Other interesting stuff

The Dedicated Men

The Dedicated Men (1966)

Pop group - The Dedicated Young Men - perform their song - "Don't Come Knocking" in a junk shop.

The Mellotron

The Mellotron (1965)

Personalities Eric Robinson & David Nixon introduce us to the musical instrument the Mellotron, London.

Telegraph Pole Planter

Telegraph Pole Planter (1965)

Post Office machine that makes planting telegraph poles much easier, Bletchley, Buckinghamshire.

Radio Caroline

Radio Caroline (1965)

Great stuff of DJs aboard Radio Caroline ship - Tony Blackburn, Simon Dee and others.

Motorway Machines

Motorway Machines (1965)

The large machines used to make modern motorways, M1 - Leicester.

Monorail

Monorail (1965)

A new monorail is built in a factory then seen in action at Butlin's Holiday Camp in Skegness.

Modern Fire Fighters

Modern Fire Fighters (1965)

Firemen put on a firefighting demonstration for a small crowd in London.

Matchbox Cars

Matchbox Cars (1965)

Nice footage of Matchbox cars being made in a Hackney factory.

Housewife Motor Cycle Ace

Housewife Motor Cycle Ace (1965)

Housewife who at weekends is a trial bike rider, Hounslow, London.

Homes On Wheels

Homes On Wheels (1965)

Film demonstrates multiple uses of caravans - recommended to 'revival of the 60's design' searchers.

Guitar Factory

Guitar Factory (1965)

Processes involved in making electric guitars.

Exports Booming

Exports Booming (1965)

Colour item about the booming British motor industry - Minis to Rolls Royces.

The Victoria Line

The Victoria Line (1965)

Work on the Underground's Victoria Line.

Tiny Tot Drivers

Tiny Tot Drivers (1965)

Good stuff of young boys driving model racing cars around a track in their garden.

The Cup Final

The Cup Final (1966)

Football's FA Cup Final. Everton beat Sheffield Wednesday 3-2. Colour footage.

Miniature Grand Prix

Miniature Grand Prix (1966)

A new game where you can race 6 inch models of grand prix cars round a track via steering wheels at the side.

Marshall Scott Etc

Marshall Scott Etc (1966)

A new pop group, Marshall Scott Etc, perform their first record, 'Same Old Feeling', beside Woburn Abbey.

Luxury Carabus

Luxury Carabus (1966)

A novel combination of caravan and coach contains lots of home comforts for an enjoyable journey on the road.

Ideal Home Exhibition

Ideal Home Exhibition (1966)

A look at the preparations for and the final results of the Ideal Home Exhibition.

Caravan Concourse

Caravan Concourse (1966)

Caravan enthusiasts meet in Longleat to swap tips and relax, includes an amphicar towing a houseboat.

Art On Wheels

Art On Wheels (1966)

A Mini is customised by a group of artists.

Alton Towers

Alton Towers (1966)

A small amusement park at Alton Towers is set in the scenic gardens of the mansion.

Vintage Fire Brigade

Vintage Fire Brigade (1965)

Vintage fire engine enthusiasts rush to a blazing lorry on a country road.

Unit Four Plus Two Never Been In Love Like This Before

Unit Four Plus Two Never Been In Love Like This Before (1965)

Hit song "Never Been in Love Like This Before" performed by the Unit Four Plus Two.

Unit Four Plus Two Concrete And Clay

Unit Four Plus Two Concrete And Clay (1965)

One of the greatest pop songs of all time performed as the Barbican is built around the band.

Adventure Playground

Adventure Playground (1965)

A grim London housing estate is livened up with an imaginative adventure playground.

Why Buy Broadleaf

Why Buy Broadleaf (1964)

Film which details the production of cigarettes by P.J. Carroll and Company. c. 1964

Paignton Zoo

Paignton Zoo (1964)

An item about the animals in Paignton zoo including a chain smoking chimp.

Homes To Be AKA Ideal Homes Exhibition

Homes To Be AKA Ideal Homes Exhibition (1964)

The Ideal Homes Exhibition gives a glimpse of gadgets that will make life easier in the future.

Garage Elephant

Garage Elephant (1964)

An elephant works at a garage and helps to put petrol in the cars and push vehicles which get stuck.

Bomb Disposal

Bomb Disposal (1964)

HMS Vernon Bomb Disposal Unit locate and detonate wartime bombs on a Kent beach.

