St. James Church at Piccadilly, London, damaged in air raid. 1940?
Annual Royal Academy exhibition - two Queen's portraits exhibited.
King George VI is driven in a carriage to St James's Palace for His Majesty's Levee.
A competition run by De Beers diamond company shows off different engagement rings.
Exhibition of Nicolas Schoffer's futuristic sculptures at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
Various shots of ASLEF and government delegates leaving Transport House and Ministry of Labour in the rail strike negotiations.
Roundup of the world's latest news
Technicolor film of the State Opening of Parliament.
A look inside famous clock towers, plus good views of Westminster.
Princess Elizabeth arrives, leaves Westminster Abbey and greets the clergy.
Queen Mother and Princess Margaret at wedding of Lord Ogilvy and Virginia Ryan.
Views around Parliament Square, London
The Royal Family join politicians and ex-servicemen to pay their respects to the War dead.
Churchill, Winant, Malony, Biesemeier and Fahy sign Atlantic Bases Agreement at Downing St.
Lord Ismay describes how the Cabinet's wartime HQ was established; various shots of the map room, study and shelter
Item showing restoration work being carried out on Westminster Abbey. London.
Commonwealth Arts Festival is held in London.
Queen Elizabeth II inspects Guards at Trooping the Colour ceremony in London. In colour.
Scenes of Whitehall - from plays about Pyjamas to Margaret Thatcher.
The Band of HM Grenadier Guards plays during the Changing of the Guard at St James' Palace.
Bird feeding galore at St. James's Park in London.
Centenary Congress to celebrate the anniversary of the return of Catholicism to Britain.
Roy Lichtenstein show at Tate + look at popularity of comics.
Piccadilly's illuminated signs are turned off due to a fuel crisis.
Excellent footage backstage at His Majesty's Theatre as scenery is changed for 'Music In The Air'.
The wonders of London - a film made to encourage overseas travellers to visit our capital.
Buses and other traffic are seen along the route to and from Buckingham Palace.
Queen Elizabeth presents Marlborough House to the Commonwealth Relations Office.
Royal family attend the christening of Princess Pat's baby. Prince of Wales is godfather.
A look at damaged North Lodge of Buckingham Palace, hit by a German bomb.
Crowds await news of the birth of Princess Anne to Princess Elizabeth.
Agreement for joint development of Anglo-French Concorde Airliner is signed.
Exhibition of paintings of royal children at Buckingham palace, London.
A look inside the Royal Mews. London.
Interesting story about a police station situated inside Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner.
The opening of Apsley House, former home of the Duke of Wellington.
Excellent footage of Shepherd market in London.
Work continues on the new Victoria Line underground tube network. Green Park. London.
Sir Harold Spencer Jones lectures young science students at the Royal Institute.
Nurses march through Central London to protest about low pay.
Footage of grass being cut on top of Admiralty Arch, London.
Steeplejacks inspect damage to steeple of St. Martin-in-the-Fields.
Exhibition of Cecil Beaton's photographs. National Portrait Gallery, London.
Colour special: Queen, Princess Margaret & various stars at film premiere of West Side Story.
Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs, cabarets, restaurants, comedy, plays etc. c. 1953
Fantastic look back at entertainers, celebrities, theatrical entertainments, authors and artists.
Director and executive officer of National Gallery look at newly acquired Cezanne.
Traditional Chinese painting techniques are demonstrated.
Thousands of Pounds are collected for Winston Churchill's 80th birthday.
Scenes from the show "heads Up" including a high kick routine and a dance by Louise Brown.
Good item showing people having fun at Soho Fair in Soho Square, London.
Good footage of Berwick Street market in London.
Crowds gather to see Barry Gibb get award for best dressed man. Carnaby Street, London.
Carnaby Street fashions presented at unusual fashion show.
Service at St. Paul's church, Covent Garden, to celebrate 400 years of Punch and Judy.
The closure of Covent Garden fruit and vegetable market
Colour item showing the exhibits in the Museum of British Transport in Clapham, London.
Plasterer Henry Hanwell is seen at work on a cast to replace a bomb damaged theatre ceiling.
Royal Ballet prepares for tour to United States.
Extracts from "Charlots Masquerade" featuring Anton Dolin, Dora Vadimova, Constance Carpenter etc.
Actors and dancers in rehearsals for pantomime "Aladdin" at Adelphi Theatre.
A look behind the scenes of Somerset House, register office of births and deaths.
Nice item about Black Jack the watchdog at Bush House office buildings in London.
Cleopatra's Needle in London cleaned.
Various artists display their artwork on the railings of Victoria Embankment Gardens.
Company lays carpet on Charing X station during rush hour to show how hard wearing it is.
Lightweight champion boxer Eric Boon is disqualified from match for a foul punch.
