Fairy's New Research Dept - Hayes Aka Fairey's… 1938

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Item title reads - Hayes, Middlesex.

    FAIREY AVIATION COMPANY'S NEW RESEARCH DEPARTMENT - HAYES. Sir Kingsley Wood opens new research station and inspects wind tunnel.

    M/S of Sir Kingsley Wood, Secretary for Air, stood with officials from the company. M/S as he opens the door to the new research centre. Various shots of a giant wind tunnel inside. M/S as he climbs inside and looks at a new model of an aeroplane. M/S of him making a speech about research in aviation.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18147
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    987.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:23:00 / 01:10:11:00
    Canister:
    38/86
    Sort Number:
    38/086
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Middletons2 Hayes
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
24 January 2015 marks 50 years since the death of British Prime Minister and international statesman, Sir Winston Churchill. British Pathé’s cameras followed Churchill throughout his career.
churchill
If you are a media professional and have seen some footage or stills you wish to include in your production, please contact us.
laurelhardy
2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare

Related Videos

Hide
Fairy Fountains

Fairy Fountains

The grounds and unusual fountains of Alton Towers.

Fairy Filaments

Fairy Filaments

Demonstrations of glassblowing, the making of fibreglass and inflammable fabric.

Lord Derby

Lord Derby

Lord Derby lays the foundation stone of a holiday home for poor children in Lancashire.

A Fisherman's Dream

A Fisherman's Dream

Rainbow trout are seen in the crystal clear waters of Fairy Springs in Rotorua, New Zealand.

Selected Original - Blackpool Illuminations

Selected Original - Blackpool Illuminations

Material relating to newsreel story "World News" - 50/75.

Tonight In Britain - USA Version - Reel 1

Tonight In Britain - USA Version - Reel 1

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs, cabarets, restaurants, comedy, plays etc. c. 1953

Tonight In Britain - Reel 1

Tonight In Britain - Reel 1

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs, cabarets, restaurants, comedy, plays etc. c. 1953

On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
There are some people who saw their mortality as really rather funny. Here are 12 of the best epitaphs.
laurelhardy
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen