A film made by Mr Hickling, the owner of a local business school in Wombwell, near Barnsley. This film contains footage of the parades and activities that take place during a Whit Parade.
This film documents the area around Bradfield, the reservoir area near Sheffield, and the year according to various religious festivals such as Christmas and the Harvest Festival.
This film documents parades and memorial days in the Sheffield area over a two year period after the victory of the Allies in the Second World War. The film uses intertitles to explain events.
Arnold Beaumont, filmmaker, has captured the Whit Walks in Sheffield during the mid 1970s. He helped organise the walks in his role as Secretary of Christian Education Council, and his son, Andrew, also contributed to the events as the conductor of the singers. There were up to 11 churches that would take part in the Whit Walks in Sheffield during this time period.
This family film, set in South Yorkshire, is from the Hamilton collection and captures the Christmastime in 1977 and 1978 as well as a holiday to Butlins in Skegness.
An amateur film from the Hamilton collection, this film contains footage of a South Yorkshire Family at home together. There is footage of the family joking around in their home and footage from a Christmas party.
An amateur film from the Hamilton collection, this film shows a parade at a Miner's Gala on the busy streets of Wakefield, together with footage of a Butlins holiday in Filey and another trip to Torquay.
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.
This film is part of the Hamilton collection and contains footage of the birth of Clair Pratt in 1974. There is also footage of her christening, a trip to the zoo and the birth of her younger sibling.
A film by an amateur filmmaker, Stephen Hamilton, who is from the Mexborough area of South Yorkshire, captures family holidays and his daughter's second birthday.
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.
The Foundation Stone of the Park Hill Redevelopment Scheme was laid on 25 April, 1958. The film shows the laying of that stone marking the beginning of the build for the Park Hill Flats in Sheffield.
This film comprehensively documents a pageant celebrating the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. The film was made by the Barnsley Amateur Cinematograph Club and was also filmed in Barnsley at a sports arena. The film shows local schoolchildren from all over the county dressing up as peoples of the world and acting out parts of each countries culture.
Made by Eric Bolderson, this is a film of the changing of the guards in London followed by a children's fancy dress parade in Castleford.
A film by Eric Bolderson of classroom activity and a Christmas tea party at Hightown School in Castleford.
Part one of a film that shows the children of Crosspool Avenue in Sheffield. The film includes mainly leisure scenes around the family homes as well as a brief scene of a wedding.
Part two of a 'local newsreel', this film includes the marriages of the young residents of Crosspool Avenue in Sheffield throughout the 1970s.
The film shows part of the opening ceremony for Pond Street Bus Station, Sheffield and includes some general views of the bus station and surrounding area.
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,
This short film documents some of the festivities of the Sheffield University Rag Parade in 1965.
This short film made by John A Wilkinson which includes an athletics event, possibly a school sports day. There is also some brief footage of a carnival and a visit to Durham Cathedral.
This film documents an outdoor Youth Club event in the 1973. The film includes students from the Chaucer School.
This is a short film featuring a class of girls, at Norfolk School, Sheffield, with different style Easter Bonnets, filmed by Eric Smith.
This film captures a parade in Sheffield in 1965. Included in the film are images of many of the floats which make up the parade as well as scenes of the city centre.