Item about history of Bloomsbury, London + iron railings being torn down for war effort.
Documentary covering changes in women's lives and status between l890 and 1930.
British hippies routed from Piccadilly and Bedford Square. London.
Street festival to celebrate the re-opening of the streets in Bloomsbury, London.
Actors dressed as author Charles Dickens and some of his famous characters in London locations where books were set.
A review of events in Britain and around the World in 1947.
Famous Admiral Nelson's Log - Victory's Long Book where he describes Battle of Trafalgar.
General Taylor names a diesel railway engine 'he Royal Marines' at ceremony in London.
Shots of a Jeweller's shop in London. Scene of a robbery.
Tea ladies and cleaners march in London to protest for more money in their wage packets.
Actors perform in front of 'The Old Curiosity Shop' on 118th anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens. London.
Footage of of bomb damage on Chancery Lane.
The Recast bells of St. Clement Danes are dedicated.
Queen Elizabeth II opens new extension to Law Courts. London.
Queen arrives to London after her Commonwealth tour and attends banquet in her honour.
Item showing various journalists at work in Fleet Street, London.
Shots around the Temple - the heart of legal London.
Runners take part in relay in aid of preservation trust for historic churches. London.
Documentary tracing the history of the City of London and variety of trades performed there. 1951?
News in a Nutshell - investiture at Buckingham Palace, a streamlined train in Chicago, society wedding in London, printing works on fire, and beautiful feet contest at Margate.
London's jewellery centre shows off its new safe deposit box system.
Footage of the safe deposit vaults in Chancery Lane, London.
At the Mansion House, the City of London welcomes the Duke of Edinburgh home.
Footage of ambulance presentation by the Ward of Walbrook.
Artists at the Customs and Excise hold art exhibition at Royal Exchange, London.
The Bank Rate in London was raised from 5 to 7 per cent - people are shocked.
Pearly Kings and Queens at St. Mary-le-Bow in support of Lord Mayor's Bow Bells appeal.
Goods shots of men cleaning the Statue of Justice on top of the Old Bailey courts.
Repairs begin to St Paul's Cathedral damaged by a German bomb during the War.
Billingsgate porters put on exhibition of their art work. London.
Traditional Palm Sunday ceremonies are held by Church of England and Catholic clergymen in London.
Shots of various little known monuments and statues around London.
John Williams Fain makes bobbins - protective hats worn by porters at Billingsgate market.
Ceremonial unveiling of Penn Memorial at Hallows Church, London.
Repair work being carried out on Tower Bridge, London.
Duplicate of newsreel story 37/16 on the crown jewels with some missing shots
Models show what the redeveloped St. Katherine's dock will look like in 1978. London.
Pound devalued - shots of Stock Exchange and city of London during one day closure.
Off cuts from documentary tracing the history of the City of London and the variety of trades performed there.
An exhibition about the work of Lloyd's of London - the famous underwriters.
Lord Baldwin honoured by the City of London at Guildhall.
Food minister Lloyd George and Private Secretary Charles Hill visit Smithfield Meat Market.
Footage of the Duchess of Gloucester at the opening of the new Charterhouse Clinic in London.
The Budapest choir perform for the patients of Bartholomew's hospital, London.
One of the greatest pop songs of all time performed as the Barbican is built around the band.
Differing views on the proposed arts centre at the Barbican in London.
News in a Nutshell - inspection of naval cadets, fencing in Japan, motorboat, aeroplane and yacht races, a building on fire, Eton v. Harrow cricket, and animals at Bristol zoo.
The craft of beer barrel smelling - looking out for stinker-barrels!
HAC showing ornate pike and standard, parade at St Botolph.
Various areas around England where John Wesley, founder of Methodism, lived and worked.
Huge blaze at London railway warehouse - two firemen were killed.
Cockney themed indoor market on Petticoat Lane, London.
A glimpse of the future at Whitechapel Art Gallery - 'This is Tomorrow' exhibition.
Queen Mary deputises at opening of Spitalfields Market during King George V's illness. Also contains 'The Shannon Scheme'.
London's first mosque opened in Southfields.
Hitchcock interviews Ingrid Bergman at Heathrow & Jamaican immigrants arrive at Tilbury.
Queen distributes Maundy money at Southwark Cathedral.
A story about a devastating fire in a large hop exchange.
Basket carrying competition is the main event on annual Borough Market Sports at Herne Hill.
A look at how the people of Stratford are celebrating Shakespeare's 400th anniversary.
A look at the beautiful Wiltshire countryside in and around where architect Sir Christopher Wren was born.
Queen Elizabeth II visits Bankside Power Station, London.
Caledonian market reopens in new location of Bermondsey, London.
Mock interview between Pathe journalist and actor Tod Slaughter in guise of Sweeney Todd.
