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FOAM BEATS PLANE FIRES

Foam Beats Plane Fires (1964)

Firemen show new way of putting out plane fires - using chemical foam.

OLD MOKES AT HOME

Old Mokes At Home (1964)

A home for retired and ill donkeys is on show, run by Mr John Lockwood.

BIGGEST SUSPENSION BRIDGE

Biggest Suspension Bridge (1964)

Good shots of work underway on massive bridge over river in New York.

ATOM SHIP CALLS HERE

Atom Ship Calls Here (1964)

An American nuclear powered ship - The NS Savannah - arrives in Southampton.

LONDON FROM 600 FEET UP

London From 600 Feet Up (1964)

THE GPO Tower nears completion in the heart of London.

MAN'S BEST FRIEND? A TIGER!

Man's Best Friend? A Tiger! (1964)

A Russian animal tamer shows off his circus act with lions, tigers...

MULTI PARKING AUTOMATIC

Multi Parking Automatic (1964)

A hugely complex automatic parking system is demonstrated - lots of keys...

THIS HEN BOWLS TEN

This Hen Bowls Ten (1964)

A German hen plays with a toy ten pin bowling alley.

VC 10 IN THE CLEAR

Vc 10 In The Clear (1964)

The Super VC 10 gets a reprieve and is shown flying to Nigeria.

WHALE OF A LUNCH

Whale Of A Lunch (1964)

A frogman dives in and feeds fish to a whale in the Coney Island Aquarium.

EJECTOR SEAT ON TEST

Ejector Seat On Test (1964)

The Ministry of Defence test out an ejector seats for jet planes on Pendine...

GYRO PLANE LAUGHS AT ROAD JAMS

Gyro Plane Laughs At Road Jams (1964)

A cross between a helicopter and an autogyro is demonstrated at...

TYPHOON STARTS MUD AVALANCHE

Typhoon Starts Mud Avalanche (1964)

Heavy typhoon rains cause a mud slide that damages homes in Hong...

NEWS FROM SCOTLAND

News From Scotland (1964)

Queen arrives at Balmoral, bridge building over the Tay and beauty contest in...

"Dora" Blows In (1964)

President Johnson sees for himself the damage caused by Hurricane 'Dora'.

HOVERCRAFT RIDE GALE

Hovercraft Ride Gale (1964)

Westland Hovercraft are demonstrated in Lee On Solent.

ONE MAN COPTER

One Man Copter (1964)

A one man helicopter is demonstrated in Sydney, Australia

THIS TRAIN'S A BULLET!

This Train's A Bullet! (1964)

Demonstration of the Japanese Bullet Train on its run from Tokyo to...

NEWS FROM AMERICA

News From America (1964)

California. Forest Fires wreck havoc and a B 70 bomber survives bad landing...

SYDNEY SEES THE LOT

Sydney Sees The Lot (1964)

The British Exhibition in Sydney shows off exports. The USS Enterprise comes...

BALES OF OLD CARS

Bales Of Old Cars (1964)

A mobile press is used to crush old cars into small bales in South Wales.

OPERATION CROCODILE

Operation Crocodile (1964)

Crocodiles are captured in Queensland to be put on show in Sydney's Reptile...

OLD TIME STEAM FAIR

Old Time Steam Fair (1964)

Traction Engines and steam powered generators are on show at old fashioned...

REPAIRS IN SPACE

Repairs In Space (1964)

Machine to show astronauts what zero gravity feels like is demonstrated in...

DESERT STRIKES WATER aka MIRACLE OF THE DESERT

Desert Strikes Water AKA Miracle Of The Desert (1964)

Drilled water is used to irrigate lands of...

WINTER TENNIS VINTAGE BALLOON !

Winter Tennis Vintage Balloon ! (1964)

Huge inflatable 'Air Hall' fits over tennis court to provide...

SYDNEY

Sydney (1964)

An oil storage depot in Australia burns in a terrifying fire.

JAP STUDENTS ARE A RIOT

Jap Students Are A Riot (1964)

Students clash with Police at demonstration against arrival of American...

HELICOPTER AIDS BUILDERS

Helicopter Aids Builders (1964)

A helicopter is used by Australian builders to ferry heavy units onto...

JUMBO'S WELL OILED

Jumbo's Well Oiled (1964)

Animals at London Zoo are sprayed with oil to protect them from frost.

NEWS FROM AUSTRIA

News From Austria (1964)

A Landslide near Innsbruck creates problems while protestors argue over naming...

SHARK PATROL

Shark Patrol (1964)

Australian swimmers are warned about sharks by spotter plane flying overhead.

EVERYONE BY HOVERCRAFT

Everyone By Hovercraft (1964)

Inventor Christopher Cockerell shows off more new designs for hovercraft.

XMAS TREE BANDITS FOILED

Xmas Tree Bandits Foiled (1964)

Police are called in to stop people stealing Christmas trees from the...

MECHANICAL KIDNEY SAVES WIFE'S LIFE

Mechanical Kidney Saves Wife's Life (1964)

A man builds a homemade dialysis machine helps with his...

AMERICA

America (1964)

Heavy snow falls hit North Eastern USA.

CIRCUS COMES TO TOWN

Circus Comes To Town (1964)

Good footage of Bertram Mills Circus performing at Olympia in London.

LONDON - BOYS AND GIRLS EXHIBITION aka SCHOOLBOYS' EXHIBITIONS

London - Boys And Girls Exhibition AKA Schoolboys' Exhibitions (1964)

Children try out exercise...

ARCTIC - ESKIMOS LONGEST NIGHT

Arctic - Eskimos Longest Night (1964)

Eskimos on island off Greenland celebrate longest night with...

AMERICAN TRACKING STATION IN AUSTRALIA

American Tracking Station In Australia (1964)

American satellite tracking station opened in...

PIGMY WHALE WASHED ASHORE IN SYDNEY

Pigmy Whale Washed Ashore In Sydney (1964)

Pigmy whale washed ashore at beach in Sydney, Australia.

HOUSE ON SPRINGS IN RUSSIAN TOWN - ASHKHBAD

House On Springs In Russian Town - Ashkhbad (1964)

Tests on newest anti-earthquake spring device...

NEW ATOMIC POWER STATION IN RUSSIA

New Atomic Power Station In Russia (1964)

New atomic power station starts working in Soviet Union.

GERMANY LAUNCHES OTTO HAHN

Germany Launches Otto Hahn (1964)

Europe's first nuclear powered ship Otto Hahn launched in Kiel.

MEDICAL ATTENTION FOR A TIGER

Medical Attention For A Tiger (1964)

Tiger seeks and gets medical attention in Czechoslovakia.

ROUGH SEAS BREAKING OVER PROMENADE

Rough Seas Breaking Over Promenade (1964)

Rough seas breaking over rails of the promenade.

MINISTRY OF AVIATION ROCKET PROPULSION ESTABLISHMENT

Ministry Of Aviation Rocket Propulsion Establishment (1964)

Inside the Ministry of Aviation...

ALFRED HITCHCOCK RECEIVES ZOO GIFT

Alfred Hitchcock Receives Zoo Gift (1964)

Alfred Hitchcock receives two albino kangaroos for Los...

AMERICA'S MOON ROCKET SENDS BACK PICTURES

America's Moon Rocket Sends Back Pictures (1964)

Moon close-ups highlight the triumphs of 'Ranger...

RECORD SHARK AT LOOE

Record Shark At Looe (1964)

Shark alert in Cornwall as fishermen make record catch