This is a road safety film made by Kingston-upon-Hull City Police which depicts a fictional family and illustrates how carelessness can lead to tragic accidents. The film also includes good footage of Hull and the surrounding area.
This is a film made by Chapeltown dentist Willie Thorne that documents fundraising events for the "Salute the Soldier Week" held at Chapeltown, a village on the outskirts of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, during the Second World War.
This film documents the High Green Secondary School's trip to London and the annual school sports day captured. The school is located near Sheffield, and the film has been made by the teachers at the school.
Made by a local school teacher, this film captures an annual sports day at High Green Secondary School, located near Sheffield, as well as a trip to the south of England for many of the students.
This is a film documenting the High Green County Secondary School visit to Edinburgh which was taken by a member of staff.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. It includes footage of a wedding party outside a Methodist church as well as scenes of York.
This is a film made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer in Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire which documents a family holiday to Scotland.
Made by an amateur filmmaker based in Sheffield, this film includes footage of a family holiday to Scarborough as well as many good views of children playing on the beach.
Part of the Garratt Collection, this is a well shot film documenting different railway journeys in the Yorkshire region. Intertitles are used throughout the film to identify the different destinations.
This film is a collection of trips and events around the region taken from 1964-1975. The film includes good snow sledging scenes, the Harewood Traction Rally, and a trip to the seaside.
This film captures family holidays in both Yorkshire and Scotland and includes many clear shots of recognisable at these popular destinations.
Part of the Garratt Collection, this is a film chronicling the trip between Leeds Central to Bradford Exchange railway stations in spring, 1967.
This excellent film chronicles Fylingdales on the East Coast of Yorkshire, especially Robin Hoods Bay and Ravenscar. It shows the coast and country as well as local life and leisure.
This film documents the South Yorkshire Traction Engine Club Rally in 1969. Made by the Doncaster Cine Club, this film captures some racing events, while paying close attention to mechanical makeup of the steam powered tractors. The final sequence also shows an amusement fair that was also part of the event.
A film by the Doncaster Cine Club which captures a day out at the animal park in Nottinghamshire.
This film is a railway film of the Settle - Carlisle Railway featuring the vast countryside and space surrounding the railway line as well as the different stops and towns along the way such as the Steamtown Railway Museum. Many stations and towns along the line appear in this film including Dewsbury, Saltaire, Keighley, and Skipton as well as other ones not clearly signed.
Taken during the summer of 1991, this film features countryside views from steam engines along the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.
This film features many different steam engines at the Middletown Railway.
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 1956. The Cooper family are filmed here at Jack and Nan's wedding. Nan is Ron's sister, Ron being the film maker.
This is an amateur film that shows a train that was transporting butter having been derailed during the Second World War in the village of Clayton, West Yorkshire.
This is a film of a family from Clayton, a village near Bradford, on holiday at Brockley Hall, the Christian Endeavour Holiday Home in Saltburn, Cleveland. The filmmaker visits the Hall with his wife and three daughters before returning to the railway in Clayton.
This is a record of a journey over the picturesque West Highland Railway in Western Scotland behind two former North British Railway 'Glen' class 4-4-0 locomotives. The locos were long associated with the line. The film takes place in their twilight years shortly before their withdrawal and general replacement of steam by diesel locomotives.
Featuring the locomotive Lion, this brief film was made on an unidentified stretch of line, probably in Hertfordshire.
This film records a specially chartered train in the Manchester area in the very early 1960s involving one of the last surviving ex-Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway 2-4-2 tank locomotives, BR No.50850 (formerly LYR No.675, built Horwich Works 1899, rebuilt 1911).
The exhibition celebrated the Golden Jubilee of the Institution of Locomotive Engineers and was held in the goods yard at Marylebone Station, London, 11-14 May 1961.