Amelia Earhart becomes the first female passenger to cross the Atlantic by plane.
Poor families camping in tents on seashore near Folkestone.
The work of Coastal Command - shots on board a plane as it overflies a merchant convoy.
London taxi drivers take underprivileged children on an outing to Southend. Essex.
Coast guard service in Cornwall.
Isle of Wight cliff top coast guard exercise.
Crowded beach is featured, wave breaking on shore, cliffs leading down to the sea.
People on the East Coast carry on with seaside pursuits despite German raids.
Trawlers go out to catch herring and girls come down from Scotland to cut and pack them. Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.
Scenes at the North East Coast Exhibition - pavilions, scientific displays, handicraft demonstrations etc.
Fierce gales around the south coast of England wreck ship and flood rivers.
Heavy weather hits the North coast of England - big waves and high winds.
Good footage of people in coats on the beach and enjoying fairground rides on a rather cold day.
Good shots of crowds on a beach on the south coast on a hot summer day.
German dive bombers attack a British Convoy off the Kent coast.
Princess Elizabeth tours Sussex - visits Hastings, Brighton, Lewes & Hove.
A French steamer is saved by breeches buoy on Cornish coast at Kennack.
Crowded beaches - Britain goes on holiday.
Old and new bathing costumes are modelled on beach at Brighton. Sussex.
Teams from all over Britain compete in life saving championship.
Colour footage of the Blackpool illuminations. Lancashire.
Ice creams, candy floss, deck chairs and sand castles - a British day at the seaside.
Blackpool illuminations start up again after the war time break.
A look at attractions of Blackpool: the promenade, the pleasure beach and the tower.
Good footage of holidaymakers having fun at a packed out Blackpool.
Good shots of the seaside as we visit Brighton Pier.
Crowd scenes on Brighton sea front - people sunbathing.
Tourist advice with sex appeal.
Scenes of the British enjoying their Summer break.
A look at people enjoying their holidays in Brighton and Bournemouth.
A little girl called Jill visits the seaside for the first time with her mother.
A day in the life of Margate during summer holiday season - good quintessential seaside shots.
Great footage of people enjoying themselves in the sun at Brighton (some keep their coats on).
August Bank Holiday at Southend - happy seaside scenes!
Warm Spring weather brings people out to the sea front in Brighton.
Beach scenes from the Bank Holiday. Mods and Rockers clash at Margate.
Antiaircraft Chief presents coastal battery with pieces of German plane they had shot down.
Dingy sailing just of the Essex coast. One of the boats takes one rather too much water.
Electrification of railway line between Victoria and Margate.
Acrobats practise their act with complicated balancing manoeuvres on the beach. South coast of England.
People in English street pick up bits of shrapnel after German bombing raid.
Coastal Command in Cornwall transports mail to sailors on board warship in Atlantic.
A look at beautiful Lulworth in Dorset with its cove and many thatched cottages.
Footage of the minesweeper the 'Aragonite' semi submerged after mine explosion.
Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr William Temple, visits the Home Fleet.
Gales and high waves create problems in Sussex and Kent.
Item showing 'Seagem' a rig in North Sea which will collect natural gas.
German pilots are fought off over Dover by Spitfires and Hurricanes of the RAF.
Women's swim wear contest for the title of "Miss Torquay", Devon.
Young women playing sport and having holiday fun at Carlyon Bay resort, Cornwall.
An unexpected harvest - fish get caught on barbed wire set to ward of Germans on beaches.
Puffins are given identity tags at bird sanctuary on islands off coast of Wales.
Travelogue item comparing modern Bournemouth to how it was in Victorian era.
Ships of the British Navy set off for manoeuvres from Spithead.
King George VI reviews the reserve fleet off the coast of Weymouth, Dorset.
Footage of the the new liner the Canberra.
Transport Minister Ernest Marples inspects plans for the Channel Tunnel.
Church on a golf course in a village of Rock.
Demonstration of cliff rescue at Burling Gap, Sussex.
God item about the great levels of morale in the British Coastal Defence forces.
Offshore Powerboat racing from Cowes in the Isle of Wight to Torquay.
A look at the town of Criccieth where Lloyd George was born. Wales.
Ruined village of Old Hallsands, Devon, and the sole inhabitant, Elizabeth Prettejohn.
A look at the small island of Easdale off the Scottish coast.
3 swimmers out of 16 finished this year's Channel Swimming Race - Winner, Abdel Haif.
Sheep are evacuated from the South East to safer pastures.
Underwater fishing championship for divers using snorkels and spearguns.
Scottish fishermen catch lobsters and salmon.
Flowers made from shells by Marguerite May David-Baker in Bovey Tracey, Devon.
A look at bizarre rock formations and fossilised tree on Island of Mull, Scotland.
A look at the brave people of Dover carrying on as normal despite being under constant threat.
Treacherous Goodwins sandbanks are explored off the Kentish coast.
Gulls eggs are collected off the coast of Cumberland during the egg shortage.
People go on a pilgrimage to the priory on Holy Island off the coast of Northumberland.
Trawler disaster in North Sea affects whole fishing industry, widows demand changes.
A look at Peel and the scenic countryside surrounding it. Isle of Man.
Beautiful shots of Cornish coastline.
An item about the tiny airport at Land's End in Cornwall.
Mrs Parkinson is the female lighthouse keeper at Cockersands Abbey in Lancashire.
A greengrocer sells her produce from ruined look out tower on South coast of England.
Item showing a restaurant built into smuggler's caves at Marsden near Newcastle.
Good footage of the Medway barge race in progress, Gillingham, Kent.
Look around North Sea oil rig "Conoco 1" , off the Norfolk coast.
Oil tanker 'Torrey Canyon' runs aground off Lands End producing huge oil slick. Cornwall.
Good footage of the Home Defence Organisation keeping watch on coastal areas.
An item about new methods of commercial oyster farming in Suffolk.
Damage to English East Coast pier hit by a German mine.
Winston Churchill, General Smuts and Henry Morgenthau visit Dover castle and defences.
Winston Churchill and King Peter of Yugoslavia inspect coastal defences in Britain.
Winston Churchill speaks to a gathering of naval men at a South Coast base.
Life raft for crashed German fighter pilots is washed up on English coast.
A look at ancient Roman fort of Reculvers on north Kent coast.
Easter sales, Easter holidays and Easter eggs.
Floods in Norfolk after the sea has broken through the sea walls on the east coast.
Tame cod kept in ancient pool carved out of rocky cliffs near Galloway castle.
Battleship Nelson goes aground off Portsmouth but is successfully plunged back.
Footage of two cargo ships damaged by German mines off the coast of Britain.
Material showing coastal defence guns in action against German flying bombs. England.
Lovely travelogue showing holidaymakers having fun in Devon.
Lovely travelogue showing the pleasures that await holidaymakers in Devon, Cornwall and Dorset.