Age - AKA Slot Machine Age

Age - AKA Slot Machine Age (1964)

A look at the marvellous invention of the slot machine rounded off with a song from Sandra Barry.

Advanced Driving

Advanced Driving (1964)

Advanced driving techniques are described and illustrated.

Xmas Is For All

Xmas Is For All (1963)

Good item showing lots of different aspects of the Christmas season.

Tv Telephone

Tv Telephone (1963)

An item about a futuristic form of communication.

Traffic Jam Testing

Traffic Jam Testing (1963)

An item about research into the prevention of traffic jams.

The Cup Final - Technicolor

The Cup Final - Technicolor (1963)

Manchester United beat Leicester City 3-1 and wins the FA Cup at Wembley - Technicolor.

Strong Man AKA World Champion Nail Breaker Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Strong Man AKA World Champion Nail Breaker Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1963)

Harold Ripley, Derbyshire miner and champion strong man, bends nails and iron bars with his bare hands.

Quick Spray

Quick Spray (1964)

A look at a service which involves re-spraying your car to match your outfit.

Road Manners

Road Manners (1964)

This item shows that road rage is not a recent phenomenon, courtesy of this 1964-model road hog.

Ton-Up Tots AKA Tots Motorbike Scramble Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Ton-Up Tots AKA Tots Motorbike Scramble Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1964)

Bill Selby who is an ex-motorcycle champion sets up a scramble course in the garden for his five daughters.

The Mersey Sound AKA Liverpool - Home Of The Mersey Sound

The Mersey Sound AKA Liverpool - Home Of The Mersey Sound (1964)

An item about youth culture in Liverpool, including a look at new bands performing in The Cavern.

The Fourmost AKA The Fourmost At The Tailors And 
The Fourmost At The Taylors Sic

The Fourmost AKA The Fourmost At The Tailors And The Fourmost At The Taylors Sic (1964)

Pop sensations, The Fourmost, go for a fitting for new suits and perform their song, "A Little Loving".

The Dave Clark Five - Technicolor

The Dave Clark Five - Technicolor (1964)

Pop band The Dave Clark Five play two of their most famous songs.

The Caraboot

The Caraboot (1964)

Fabulous caravan and boat attached to a Mini goes for a day out by the river.

Testing Safety Belts

Testing Safety Belts (1964)

Crash test dummies are used in tests on car safety belts.

Snuff

Snuff (1964)

An item which shows how snuff is made and that it is still popular with modern day youth.

Slot Machine - AKA Slot Machine Age

Slot Machine - AKA Slot Machine Age (1964)

A look at the marvellous invention of the slot machine rounded off with a song from Sandra Barry.

Scooter Rally Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Scooter Rally Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1964)

Good stuff of a scooter rally in Southend - great bikes.

Safety Glass

Safety Glass (1964)

Tests are carried out at a laboratory to assess the strength of glass used for windscreens.

Rolling Stones Gather Moss

Rolling Stones Gather Moss (1964)

Great live material of the Rolling Stones playing in concert at Hull ABC Cinema.

Skyscraper London AKA Gravel Pits

Skyscraper London AKA Gravel Pits (1963)

An item about modern buildings in the capital and production of materials used to construct them.

1966 World Cup Final A.K.A. World Cup - Mighty England - Technicolor

1966 World Cup Final A.K.A. World Cup - Mighty England - Technicolor (1966)

England wins the football World Cup 1966 - Technicolor.

Toy Fair

Toy Fair (1970)

Good footage of the Harrogate International Toy Fair.

Operation Pea Harvest

Operation Pea Harvest (1968)

How much time is needed for peas to get from field to bag of frozen peas - 19 minutes, shows this film.

Model Makers

Model Makers (1968)

Making miniature models for different uses, from exhibitions to film and TV - it's a toy factory.

Model Automat AKA The Age Of The Robot

Model Automat AKA The Age Of The Robot (1968)

The 'Quickmaid' room service machine dispenses everything you could ask for in your motel room.

Manchester United Win European Cup 1968

Manchester United Win European Cup 1968 (1968)

Football: Manchester United defeat Benfica 4-1 to win the European Cup - colour item.

Maiden Voyage Of The Srn 4

Maiden Voyage Of The Srn 4 (1968)

Princess Margaret travels on SRN 4 hovercraft as it makes its maiden voyage to Boulogne.

