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LocalEyes community cataloguing — Enfield

Welcome to the LocalEyes community cataloguing page for the borough of Enfield. Films on this page record life in Enfield across the 20th century and up to the present day.

We would like your help to bring these films to life. Perhaps you can identify people and places or the years the the films were shot or you know who made the films. We'd also love you to share memories and any other information about these historic records of Enfield life.

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Enfield Festival 1st May to 15th July 1972: Festivals of London 1972
Film from the Enfield Festival, part of the Festivals of London in 1972.
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1972
19m 33s
16mm film
Colour
Sound
Enfield Charter Day - Welcome
An item from the Gaumont British News newsreel about the formal celebrations surrounding the incorporation of Enfield as a municipal borough - 27th September 1955.
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29.09.1955
2m 43s
35mm film
B&W
Sound
Edmonton Horse Show, Barrass Stadium
An Edmonton Film Society film on the Edmonton Horse Show at the Henry Barrass Stadium on Houndsfield Road, within Jubilee Park.
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18.05.1959
31m 7s
Standard 8mm film
Colour
Silent
Southgate Newsreel
Lord Mayor of London sets the foundation stone for a school; new Diesel trains for Palmers Green; school centenary celebrations; scented garden for the blind; Southgate Horticultural Society Show Fete Gymkhana
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1958-59
16m 22s
Standard 8mm film
Colour
Sound
Southgate's Charter Day 1933
Pathe news reel on Southgate's Charter Day 1933; Southgate presented with a Charter of Incorporation by HRH Prince George (later Duke of Kent).
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1933
7m 20s
35mm film negative
B&W
Sound
Southgate's New Running Track
A new running track in Broomfield Park, Southgate, hosts the borough championships, with footage of numerous track and field events including the high jump, long jump and various sprints, hurdles and steeplechases. Notable also for the presence of a couple of black athletes, one of whom is pipped at the line in a well-filmed 880 yard race. The crowd is vast and BBC cameras are also there to record the action.
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1950
11m 26s
16mm film
B&W
Silent

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