Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film captures a family holiday by the coast in Scotland.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film captures a family holiday to North Italy.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this film documents a family holiday on the beach in the 1950s.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this is a film of a women's beauty competition.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, this is film of the Wainwright family at play in their garden and at Bolton Abbey.
Part of the Wainwright Collection, the following film is in four parts: Richard Wainwright swimming in the sea (1930), the Wainwright family in the garden at Mundesley (1931), tennis (1929) and the seaside.
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 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.
This film documents the opening ceremony of the newly built sea wall at Hornsea as well as the presentation of a new fire engine by Mrs. A. Easton.
This reference tape contains copies of the following films:
Close Up North (Disappearing Coast)
Port of Hull
New Heart for a City
This film records several family trips to Scarborough and includes footage of the family on the beach, the promenade, and the Scarborough caravan park.
This film is a compilation of three films of family trips to Scarborough. The film includes scenic footage of the seaside town as well as scenes of the family during their leisure time.
This film captures life on the docks of Grimsby during the 1970s. It includes footage of fishermen unloading their catch of the day, Bobbers and their swinging baskets, and an auction later on in the day to sell the fresh catch.
The Lyke Wake Walk was started by a local farmer, Bill Cowley, in the North Riding of Yorkshire in 1955. He pointed out that one could walk 40 miles (64 km) over the high moors of north-east Yorkshire from east to west (or vice-versa) on heather all the way (except for crossing one or two roads). He issued a challenge that walkers took up with great enthusiasm, challenging them to walk it in less than 24 hours from Scarth Wood Moor, near Osmotherley at the western extremity of the moors, to Ravenscar on the coast.
This film comprehensively documents a trans-Atlantic yacht race. Initially the film shows the transportation of the yacht to New York before the race begins. During the race the filmmaker captures the on board experience shooting primarily from the yacht itself.
This film consists of both black and white and colour images of the family enjoying different events. The family attend a race day and go on outings to the countryside. Also included is their stay at the Clovenfords Hotel located in Scotland. The family take part in sailing, swimming, golf and boat trips.
This film features a family during their leisure time during which they take many trips. The family visit many beaches, take walks around the countryside and rivers, swim at the outdoor pool, and attend a horse race at Harewood house.
This film shows a family enjoying time together at their home as well as taking trips to Brimham Rocks, Brampton and Scarborough.
Filmed by Herbert Johnson, this film captures events and social gatherings of the Whitby Yacht Club. The club members take part in many activities such as a hunting meet, a gymkhana, a parade, and fishermen at Whitby by docks, swimming and boat races in Whitby harbour and rough waters at Whitby.
Made by Robert Freeman, this is a film of his two children playing outside around the family home in Bridlington.
Made by Robert Freeman, this is a short film of a family trip to Scotland in June, 1969.
Part of the Freeman Collection, this film includes footage taken during a family day out at the seaside.
Part of the Freeman Collection, this film includes footage taken during a family day out in Harwich.
Part of the Freeman collection, this film short film of a family trip to Butlins.
Part of the Freeman collection, this film includes footage taken in Scotland, a day out in Scarborough, and some of London's famous sites including Piccadilly Circus and Buckingham Palace.