Retrospective look at the history of space travel. c. 1969
Pictures from V-2 rocket in space, and Colours of St. Andrew's Ambulance Association.
German secret film showing experiments with V2 rockets discovered.
Press conference with the Russian animals recently returned from space.
Item showing story of the Sputnik satellite. Czechoslovakia.
Yuri Gagarin is taken to launching pad and settles into capsule prior to epic space flight.
Good footage of Russian cosmonauts in training - could include Yuri Gagarin.
American President Kennedy speaking in UN on joint moon flight with Russians.
Surveyor lifts off on an Atlas Centaur rocket, animation of its flight, pictures from the Moon.
NASA takes photographs of the moon & Tinker, the robot, goes shopping in Leeds.
Co-production with the BBC.