This is one of several films entitled ‘Out and About’ made by Ken Leckenby. It features several events in Leeds area during 1974 including the Lord Mayor's Parade, the celebration of the bi-centenary of Bingley Locks, Leeds Caribbean Carnival, the Model Boat World Championship, an air display and Morecombe Illuminations.
Made by Mercury Movie Makers, this film documents a sports day and fete which take place in Arncliffe village in order to raise funds to put towards the rebuilding of the village hall. Arncliffe is a small village in North Yorkshire whose houses, cottages, and other buildings face in towards a large green, and outwards to green hillsides etched with limestone scars. The village was the original setting for the fictional village of Beckindale in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale Farm, from its inception in 1972 until the relocation to Esholt.
This is a film that was made into a DVD of the Interlink Cricket Club, a mainly Indian club that was open to all nationalities, formed as part of the Bradford Mutual Sunday School Cricket League. The film provides a story of the club narrated by one of its members, Mohan Mistry. The film has footage from a film made in the 1970s (film 5119) and photographs of the team members and their wives taken through the 1970s. It also had interviews with many of those who were in the Club at that time, including Professor Lord Kamlesh Patel and others associated with the club.
This is three films put together, featuring the wedding of Hazel and Michael Reuben on August 2nd 1972 in Leeds, and two family holidays: one in France and Italy, and a second one in San Sebastian.