade and sports event. Chingford,...

THE STROUD MUNITION GIRL

The Stroud Munition Girl (1914-1918)

Festival day with parade and sports contests etc. Munition Girls...

VOLUNTEERS AT CAMP TIDWORTH SURREY

Volunteers At Camp Tidworth Surrey (1914-1918)

Item showing volunteers under instruction at army camp in...

FRENCH MILITARY CROSS COUNTRY RACE

French Military Cross Country Race (1914-1918)

Military cross country race in France.

Sports Meet: Canadians' Obstacle Course

Sports Meet: Canadians' Obstacle Course (1917)

Canadian soldier take part in athletics meeting.