On 18th May, 1957, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip made a visit to Hull. During their visit, the Royals toured many different areas of the city, including the Sailors' Children's Society, St Andrew’s Docks, a council estate, the University, Kingston General Hospital and the King George Dock. This film is part of the Humberside Police collection, and members of this force were responsible for security during the Queen’s visit.
Made by Debenham & Co. York, this, this film documents the League of Nations Pageant procession through Queen Victoria Square in Hull.
Made in and around Hull, this film contains footage of a street party which was held in celebration of the 1935 Jubilee. The film also includes a fancy dress competition at the Stoneferry Carnival and physical fitness displays by members of the Hull Physical Culture Club.
Part of the Smith Collection, this film is a compilation of weddings which took place in the early 1930s at the Guildhall in Hull. Most of the footage is taken from the steps of the Guildhall as the brides arrive and as the newlyweds exit the building after the ceremony. The film also contains footage of The Avenues covered in snow.
Post-match celebrations on the pitch as Hull FC win a rugby game that took place at Hull Boulevard on 4th May, 1980.
A family celebrates a girl's second birthday at the family home in Hull.
The Queen and Prince Philip arrive in Hull as part of the Royal Silver Jubilee tour in 1977. The Queen is seen smiling and taking flowers from well-wishers.