Part of the Bradford College Collection, this film shows some of the classes in which students could enroll including a needlework and automotive class.
Part of the Bradford College Collection, this film shows some of the classes in which students could enroll including a hairdressing course.
This film contains footage from the nursery school within Bradford Technical College and from a barbering class where some students are learning how to cut hair.
This film includes footage a language class and a wig-making class in Bradford Technical College. The shots from the language lab depict the facilities and equipment the students use and the techniques used to make hair pieces in the wig-making class.
This film includes footage from a pharmacy class at Bradford College.
Part of the Bradford Technical College collection, this film contains footage from the Great Yorkshire Show, specifically showcasing the College's Wool Exhibition.
This film is a scrapbook of a Sheffield family at home, at an event in Endcliffe Park, with friends and watching the University Student's Rag Parade along the High Street.
This is a very well made comedy film about a student at Sheffield University pursuing a woman he falls for and having a running slapstick battle with a policeman. It also features the students' Hospital Rag parade.
This is a film of the first Lock Lane Pram Race in Castleford, a fun charity event held annually for several years in the early 1960s. The film shows the race from beginning to end, with a commentary by the filmmaker, Eric Bolderson, explaining the origins of the race.
This is a film of the annual Pram Race and fancy dress competition in Castleford; a fun event in aid of Charity, held for several years in the early 1960s. It shows the race from beginning to end, and the humorous antics of the participants.
This is a film of the Castleford Carnival of 1963; from the start of the Carnival, through the streets of Castleford and ending with a fireworks display.
Made by Eric Bolderson, this is a film of the annual Pram Race and fancy dress competition in Castleford, a fun event in aid of Charity which was held for several years in the early 1960s. It shows locals enjoying a drink in various pubs, the Gala Queen competition, the children’s and adult’s fancy dress competitions, and the pram race from beginning to end including the humorous antics of its participants.
This is a film from the Taylor family collection. It shows scenes from the early years of the two children from the 1930s, playing in their garden, and the whole family on holiday at Scarborough on the beach.
This is a film from the Taylor family collection. It shows scenes from the early years of the two children from the 1930s, playing at in the countryside and in their garden.
This is a film from the Taylor family collection. It shows scenes from the family at home and out in the countryside, as well as holidaying at the seaside. There is also a school sports day and a Home Guard drill and photo.
This film was produced by Sheffield Transport Department to advertise and promote the use of buses in and around Sheffield, providing a commentary on the places visited. The film shows a Sheffield family having a day out to Fox House, just near the border with Derbyshire.
This film was produced by Sheffield Transport Department to advertise and promote the use of buses in and around Sheffield, providing a commentary on the places visited. The film presents a bus tour from Sheffield around the reservoirs in the Loxley Valley and Bradfield Valley.
This film is a compilation of titles which are part of the Bridlington Reference Library Collection. Included are scenes taking at Fisherman's Sunday in 1932, a news reel about Lightweight Boxing champion Billy Thompson, and scenes at the seaside at Bridlington in the 1920s.
This film shows different places and events in the city of York. Many of York's historic landmarks are included as well as scenes of the Mystery Plays, the Regatta, and unique footage of the open-air market.
This film shows the wedding of Trevor Foster, player for Bradford Northern Rugby, which took place in 1949. The film includes footage of the couple outside the church as well as part of the reception.
At Home with Grattan is a promotional film for the mail order catalogue service provided by the company with offices based in Leicester, Rotherham, Hull and Bradford .
Made by members of the Harrogate Cine Club, this is a picturesque film which includes footage of things connected with spring such as like baby animals and flowers.
Melody in Flowers focuses particularly on tulips, showing them in the field, being sold, and used on floats for a parade. Included in the parade are two men in blackface who stand in the middle of a busy street, and so illustrates a drastic change in social attitudes towards race.
Made by members of the Harrogate Cine Club, this film captures some of the well-known landmarks in York as well as the annual cycle rally on the Knavesmire.
This film is a comprehensive documentation of the police operations in Leeds on significant football match days featuring Leeds United football club in 1979. The film chronicles the strategies employed by police as they escort supporters to and from Elland Road Stadium, and the on-going enforcement inside the stadium. There are also brief snippets from the football match between Leeds United and Ipswich Town on 7th April.