This film shows Susan's school trips to the Lake District, London attractions and Windsor. In the Lakes the children visit many National Trust sights. Susan does not appear in the footage although the sights that she takes in are captured along with a boat ride on the River Thames.
This film shows the Queen Mary ship in 1964. The footage captures the boat at the harbour and setting sail.
In this amateur footage we see the ships Dunera and Bacon in 1977, families and sailors on board the ships and passengers playing on the ship's decks. Children play in the swimming pools on deck and dolphins are seen swimming along side the Bacon ship.
This film shows the activities that went on at Kurkburton School between 1937 and 1940. This film shows the children taking part in sports day, swimming lessons, walking trips and school plays.
Interview with Peter and Kate Holroyd
Transcription compiled 24/04/2008
Made by Bill Freeman, this film contains a variety of footage from the 1950s including scenes of Hilderthrope Primary School, Bridlington Spa, and a school sports day.
This is a film taken from two different times spanning two generations of the Wainwrights, featuring Richard and his son Martin, from the Martin Wainwright Collection.
A film from the Wainwright Collection, this is a film of a children's event at St Agnes School, Leeds. Many of the children's parents are also in attendance at the event.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film documents a sports day at Shrewsbury School in 1930.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this is a brief film of the Wainwright family at Mundesley. It also includes footage of girls at Shrewsbury School and a holiday by the sea.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this is a film of a school or youth camp.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film documents the Princess Royal arriving at Roundhay Park for the Leeds Flower Show. It also includes footage of children from St Agnes PNEU School in Headingley at a Sports Day in Beckett Park, Leeds as well as some scenes of a baby and boy in a garden.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film documents a school sports day at Tinshill School in Leeds.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this a film of a boat race, possibly Shrewsbury School with Richard Wainwright as a cox.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film includes footage of the Wainwright family at Mundesley, at a sports day at Sheringham, and at Streete Court and at a school at Shrewsbury.
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 documents an outdoor Youth Club event in the 1973. The film includes students from the Chaucer School.
This film is a compilation of events which involve members of the Beighton Centre Youth Club. Included are trips to seaside, paddling in the sea & streams, Huddersfield FC, and other youth club activities.
Made by students at the Norfolk School in Sheffield, Dead Easy is a short action film which involves a deadly high speed chase.
Made by students at Norfolk School, Sheffield, this is a short drama about a stolen car.
This is a short film featuring a class of girls, at Norfolk School, Sheffield, with different style Easter Bonnets, filmed by Eric Smith.
Made by students at Norfolk School, Sheffield, this film documents a school trip to Scotland in May, 1978. The film includes travel to locations such as Lock Lomond and Glencoe.
Made by the Impossible Theatre group, this film tells the story of two superheroes who uncover a dangerous mob, lead by the Hollywood film industry, who plot to steal the creativity from the Bamforth films. The film was made by a group of local teenagers working to develop the filmmaking ideas pioneered by Bamforth of Holmfirth. The movie has many features in common with the early silent films which were their inspiration including humour, physical comedy, simple camera tricks, cross-dressing, and local talent.
This is a film made by W G Gregory for the Education Committee of the City of Sheffield to help young adults choose a career by providing information on all the courses that are available. The film covers a huge range of skilled occupations taught at technical colleges and provides a wealth of examples of the activities on offer in classes for those leaving school as well as adults. Throughout the film intertitles provide information, prompt the viewer with questions, and give advice.