This is a film of a family and friends holidaying on a boat on the Humber. Also included in this film are other events, including a wedding, time spent on a farm, an excursion on board the Queen Mary, and time at a school.
This is the sixth of a series of films made by Derrick Walton of his son, Adrian, from birth through childhood. This film covers Adrian’s 9th, 10th, and 11th birthdays, his first day at secondary school, marching with the Cubs at Skipton Gala Christmas, and playing rugby.
This is the third of a series of films made by Derrick Walton of his daughter, Gillian, from birth through childhood. This film covers from Gillian’s 5th birthday through to her 7th birthday as well as her first day at school.
This film is part of the Mount School collection and contains footage from a variety of events and dates that was taken from a BBC documentary on Margaret Drabble 1951-56.
The film is part of the Mount School collection and is an account of the work of The Mount School during the year 1977, the last year of the headship of Joyce Pickard. There are shots of the classes, activities and sports carried out by the students, as well as a drama production and the summer sports day.
This is a film of a Majorettes and Jazz Band school competition in Halifax, 1978.
This is a film of Leeds Children's Day, beginning with a procession through Leeds led by the Gala Queen, and finishing at Roundhay Park. Here there is a children's fancy dress competition, some sports events, gymnastics and country dancing.
Filmed by Rev. Underwood, this film features events in the North Yorkshire village of Carleton-in-Craven. The film includes the school nativity play, events at the church, and a school sports day.
This film, made by Rev. Underwood, features different events which took place in the early 1970s in Carleton, North Yorkshire. Events include the closing of the Co-op as well as Christmas and Easter celebrations.
Made by Rev. Underwood, this film documents the annual nativity play at the local school in Carleton-in-Craven, a small village in North Yorkshire.
Made by Rev. Underwood, this film documents the annual nativity play at a local school in Carleton-in-Craven, 1974.
This film comprehensively documents a pageant celebrating the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. The film was made by the Barnsley Amateur Cinematograph Club and was also filmed in Barnsley at a sports arena. The film shows local schoolchildren from all over the county dressing up as peoples of the world and acting out parts of each countries culture.
A film by Eric Bolderson of classroom activity and a Christmas tea party at Hightown School in Castleford.
This film documents the activities of the Market District Boys club of Leeds during 1962-3. This was an inner city club which originally provided nothing much more than football; however, during this period, the Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme was introduced to the organization by Brian Price. This film records some of the events involved with this awards scheme.
This film documents an outdoor Youth Club event in the 1973. The film includes students from the Chaucer School.
This is a short film featuring a class of girls, at Norfolk School, Sheffield, with different style Easter Bonnets, filmed by Eric Smith.
This is a film of the activities of groups of children who are set various tasks to do in and around St Mary's Church in Beighton at Whitsun.
This film is part of the Nowell collection and contains footage of the Rose Queen Pageant. There are also shots of the Rose Queen from the previous year, as well as the fancy dress parade and medieval dancing.
This film documents a garden party at the Mount School in York, North Yorkshire. The filmmaker captures the guests - representatives from Bootham and the Mount schools - mingling, having tea and watching tennis; although there is no actual footage of tennis matches.
This film documents the activities laid on by Bootham School, York, during June of 1936. The festivities include a play performed by Bootham students, speeches from notable members of the community - the archbishop of York - acrobatic displays in the indoor pool and the opening of a new wing.
This film documents summer activities for students at Bootham School, York. The film features students playing sports, searching for fossils on the beach, and large events that include a parent's weekend and an open air theatrical performance.
This is a film of a boys school, most likely Blenheim Boys School, Leeds partaking of a series of school events during the late 1950s. These events include a rugby match, Christmas celebrations, swimming at Meanwood Baths, table tennis, sports at Temple Newsam, and a trip to Hawes and York.
Made by Dennis Leather, a member of Vixen Films, this film features children’s pageant put on as part of the centenary celebrations of St Mary’s Church in Bolsterstone, just outside Stocksbridge. The film is accompanied by a commentary.
Made by Dennis Leather, a member of Vixen Films, this film was taken to document the tercentenary celebrations of Bolsterstone Free School.
Made by Dennis Leather, a member of Vixen Films, this film features the Bolsterstone Fayre and Banquet as part of the tercentenary celebrations of Bolsterstone Free School. At the end there is a school Christmas party and end of year service.