Japanese London

Japanese London (1968)

A visit to London's only traditional Japanese restaurant in 1968, plus the delights of origami and Bonsai trees.

Industrial One-Arm Bandit  AKA Industrial One Armed Bandit

Industrial One-Arm Bandit AKA Industrial One Armed Bandit (1968)

Spooky glimpse of the year 2000, where people are served breakfast and champagne by a robot arm.

Hot Stuff AKA Manufacturing Thermos

Hot Stuff AKA Manufacturing Thermos (1968)

This little film teaches us how thermos bottles are made - more entertaining than one would think.

Guide Dog For A Dog

Guide Dog For A Dog (1968)

Simba the Alsatian acts as the 'eyes' of blind spaniel Minky.

Grand Prix Miniatures

Grand Prix Miniatures (1968)

Craftsman Henri Baigent finishes a painstakingly detailed model of Jim Clark's Formula One Lotus Ford.

Front Room Fantasy

Front Room Fantasy (1968)

Beryl Evans shows us her model train set which covers most of her living room carpet.

Pub Dog

Pub Dog (1968)

Chip Chops the pub dog helps to stack barrels, then receives payment of a soda squirt in the mouth.

Catching Cats AKA Model Catching Cats

Catching Cats AKA Model Catching Cats (1969)

Models Celia Hammond and Sue Gunn have turned cat catchers - they find wild cats on building sites.

Lunchtime At Singer Factory

Lunchtime At Singer Factory (1971)

Workers at electrical factory in Scotland

Engineered For Protection

Engineered For Protection (1971)

A promotional film showing the safety features of the Rover 2000 and 3500

Clapperboard

Clapperboard (1972)

Chris Kelly talks to Pathe staff about the history of the newsreels.

Wood Green

Wood Green (1974)

News report about proposed shopping centre in Wood Green, London.

Pop Stars Awards

Pop Stars Awards (1969)

The 1969 Melody Maker awards in London.

Pop Groups In Carnaby Street

Pop Groups In Carnaby Street (1969)

Crowds gather to see Barry Gibb get award for best dressed man. Carnaby Street, London.

Jumbo Jet Preparations

Jumbo Jet Preparations (1969)

Heathrow Airport extended to accommodate jumbo jets and their passengers. London.

Girl Guides

Girl Guides (1969)

Story showing how modern the girl guides are in 1969 - adventure holiday and Gang Show footage.

Extra ! St Katherine's Dock

Extra ! St Katherine's Dock (1969)

Models show what the redeveloped St. Katherine's dock will look like in 1978. London.

Concorde Take-Off

Concorde Take-Off (1969)

Great colour footage of first Concorde flight at Toulouse.

Concord 002 Take Off

Concord 002 Take Off (1969)

British Concorde 002 takes off on test flight from Filton near Bristol.

Floods

Floods (1968)

Colour item showing flooded towns in Britain.

Disneyland

Disneyland (1968)

A filmic tour of Disneyland.

Scooter Ski AKA Scooter Racing

Scooter Ski AKA Scooter Racing (1967)

The new Scooter Ski is seen in action on St Katherine's Dock in London.

Railway Vicar

Railway Vicar (1967)

The Reverend Teddy Boston shows us his model train set, recreating a section of the Great Western Railway.

Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd (1967)

Pink Floyd wander around corn fields to the accompaniment of their song 'The Scarecrow'.

Master Drivers

Master Drivers (1967)

Drivers take safe driving tests in order to qualify for the Master Drivers' Club.

Maloney On Fashion AKA Paper Fashions

Maloney On Fashion AKA Paper Fashions (1967)

Comedian Peter Maloney and a dolly bird find that their paper clothes are not water repellent.

Humbugs

Humbugs (1967)

Fascinating story shows how humbug sweeties are made at a factory.

Fun Car

Fun Car (1967)

A 'Fun Car' made from a kit takes shape before our eyes and is taken for a spin.

Fire Engine Auction

Fire Engine Auction (1967)

Antique fire engines are sold in an auction at Farnham.

Drink Up Thy Zider

Drink Up Thy Zider (1967)

Adge Cutler and the Wurzels perform their famous song in the cider factory of Coates in Somerset.