Art students at Ealing college build dodecahedron-shaped futuristic house.
Brief shots before and after Mrs Neville Chamberlain's appearance in Belfast - we don't see her!
The stars turn out to help lay foundations of the new National Theatre in London.
Pop Art exhibition takes place at the Hayward Gallery in London.
Footage of site being cleared for the 1951 Festival of Britain in London.
Pathe calls for people to vote in elections for London County Council.
King George VI visits the Festival of Britain Exhibition.
A look around Romsey in Hampshire, birthplace of nurse Florence Nightingale.
The Queen Mother meets teachers from the Commonwealth and from America.
Lord Bernard Montgomery open new documents room at Imperial War Museum. London.
Princess Margaret goes to see musical 'Klondyke' at the Old Vic. London.
A bee keeper who has some hives on the roof of the train station at Waterloo.
Britain swings like crazy as stories are gathered for the first issue of groovy new magazine 'Intro' (print version of story, in correct order).
Aileen Deprez and Percival Robinson arrive for their Chelsea wedding in a horse-drawn coach.
Various shots of the Chelsea Old Church after recent renovations throughout the fifties
Houseboats moored at Cheyne, London.
A look at some items from the huge collection of military paraphernalia at the National Army Museum.
Nice item about Mr Charles Forshaw enlisting to become a Chelsea Pensioner. London.
Balloon expert Doctor Dolfuse launches hot air balloon from Duke of York's Barracks.
All the fun of the student rag, with pram pushing, tiddlywinks and piano smashing.
Famous sportsmen and broadcasters model latest fashions at Victoria and Albert museum.
Huge crowds gathered to see the wedding of Duke of Norfolk.
Gerry Allen, a classically trained pianist, performs with his pop group The Interns.
A fabulous hat shaped like the Royal Albert Hall is knocked up in a trice by top milliner Aage Thaarup.
Clothes by young designers from Royal College of Art on show at Europa Hotel.
Footage of the Albert Memorial being renovated. Kensington Gardens, London.
Whales being hunted, models of them in Natural History Museum + animated diagrams.
Footage of Duke of Kent with Katherine Worsley after announcing engagement.
The Household Cavalry ride in formation in Kensington Palace Gardens.
Early morning activities in Hyde Park - men swimming in Serpentine and horses being fed.
George Lansbury makes speech to large gathering of Socialists in Hyde Park.
Bleriot Anniversary Race: competitors race from London to Paris by any available vehicles.
The wonders of London - a film made to encourage overseas travellers to visit our capital.
Aircraft exhibition in Science Museum in London.
Exhibition of sculpture at Holland Park.
Holland House damaged in air raid. 1940?
A story about the Spanish, Tudor and Old English gardens which grow on the roof of Derry and Toms.
Death of General Sikorski, Prime Minister of Poland.
Excellent story showing interior decoration styles of the late 1950s.
Race riots are sparked in Notting Hill with attacks on Afro-Caribbean families.
Veterans turn out for opening of Battle of Britain exhibition at Madame Tussauds. London.
Bulldog parade in Regents Park, London.
Three doctors speak about the pros and cons of the National Health Bill.
London police increase security at Chinese Legation to prevent disturbances.
Brilliant film about teaching foreign students (and yokels) to speak the "King's English" - superb!
All Souls Church in London receives the King's Colour of the 12th Royal Fusiliers.
Reconstruction of Sherlock Holmes' study at Baker Street, London.
Muslims gather to celebrate the end of Ramadan. Regent's Park, London.
A trip along the Regent's Canal from Paddington to Camden Town.
Chimps tea party in Regents Park in London.
Conflict between King Edward VIII and Government over his relationship with Mrs. Simpson.
A Ski jumping run is made on Hampstead Heath from snow brought in from Norway.
Mel Batty wins Cross Country Championship on Parliament Hill fields, London.
Model Rita Kavanagh's young daughter Sandra dresses up and poses like a fashion model.
Some excellent shots of wildlife on Hampstead Heath and its vantage points over London
King opens National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.
Shots around Greenwich, including Royal Naval College, Maritime Museum and Cutty Sark.
Myra Wernher marries Major Butter at St. Margaret's, members of royal family attend. London.
Clipper-ship "Cutty Sark" finds its permanent resting place in Greenwich.
Footage of King George VI visiting the Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London.
An item about Herstmoneaux Castle home to the Greenwich Observatory.
City children take outing to Greenwich Park under Blackfriars Holiday Scheme. London.
The Old Ordinary Bicycle Club hold a race from Westminster to Blackheath. London.
Queen greets cricketers during the second test between England and West Indies at Lords.
Marcia Roberts and Michael Kelly have matching hairstyles at Cyril Shire's salon. London.
