This is a short film which includes scenes of canal docks, recreation at the swimming pool, and landscapes around Halifax in the autumn.
This film is part of the Cameron collection and records a parachute jump taken by a famous one armed man who had performed many such jumps across the country.
This film documents a variety of events at Hovingham, North Yorkshire including a cross country race at Harewood House. The film was made by Col. Sir William Arthington Worsley of Hovingham, 4th Baronet. He was also a cricketer who captained Yorkshire County Cricket Club in 1928 and 1929 and captured cricket events on film as well as life and events in and around Hovingham village.
This is a holiday film which was taken during a Yorkshire Family's cruise leaving from Liverpool, sailing about 3500 miles down to Teneriffe in the Canary Islands, and then the journey back to the UK. This film provides an interesting and unique perspective of travel during the 1930s. Well made and well documented with intertitles, the film includes leisure and entertainment activities aboard the ship as well as glimpses of the native peoples and lifestyles at various stops along the way providing insight into the life and leisure of Yorkshire people as well as those in other locations along the course of the cruise.
This is a film by Eric Bolderson of a group of friends on a weekend outing to Scarborough.
Made by Alan Sidi of the Mercury Movie Makers, this is a comical film that uses speeded up movement to show a train journey between Leeds and Bradford that takes less than ten minutes.
This is one of several films entitled ‘Out and About’ made by Ken Leckenby. It features several events in Leeds area during 1974 including the Lord Mayor's Parade, the celebration of the bi-centenary of Bingley Locks, Leeds Caribbean Carnival, the Model Boat World Championship, an air display and Morecombe Illuminations.
Topical Budget Newsreel 557-1 (27/4/1922)
Original film held by British Film Institute.
Part of the Drury Collection, this film documents a boat trip from North Yorkshire to Amsterdam taken by a couple and their friends.
Part two of an amateur film, this film documents a boat trip from North Yorkshire to Amsterdam taken by a couple and their friends.
This film documents a couple, who along with their friends, go on a skiing holiday in the Austrian Alps.
Afilm from the Tony Jackson collection, this film contains footage of a trip taken by Eileen and Tony Jackson around Scotland.
This film traces the development of the North York Moors Railway Society from 1967 to 1972. Each short section is preceded by an intertitle.
This film contains a number of shorter films focusing on the re-opening of the North York Moors Railway and events relating to the NYMR.
This film features developments and events on the North York Moors Railway between 1976 and 1979 with short sections preceded by intertitles.
The Masham Rally is always popular with steam enthusiasts. This two day event was filmed on the 15th and 16th July and includes, as well as steam tractors, other vintage machines and a display by a parachute team.
This is a series of films made by R.K. Snowden documenting some local events in Pickering in 1975 and 1976, with commentary. Each film is preceded by an intertitle.
A film made by Keith Snowden featuring several local events in Pickering during 1977 and 1978. Each film is preceded by an intertitle.
The film shows the various displays and events at the Pickering Traction Engine weekend Rally in August 1980. This includes traction engines, vintage tractors, cars, cycles and motorbikes, and other entertainment.
This programme documents the ten year anniversary of the opening of the National Railway Museum in York. The programme includes a look at the exhibits and interviews with various officials about their plans for the future of the museum.
This film documents a holiday in Llandudno and Blackpool in the summer of 1942 during the Second World War.
This film documents a holiday in Switzerland just after World War II. The film is mainly of countryside, but there are also people in traditional costume with some interesting technical shots.
This film documents a holiday in Bournemouth just after the war including good views of the countryside and coast.
This film shows Susan's school trips to the Lake District, London attractions and Windsor. In the Lakes the children visit many National Trust sights. Susan does not appear in the footage although the sights that she takes in are captured along with a boat ride on the River Thames.
This film shows the Queen Mary ship in 1964. The footage captures the boat at the harbour and setting sail.