This film features the Silsden Modern School followed by family days out in the Yorkshire Dales.
This is a film from the Noel Beardsell Collection of Peter, his son, at school. The film includes footage of football and cricket matches between students and the teachers as well as a father son match.
This film follows a group of boys and girls on a week-long camping trip to Langdale, North Yorkshire. The film contains footage of the camp set up, the preparation of their meals and the hiking trips on which the children went. This film was used in The Way We Were in 2004.
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.
A film made by members of the Morley Cycling Club that capture footage of many abbeys around Yorkshire. There are shots of the surrounding landscape and villages that they pass through along the way. There is a continuous commentary by several different men giving in depth histories of the different abbeys and sights.
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 from Trinity and All Saints C.A.M. Colleges at the Bewerley Outdoor Pursuit Centre. They take part in various activities; including kayaking, rock climbing, caving, dancing, sledging, skiing and outdoor swimming.
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 is part of the Nowell collection and was made by amateur filmmaker Fred Brackenbury. This film captures a group of young men who are on a camping trip.
This film is part of the Gordon Riley collection and is about the effects that the wind has on nature, how it is created, and the Oxford English Dictionary meaning the word.
This film made by Bootham School, York, is a brief record of the horticulture and insects that inhabit the Strensall nature reserve.
Made by Bootham School, York, this film documents the flooding of the River Ouse in 1969. The filmmaker captures floods along the Ouse from an urban perspective (within York), as well as rural one, and the film concludes with students bird watching.
This film documents a trip for Bootham School students to Grasmere in the Lake District. As well as hikes up the peaks, such as Helvellyn summit, the students also performed geological tests, which included testing regional variables such as speed and temperature of the lakes.
Featuring students from Bootham (all boys) School and the Mount (all girls) School, this film documents a natural history trip to Lancaster and Cumbria. The film captures the students as they visit Mallam Cove, Grange-over-sands and Arnside Knott. Throughout the students and teachers narrate their escapades and there are also humorous clips as the students mess around.
This film documents students from Bootham School doing conservations work in an area of Moorland. The work involved cleaning a stream and removing debris from a clearing.
This film documents a Natural History trip undertaken by pupils of Bootham School, York, to the outskirts of the city where they bird watch and swim in the River Ouse.
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.
This film documents a school sports day at Blenheim Boys School in Leeds. Also included is a school trip to Ingleborough in the Yorkshire Dales.
This film features students from the Blenheim Boys School in Leeds as they take part in rugby matches as well as school outings in the countryside and a sports day.
Amateur film maker Ronald Pringle records a number of water-skiing event as well as Glasgow student rag week traditions in this film made in Scotland in the early Sixties.