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ACTORS AT HOME

Actors At Home (1914)

Famous actors enjoy an afternoon together in the garden.

THIS DAY - APRIL 29TH  NO 14

This Day - April 29th No 14 (1919-1951)

Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout...

CELEBRITIES AT HOME - MISS MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL

Celebrities At Home - Miss Mabel Lucie Attwell (1921)

The artist Mabel Lucie Attwell is seen in...

PEEPS AT

Peeps At "The Lady Of The Rose" - Daly's Theatre, London (1922)

Song and dance routines from the...

OUR BATHING BELLES - A CHISWICK STUDY

Our Bathing Belles - A Chiswick Study (1927)

Glamour girls model swimsuits at Chiswick baths - very...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - MR F.E. WEATHERLY K.C. THE FAMOUS SONG WRITER

Camera Interviews - Mr F.E. Weatherly K.C. The Famous Song Writer (1928)

Portrait of the...

ROSE QUEEN CROWNED

Rose Queen Crowned (1928)

Eight year-old Grace Roberts is crowned the 'Rose Queen' at Colwyn Bay.

CARNIVAL - THE FAMOUS THREE ARTS CLUB BALL - LONDON

Carnival - The Famous Three Arts Club Ball - London (1929)

Nice footage of the 3 Arts Club Ball -...

CARNIVAL - THE FAMOUS THREE ARTS CLUB BALL - LONDON

Carnival - The Famous Three Arts Club Ball - London (1929)

Nice footage of the 3 Arts Club Ball -...

IN THE SHADOW OF THE ANCIENT CASTLE

In The Shadow Of The Ancient Castle (1930)

Lloyd George presents prizes for Rose Queen at Conway...

THE BRAEMAR GATHERING

The Braemar Gathering (1932)

Duke and Duchess of York attend the Highland games - with Princesses...

RAYMOND NEWELL

Raymond Newell (1932)

Baritone Raymond Newell sings 'Red Rose' from 'Monsieur Beaucaire'.

JULIAN ROSE

Julian Rose (1932)

Footage of Jewish comedian Julian Rose providing a comic revue of his latest film.

MILLIONS OF ROSES

Millions Of Roses (1933)

California's annual Winter festival features floats decorated with thousands of...

BILLY COTTON AND HIS BAND

Billy Cotton And His Band (1933)

Billy Cotton and his Band perform at Slough, followed by other variety...

ALL CHANGE!

All Change! (1933)

Actor Frank Vosper changes into the make-up and costume of King Henry VIII, then acts...

WHAT THE PUBLIC WANTS! reel 2 of 4

What The Public Wants! Reel 2 Of 4 (1933)

Great round-up of popular variety acts: Afrique, Billy...

BILLY COTTON AND HIS BAND

Billy Cotton And His Band (1933)

Billy Cotton and his band plus Rose Perfect at the Adelphi in Slough -...

THE SINGING LADY

The Singing Lady (1935)

'The Singing Lady' from US radio sings 'Mighty Like A Rose' in the studio.

RUDY STARITA AND HIS NEW OCTARIMBA

Rudy Starita And His New Octarimba (1936)

Rudy Starita plays some old tunes on his new instrument,...

SHREWSBURY FLORAL FETE

Shrewsbury Floral Fete (1938)

Comedians, trapeze artists, acrobats and roses at the Shrewsbury Floral...

ELSA STENNING

Elsa Stenning (1939)

Elsa Stenning singing "Mighty Like a Rose".

MAXWELL STEWART AND BAND issue title is UP AND DOING

Maxwell Stewart And Band Issue Title Is Up And Doing (1939)

Maxwell Stewart and his Ballroom...

THE TOURNAMENT OF ROSES - THE ROSE BOWL GAME

The Tournament Of Roses - The Rose Bowl Game (1940)

Colour footage of the Pasadena Tournament of...