Conveyor-Belt Confectioners

Conveyor-Belt Confectioners (1967)

We see sweets being made at this factory in Bury.

Concorde: Roll Out

Concorde: Roll Out (1967)

Colour item showing official debut of Concorde supersonic jet plane at Toulouse.

Swinging Britain Neg

Swinging Britain Neg (1967)

Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (neg version - see note in description).

Swinging London

Swinging London (1967)

Item which seems to say the swinging youth are responsible for mass demolition of old London buildings.

Crazes

Crazes (1968)

Fashion crazes of 1968 are seen in this fantastic swinging sixties story.

Construction School

Construction School (1968)

Men are taught how to manoeuvre bulldozers and cranes at this Construction Industry Training Centre.

Caraboat AKA Caravan / Boat

Caraboat AKA Caravan / Boat (1968)

A caravan that turns into a boat is taken for a spin at Henley-on-Thames.

Busy Bobby

Busy Bobby (1968)

PC Bert Slight is seen at work on a few of his many hobbies.

Busman's Holiday

Busman's Holiday (1968)

Trolley bus driver and expert rides around his garden in a model trolley bus - brilliant!

Animal Hospital Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Animal Hospital Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1968)

Dogs and cats are treated at a new RSPCA animal hospital.

Woburn Love-In

Woburn Love-In (1967)

Fabulous hippy love-in at Woburn Park - flowers fall from the sky, man!

Volunteer Emergency Service

Volunteer Emergency Service (1967)

Motorbike boys are seen in action, coming to the call of a new Volunteer Emergency Service in London.

Top Of The Tower AKA GPO Tower

Top Of The Tower AKA GPO Tower (1967)

Fantastic story showing the famous revolving restaurant of the GPO (now BT) Tower in its heyday.

The Cup Final

The Cup Final (1967)

Football - Tottenham Hotspur beat Chelsea to win the F.A. Cup at Wembley.

The Aa Story

The Aa Story (1967)

AA patrolmen are put through their paces at the Patrol Service Training Centre, and show us a little AA history.

Cable Racing

Cable Racing (1967)

Amazing miniature racing cars zip around a special track at 145 miles an hour.

Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Hempstead (1961)

Interesting look at the new area of Hemel Hempstead when it must have seemed very modern and shiny.

Operation Tin-Can

Operation Tin-Can (1960)

60-year-old tin of plum pudding opened to mark the 150th anniversary of canning, Leatherhead, Surrey.

Motorised Bath

Motorised Bath (1960)

Engineering students invent a motorised bath, seen in Kingston, Surrey.

Money Makers

Money Makers (1960)

Design and production of banknotes at Morris Waterlow and Sons in Worship Street, London.

Magic In Metal   Reel 2

Magic In Metal Reel 2 (1960)

The making of a crank case sponsored by B.M.C.

Magic In Metal    Reel 3

Magic In Metal Reel 3 (1960)

The making of a crank case sponsored by B.M.C.

Magic In Metal    Reel 1

Magic In Metal Reel 1 (1960)

The making of a crank case sponsored by B.M.C.

Let's Go Tenpin Bowling - Version 2

Let's Go Tenpin Bowling - Version 2 (1960)

Lots of good shots of the British having a go at Tenpin bowling. c. 1960

Hover Barrow

Hover Barrow (1960)

New invention, the Hoverbarrow, is demonstrated on a wet and muddy work site in Rainham, Kent.

Home For Strays

Home For Strays (1960)

Bernard Cuff and friends check and clean dogs entering their sanctuary for strays in Ascot, Berkshire.

Greyhounds In Retirement

Greyhounds In Retirement (1960)

Two greyhounds run their last race, then retire to be detrained and re-homed at Edgware kennels.

Girl Police Cyclists

Girl Police Cyclists (1960)

The first policewomen motorcyclists in training at the Metropolitan Police Driving School in Hendon.

Our Crime?

Our Crime? (1965)

Delightful documentary showing how "Carelessness Causes Crime".

Postman's Nightmare

Postman's Nightmare (1960)

Post office sorting machine 'ELSIE' in action at Borough, London.

Fire Research

Fire Research (1961)

An informative item about research into the spread of fire in modern tower blocks.

Collapsible Caravan

Collapsible Caravan (1961)

The 'Go Placer' collapsible caravan is seen in action in a field in Rickmansworth.

