One in a large collection of family films portraying the Cooper family of Leeds. This particular film comprises images of family orientation during the year 1953. The Cooper family are filmed here visiting family and friends ,on the beach in Bournemouth and Scarborough, at Corfe Castle and Kearby also visiting Stonehenge and the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre and at their family home (Rondor) in Leeds.
A film made by Mr Hickling, the owner of a local business school in Wombwell, near Barnsley. In this film there is footage of the wedding of Mr Hickling's son which takes place just after World War Two.
Made by amateur filmmaker, Stephen Hamilton, from the Mexborough area of South Yorkshire, this film captures some of the birthday parties for Clair and Shane, as well as family holidays to Scarborough and Blackpool and a birthday trip to Belle Vue Zoo in Manchester.
This amateur film shows the filmmaker's children growing up in their early years. It includes footage of Christmas celebrations, birthday parties, and time at home.
In this family film we look at Susan and Robert playing together at home and on outings to the beach at Sewerby. This footage shows how the brother and sister spent time with each other as children. Susan and Robert's family take day trips with Jean and Albert's family and we see Susan playing on the 'Garden Dipper' as well as Roberts 2nd Birthday.
This is a film made by Brian Doughty of his family. The film includes footage of a Sunday School parade, a VW Beetle show, Rotherham Tattoo, and a wedding.
This is a film made by Brian Doughty of his family,
Part of the Freeman collection, this film contains a variety of footage taken of the filmmaker's daughter near their home in Bridlington in 1951. The film includes footage of Sewerby Park, Expanse Hotel, Bridlington North Side, Filey June 1951, Roundabouts (old cars), Jean and Albert at Scarborough, and miniature steam railway at Bridlington Spa.
Made by Robert Freeman, this film is contains family footage at Christmas, 1955 as well as scenes at Bridlington Harbour, Falling Foss, and Flamborough.
Made by Robert Freeman, this film contains footage of a number of family events including a wedding, a 4th birthday party, and days out in Bridlington and London.
This film documents the opening ceremony of the newly built sea wall at Hornsea as well as the presentation of a new fire engine by Mrs. A. Easton.
This film records several family trips to Scarborough and includes footage of the family on the beach, the promenade, and the Scarborough caravan park.
Filmed by Herbert Johnson, this film captures events and social gatherings of the Whitby Yacht Club. The club members take part in many activities such as a hunting meet, a gymkhana, a parade, and fishermen at Whitby by docks, swimming and boat races in Whitby harbour and rough waters at Whitby.
This film consists of four different topics: a soldier's procession and ceremony, the family sitting at home, a trip to the seaside, and a wedding.
This is footage taken during the period from 1934 to 1945 and captures many different members of the family. Also included are shots of Scarborough covered in snow from 1934 and also some magenta-tinted shots taken in springtime. The footage gives an insight into the family outings, local religious processions and the fashions being worn at the time by the Wilson family.
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 film contains footage of a Hunslet Boys Club camp and shows the camp being set up, the young campers arriving, the activities that they take part in, and the day trips that they go on including the fun fair and drives along the coast. The club was established in 1940 by Dr. J. Wyllie as a way of offering young people the chance to improve their skills in areas such as sports, crafts, karate, and IT. It was an opportunity for recreation and friendship and the motto was "Fitness for Life".
This film is from a collection of films made by Leeds based filmmaker Jack Goldberg. The collection consists of footage from family holidays, weddings, family food shop in Leeds, and family activities. As the family are Jewish, there are a lot of interesting insights into the family traditions, foods and religious customs. This film contains footage from a trip to Blackpool and two Jewish family weddings.
This film shows a wedding and holiday in Wales, a day out in Whitby and the Sheffield University Students' Rag Parade.
NB. This title is not held at Bridlington Local Studies Library.
This film is part of the Gordon Riley collection and contains footage from the bi-centenary celebrations held in Whitby for Captain Cook.
This is a film made by Mexborough Technical College teacher George Spurr. It features his family over several years, at Christmas, at home, and on holiday. It particularly focuses on George’s parents house on Bolton Street, where he lived, and his nephew and two nieces who visited every Saturday. The children play in the back yard and out in the streets.
This is one of a collection of films of the family of Queensbury doctor Dr Allan Glenn at home (Innisfree) in Queensbury and Little Horton, and on holiday, in the 1940s. This film includes visits to Ponden Reservoir, near Haworth, Ripon and Aldborough.
This is a film from the Anne Horner Collection. The film shows the family over several years, including at home at Christmas, on holiday on the beach at Filey and learning to swim.
This is a film of a family on a day out at Sandsend, and the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Young in October, 1961.