Made by the Educational Foundation for Visual Aids, this is a promotional and educational film highlighting the various industries and tourist destinations in Yorkshire.
A documentary made by Encyclopaedia Britannica, this film follows a "typical" English family who live in York. The film explores different aspects of the family's life including work, school, home life, and leisure activities.
Part of the Freeman collection, this film contains footage from a school trip to a variety of places in Yorkshire taken during the 1950s including Goole Docks, Hull Docks, Beverley, York, The Ouse, Driffield Station, Bridlington Harbour, back to school at Old Hilderthorpe.
This is a film of a group of youths at the Bewerley Outdoor Pursuit Centre. They take part in various activities at a lake, in the mountains and at the sea; including, rock climbing, kayaking, sailing and caving.
This film documents a trip taken by pupils from the all-girls school, the Mount, York, taking a trip to Cober Hill, Cloughton. There are views of the students having lessons in the seaside residence and very brief section that shows a beach excursion.
Featuring students from Bootham (all boys) School and, possibly, the Mount (all girls) school, this film documents a natural history trip to Cornwall. Natural history trips were a staple trip for Bootham students and this film includes fossil hunting on the beach, camping and some humorous clips such as mock interviews.
Featuring students from Bootham School, York, this film documents a trip to Scarborough.
This film is an extravaganza of footage from the Bootham School archives. As well as Bootham sporting events and celebrations, the film contains footage of York and Scarborough in the late 1920s. The film also includes a short fiction film about a mischievous chap who knocks a man's cap off and is chased (in true slapstick style) through the streets.
This film documents a trip by students from Bootham School, York, to the South West of England. The trip included trips to the beach, a tin mine and an ancient village.
This is a film made by Dorothy Langshaw of a trip by the children of Westfield Infants School in York, where Dorothy was a Headmistress, to Flamborough and Flamingo Park in Scarborough, with a soundtrack of children singing and piano music.
This is a film made by Dorothy Langshaw of a trip to Bridlington by the children of Westfield Infants School in York, where Dorothy was the Headmistress. It is accompanied by songs, piano music and sound effects, and has illustrated intertitles.