Beat The Bandit

Beat The Bandit (1961)

Film about some bizarre crime prevention devices. Brilliant!

Winklepickers

Winklepickers (1960)

Winklepicker shoes being designed, made and fitted at Stan Bartholomeu's shop in Battersea, London.

What's Cooking With Charlie Drake And Margaret Alden Reel Two

What's Cooking With Charlie Drake And Margaret Alden Reel Two (1960)

A Heinz home cookery service, demonstrating how to cook with Heinz and some comedy from Charlie Drake.

What's Cooking With Charlie Drake And Margaret Alden Reel One

What's Cooking With Charlie Drake And Margaret Alden Reel One (1960)

A Heinz home cookery service, demonstrating how to cook with Heinz and some comedy from Charlie Drake.

Tv Traffic Control AKA Durham

Tv Traffic Control AKA Durham (1960)

New TV traffic control system installed in Durham - the first in the world!

Ten Pin Bowling

Ten Pin Bowling (1960)

The first British tenpin bowling alley opens at Stamford Hill, North London.

Special Services Firemen

Special Services Firemen (1960)

Firemen in Watford, Hertfordshire demonstrate their special services equipment.

Safety Straps Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Safety Straps Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1960)

Interesting look at tests on early car seat belts and industrial safety harnesses.

Problem Dogs AKA Cannine Sic Defence League

Problem Dogs AKA Cannine Sic Defence League (1960)

Postman-biting and car-chasing dogs are trained at the Canine Defence League in Hampton, Middlesex.

Ferry Load AKA Ferry Road

Ferry Load AKA Ferry Road (1960)

Lorry travels by ferry from Tilbury, Essex to Antwerp, Belgium then on by road to Lake Garda, Italy.

Catch Me Going Back

Catch Me Going Back (1960)

A Dramatised recruitment film for the Royal Navy. (part 1)

Plasticine Soldiers

Plasticine Soldiers (1958)

17 years old boy makes plasticine soldiers with unbelievable precision.

Oldest Inn

Oldest Inn (1958)

An item about a pub that serves old English food and drink such as jugged hare and mulled ale.

Model Tramways

Model Tramways (1958)

Mr Stevens and his son Nigel make model tramways in their back garden.

Baby Chicks AKA Frying Pan Chicks

Baby Chicks AKA Frying Pan Chicks (1958)

Quirky item showing chicks being hatched in an electric frying pan.

Vive Torbay AKA Vive Torquay

Vive Torbay AKA Vive Torquay (1968)

A little travelogue feature presenting Torbay - new resort along the 20 mile stretch of South Devon coast.

IRA Letter Bomb In London

IRA Letter Bomb In London (1970)

City workers interviewed about new threat of letter bombs - news report.

Hillman Avenger

Hillman Avenger (1970)

New Hillman Avenger car undergoes tests at Nuneaton, Warwickshire.

Extra ! Hippy Wigs

Extra ! Hippy Wigs (1969)

Pathe Cameraman Steve Plummer swaps his 'John Citizen' look for hippy style London.

Tough Stockings

Tough Stockings (1960)

Lovely film about the making of super-strong but sheer nylon stockings at a factory in Hendon, London.

Testing Nylon Stockings

Testing Nylon Stockings (1956)

Nice story showing new ladder proof nylons being manhandled.

Beat School

Beat School (1961)

A progressive school in Hertfordshire is featured - pupils smoke and listen to jazz in the classroom.

Silverstone Racing

Silverstone Racing (1958)

Vintage car race in Silverstone organised and sponsored by Vintage Sports Car Club.

Stirling Moss At Home

Stirling Moss At Home (1958)

An item about racing driver Stirling Moss and his hobby of making and racing model cars.

New Town

New Town (1959)

Wonderful footage of new town Stevenage - looks rather soulless from a modern perspective.

New School

New School (1959)

Marvels of 50's comprehensive education - boys are operating machines while girls cook and iron.

Modern Telephone

Modern Telephone (1959)

Short film about invention of answering machine - watch it to see how huge they were in the 50's.

Luxury Bed

Luxury Bed (1959)

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

Greyhound Training

Greyhound Training (1959)

Greyhounds - from puppies to racetracks. Great shots of even greater dogs.

Go Karts In Action

Go Karts In Action (1959)

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

Crime Prevention

Crime Prevention (1959)

Film demonstrates effectiveness of various crime prevention devices.

