This is a compilation of films made by David Harrison, a Hull fish merchant, featuring St Andrew’s Fish Docks, his family, and some local Hull scenes. The film gives a unique look at the fishing industry in Hull during this time period and the sense of camaraderie among the workers.
Part of the Hainsworth Collection, this film includes footage of the family at their home in Pudsey, days out on the beach in Bridlington, and three weddings.
This film contains footage of Filey and Scarborough beaches and the recreational activities offered by both seaside destinations. Also included are brief scenes of York and its famous city walls.
Part of the Cross collection, this film is made up of a series of films taken during the family's travels and days out. Destinations include Whitby, Canterbury, Wales,
This film documents a trip to Whitby.
This film is a record of the Whitby Regatta.
This film contains footage of many different types of boats which can be found along the river ways and in the harbours of England.
This film is about a holiday to the National Association of Local Government Officers (NALGO) holiday camp in Cayton. It provides a good example of a group holiday in the 1950s and includes events at the camp including races and the crowning of the Cayton King and Queen.
'Random Recordings' is the first title of this film made by Eric Hall, a keen amateur cinematographer from West Yorkshire. This film consists of a variety of brief scenes and images which he took beginning in 1929 and mostly includes footage of his family and friends during their leisure and travel time. Also included in this film is footage from the York Mystery Plays which were performed at the Museum Gardens in 1951.
This film is a record of an organised staff tour to Hastings by the Barnsley Co-operative Society. The film is accompanied by a commentary which guides the viewer through the journey.
This film by Kenneth Raynor documents parts of Scarborough during a trip he took in 1943, focusing particularly on Peasholm Park and the Scarborough beach.
Made by Mr. Chatburn, this film documents the Chatburn family's visit to Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay. This well-shot film includes scenic footage of Whitby and the surrounding area as well as North Sea Fishing boats and fishermen in Whitby Harbour.
This film documents a Butlins show from the Regency Showbar in Filey. The film includes footage of the Lovely Legs competition as well as the other entertainment put on at the holiday camp, mostly in the Regency Ballroom.
This film documents a family trip to Butlins Holiday camp in Filey. The film provides a good example of leisure activities in the 1970s and includes footage of the holiday camp as well as the different shops around town.
This film documents a holiday trip to Butlins, Filey, in North Yorkshire and is one of several by the same filmmaker.
This film is documents a family holiday at Butlins, in Filey, one of several by the same filmmaker.
This film documents a family trip to Butlins, in Filey. It includes footage of some of the amusements at the Butlins Holiday Camp including carousel rides, a pool hall, and leisure time on the beach.
This film shows men working on St. Andrew's Fish Dock in Hull and the methods of their work. It provides an interesting look at this side of the fishing industry in 1962.
This amateur film was made by a Wakefield based businessman and contains footage from a variety of different sites in Yorkshire including Scarborough, Bridlington and Butlin's Holiday Camp at Filey.
This amateur film was made by a Wakefield-based businessman and captures a family holiday in Norfolk. There is footage of their caravans and campsite, as well as the sea and the town.
This film was made by a Wakefield-based businessman and contains footage of a holiday taken by the Wilkinson family to the Devon seaside resort. There are shots of the coastline and beaches as well as some of the amenities available to visitors.
Made by a Wakefield-based businessman, this film documents his family caravanning holiday to Ulrome Sands. The film features the family during their leisure time, playing on the beach, and scenes around the caravan park.
This film is from the Wilkinson collection and contains footage of a family holiday to Bournemouth and the south coast of England. There are shots of many small towns, villages and beach-side resorts, Southsea in Portsmouth as well as a trip to a zoo.
Part of the Hattersley Collection, this short film features a family holiday to Scotland including a visit to the beach and rock climbing.
Part of the Hattersley Collection, this film documents a family holiday to Newquay in 1962.