Happy Lands

General Strike Number 1

General Strike Number 1 (1926)

Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.

Black Diamonds

Black Diamonds (1932)

Good footage of a working coal mine in Bestwood, Nottingham.

Coal Crisis

Coal Crisis (1920)

London kids collect up every last scrap of coal while Miners' wives protest against the strike.

Coal Mining 1920s - 1930s

Coal Mining 1920s - 1930s (1920)

Compilation of coal mining material from the 1920s and 1930s.

Colliery Disaster

Colliery Disaster (1925)

Footage of miners at Pendleton Colliery in Lancashire where 8 were killed in disaster.

Drive For Coal - Government Chiefs Visit Durham Miners

Drive For Coal - Government Chiefs Visit Durham Miners (1947)

Government Ministers arrive at Durham Miners' Gala.

English Industrial And Poverty Scenes

English Industrial And Poverty Scenes

Good scenes of declining British industry and poor housing.

English Industrial, Slum And Unemployed Scenes

English Industrial, Slum And Unemployed Scenes

Great shots of industrial dereliction, children playing in rubble, closed down pits.

For The Welfare Of The Miners

For The Welfare Of The Miners (1929)

Viscount Chelmsford inspect shower cubicles at Mainsforth Colliery, Durham.

Full Speed Ahead For Prosperity Now

Full Speed Ahead For Prosperity Now (1926)

Coal being loaded onto ship at Hull, bound for Italy.

All Pits Idle

All Pits Idle (1921)

Navy workers take over the work during the coal strike of 1921.

Again

Again "King Coal" Takes Toll (1931)

An explosion in a coal mine in Cumbria claims 28 lives. Corpses are carried from the pit.

128 Trapped In Pit Disaster

128 Trapped In Pit Disaster (1950)

Miners in a Scottish pit are trapped underground as shaft collapses in flood.

General Strike In England

General Strike In England (1926)

Workers demonstrating as General Strike begins.

General Strike 1926

General Strike 1926 (1926)

Mass demonstrations and idle coal mines - the General Strike of 1926.

General Strike Number 2

General Strike Number 2 (1926)

Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.

General Strike Number 3

General Strike Number 3 (1926)

Effects of General Strike on lives of British people.

Peaceful Years  Reel 3

Peaceful Years Reel 3 (1919)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

Time To Remember 1926 - Short Sharp Shower - Reel 4

Time To Remember 1926 - Short Sharp Shower - Reel 4 (1926)

Documentary about 1926 - General Strike, international politics, dancing, weather and record breaking feats.

Various Story Titles Only

Various Story Titles Only (1931)

Various title cards from stories connects with Pathe's 21st Anniversary edition.

Anniversary Issue

Anniversary Issue (1931)

Pathe's editor talks about the use of newsreels to look back.

General Strike More Strike Snaps

General Strike More Strike Snaps (1926)

General Strike affects all aspects of life in Britain.

Keeping The Home Fires Burning

Keeping The Home Fires Burning (1926)

Striking miners discover and work little coal mines off their own.