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Beauty in the Borough

An amateur film of floral colour in Haringey.

Southgate Celebrates the Coronation

Newsreel footage of celebrations in Southgate for the 1953 Coronation

Local views of Friern Barnet

Local footage from the Friern Barnet area

Arsenal May 1971

Arsenal victory parade after their legendary 1971 double victory.

What Future for Haringey?

A municipal film considering Haringey's future.

The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

The history of Wood Green. Development from tiny hamlet to…

About Hampstead

A film celebrating the surrounds of Hampstead.

Southgate Newsreel

Lord Mayor of London sets the foundation stone for a…

Bazaar Nov'64/Edmonton Dec'64 onwards

Christmas scenes and Street scenes of Edmonton.

Change in Friern Barnet

Local 2 local footage around Friern Barnet

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The Changing Years: The History and Development of Wood Green

The history of Wood Green. Development from tiny hamlet to…

What Future for Haringey?

A municipal film considering Haringey's future.

S.E.18: Impressions of a London Suburb

Woolwich scenes: the Queen Mother's visit; football; Woolwich Arsenal; the…

Coming to Hospital

A film to help children understand and feel comfortable with…

The Sacred Grove. The Grove: 2000 Years of English History

A record of The Grove House and surrounding area on…

Public Gas Tests June 7th 1941 Borough of Bexley

Amateur film of a civil defence exercise. Tear gas is…

Miss Sharman's Childrens Homes, Sydenham

A mixture of black and white and colour film showing…

St Mary's Bay

Scenes from a school holiday trip based at St Mary's…

Opening Ceremony of the Research and Administration Building, Parke, Davis…

The building was opened by the Right Worshipful Mayor of…

Queen Mary's Hospital School

A film made at Queen Mary's Hospital for Children in…

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Topical Budget: One Way Of Solving The Traffic Problem (1924)

Walking, crammed on to trucks or gleefully riding bikes, commuters…

Buses at Ilford Broadway

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Topical Budget: ‘Johnnie’s’ Welcome Home, Croydon (1930)

Incredible scenes as an estimated one million people descend on…

Joan Littlewood Pleasure Roll 54 - underground station, people

Going underground. Take a trip on the tube in 1963 with…

Steam Engines and Station

Rare film record of the Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Light…

Seatbelt Sense

Road safety film promoting the wearing of seat belts in…

The Tale of Elsie Bossing

An animated road safety film.            

Street Scene (Muswell Hill II)

Amateur film of Muswell Hill railway station.

Heathrow Airport

Amateur film of construction work at Heathrow Airport.

What is Traffic?

Road safety film aimed at primary schoolchildren.

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Redbridge Museum and Heritage Centre

Redbridge Museum, Local Studies & Archive's film collection is mainly comprised of digital films produced by the Museum and Archive, the majority of which are oral history interviews of local residents and reflect the diverse nature of the borough of Redbridge. Films by the Museum include: Collecting the Olympics - the impact on Redbridge (2011); Teen Dreams - 60 years of Redbridge teenage life (2011); the Restoration of Valentines Mansion (2009); ARIANA - refugee heritage project with a local Afghani group (2006); Childhood in Redbridge (2006);the history of Highlands Primary School (2006); the centenary of Hainault Forest Country Park (2006);…

 

 
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