Cottage Conversion AKA Edana Romney

Cottage Conversion AKA Edana Romney (1959)

Excellent story showing interior decoration styles of the late 1950s.

Chair Lift

Chair Lift (1959)

A young woman admires the scenic views from the new chair lift at Butlin's, Ayrshire.

Underground Garage

Underground Garage (1957)

A car is lowered to an underground garage from the front garden of a suburban house.

Tame Badger

Tame Badger (1958)

A story about a dog trainer who looks after and trains a tame badger.

Precision Models

Precision Models (1959)

Rex Hays makes immaculate precision models of racing cars.

Housewife Scrap Merchant

Housewife Scrap Merchant (1961)

Mary Ford loads scrap metal onto her truck in Ipswich, Suffolk.

Royal Scot

Royal Scot (1963)

The Royal Scot locomotive reaches its final destination - Butlin's in Skegness.

Darts Champ

Darts Champ (1963)

Darts champion Joe Hitchcock shows off his skills with a number of stunts involving precision throwing.

Children's Cinema AKA Children's Matinee

Children's Cinema AKA Children's Matinee (1963)

Films made by children aided by the British film industry for Children's matinee's, Kent.

Caravan Boat

Caravan Boat (1963)

A new trailer which can be dismantled to make a motor boat and a caravan.

Campbell Prepares - Technicolor

Campbell Prepares - Technicolor (1963)

Donald Campbell makes world speed record trial on salt flats of Lake Eyre - Technicolor.

Billy Jones - Pioneer Of Jazz

Billy Jones - Pioneer Of Jazz (1963)

Interesting story which looks at modern ways of appreciating music (jukeboxes, trannies, etc.).

Beatnik Beauty AKA Beautiful Beatnik

Beatnik Beauty AKA Beautiful Beatnik (1963)

Beatnik girl is transformed into a glamorous young lady at beauty parlour, Mayfair London.

A Job For The Police

A Job For The Police (1963)

We see the men and women of the police force at work in various divisions such as traffic and river patrol.

Window Cleaning

Window Cleaning (1962)

Window cleaning in the sky scraper age has become a daredevil job.

Victorian Fish Bar

Victorian Fish Bar (1962)

An item about a fish and chip shop decorated with all the trimmings of Queen Victoria's days.

The Gas Council Presents  - The Four Seasons

The Gas Council Presents - The Four Seasons (1962)

Fabulous film showing domestic bliss achieved by installation of new gas appliances!

The Cup Final 1962

The Cup Final 1962 (1962)

Football: Spurs beat Burnley 3-1 in FA cup final.

England V World

England V World (1963)

England's football team beat players from the rest of the world in match at Wembley. London.

Film Star Animals

Film Star Animals (1963)

An item about animals that are trained to work on the stage and in films.

Railway Cafe

Railway Cafe (1963)

An item about a railway station converted into a cafe and a bicycle designed to run on rails.

Racing Bus-Driver

Racing Bus-Driver (1963)

An item about a bus driver whose hobby is motor racing at Brands Hatch.

Propped-Up Shop AKA Crazy House

Propped-Up Shop AKA Crazy House (1963)

Progress of a new tower block is halted by the stubborn owners of an old house in its way.

Moulton Bicycle AKA Bicycle Of The Future Or Suspension Bicycles

Moulton Bicycle AKA Bicycle Of The Future Or Suspension Bicycles (1963)

Alex Moulton has invented the first bicycle with suspension.

Milkman Vicar

Milkman Vicar (1963)

A vicar takes over the village milk round while the milk man is on holiday.

London Fox

London Fox (1963)

Peter Harris has adopted a wild fox as a pet.

Ideal Home Exhibition - Technicolor

Ideal Home Exhibition - Technicolor (1963)

Ideal Home Exhibition in Olympia filmed in Technicolor.

Hunting Story

Hunting Story (1963)

An item about a fox hunt in Dorset.

Historic Film AKA National Film Archives

Historic Film AKA National Film Archives (1963)

A look at the preservation methods used by the National Film Archive.

Grist To The Mill Reel 2

Grist To The Mill Reel 2 (1963)

Promotional film made for Sunblest.

Grist To The Mill Reel 1

Grist To The Mill Reel 1 (1963)

Promotional film made for Sunblest.

