This is a film which documents the visit of Princess Anne to the Newland Estate in 1971. During her visit she meets with most of the members of staff, many of the children of the society, and takes a tour around the premises. The last part of the film continues with the celebration when members of the society return to the estate for the Anniversary party.
This is a short film of members of the Sailors' Children's Society on holiday at a beachside resort.
This film documents the fundraising activities of the research ship Discovery for the Sailors' Children's Society through the sponsored shave of the Chief Engineer and a darts competition.
This is a film which documents Princess Diana's visit to the Newland Estate and her tour around the premises.
This film documents the celebrations at the Newland Estate for the Queen Mum's birthday (although the Queen Mum does not make an appearance.)
This is a promotional film for the launch of the Sailors' Families' Society and to ask for continued support of the organisation.
This tape is a compilation of transfers of different films from the SFS collection including:
1936 Reunion, Visit of Princess Mary 1949, Appeals Film 1950, Gladys Young Appeal, Countess Visit, Queen's Visit 1957, Family Day 1959, A Family Affair, TV Appeal 1964, 100 Years of Care, The Ship Might Sink, Safe on Shore, Family Day at Newland 1981-4.
The following title is only available in this VHS copy and therefore will be catalogued here. For other titles, please see individual catalogue entries.
The film opens with a title - Viscountess Lewisham visits the Newland Homes 28th March 1959
This is a film which documents Princess Mary's visit to the Newland estate in 1949. At the end of the film, there is another woman who is briefly seen visiting the estate as well, however, she has not been identified.
This is a short film documenting Family Day events at the Newland Estate.
This is a short film which captures portions of a football match at the Newland Estate. The film is taken from a close-up range with some footage being taken from behind the goal as well as various points around the field.
On 18th May, 1957, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip made a visit to Hull. During their visit, the Royals toured many different areas of the city, including the Sailors' Children's Society, St Andrew’s Docks, a council estate, the University, Kingston General Hospital and the King George Dock. This film is part of the Humberside Police collection, and members of this force were responsible for security during the Queen’s visit.
Made in 1977 by members of the Humberside Police, this film is a compilation of places and events in the Humberside area, covering North Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire. The film includes the building of the Humber Bridge, the Hull Prison riot, the well-known docks of the Humber, a power plant, housing and slum clearance in Hull, Beverley and the surrounding countryside, the fire at Flixborough Power Station, Lindsey Oil Refinery and a caravan park. Additionally, a good portion of the film is made up of aerial footage.
This is a short film that shows the police cadets in Hull. The cadets exit the police station and get into a van, that has canoes on the top, as they are off for a weekend together.
This is a narrative film made by serving police officers at Hull City Police Station which highlights the dangers of the roads. It explains how all people who drive should learn to drive safely in order to prevent accidents which in danger others as well as themselves.
Part of the Humberside Police Collection, this film captures the parade which takes place to mark the closing of Hull City Police Force Headquarters.
This is a film about how the new police force fights crime as it moves into the 21st century. They are aided by the Police National Computer and new policing methods are shown with the Humberside area as a backdrop to the action.
Made by inspector Jowett of the Humberside Police, this film is one of many road safety features highlighting the danger on the roads now that traffic had greatly increased. It displays how both pedestrians and drivers need to be more aware of the road. The story is told through a fictional narrative to show the public the new dangers on the road. The promotion of road safety through a cautionary tale was a very popular method of training both the police and the public.
Made by members of the Humberside Police, this film captures the Grand Road Safety Pageant in 1948. The film includes footage of car inspections, a fancy dress competition, and accident and safety demonstrations.
A film by the Humberside Police (Hull) that talks through the meaning of different saftey labels. This is particulay important when officers are asked to go to the scene of a chemical spillage.
This film is a road safety film made by an officer of the Humberside Police Force. Through a narrative story, the film teaches children they should be more aware of the roads.
This film documents the opening ceremony of the Hull Police Force Headquarters. It includes footage of the police force and local dignitaries at the HQ opening.
This film features a Commemoration for the members of the police force who lost their lives fighting in World War Two.
Part of the Humberside Police Collection, this film documents a commemoration and parade held in Hull as a mark of respect for the death of King George VI death.
This safety film, made by the Humberside Police, illustrates the dangers of carelessness at home and in public. This film uses scenarios to depict what silly acts will cause accidents and then at the end shows the alternative and safer way to do things.