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1,000 DIE IN JAP EARTHQUAKE aka THOUSANDS DIE IN JAP EARTHQUAKE

1,000 Die In Jap Earthquake AKA Thousands Die In Jap Earthquake (1947)

Japan suffers from an...

FA CUP - MATTHEWS AGAIN

Fa Cup - Matthews Again (1947)

Stanley Matthews spotlighted in FA Cup game between Tottenham Hotspur...

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

Roundup of the latest news.

GLASGOW CINEMA BALL

Glasgow Cinema Ball (1947)

Actors and personalities attend an annual ball in Glasgow.

WORLD AT YOUR ELBOW

World At Your Elbow (1947)

Motor racing in Sweden, floods in Rome and new Governor General of Australia.

BARBARA SCOTT WINS WORLDS SKATING TITLE

Barbara Scott Wins Worlds Skating Title (1947)

Canadian skating star Barbara Scott is interviewed in...

MANCHESTER

Manchester (1947)

Various boxing bouts from the Northern County Amateur Championships.

NEWCASTLE

Newcastle (1947)

Lightweight boxing match between Joseph Preys and Billy Thompson.

LONDON

London (1947)

Film stars attend the British Film Festival - inc Margaret Lockwood, Stewart Granger etc.

YOUR WORLD IN NINE MINUTES aka FLORIDA - AL CAPONE

Your World In Nine Minutes AKA Florida - Al Capone (1947)

Library story covering the death of Al...

BRITAIN - SNOW

Britain - Snow (1947)

An aerial tour over the snow covered countryside in the terrible winter of 1947

BEHIND THE GAME

Behind The Game (1947)

Pathe meets young boxing promoter, Benny Smith.

ENGLAND'S GREAT WIN OVER SCOTLAND

England's Great Win Over Scotland (1947)

England beat Scotland 24-5 in rugby's Calcutta Cup match in...

TRUMAN'S SPEECH

Truman's Speech "A Fateful Hour" (1947)

Harry Truman calls on the US to fight Communism in Europe.

ONE MINUTE NEWS

One Minute News (1947)

Cairo motor racing Grand Prix, Foreign Ministers Meet in Moscow and floods...

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

Cricketer Len Hutton returns to England and Lord and Lady Mountbatten leave for...

BEHIND THE GAME

Behind The Game (1947)

Good look behind the scenes at Ninian Park, home of Cardiff City football team.

WALES' GREAT RUGBY WIN

Wales' Great Rugby Win (1947)

Wales beat France 3-0 at rugby in a surprising turn around.

THE GRAND NATIONAL

The Grand National (1947)

The 1947 Grand National is won by the Irish outsider Caughoo.

THE TICHBORNE CURSE

The Tichborne Curse (1947)

The Tichborne family fulfil an ancient duty and give out flour to the people...

THE ZULUS GREET THE KING

The Zulus Greet The King (1947)

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

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

Famous clown Grock gives a show, fencing competition and child boxer in London.

MAX MILLER THE DEMON BARBER

Max Miller The Demon Barber (1947)

Famous comic Max Miller makes jokes with wax work dummies of...

ARMY BOXERS SLOG IT OUT

Army Boxers Slog It Out (1947)

Army boxing championships from the Royal Albert Hall.

SAN FRANCISCO FIRE STRIKES

San Francisco Fire Strikes (1947)

A terrible fire guts buildings at the American Naval Base on...

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

A Londoner builds a miniature car, Opinions about boxer Bruce Woodcock, Paris...

ENGLAND BEAT SWITZERLAND

England Beat Switzerland (1947)

England sneak a win over Switzerland in the final match of the Ice...

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...

ROME FILM FIRE aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

Rome Film Fire AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

A fire in an Italian film company causes devastation and...

UNIVERSITY ATHLETIC UNION aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

University Athletic Union AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

Running and jumping competitions between...

WALKER CUP GOLF aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

Walker Cup Golf AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

American amateur golfers beat the Brits to win the...

BEHIND THE VOICE - THE MAN WITH A 20,000,000 AUDIENCE

Behind The Voice - The Man With A 20,000,000 Audience (1947)

Nice look at the home life of radio...

PATHE'S REPORTER MEETS

Pathe's Reporter Meets (1947)

Pathe get to meet Sir Malcolm Campbell and Chico Marx.

HEAT WAVE STARTS 10,000 TON RUBBER DUMP BLAZE

Heat Wave Starts 10,000 Ton Rubber Dump Blaze (1947)

Great shots of a terrifying fire in a massive...

ONE MINUTE NEWS

One Minute News (1947)

Toy cars in Germany, elderly miner gets medal, baby animals in Amsterdam, King at...

WHAT'S WRONG WITH BRITISH SPORT?

What's Wrong With British Sport? (1947)

An inquiry into why Britain is doing so badly in sport...

BRITISH HOPES LIMBER UP FOR OLYMPICS

British Hopes Limber Up For Olympics (1947)

British and Commonwealth athletes compete in pre Olympic...

104 DIE IN BRITISH PIT DISASTER

104 Die In British Pit Disaster (1947)

An underground explosion claims the lives of miners from...

ZOO HAS A HEAT WAVE TOO

Zoo Has A Heat Wave Too (1947)

Animals at London Zoo do their best to keep cool in the midst of a hot...

ARSENAL 3 - SUNDERLAND 1 SOCCER SEASONS'S FLYING START

Arsenal 3 - Sunderland 1 Soccer Seasons's Flying Start (1947)

Arsenal beat Sunderland at the...

NAMES MAKE THE NEWS

Names Make The News (1947)

Cars, boxing, rugby league, and Princess Elizabeth receives the Freedom of...

PERFORMING DOGS

Performing Dogs (1947)

A Middlesex dog owner shows of the tricks he has taught his pets.

AROUND BRITAIN

Around Britain (1947)

Traditional celebrations at Widecombe Fair and Cardiff Castle is handed over to the...

THE PEOPLE LOOKED ON aka SOCCER INTERNATIONAL

The People Looked On AKA Soccer International (1947)

England beat Wales 3-0 in football...

RYDER CUP TEAM FAREWELL

Ryder Cup Team Farewell (1947)

Ryder Cup golfers attend a farewell dinner in London before setting off...

WAREHOUSE FIRE AT GOOLE

Warehouse Fire At Goole (1947)

A warehouse fire in Goole Docks causes damage to property.

CROYDON TRAIN CRASH MANY KILLED

Croydon Train Crash Many Killed (1947)

Many are killed in railway crash in South Croydon.

THE CAMERA WAS THERE aka MILLION POUNDS DAMAGE IN NEW ENGLAND

The Camera Was There AKA Million Pounds Damage In New England (1947)

Huge forest fires in New...

SCOTTISH EXPRESS CRASHES

Scottish Express Crashes (1947)

Large train crash near Goswick, Northumberland.

GREAT LONDON DOCK FIRE

Great London Dock Fire (1947)

Massive rubber fire burns in London docks.