Stately Strollers AKA Stately Singers [danny Storm]

Stately Strollers AKA Stately Singers [danny Storm] (1962)

Danny Storm and the Strollers go through some training at Clifton Hall before singing us 'Honest I Do'.

Slate Quarry Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Slate Quarry Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1962)

An item about the world's largest slate quarry at Port Dinorwic in Wales.

Audition For Racing Drivers

Audition For Racing Drivers (1962)

Boys race around Snetterton for chance of a job with Reg Parnell.

Atomic Power Station

Atomic Power Station (1962)

An item about an atomic power plant and the way it is designed to benefit modern industry.

A Policeman's Lot

A Policeman's Lot (1962)

A look at the Metropolitan Police Force's methods of crime prevention.

Xmas Time's Good Time AKA Christmas Time's Good Time

Xmas Time's Good Time AKA Christmas Time's Good Time (1961)

Great colour story of the build up to Christmas in London.

Vintage Car Auction

Vintage Car Auction (1961)

Beautiful vintage and veteran cars are auctioned at Lord Montagu's Beaulieu estate.

Train Graveyard

Train Graveyard (1961)

Heartbreaking story about old steam engines being broken down for scrap at Stratford, East London.

Thrown-Away Sculpture

Thrown-Away Sculpture (1961)

A builder designs and builds modern sculptures for the housing estates he has worked on.

The Cup Final

The Cup Final (1961)

Tottenham beat Leicester in the 1961 FA Cup Final to clinch the double. Wembley.

Security Van

Security Van (1961)

Security van seen in action as four tough men collect a payroll from a bank.

Racing Film Star

Racing Film Star (1961)

Rugged actor Richard Wyler competes in a motorcycle race at Thruxton Circuit.

Multi-Deck Garage

Multi-Deck Garage (1961)

A visit to the first multi-storey car park in the country - they haven't changed much.

Changing Face Of London

Changing Face Of London (1962)

An item about modern buildings in London and a country holiday for shire horses.

Downtown Syncopators AKA Original Downtown Syncopators

Downtown Syncopators AKA Original Downtown Syncopators (1962)

Jazz band travel to gigs in a modified coach which has bunk beds - good little performance at the end.

Egg-Breaking

Egg-Breaking (1962)

Operation "Big Breakfast" - great egg breaking and frying to feed thousands of people breakfast.

Safety Straps Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title

Safety Straps Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1962)

Construction and pylon workers can keep themselves safe with a new device.

Rain

Rain (1962)

An item showing Buxton town centre on a very rainy day.

Police Office

Police Office (1962)

One-man police station opened in New Addington.

Our Daily Bread - Reel 2

Our Daily Bread - Reel 2 (1962)

Film showing how Sunblest make bread - good shopping and cooking footage in this reel.

Our Daily Bread - Reel 1

Our Daily Bread - Reel 1 (1962)

Film showing how Sunblest make bread at factories / bakeries.

Motorised Roller Skates

Motorised Roller Skates (1962)

Funny story showing girl getting a lift from her father who drives motorised roller skates.

Model Cars

Model Cars (1962)

An item about the design and manufacture of Matchbox toy cars.

Heinz Present - The World In A Can Part 2

Heinz Present - The World In A Can Part 2 (1962)

Fabulous documentary showing how Heinz make their 57 varieties.

Heinz Present - The World In A Can Part 1

Heinz Present - The World In A Can Part 1 (1962)

Fabulous documentary showing how Heinz make their 57 varieties.

Gas Gun

Gas Gun (1962)

A look at a gas gun which is used in industry to cut through sheets of steel.

Fairground

Fairground (1962)

Scenes from an amusement park - great shots of the roller coaster ride at double speed. Scary!

Firemen Fete Young Fan

Firemen Fete Young Fan (1965)

A 14 year old boy gets to visit fire brigade in London.

The Hover Mower

The Hover Mower (1965)

Woman tries out new hover lawn mower - the Flymo.

Dinky Cars

Dinky Cars (1967)

Dinky toys add Pathe News camera car to their collection. Liverpool, Merseyside.

New Royal Mint AKA Britain's New Decimal Coinage And New Mint

New Royal Mint AKA Britain's New Decimal Coinage And New Mint (1968)

Designs for new decimal coins unveiled + Callaghan lays foundation stone at new mint.