Dog called Bessie climbs up a tree in Highgate.
Soviet Ambassador and Members of the British Communist Party lay wreaths at Marx's Grave.
Prince Philip speaks at a dinner celebrating 300th anniversary of resettlement of Jews in Britain.
Order of St John meet in London, the Bombay Derby horse race, and De Gaulle speaking.
Good footage of metal art at factory in Camden Town, London.
Arsenal footballers and fans celebrate their winning of the FA Cup.
Old women tends to Spanish garden. Bethnal Green, London.
A Post Office inside a pub in Rotherhithe, Surrey.
Celebration of the VJ-Day in 'Charlie Brown's Limehouse Pub' in London.
Great item showing locals at work and play on the Isle of Dogs.
An item about the manufacture of wallpaper.
Scale models used by scientists to research dock building and Thames Barrier.
Good footage of tourists watching Changing of the Guards and visiting Greenwich.
A look at Dulwich village near London.
The stars turn out for the Variety Club Gala at Battersea Park, London.
Start of the Wimbledon Tennis Championship - Technicolor.
Sporty girls seen cross country running and rowing.
Deer in Richmond Park are brought food by park workers on a frosty winter day.
Members of Richmond Canoe Club stage a 'rag regatta' for charity.
We see a garden centre taking shape as it is built in the grounds of Syon House.
Film about a Surrey workshop where old instruments are made and restored with great mastery.
A look at Hampton Court Palace and its gardens.
Film about Ivy Wiggans who smashes up old boats and barges for a living.
A look at the houses, pubs, and scenery at Strand on the Green near Kew, London.
British art exhibition in Czechoslovakia.
Bishop of London, Dr. Wand, gives a tour of Fulham Palace to visiting Goldwyn Girls. London.
Large scale housing project in London's Chelsea district.
An item looking at flowers from around the world growing in Kew Gardens.
Scrumptious footage of chocolates being made.
Harrods department store, Harvey Nichols and Park Tower Hotel.
Workers at the John Lewis department store demonstrate in Oxford Street.
Good footage of large crowds of people at Selfridges for January sales. London.
At the invitation of Greater London Council, a troop of flamenco dancers perform in Holland Park.
Fashions on show in London and Germany.
Topical stand up comedy by famous American entertainer, George Beatty.
A look at the areas of Germany where Johann Wolfgang Goethe lived and worked.
Martin Collins and his wife Elizabeth perform a knife throwing act at Hackney Empire, London.
French medals are presented, Acheson and Marshall are honoured, paper fire in Dartford.
Ballet dancers, including Daria Luna, rehearse for Jack Buchanan's show "It's Time to Dance".
Fireworks and spotlights provide a fitting finale to the Festival of Britain.
Royal Festival Hall sign lit up at night, pan out across river. Pan along Southbank lit up.
Footage of the destruction casued by bomb explosion on Hammersmith Bridge, London.
Preparations to put on the opera "Peter Grimes" take place at Sadler's Wells Theatre. London.
TV Star Sabrina attends the opening of a new cinema in Brixton.
Numerous stars turn out to see the Horse of the Year Show at Wembley Arena.
New methods of painting are demonstrated in Soho and Paris.
Princess Margaret watches a traditional English Folk Dance then joins in with the next one.
Documentary about Wimbledon Tennis Championship - with behind the scenes footage
Arsenal beat Sunderland at the start of the football season.
The fashions and thrills of Royal Ascot - controversial "dead heat" race included.
Surrey needs £100,000 to repair their cricket grounds after the War
Susan Gregory a five year old ice skater goes through her paces.
Footage of the Lord Mayor of London and his wife drinking tea from a YMCA tea van in London.
Chelsea wins football League Championship.
A film all about various sports played in Britain - cricket, golf, tennis, boxing, football, rugby, etc.
Schoolchildren take a cruise up the River Thames to the Docklands.
Footage of croquet being played on tennis courts at Wimbledon, Surrey.
Larkspur wins Derby, good sequence showing other entertainment on offer at Epsom Downs.
Girls swim in Hampstead Heath ponds in very cold weather.
Queen Elizabeth and Princess Elizabeth at Kempton Park races. Surrey.
A look at the Oasis, open air swimming pool in the heart of London.
Nice documentary tracing the early successes of tennis great Christine Truman
A children's ice carnival, complete with Father Christmas, is held at the Ice Club in Westminster, London.
Bert Couzens completes his marathon 3,000 mile walk around Romford Stadium, London.
A group of horse riders ride along Rotten Row.
Lots of stars turn out for the Variety Club race meeting at Sandown Park, Surrey.
Scout leader hands over flag and trophy at Annual Parade in London.
Good coverage of the Spurs v Leicester F.A. cup third round match.
Rugby International match where Scotland win by 21 points to England's 16.