This film is a compilation of Christmas footage taken from two different collections: The Meredith Collection and The Chislett Collection. The film provides a good example Christmas celebrations at home as well as documents how families spent their leisure time during the winter holiday.
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 is a film from the Noel Beardsell Collection of the family at home, playing tennis, and at Christmas.
Part of the Ibberson Collection, this film documents a number of family related events which took place during 1957 including footage of the Ibberson boys at school and university.
This film captures the Allan family during their leisure time throughout the year including a Children's Day celebration on 29th June, 1929.
This film documents a wedding in the late 1920s as well as additional family scenes with members of the Arnett family.
This is a film which includes family scenes as well as a wedding in Carlisle during the late 1920s.
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 a film made by Chapeltown dentist Willie Thorne of Ecclesfield Holiday Week in 1942, set in Ecclesfield Park with people playing bowls and tennis, a women’s cricket match, children in a swimming pool, having races and playing on swings, and a game of baseball being played by American GIs.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. The film includes views of the sea, possibly shot around Filey, the traditional Hunt that leaves from his farm, and a family Christmas.
This is a film of a country family, with their two children, showing life in the village of Masham and the surrounding area. It shows the changing seasons, with the heavy snowfall in 1953 and skating on the ice. The film includes a wedding, a cricket match, sledging and tennis; made over a period of seven years.
One in a large collection of family films portraying the Cooper family of Leeds. This particular film comprises of images of family orientation during the year 1955. The Cooper family are filmed here picnicking on Blubberhouses, swimming at Harrogate Pool and Eastbourne, rowing on Fairhaven Lake and at their family home (Rondor) in Leeds.
One in a large collection of family films portraying the Cooper family of Leeds. This particular film comprises of images of family orientation during the years 1948-1949. The Cooper family are filmed here on holiday in Filey, visiting family and friends and at their family home (Rondor) in Leeds.
This film is from the Hamilton Collection and captures a New Year's Eve party and a Christmas Eve party in 1972 and 1973. There is also footage of a charity match between Denby and Cadby mine workers and their wives, in 1973. The film provides a good example of entertainment and leisure activities as well as fashions of the time.
A film made by Ernest Taylor of the Open Day at Hunmanby Hall School.
This film, from the Cyril Higginson collection, shows a group of adults and children having fun outdoors during the 1940s and 1950s. The shots include the group having fun and games in a garden in the countryside, playing a game of tug-of-war and a garden party in Riddlesden in West Yorkshire.
Part of the Freeman collection, this is a short film which features footage of gliders in the countryside, Billy Smart's Circus at Bridlington, and the Grand Bed Race.
This film documents some of the events which took place in Walkington from 1973-1974. Events include a fancy dress competition, sports events, and the Walkington Victorian Hayride. The Hayride was an annual fundraising event taking place in East Yorkshire, and it was one of the largest processions of horse-drawn wheels in England.
This film documents the events which took place at the Walkington Carnival in 1979 including a Wellie throwing competition and a children's musical performance.
This film documents the events which took place during the Walkington Methodist Church garden party in 1978.
Shot between 1927 and 1938, this film shows the sea side leisure and social activities that were available in the Scarborough region at that time. Included in the film are shots of the South Bay Pool, the Cliff Railway, the Italian Gardens, and a motor cycle race.
This is a film of events at the Yew Lane Community Centre in Grenoside, Sheffield including a variety show, a social evening of dancing, a football match, a flower and vegetable show and a Gala Day.
This is a film of an unknown Sheffield family visit to Derbyshire and a 1966 World Cup match at Hillsborough.
This is a film from the Anne Horner Collection. The film shows the family at home in Dunnington and focuses on the new born daughter Sally and her older sister Gillian, and some older girls as they go horse riding.
This is a film from the Anne Horner Collection. The film shows some events in York, with country dancing, the family at home, and some earlier film of people out ice skating.