Your search results for 'Playgrounds' (21)
British Home Design 1935 1935
A stunning promotional film presenting a picture of the huge growth of suburbia in the 1930s; featuring Art Deco and British Moderne style buildings with acres of Crittal wndows.
20 mins United Kingdom
Village Ventures - Adventure Playground 1980
Our Movie Album 1949
Join David and Vincent as they play on the streets and seafront of Hastings and St Leonards. There's even a trip to the Festival of Britain and a glamourous film premiere in London.
35 mins United Kingdom
All You Need's an Excuse 1972
East London parents take matters into their own hands to claim a play space for their kids in traffic-filled Beckton.
11 mins United Kingdom
Lady Allen 1971
Engrossing 1970s TV profile of Lady Allen of Hurtwood - passionate campaigner for every child's right to play
14 mins United Kingdom
Know Your Borough: Merton 1951
Civic pride in Merton, as this film celebrates the borough’s parks, playgrounds and, er, sewage works, while also showing the “ancient ceremony of mayor-making”.
12 mins United Kingdom
Hanwell Carnival 1969
See and hear one of the capital's most historic carnivals in this colourful record of the Hanwell Carnival.
8 mins United Kingdom
Dulais Valley - carnivals, wedding, playground, swimming, majorettes 1965
Master baker John Dillwyn Williams, owner of Duffryn Bakery, Onllwyn, turns his hand to film-making and captures community events in glorious colour.
36 mins Wales
Ocean Collieries Recreational Union 1934
The Ocean Coal Company plays its part in the “war against dirt” by providing pithead baths. Its new sports facilities and playgrounds offer healthy fun for all the community.
9 mins Wales
Do Something! 1970
This Week investigates how racial tensions in Islington are being stoked by social pressures, and what residents are doing to improve the area.
26 mins United Kingdom Director. Ross Devenish
Playground Express 1955
Kids face the closure of their Brighton playground but fight back to reclaim it, with a little help from the iconic Volks Railway
17 mins United Kingdom Director. John Irwin
Local Scenes and Family Pictures 1927
Grandma and Grandad also join in the fun of this home movie - with beaches, swings & roundabouts and a medieval pageant led by Christopher Robin
14 mins United Kingdom
Norwich Old and New (Reel Two of Four) 1958
Captain Sandys-Winsch’s public parks, and Surrey Street’s bus station and Norwich Union HQ distinguish Norfolk’s capital, captured by amateur filmmaker Brian Cheesman.
28 mins United Kingdom
Wisley Gardens 1970
Stunning horticultural beauty at Wisley Gardens is the focus of one Londoner’s lens on a day trip out of the city.
3 mins United Kingdom
New Jubilee Playground in Otterton 1978
The Lord Lieutenant of Devon opens a new children’s playground in Otterton
Landmarks of Lisburn 1960
Take a tour through the Lisburn of yesteryear
5 mins Northern Ireland
It's Ours Whatever They Say 1972
Holloway council tenants go to war with Islington Council over the provision of a playground for local children.
36 mins United Kingdom Director. Jenny Barraclough
The grim message of this film for youngsters shows how a lack of road sense combined with faulty bicycle brakes results in more than broken bones
9 mins United Kingdom
A Place to Play 1972
A taste of freedom: children in the Splott, Butetown and Grangetown areas of Cardiff get a chance to play, explore and invent in the city’s experimental adventure playgrounds.
11 mins Wales
The Silent Playground 1963
A warning tale about the dangers of taking sweets from strangers.
75 mins United Kingdom Director. Stanley Goulder
Polish School 1966
Students of a Catholic Sunday School in Islington celebrate a Polish holiday in traditional costume.
6 mins United Kingdom