National men hairdressing competition is held in Blackpool.
Stars choose 21 year old Iris Waller of Gateshead as Miss Britain 1956.
Duplicate item - fabulous gowns and suits modelled at the Savoy Hotel.
Fabulous cotton print dresses are modelled - designs from all over the commonwealth.
English Scenes: Autumn & Winter. London, the Theatre, Royal Processions, Christmas & a great New Year party
The remarkable hairstylist "Raymond" (known as "Teasie-Weasie") creates some stunning hairdos.
The fabulous Teasie-Weasie presents his latest "Shangri-La" hairdo.
Great footage of short hairstyles for the 50s, inspired by the Eton crops of the 20s.
Crimper extraordinaire Raymond really excels himself with his latest coloured coiffures.
Swimsuit fashion show held in factory canteen.
Women display the latest fashion in lingerie and Swim wear at Park Lane, London.
Girls model latest swimsuits on beach, contrasted with old fashioned swimsuits.
Good fashion item featuring models in swimsuits on the beach.
Swimsuit and night-gown fashions in new nylon fabrics at the first ever National Nylon Trade Fair.
Footage of new swimsuits fashions being displayed. Portland Street, London.
Windmill girls model swimsuits designed by ex-aircraft engineer Major du Cros.
Glamorous models posing around indoor swimming pool in latest swimwear fashions.
The latest woven latex swimsuits in Paris
Swimwear fashions on display in Beverly Hills, California.
Footage of models displaying latest swimsuit fashions on a boat on the River Thames.
Astra Gazette issue: South Sea Barber, Crazy Pub, Jill Day's Gym & Return to Biggin Hill.
Great 1950s cardis and jumpers are made and modelled.
Glorious 1950s specs are modelled - some truly fabulous designs.
Fashionable people of Paris attend Prix des Drags, arriving in horse drawn carriages.
A brief view of the local buildings and important sights
An Underwater Party
People dancing, drinking and having fun in a dance hall.
Pathe News titles from the early 1950s.
Ultra modern house with great late 1950s decor.
People dancing in a dance hall.
Excellent story showing interior decoration styles of the late 1950s.
Doggie fashions are modelled by poodles in a special catwalk show.
Good shots of Blackpool beach from the tower.
Blackpool beach and promenade during the Bank Holiday.
How interesting is Blackpool as a Holiday destination?
Ice creams, candy floss, deck chairs and sand castles - a British day at the seaside.
Roberta Cowell wins Shelsley Wals hill climb race.
Horace Flinders uses music therapy to aid his recovery during his stay at a mental hospital.
A Labour and Conservative MP win the release of Mrs Harriet Thornton from a mental home.
Delegates meet to investigate insanity laws and Rampton Hospital. London.
People are instructed how to make their shelter warm and more conformable.