This is a film chronicling Sheffield's Highgreen Secondary School visit to Stratford upon Avon. The film takes in the views of the journey as the coach travels through Warwickshire to its final destination.
This amateur film, taken by a teacher from High Green Secondary School near Sheffield, chronicles a school visit and sports day.
The pupils of High Green County Secondary School, Sheffield are captured this nice film taken by their teacher. The film includes footage of London and the fierce, but fun, competition of the sports day.
A foray into the video format gave Unit VIII a chance to make this documentary film about Marrow House, located near Barnsley.
This amateur film was made by a Wakefield-based businessman and chronicles a trip made by him and his family to a variety of churches, abbeys and cathedrals around Yorkshire. These include Beverly and York Minster and the ruins of Fountains and Whitby Abbey.
This amateur film by a Wakefield-based businessman of a trip to Austria which includes shots of the snow covered mountain tops and green hills lower down the valley.
This amateur film by a Wakefield-based businessman captures a family caravanning trip to Wales, which includes footage of the countryside, the coast and many picturesque old buildings. The camera captures many of scenic hills and valleys as well as visitor destinations such as Colwyn Bay.
Made by Leeds Movie Maker member Fred Wells, this is a film which documents the demolition of the Quarry Hill Flats and Westgate International Swimming Pool in Leeds. The commentary explains the reason for the demolition but also questions the Council's decision for these particular renovations.
Made by E.R. Hardy of the Halifax Cine Club, this is a film documenting a holiday to Austria and northern Italy. It is accompanied by a commentary that gives information on some of the locations visited.
The Police Staff College, Bramshill, is the principal police staff training establishment in the United Kingdom. The need for a training college for the police was pushed heavily by Sir Frank Newsam. The college was established in 1948 as the National Police College and originally located in Warwickshire; however, Newsam was able to secure its permanent base at Bramshill in 1960. This film, made by members of the West Riding of Yorkshire Constabulary, is a promotional film highlighting the different facilities and training the college has to offer.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. The film features scenes in London as well as scenes of a wedding.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. This film features footage of the Great Yorkshire Show and a trip to the Epworth Old Rectory, home of the Wesleys.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. The film contains footage of a trip to the Bristol Zoo before and Wells Cathedral.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire and captures shots of his farmhouse and the grounds of a local church. He was a keen filmmaker and would often take films of the local area as a record of village life.
This film was made by an amateur filmmaker who was a farmer from Reighton, near Filey, North Yorkshire. The film features a family holiday to the Isle of Sky.
This is a film of a group of people in the countryside and visiting Fountains Abbey.
This is a documentary produced by the Audio Visual Unit at Leeds University for the Genius of Venice (1500-1600) Exhibition of 1983. It is based upon the work of the famous sixteenth century Venetian writer Francesco Sansvino.
Title - A Sixteenth Century visit to Venice
This documentary addresses the changes taking place in the small village of Berry Brow located in the Kirklees area of Huddersfield. The village is amidst a huge change where the traditional terraced houses are being knocked down to make way for the tower blocks of the future, creating the “new” Berry Brow.
A documentary film produced by the Audio Visual Unit at Leeds University for West Yorkshire Metropolitan County Council that chronicles the work and findings of an archaeological dig at Dalton Parlours, West Yorkshire. Through filming, illustration, model reconstruction and commentary, the film traces the history of this ancient site that was a farming settlement in the Iron Age and location of a Roman Villa.
This is a film which chronicles the restoration of All Saints Church in the small North Yorkshire village of Sherburn-in-Elmet. The church has been damaged by an infestation of death watch beetles which have destroyed some of the vital beams.
A York-based filmmaker follows a man called 'Doug' as he tours the famous city of York, showing off its historical architecture and popular tourist attractions.
This film shows in detail a model of York around the River Ouse, probably set some time in the nineteenth century.
This film documents the early construction stages of the Sainsbury's supermarket in Foss Island, York, where the building still stands today.
A filmmaker from York chronicles some of the repair work carried out on the York Minster after it was damaged by a fire in 1984.
Made by a local York filmmaker, this film shows some of the winter flooding in York caused by the high level of the River Ouse.