This film comes from the Newfield School collection and is most likely from one of the faculty members. The film consists of a number of scenes both at home and on holiday capturing different aspects of leisure. Most of these include gardening at home, children playing on bicycles and pogo sticks, family picnics, faculty family bus trips, sailing in Norfolk on the Broads, an amusement park, and scenes of Brighton.
This is a story book film with animation made by Jack Eley. It features his daughter Susan who dreams of a fairy who conjures up animated stories.
This film is part of the Sharp collection and contains footage from the wedding of Peter Sharp and Pauline Moister at the Parish Church of St Peter, Shipley on 4th April, 1951. There are shots from the arrival of the guests and the wedding party at the church right up until the married couple leave the hotel in the leaving clothes.
This film is from the Kathleen Lockwood collection and contains footage from a medieval fair that is put on in the village. There is also footage from other activities that take place in the Holme Valley.
This film is part of the Kathleen Lockwood collection and contains footage from a trip to Scotland. There are shot of lochs, ferries and town in Oban, Dunollie Castle and Inverary as well as shots from a Highland event.
This film was part of the Kathleen Lockwood collection and contains footage of a large selection of baby animals. There are shots of a group of children playing with some of these animals as well as pretending to carrying out a variety of adult chores.
From the Whiteley Collection, this film captures the family during their leisure time at the family home while playing cricket in the garden.
The building of the Jane Whiteley Memorial Homes, October 25th 1933 was opened on 9th June 1934, the day culminating with a Yorkshire Tea held in the Methodist school room. The architect was John C. Proctor, Clarendon Road, Leeds. The home was built in memory of Jane Whiteley, Mr D.H.Whiteley's grandmother Jane, who died in 1932. The housing, four bungalows, built as the residence for the elderly or infirm, was to be rent free on condition they were kept neat and tidy and were especially for those who had worked at the mill. Most of the current residents still fit the category as elderly and a nominal fee is now charged. The homes are a registered charity.
Part of the Whiteley collection, this film captures the family during their leisure time at their family home, Highfield.
This is a short film of a 40th wedding anniversary which takes place in a garden.
The following is an educational filmstrip which contains information washing and the architecture of Wakefield.
This film documents the travels of a Sheffield-based family including countryside locations and departure from Manchester airport.
This is a short film in two parts: the first is of the Blakely family; the second part is in a steelworks.
This is a film of a family on holiday along the Yorkshire coast.
This is a film which documents a family's holiday in the North of England.
This film features several weddings and some family outings.
This is a documentary on campaigns against violence against women with a focus on West Yorkshire. The documentary was made by Vera Media Production as part of the Yorkshire Media Consortium project. The film uses the Conference on Responses to Male Violence against Women and Children in Leeds in 2000 as a fulcrum to explore issues around violence against women, tracing campaigns back to the early 1970s, and bringing the situation up-to-date in 2000. The film mainly takes the form of interviews with leading activists in this area, including a senior woman police officer.
This is a documentary provides an insight into the shopping patterns of four households living in rural North Yorkshire at the end of the millennium. The film was made by Yorvid Productions as part of the Yorkshire Media Consortium project. It shows the shopping habits of a family and several individuals in Malton, Kirkby Moorside and Helmsley, and the good and bad sides of shopping in a rural area.
This film comprises of various exerts from the lives of the Lascelles' family during the 1940s, capturing the family maintaining the grounds within Harewood house.
This is a brief film of a family together at Christmas.
A film that shows a family enjoying their garden and engaging in leisure pursuits.
This family film includes footage of the family in their home as well as during their leisure time at the seaside.
This is a film of the two children of amateur filmmaker Lawrence Wright, and of a cine group outing to Windsor, Eton and Spurn Point, where they go on a trip on the life boat (see also 1431).
Part of the Oldridge collection, this film captures one or more weddings in 1931.
This is a film of a wedding, followed by some general family scenes at home and on holiday by the sea.