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BACK TO QUEBEC

Back To Quebec (1959)

Re-enactment of the Battle of Quebec by the Royal Sussex Regiment.

STATELY ZOO

Stately Zoo (1959)

The family currently in residence at the stately home of Thame Park have a cheetah as...

WORKING HOLIDAYS

Working Holidays (1959)

In North Wales, the Civic Trust organises working holidays to make environmental...

AIR MINISTRY ROOF

Air Ministry Roof (1959)

Weather forecasting on the Air Ministry roof is demonstrated by Miss Julie...

THE SEA AND PORTUGAL

The Sea And Portugal (1959)

A visit to the city of Lisbon in Portugal.

PONY ROUNDUP

Pony Roundup (1959)

New Forest Ponies are rounded up three times a year.

BURNING ROPE ESCAPOLOGIST

Burning Rope Escapologist (1959)

Alan Alan, escapologist, performs his burning rope act.

COMMUNAL VILLAGE

Communal Village (1959)

The Society of Brothers run a communal village in Shropshire.

GLASS CITY OF THE FUTURE

Glass City Of The Future (1959)

Pilkington Brothers have developed a scheme for a glass city.

TILFORD VILLAGE

Tilford Village (1959)

The village of Tilford in Surrey holds a Bach Festival every year.

CASTLE ELKHOUNDS

Castle Elkhounds (1959)

Mrs Kincaid Lennox breeds Scandinavian Elkhounds at Downton Castle.

DOG FASHIONS beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Dog Fashions Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

A fashion show for both ladies...

GO KARTS IN ACTION

Go Karts In Action (1959)

The adventures of go karting at Biggin Hill, and at a holiday camp in Clacton.

ROCK ARTISTS

Rock Artists (1959)

The Scottish Centre for Outdoor Training holds courses for schoolchildren and the...

ARMY AIR CORPS

Army Air Corps (1959)

The Army Air Corps Training School at Middle Wallop demonstrate their high...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 255 - GO KARTS IN ACTION

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 255 - Go Karts In Action (1959)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the stories...

SCHOOL OPEN AIR THEATRE

School Open Air Theatre (1959)

An open air theatre has been built by school boys in Grimsby.

INDUSTRIAL MODELS

Industrial Models (1959)

A demonstration of industrial model making at a London factory.

ROBOT ART

Robot Art (1959)

The electronic sculptures or 'happy machines' built by artist Jean Tinguely are on...

ANTIQUE CHESSMEN

Antique Chessmen (1959)

Alex Hammond's shop in Chelsea displays the craftsmanship of antique chess sets....

FRANKIE VAUGHAN

Frankie Vaughan (1959)

Frankie Vaughan visits and helps out at the Rugby Boys Club in Notting Hill.

HOUSE IN THE CLOUDS

House In The Clouds (1959)

The Ridge family live in a strange looking house converted from a water...

FOOD RESEARCH beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Food Research Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

Research into dehydrated foods...

COBBLER ARTIST

Cobbler Artist (1959)

Cobbler artist, George Brockwell hammers out works of art onto the soles of shoes.

ANTIQUE SILVER

Antique Silver (1959)

The Silver Galleries in London carry out specialist restoration of antique silver.

FUR FARMING

Fur Farming (1959)

Small furry animals are bred for the fifties fur trade.

LIVING HISTORY

Living History (1959)

Margery Atthill makes historical figures with beautiful and accurate period...

ROSE PETAL CIGARETTES

Rose Petal Cigarettes (1959)

For those with sensitive lips - cigarettes with rose petal tips.

PRECISION MODELS

Precision Models (1959)

Rex Hays makes immaculate precision models of racing cars.

KITCHEN HATS

Kitchen Hats (1959)

If you like hats and being in the kitchen - this one's for you.

NOVELTY DECORATIONS

Novelty Decorations (1959)

A look behind the scenes at the intricate craft work which goes into window...

KATAMARS

Katamars (1959)

Some girls from the Windmill Theatre assist the launch of a new boat.

PENDULUM TO ATOM CLOCKS

Pendulum To Atom Clocks (1959)

An item on clocks and watches also visits the atomic clock at the...

BED POST SCULPTOR

Bed Post Sculptor (1959)

Alfred Betts makes sculpture from old bedposts and chair legs.

PLASTIC FLOWERS

Plastic Flowers (1959)

Ronald Lane specialises in floral decorative lights.

HISTORIC TAXIS

Historic Taxis (1959)

Skilled restoration of early London taxi cabs.

CANDLE MAKING beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Candle Making Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

A candle making factory in...

CHINESE PLATE SPINNERS

Chinese Plate Spinners (1959)

Chinese plate spinners at Murray's Cabaret Club.

LUXURY BED

Luxury Bed (1959)

Mighty bed - get it and you won't need to get up. Rather like the Internet but more...

YELLOW BIRD TALBOT BROTHERS

Yellow Bird Talbot Brothers (1959)

Talbot Brothers from Bermuda sing "Yellow Bird" - beginnings of...

STRONG MAN beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Strong Man Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

Ireland's strongest man, Butty...

GOLD BEATING

Gold Beating (1959)

Bar of gold is thinned, cut and hammered until it became spreadable and used for...

LIFE ABOARD SHIP

Life Aboard Ship (1959)

People enjoy luxurious Mediterranean cruise aboard S. S. Arcadia - fantastic!

SOCCER STAR AT HOME

Soccer Star At Home (1959)

Fulham footballer Jim Langley has 60000 cigarette cards - he has been...

INDIAN MUSEUM

Indian Museum (1959)

At the Commonwealth Institute in London, children learn about Indian culture.

MODERN TELEPHONE

Modern Telephone (1959)

Short film about invention of answering machine - watch it to see how huge they...

HIGHLAND CATTLE

Highland Cattle (1959)

Little film about shaggy cattle of Scottish Highlands. Very cute animals - makes...

BEARD RESEARCH

Beard Research (1959)

Scientists use complex equipment to do research on shaving - unfortunately, no...

INK ARTIST

Ink Artist (1959)

Artist Peter Thompson modifies Chinese 'free brush' style to create unique images in...

TALBOT BROTHERS

Talbot Brothers (1959)

Talbot Brothers sing "Bermuda Buggy Ride".