HARVEST TIME ON A ROYAL ESTATE

Harvest Time On A Royal Estate (1943)

Royal family inspecting the crops being harvested at...

U.S. ARMY SHOW IN LONDON

U.S. Army Show In London (1943)

American Army stages a show in London's theatre.

AN ETON CEREMONY

An Eton Ceremony (1945)

King George VI knights Provost of Eton College Sir Henry Marten.

PRINCESS ELIZABETH 2ND SUBALTERN

Princess Elizabeth 2nd Subaltern (1945)

Princess Elizabeth in uniform driving and maintaining army...

KING AND QUEEN LEAD NATION'S THANKSGIVING

King And Queen Lead Nation's Thanksgiving (1945)

King, Queen and Princesses attend Thanksgiving...

THE KING AND THE STARS

The King And The Stars (1946)

Various Hollywood stars are presented to the King and Queen at Royal...

THE ZULUS GREET THE KING

The Zulus Greet The King (1947)

The Zulu nation pay their respects to the Royal Family on their South...

PRINCESS ELIZABETH IS 21: THE GIRL WHO WILL BE QUEEN

Princess Elizabeth Is 21: The Girl Who Will Be Queen (1947)

Library material illustrates Princess...

ROYAL COMMAND FILM PERFORMANCE

Royal Command Film Performance (1947)

Queen Elizabeth chats to the stars at a Royal Command Film...

HARRY PARRY AND HIS SEXTET

Harry Parry And His Sextet (1947)

Harry Parry and his Sextet perform jazzy number "Honeysuckle Rose". ...

HOPE FIGHTS FOR CHARITY

Hope Fights For Charity (1948)

Bob Hope gives boxing exhibition with Jack Dempsey for the US Airforce...

DANNY KAYE'S ROYAL SHOW

Danny Kaye's Royal Show (1948)

Royal Command Performance at London Palladium.

THE QUEEN MEETS THE STARS

The Queen Meets The Stars (1948)

Queen attends Royal Command Performance at Empire, Leicester Square.

 OPERATION WINGDING 'BOB HOPE'

Operation Wingding 'bob Hope' (1948)

Bob Hope gives boxing exhibition with Jack Dempsey for the US...

PRINCESS MARGARET VISITS CLYDESIDE

Princess Margaret Visits Clydeside (1948)

Princess Margaret launches the 'British Mariner' on...

BRADMAN SAYS GOODBYE

Bradman Says Goodbye (1948)

Australian Cricketer Don Bradman says goodbye to England and to cricket.

KING AND QUEEN MEET THE STARS

King And Queen Meet The Stars (1949)

King, Queen and Princesses meet stars at Royal Command Film...

U.S. TENNIS DOUBLES FINAL

U.S. Tennis Doubles Final (1952)

U.S. Tennis Doubles Final in Brookline, Massachusetts.

MINIATURE GARDENS

Miniature Gardens (1952)

Anne Ashberry creates replicas of miniature gardens. Chelmsford, Essex.

THIS WAS YESTERDAY - reel 4

This Was Yesterday - Reel 4 (1955)

Fantastic look back at entertainers, celebrities, theatrical...

THIS WAS YESTERDAY - reel 6

This Was Yesterday - Reel 6 (1955)

Fantastic look back at entertainers, celebrities, theatrical...

CURIOSITY SHOP

Curiosity Shop (1957)

Collection of "and now for something completely different" things - and all for...

EMETT'S IDEAL HOME

Emett's Ideal Home (1957)

Comic strip style inventor presents totally insane construction - automatic...

WINDMILL GIRLS & DONKEYS

Windmill Girls & Donkeys (1957)

A look at Cuckfield Donkey Races including a sulky race run by the...

TULIP PARADE

Tulip Parade (1959)

Huge flower parade in Lincolnshire - Dutch floral artist hired to help!

RASPBERRY FESTIVAL

Raspberry Festival (1959)

An item about the raspberry harvest in Scotland and the subsequent Montrose...