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TRAINS OLD AND NEW

Trains Old And New (1957)

Old locomotives being destroyed and new locomotives being made - all in one...

HOUGHTON REGIS FAIR

Houghton Regis Fair (1957)

Children's fancy dress competition is followed by the rolling barrel race at...

COCKLE FISHING beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Cockle Fishing Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1957)

Cockle fishermen in action -...

HOME ON WHEELS

Home On Wheels (1957)

Dora Bryan spends day in the country in full comfort inside her luxurious van!

EARLY STYLE MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Early Style Musical Instruments (1957)

Film about a Surrey workshop where old instruments are made...

MOUNTIES MUSICAL RIDE

Mounties Musical Ride (1957)

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride in Windsor - part of Royal...

DOWNS RANGER

Downs Ranger (1957)

Film shows how lonely but highly rewarding the job of Downs Ranger is.

TWO YEAR OLD HORSEWOMAN

Two Year Old Horsewoman (1957)

Two year old Karen Stock rides her pony coached by her mother - sounds...

OLD AND NEW MASTER HAIRSTYLES

Old And New Master Hairstyles (1957)

René's hair show in O'Hana Galleries - unique display of bizarre...

SCHOOL RADIO STATION

School Radio Station (1957)

Great short film about radio station run by school children interested in...

FROGMEN FIREMEN

Frogmen Firemen (1957)

Demonstration of skills of frogmen firemen - they rescue and resuscitate drowning...

SHIP'S DOG

Ship's Dog (1957)

Alsatian Baldur spends his life at sea - with occasional visits to New York.

SPANISH DANCING

Spanish Dancing (1957)

Traditional Spanish party with Flamenco music and dancing in the middle of London.

LADYWELL GAME

Ladywell Game (1957)

Boys at Lancing College invent a new game - Ladywell Game.

CHILDREN'S' DRIVING SCHOOL

Children's' Driving School (1957)

Unique driving school in Brixton - instructors aged 9, 11, or 13...

BARBER SHOP SKIFFLE

Barber Shop Skiffle (1957)

Skiffle band performs in famous barber shop at weekends - good sound.

AERIAL GYMNAST

Aerial Gymnast (1957)

Aerial gymnast Leone performs in Battersea Festival Gardens.

LUREX FASHIONS

Lurex Fashions (1957)

Traditional outfits from India, Bangkok and Japan and their western versions...

PRINCE AND THE SHOWGIRLS

Prince And The Showgirls (1957)

Men in one of the elite London clubs find silly excuse to meet young...

DARTMOOR POSTMAN beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Dartmoor Postman Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1957)

Little film about postman...

ZOO BY THE SEA

Zoo By The Sea (1957)

A private zoo in Illfracombe - various animals including lions and dingoes.

LOBSTER FISHING IN THE WEST INDIES

Lobster Fishing In The West Indies (1957)

Barbaric lobster hunting ends with lobster picnic lunch.

CAMBRIDGE BACKS

Cambridge Backs (1957)

Centuries of beauty and tranquillity preserved - Cambridge travelogue.

EALING SCHOOL OF ART

Ealing School Of Art (1957)

Old and new confronted at student's fashion show.

APPRENTICE JOCKEYS

Apprentice Jockeys (1957)

What it means to be jockey's apprentice - much more then just riding the...

GARDEN VILLAGE

Garden Village (1957)

A model village made to raise money for charity.

CAPTAIN HOOK aka PARROT STORY

Captain Hook AKA Parrot Story (1957)

Charles Godsall and his parrot are inseparable - quirky little...

CARNIVAL STORY aka TRINIDAD CARNIVAL

Carnival Story AKA Trinidad Carnival (1957)

Two air hostesses enjoy the music and dancing of the...

ENGLISH JEWELLERY

English Jewellery (1957)

Processes involved in making gold jewellery - ends with glamour girl shot.

HEARING AIDS

Hearing Aids (1957)

Various glamorous designs disguise hearing aids for women - antiquated hearing aids...

BUILDING RESEARCH

Building Research (1957)

Bricks, concrete, steel, flooring and lino are tested at a Building Research...

WIRE MODELLING

Wire Modelling (1957)

Wall hangings featuring figures made of wire are seen being made.

POTTERY

Pottery (1957)

Various processes involved in making Wedgewood pottery - rejects are destroyed.

FINE ART COPPER PLATE PRINTING aka LITHOGRAPH MAKING

Fine Art Copper Plate Printing AKA Lithograph Making (1957)

Various processes involved in making...

RAYMOND aka SHANGRI-LA

Raymond AKA Shangri-La (1957)

The fabulous Teasie-Weasie presents his latest "Shangri-La" hairdo.

MODEL AIRCRAFT

Model Aircraft (1957)

Large model aircraft are seen in flight - they are made by 28 year old Albert...

ICE CREAM FACTORY

Ice Cream Factory (1957)

Good shots of processes involved in making choc ices and novelty ice cream...

SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHDAY

Shakespeare's Birthday (1957)

Parade through the streets of Stratford-upon-Avon to celebrate the birth...

CHIMPS IN THE HOME

Chimps In The Home (1957)

Three chimps in clothes play in the garden and home.

CIRCUS IN TRAINING

Circus In Training (1957)

Circus performers at Chessington Zoo go through their paces.

DREAM HOUSE

Dream House (1957)

Ultra modern house with great late 1950s decor.

BANANA PLANTATION aka BANANA STORY

Banana Plantation AKA Banana Story (1957)

How bananas are harvested and exported from Jamaica.

HAIR STYLES BY STEINER

Hair Styles By Steiner (1957)

Great new hairdos involving the stencilling of designs onto back of...

SHOPPING DONKEY

Shopping Donkey (1957)

A pet donkey is taken for a walk to the shops in Ascot.

CHILDREN'S ZOO aka PETS CORNER beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Children's Zoo AKA Pets Corner Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1957)

Scenes at...

RIVER POLICE - RESCUE

River Police - Rescue (1957)

Reconstruction of an accident on the Thames - the River Police come to the...

GIRL BARGE SMASHER

Girl Barge Smasher (1957)

Film about Ivy Wiggans who smashes up old boats and barges for a living.

SOMERSET VILLAGE

Somerset Village (1957)

A look at some of the trades in the picturesque villages of Somerset.

WHEAT BULB FLY

Wheat Bulb Fly (1957)

An item showing experiments carried out to find the effects of Wheat Bulb Flies on...

RAILWAY EXHIBITION

Railway Exhibition (1957)

An exhibition showing plans for the modernisation of trains.